by Mennonite Authors
November 7 - 9, 2014
Université de Saint-Boniface
200 Avenue de la Cathedrale
Winnipeg MB R2H 0H7
Last year, WMT together with Rhubarb Magazine, held a playwriting competition which invited submissions of one-act plays on Mennonite themes or by Mennonite playwrights. The judges, Maureen Hunter and Patrick Friesen, awarded the winning prize to Wine and Little Breads by Armin Wiebe.
Fri, Nov 7 at 7:35 pm
Sat, Nov 8 at 7:35 pm
Sun, Nov 9 at 2:35 pm
In Armin Wiebe’s drama, Wine and Little Breads, directed by Ben Wiebe, a preacher’s wife goes on a routine call to a member of her community only to find herself confronting her past.
For the Greater Glory, directed by Peter Spence and Henry Schroeder, is a semi-biographical drama about a determined conscientious objector during WWII and what happens to him and his family because of his beliefs.
The comedy, The Funeral, directed by Henri Enns, puts well-meaning neighbours into a tizzy when one of their sons befalls a terrible accident, setting into motion a series of troubles in the wake.