NEXTNextfest Play Readings

L’UniThéâtre in La Cité Francophone | 8627 91 St
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 10:00am


Written and directed by Emma Walker
Featuring Sadie Bowling, Liam Hodder, Michael Long, and Julie Sucie

Throughout struggles with her family and their numerous conflicts, Olive, a twelve year old girl, discovers a way to comfort herself in high stress situations. In a retelling of traumatic events within her family, Olive attempts to remain steadfast in her belief that everything will be alright in the end.


Written and directed by Nathan Behnke
Featuring Daniel Kovacs, Matthew Parsons and Cody Quinlan-Toope

A grief stricken man recounts the events of his wife’s murder while dealing with his own guilt. Will the man redeem himself or will his inner demons consume him?


Written and directed by Calley Symyrozum
Featuring Sydney Cogangrahn, Shania Lehmann, Finn Smith, and James Zhang

Millions of children all over the world are constantly being bought, sold, and having their childhood stolen from them. A young girl enters what she thinks will be an ordinary family dinner only to learn this will be the last. Will she even be asked her name?