Targeted to industry professionals and open to all, these discussions and presentations will explore the ideas and innovations that move the performing arts forward. Facilitated by Soulpepper Artistic Director Albert Schultz. See dates, times, guests and topics below. Admission is Free.
Wednesday, July 12 – 3:30 PM (The Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre)
From Stage to Screen, with Albert Schultz, Ins Choi, Paul Sun-Hyung Lee
In the fall of 2016 Kim’s Convenience, Canada’s most successful new play, became Canada’s most successful new television show. With this exciting debut Soulpepper became the first theatre in Canada to have a broadcast show, and put the company at the forefront of embracing new dissemination possibilities for the performing arts. Join Artistic Director Albert Schultz, creator Ins Choi, and actor Paul Sun-Hyung Lee, as they discuss the journey from the public stage to Canada's living room.
Wednesday, July 26 – 5:00 PM (The Irene Diamond Stage)
Soulpepper's Artistic Director Albert Schultz and Theatre Development Fund's Executive Director Victoria Bailey lead a discussion on ways to engage an audience to build a healthier theater culture.