1,000,001. Sending Every Brilliant Thing on tour with a Giving Tuesday donation

1,000,001. Sending Every Brilliant Thing on tour with a Giving Tuesday donation

We’re thrilled to share with you some audience responses to EVERY BRILLIANT THING (see below). It’s been deeply satisfying to bring this play to so many people. I want to invite you to our next show CHRISTMAS PRESENCE Dec 8-9 in Saskatoon, but first some good news: We’re planning to tour EVERY BRILLIANT THING with Jenna-Lee […]

Christmas Presence Dec 8-9 to benefit Stephen’s Backpacks

Posted on Nov 2, 2018 in CHRISTMAS PRESENCE | No Comments
Christmas Presence Dec 8-9 to benefit Stephen’s Backpacks

Following our hit production of Every Brilliant Thing which opened Live Five Theatre’s season last month, Burnt Thicket Theatre now presents Christmas Presence. A unique mashup of stories and songs that explores the nativity with a messy but joyful hope, this benefit performance for Stephen’s Backpacks is playing the evenings of December 8 on the […]

Watch trailer & interview videos for Every Brilliant Thing

Posted on Sep 15, 2018 in EVERY BRILLIANT THING | No Comments
Watch trailer & interview videos for Every Brilliant Thing

Interview with Jenna-Lee Hyde & Stephen Waldschmidt on CTV News Saskatoon (starts at 17:50). You’re seven years old. Mum’s in hospital. She finds it hard to be happy. You start making a list of everything worth living for. You leave it on her pillow. You know she’s read it because she’s corrected your spelling. An […]

Partner with us to PLAY IT FORWARD by making a donation

Partner with us to PLAY IT FORWARD by making a donation

EVERY BRILLIANT THING opens in less than a month! We’re gearing up at Burnt Thicket Theatre for for rehearsals starting next week. And we want to include YOU in the excitement. Throughout September, we’re inviting you to join us with Play It Forward. We’re asking for your support through donations to help us to produce EVERY […]

Every Brilliant Thing to open Fire Exit Theatre’s 17th Season Oct 17-21

Posted on Sep 4, 2018 in EVERY BRILLIANT THING | No Comments
Every Brilliant Thing to open Fire Exit Theatre’s 17th Season Oct 17-21

We’re thrilled to announce Calgary tour dates for our original production of EVERY BRILLIANT THING which will open Fire Exit Theatre’s 17th season. We’re grateful to bring this life-changing story to Burnt Thicket’s birthplace, after opening Live Five Theatre’s season in Saskatoon. This international hit will feature the winsome Jenna-Lee Hyde, drawing audiences in to […]

Every Brilliant Thing to open Live Five Theatre’s 15th Season Oct 4-14

Every Brilliant Thing to open Live Five Theatre’s 15th Season Oct 4-14

We’re delighted to announce that our original production of the smash hit EVERY BRILLIANT THING by Duncan Macmillan, with Jonny Donahoe, featuring Jenna-Lee Hyde, will open Live Five Theatre’s 2018-19 Season, October 4-14 in Saskatoon. This Saskatchewan premiere will draw audiences in to this astonishingly funny comedy about depression and the lengths we go to […]