2018 - 2019 Alumnae Season
The Importance of Being Earnest
New Ideas Festival
BY CARYL CHURCHILL
Produced by Lori Delorme, Tina McCulloch
Directed by Alysa Golden
January 18 - February 2, 2019 on the Mainstage
Marlene is throwing a dinner party to celebrate her promotion at Top Girls Temp Agency. Her guests? Five powerful wonder women from the historical past. Marlene strives to join their ranks, and does - but at what cost?
Caryl Churchill's magical yet realistic play, brilliantly dramatizes the timeless quest to define success and women's struggle to achieve it.
Watch the Trailer Video Below:
Trailer by Nicholas Porteous
"Lovely work all around from this considerable, all-female cast..."
"Golden’s theatrical, multimedia staging is both technically effective and dramatically compelling..."
LIFE WITH MORE COWBELL
"Top Girls is a timely important work that brings women’s voices to the forefront."
MOONEY ON THEATRE
Top Girls · Special Events
Panel Discussion "Women, Power and Success in the Age of Me Too".
Thurs. January 24, 2019 6:30 pm
Before the performance of TOP GIRLS. And our Panelists include:
· JENN ENGELS Award-winning Television Writer/Producer
· HANNAH THEVAPALAN Project Manager at WSP Canada
· MICHELLE WINTERS Award-winning Writer, Painter
B L O G
Top Girls' Profile: Isabella Bird
“Making Wonder Woman, Lara Croft and Buffy look like wimps”
by Diane Forrest
If you’re making a list of the coolest Victorian women, Isabella Bird is right up there — riding huge stallions through the desert, reporting from war zones, and bunking down and escaping from burning buildings... Read More
MORE TOP GIRLS' PROFILES:
“Scandal at the Japanese court” (Lady Nijo)
“Everyone Loves A Happy Ending” (Griselda)
“Woman Storms Hell” (Dull Gret)
“The Pope Is A Woman” (Pope Joan)