Nakai is devoted to the development of new theatre by Yukon theatre creators and the professional production of these plays for Yukon audiences.
Watch for Broken at the Uno Festival in Victoria, BC (May 2013) and Summerworks in Toronto (August 2013).
Following the success of Nakai Theatre and Ramshackle Theatre's co-production in September 2012, Broken will be taken on the road to the Uno Festival and Summerworks.
For more information and dates of the Uno Festival and Summerworks performances, please visit here.
Nakai and Ramshackle are currently planning to join forces in the fall of 2013 to further tour this beautiful show both territorially and nationally.
Pivot Theatre Festival - January 22-27, 2013
Yukon Arts Centre, Old Firehall
Tickets at Yukon Arts Centre Box Office, Arts Underground and www.yukontickets.com
Air North, Northwestel, Edgewater Hotel and Yukon News
CKRW the Rush and Arctic Star Printing
Canada Council for the Arts, and Arts Operating Fund, Department of Tourism and Culture, Mike Nixon Minister, with support from the Yukon Lottery Commission, Department of Canadian Heritage.
24 Hour Playwriting Cabaret
November 30, 2012
At the popular 24 Hour Cabaret, audiences will see scenes from plays created at the recent 24 Hour Playwriting Competition. Prizes for audiences and playwrights! Celebrities!
Audiences will be able to hear readings of new local scripts after being workshopped by Nakai’s commissioned playwrights and internationally known dramaturge D.D. Kugler.
Broken by Brian Fidler
Co-production with Ramshackle Theatre
Yukon Arts Centre STUDIOPreview night: Pay what you can September 4. 8PM
William holds a cardboard box full of his late Grandfather’s things. Each object a porthole into the past, and like most memories, each one triggers another memory, revealing the complicated relationship between what you remember and what you can never forget. Featuring Brian Fidler .
24 Hour Playwriting Competition
November 3 & 4, 2012
The 24 Hour Competition is a much anticipated opportunity for Yukon playwrights- experienced or not so much- to begin, refine or complete a new play during 24 hours of sleep deprivation, coffee and inspiration.