Our rehearsal this week was such a fulfilling session! All the actors arrived with excitement, child-like joy, and enthusiasm, sharing with each other all the places they brought flyers to and all the people in their circles who will be coming to support them and witness the show they’ve all worked so hard on.
Over the past month, From the Roots Theatre Project with the women at Immigrant Women’s Services Ottawa has been overflowing with stories. Stories of hope and change, stories of fear and loss and stories celebrating womanhood.
Zip, Zap, Zop is a longtime theatre game favourite, but it wasn’t on my workshop agenda until one of the participants in the workshop I led for newcomer girls at Immigrant Women Services Ottawa (IWSO) last weekend requested it.