Every Brilliant Thing nominated for 3 SATAwards!

Every Brilliant Thing nominated for 3 SATAwards!

We’re grateful to announce that Every Brilliant Thing has been nominated for three Saskatoon and Area Theatre Awards: Outstanding Production, Outstanding Leading Performance – Jenna-Lee Hyde, and Outstanding Direction – Stephen Waldschmidt. Congrats to the whole creative team, which includes Tim Bratton, Charlie Peters, Alana Freistadt, and Mackenzie Dawson! Jenna-Lee Hyde will be reprising her […]

Announcing our 2019-2020 Season!

Announcing our 2019-2020 Season!

We’ve been quietly working to offer our audiences an inspiring collection of uniquely personal shows for our 2019-2020 season. I am absolutely thrilled to be able to FINALLY tell you what we have in store! First we’ll produce the world premiere of an intimate true story that’s been 10 years in the making, which our company commissioned. […]

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 […]