Mainstage Production History

The festival has been around since the 1960’s, and we’ve done a lot of shows since then!  Here’s an  record of the Mainstage productions going way back to 2010.


Performance Adjudicator Christopher Duthie/Technical Adjudicator Jessie Paynter


Diefenbaker Camp Dief Summer of 1999 by Alison Miller & Megane Ducharme

Bishop Caroll Radium Girls by D.W. Gregory

Notre Dame A Mother’s Voice by Chris Owen


St. Francis High School Hallmark of Horrors by Peter Bloedel 

Joane Cardinal Schubert Among Friends and Clutter by Lindsay Price 

Dr. E.P. Scarlett Black Comedy by Peter Shaffer 


Centennial High School The Midnight Caller by Horton Foote 

Renert School Check It Out by Kico Gonzalez-Risso

William Aberhart Scenes from: Love and Information by Caryl Churchill


Performance Adjudicator:  Jenna Turk/ Technical Adjudicator: Deitra Kayln


EP Scarlett  Alan Lightman’s Einstein’s Dreams adapted for the stage by Kipp Erante Cheng

John G. Diefenbaker How the Vote Was Won by Cecily Hamilton & Christopher St. John

St. Francis hady Meadows by Lisa Dillman


St. Francis  Brownstone 213 by Anne Cerv

Crescent Heights The Murder of Barnaby Hall by Mira Harvey, Thomas Finch and Kate Cunningham

West Island College The Irremediable Heart is a Satellite by Ensemble


Centennial Women and War by Jack Hilton Cunningham

William Aberhart Games by Peter Filichia


Performance Adjudicator:  Simon Mallet/ Technical Adjudicator: Julia Wasilewski


St. Francis  Dark Road by Laura Lundgren Smith

Western Canada  Exploder by The Cast


William Aberhart The Fifteen Minute Hamlet by Tom Stoppard

Crescent Heights Where Have All The Lighting Bugs Gone? by Tom Stoppard

Centennial The Actor’s Nightmare by Christopher Durang


Dr. EP Scarlett Cage Birds by David Campton 

Lord Beaverbrook The Feud Court by the Ensemble


Performance Adjudicator:  Nicola Elson / Technical Adjudicator: Tuled Giovanazzi

Wednesday, May 4th, 7pm

William Aberhart …And Others by Dennis Bush
Crescent Heights I Never Saw Another Butterfly by Celeste Raspanti

Thursday, May 5th, 7pm

St. Francis That Scottish Play by Simon Denver
Centennial Albertine in Five Times Michel Tremblay
translated by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco

Friday, May 6th, 7pm

Dr. EP Scarlett The Real Inspector Hound by Tom Stoppard
Henry Wise Wood The Insect Play by Joseph & Karl Capek
Adapted by Mrs. Brenda Calnan


Performance Adjudicator: David van Belle  Technical Adjudicator: Mandy Clark

William Aberhart Tongues by Sam Shepard
Bishop Carroll Why Do We Laugh? by Stephen Gregg
Lester B. Pearson Crime in the Madhouse by Andre de Lorde & Alfred Binet
translated by Andre Gisiger
adapted by Mel Gordon
St. Francis Women and War by Jack Hilton Cunningham
Centennial Savage/Love by Sam Shepard
Notre Dame Shuddersome: Tales of Poe adapted by Lindsay Price
Henry Wisewood When God Comes To Breakfast
You Don’t Burn The Toast
by Gary Apple
Dr. EP Scarlett truth and reconciliation by Debbie Tucker Green


Performance Adjudicator: David van Belle | Technical Adjudicator: Scott Morris

EP Scarlett This Is A Test by Stephen Gregg
Lord Beaverbrook Elephant’s Graveyard by George Brant
William Aberhart Almost, Maine by John Cariani
John Diefenbaker Aria Da Capo by Edna St. Vincent Millay
St. Francis Sleepy Hollow by Coralie Bedier
Crescent Heights Boy’s Own Jedi Handbook by Stephen Massicotte
Centennial Jack or The Submission by Eugene Ionesco
Bishop Carroll Almost, Maine by John Cariani
Western Canada Everything and Nothing by The Ensemble


Performance Adjudicator: Glenda Stirling | Technical Adjudicator: Jed Tomlinson

Centennial Tuesdays & Sundays by Daniel Arnold & Medina Hahn
William Aberhart The Making of Warriors by Sharon Pollack
EP Scarlett We Were Dancing by Noel Coward
St. Francis The Katrina Project by Michael Marks & Mackenzie Westmoreland
Sir Winston Churchill The Omelet Murder Case by Tim Kelly
Lester B. Pearson Head by Mark Mason
Western Canada Legoland by Jacob Richmond
Bishop Carroll The Spirit of Life by David F.Eliet & Yaffa Eliach
Lord Beaverbrook Operators by Margaret Hollingsworth


Performance Adjudicator: Grant Reddick | Technical Adjudicator: Dan Hall

Bishop Carroll Property Rights by Alan Haehnel
Queen Elizabeth On Vacation by Gert Hofmann
Saint Francis The Least Offensive Play in the Whole Darn World by Jonathan Rand
Dr EP Scarlett Mostellaria (The Haunted House) by Plautus
Notre Dame The Apple Tree: The Diary of Adam and Eve by Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick
Bowness Never Swim Alone by Daniel MacIvor
Lord Beaverbrook Among Friends and Clutter by Lindsay Price


Performance Adjudicator: Vicki Stroich | Technical Adjudicator: Aaron Newbert

Lord Beaverbrook The Astonishing Adventures of Awesome Girl and Radical Boy by Ethan Cole
Bishop O’Byrne What If Life Were A Musical? by The Ensemble
John G Diefenbaker Tuna Fish Eulogy by Lindsay Price
Dr EP Scarlett Us and Them by David Campton
Saint Francis Till We Meet Again by Colin and Mary Crowther
Crescent Heights Why Do We Laugh? by Stephen Gregg
Bishop Carroll Us and Them by David Campton
Western Canada Art for Teenage Boys and Girls by The Ensemble


Performance Adjudicator: Eric Rose | Technical Adjudicator: Ailsa Birnie

Crescent Heights Competition Piece by John S. Wells
Ernest Manning The Bald Soprano by Eugene Ionesco
Bishop O’Byrne A Touch of Olympic Magic by Mayra Palomino and Laura Perry
Bowness The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
Saint Francis The Spelling of Coynes by Jules Tasca
Dr. EP Scarlett Speak Truth to Power: Voices from Beyond the Dark by Ariel Dorfman
Lester B Pearson A Troll’s Tale by Mark Mason
Notre Dame Hard Candy by Jonathan Rand
Lord Beaverbrook Interview by Jean-Claude van Itallie