I’m thrilled to be directing a new, re-written production of Breath In Between in early 2017, premiering at Crow’s Theatre’s Crowsnest in Toronto. Tickets and more info, available here!
For news, blurbs, events and so forth on my upcoming novel, Al-Tounsi, check out shiny new website, Al-Tounsi.com
The world premiere of Brian Current’s new orchestral piece, The Seven Heavenly Halls, will be played in Montreal by the OSM, with the masterful Kent Negano conducting. The Seven Heavenly Halls features my libretto, adapted from a mystical Jewish text, The Zohar.
If you’re in Montreal, tickets are available here.
A concert version of Airline Icarus will be presented as part Fort Worth Opera’s Frontiers New Works program, on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 6:00 – 7:00 pm. Where? In Texas, of course. But where in Texas? Right here!
Next year, Airline Icarus will receive its Canadian Premiere from Soundstreams in Toronto.
I will be reading The Iron Bridge at the Prairie Theatre Exchange in Winnipeg, and having a conversation with Ellen Peterson, the playwright-in-residence at the PTE. Details here.
Cosmo Lava Bridge — three short story writers present their work in Ottawa: Spenser Gordon, Barry Webster and Anton Piatigorsky. Details here.
On September 23rd, Goose Lane Editions and This Is Not A Reading Series will launch The Iron Bridge into the world, a collection of stories about six 20th Century dictators when they were teenagers. The evening will be hosted by Misha Glouberman, who somehow makes everything delightful. Conversations & books & drinks are all very likely.
Gladstone Hotel, Ballroom, 1214 Queen Street West, Toronto
Sunday, September 23, 7pm