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Canadian Articles


"Think Before You Appropriate: Things to know and questions to ask in order to avoid misappropriating Inidgenous cultural heritage."  Simon Fraser University, Vancouver. 2016.


"Famous 5 come to life with innovative audio storytelling." Calgary Herald. November 9, 2015

"Gender Equity in Theatre." Monica Prendergast. September, 2015

"Feminist Theatre in Canada: A History." Lisa Aikman. May 12th, 2016.

“From Script to the Stage.” The McGill Daily. March 18, 2015

Untitled Feminist Show Breaks Down A Wall.” Calgary Herald. January 16, 2015.

Three Sisters Theatre: Company bridging the gender gap on stage.” Ottawa Citizen. February 6. 2015.

"Breaking up the Canadian theatre boys' club: New plays fight the gender gap with all-female casts." The Globe and Mail Friday May 1. 2015.

“The Unplugging a feminist take on the apocalypse.” The Toronto Star. March 19, 2015.

“104 Years Later Women Still Demand and Deserve Better.” Huffington Post. February 28, 2015

The next Canada and the arts.” Toronto Arts Foundation. December 15, 2015.

"We need to speak up about sexism in the arts." The Globe and Mail. May 1, 2015.

“Women in Canadian Theatre have a message for Russell Crowe.” The Globe and Mail. January 14, 2015.

“Urban Curvz encouraging more female stories to come on stage in Calgary.” Metro. March 18, 2015



“Thompson thrilled to narrate A King’s Christmas.” The Chronicle Herald. December 5, 2014.

Calgary feminist group takes back Halloween.The Peak. The Peak Publication Society, 27 Oct. 2014.

#TheSummit: Vancouver Stats.Lois Backstage: Life Behind the Scenes. N.p., 20 Feb. 2014.

Why Feminist Theatre Is Everyone’s Concern.A Working Manifesto for the Theatre: The official blog of Empty Box Theatre Company. 6 Feb. 2014.

Why there’s a different story of pipeline debate going on in Canadian theatre.The Globe and Mail. 5 Mar. 2014.

“Waging Culture: The Sex Gap.” The Art Gallery of York University. May 21, 2014

Waging Culture: The Ethnicity Effect.” The Art Gallery of York University. July 21, 2014.

               “Canadian women make half a million dollars less than men over 20 years.” October 29, 2014.

Proud of Being sexually manipulative?#CdnCult Times. SpiderWebShow, 4 Feb. 2014.

U of A Studio Theatre Supports Equity in Theatre.Curious Arts. University of Alberta Faculty of Arts, 22 Sept. 2014.


Known Quantity Doesn’t Always Translate into Quality.International Centre for Women Playwrights. 23 Oct. 2013.

"SkirtsAfire.VUE Weekly. Postvue Publishing Inc., 7 Mar. 2013.

"Theatre season sees debut of works by seven local female writers." Winnipeg Free Press. 12 Sept. 2013.

PTE honoured for staging plays by women playwrights.CBC Manitoba. 23 Sept. 2013.

Has Canada Seen Its Last Alice Munro?The Tyee. 18 Oct. 2013.



Women making and attending theatre up. Women in charge of theatre still down.Praxis Theatre. 18 Dec. 2009.