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Congratulations to Nicholas Guerreiro, whose play, End of Term, was chosen as the Youth-Category-Play for SKAMpede by our special Teen Selection Committee! This summer’s SKAMpede audience will see this comedic piece performed by SYC teens.
To our SKAM School of Performing Arts students, parents, and supporters:
We want to reassure you that we are complying with the new health regulations set out by the BC government yesterday (Thursday) and that our school remains a safe, healthy and nurturing place for students.
Theatre SKAM is pleased to announce that at our Annual General Meeting on September 25, Dominique Jacobs and Jay Duncan joined our board.
Dominique Jacobs' Bio
Born in Cape Town, South Africa, Dominique’s family fled persecution from the apartheid regime to come to North America in the early 80’s. She is a Communications Specialist with international experience.
Photo: Sadie Fox at the 2020 SKAMpede Festival
Sadie, from Sustainable Fox, used to be a stage manager and says her background in theatre hugely influences her sustainable business approach. Find out more about how sustainability ties into theatre and what Sadie is doing at SKAMpede Festival!
Backliners Director Mikaela chats with us about their experience directing a play that'll be livestreamed to audiences, and the challenges and opportunities involved in creating theatre during this time.