After playing to rave reviews and
sold out crowds in Toronto, Winnipeg, Calgary, and Edmonton, "Radio :30" heads to the Vancouver Fringe!!!
Waterfront Theatre, 1412 Cartwright St.
Fri Sept 6 @5:00 Tue Sept10 @ 9:10
Sun Sept 8 @ 4:10 Fri Sept 13 @8:55
Mon Sept 9 @8:30 Sat Sept 14 @2:10
RADIO :30 - THE LATEST REVIEWS ARE IN!
"Devastating..." - Calgary Herald
"A genius performance" - Theatromania
"A gift" - Mooney on Theatre
"✭✭✭✭✭" - NOW MAGAZINE
Held Over for 2 extra shows - Edmonton Fringe
Patrons Pick - Winnipeg Fringe
Named "Outstanding Drama" - CBC Manitoba
In "Radio :30", a veteran “voice guy” named Ron (played by Toronto writer/performer and Second City alum CHRIS EARLE) is recording a 30 second radio ad with the help of his faithful recording engineer Mike (Sam Earle, "Degrassi"). Between takes, Ron shares the tricks of his trade with the audience, slowly revealing how the polished dishonesty of his profession has infected his personal life. Haunted by his conscience, Ron’s silver tongue begins to betray him…
"Wickedly funny, unexpectedly moving" - The New York Sun
"One of the funniest shows of the Fringe, “Radio :30” is also one of the most moving." - NOW Magazine
"Created and performed to unsettling perfection by Chris Earle" - The NY Times
WINNER: Dora Mavor Moore Award (Outstanding New Play)
Canadian Comedy Award (New Play). Chalmers Award (New Play)
Written by Chris Earle Directed by Shari Hollett
Sound by Bob Derkach Lights by Jennifer Stobart
Starring Chris Earle and featuring Paul Constable (Toronto Fringe) Trevor Leigh (Calgary Fringe) Dana Andersen (Edmonton Fringe) Sam Earle (Winnipeg Fringe, Vancouver Fringe)