Directors Lab North’s 2014 Lab was held in Toronto, Ontario from June 4 – 8, 2014.
The Lab’s fourth year successfully united an international contingent of 25 directors from Canada, the USA, Sweden, Australia and Ireland, with a mandate to explore ideas, share knowledge and inspire creativity for the theatre.
Building Ensemble Masterclass
with Jillian Keily
Collaborative Working Session and Q&A
with Hannah Moscovitch
New Play Development
with Richard Rose and Andrea Romaldi
with Dennis Garnhum
with Allyson McMackon
A Midsummer’s Night Dream
with Chris Abraham
with Ross Manson
with Derrick Chua, Julie Tepperman and Aaron Willis
Anita La Selva
Stage Manager Extraordinaire
Lab Members also participated in “Shared Sessions”, a series of workshops where Lab members share knowledge and techniques with the Lab. Topics this year ranged from Moment Work to Viewpoints. We also took a field trip to the Stratford Festival to see A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
DLN is grateful to its supporters
Special thanks to the Tarragon Theatre for their continued generous donation of their rehearsal spaces to house the fourth year of the Lab.
Thanks to the Shaw Festival for assisting us with our field trip.
A huge thanks to the Ontario Arts Council for funding the Lab this year.