Celebrating 26 Years Together
Now in its 26th season, Eastern Front Theatre is a Halifax theatre company dedicated to the development, production and promotion of Atlantic Canadian theatre artists.
Committed to the pursuit of artistic excellence, the company engages and presents the work of Atlantic Canada’s most established Artists as well as fostering the successes of tomorrow. Featured in our wide range of programming are the works of both acclaimed writers and the experimental creations of emerging East Coast talents.
With three Governor’s General Award nominations, Eastern Front Theatre has proven itself as a leader in the development of new Canadian plays.
Situated in Nova Scotia’s capital, Eastern Front Theatre has a strong record of community involvement; our partnerships with diverse community groups have built an inclusive atmosphere surrounding our operations.
EFT NOMINATED FOR 17 MERRITT AWARDS
Eastern Front Theatre has been nominated for 17 Merritt’s (in co-production with Neptune Theatre). Bravo to the casts and production teams of Half Cracked: The Legend of Sugar Mary by Mary-Colin Chisholm and KAMP book by Jamie Bradley and GaRRy Williams.
Here are the nominations for Half-Cracked: The Legend of Sugar Mary
Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Sharleen Kalayil
Outstanding Lighting Design: Ingrid Risk
Outstanding Scenic Design: Holly Carr
Outstanding Sound Design: June Zinck
Outstanding Direction: Martha Irving
Outstanding New Play by a Nova Scotian: Mary-Colin Chisholm
Here are the nominations for KAMP
Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role: Josh Doig
Outstanding Choreography: Veronique MacKenzie
Outstanding Direction: Sam Rosenthal
Outstanding Lighting Design: Leigh Ann Vardy
Outstanding Musical Direction: Tara Scott
Outstanding Scenic Design: Sean Mulcahy
Outstanding Sound Design: Michael Doherty
Outstanding Original Score: GaRRy Williams
Outstanding New Play by a Nova Scotian: Jamie Bradley & GaRRy Williams
The award ceremony will be Monday, March 25.
2019/20 Season Launch with JJ Roots at Yuk Yuk's - March 31, 7:30pm