by Yvette Nolan
Premiered April 29, 2022
Caught at the intersection of sorrow and our nations’ symbols, two strangers find themselves at odds over questions of how soon is too soon, how much is enough?
Direction by Roxanne Dicke
Dramaturgy by Donna-Michelle St. Bernard
Featuring Jared Beattie and Krystle Pederson
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Flag was written by Yvette Nolan
World premiere commissioned by Burnt Thicket Theatre
directed by Roxanne Dicke
script dramaturgy by Donna-Michelle St. Bernard
Jared Beattie (Andrew)
Krystle Pederson (Corey)
sound design, recording and audio production by Tim Bratton
production dramaturgy by Yvette Nolan
stage management by Stephen Waldschmidt
with original music by Darryl Dozlaw, Jordan Daniels, Marc Okihcihtaw and Donny Speidel
image design by Brooklynn Bitner
Gratefully created on Treaty 6 Territory and the traditional homeland of the Métis.
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