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Adaptations: Artistic Fraud's production of "The Colony of Unrequited Dreams"

Recently, I was lucky enough to see Artistic Fraud’s production of The Colony of Unrequited Dreams, adapted by Robert Chafe, on the second night of its four-performance maiden voyage. 1,983 more words

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Review: Oil and Water eventually takes a deep breath and settles down

Oil and Water

An Artistic Fraud of Newfoundland (St. John’s) production

National Arts Centre Theatre

Reviewed May 16

By Patrick Langston

Clearly, it seemed like a good idea at the time. 438 more words

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Oil And Water tells tale of racial realization

PATRICK LANGSTON

But for an art exhibit in St. John’s, Nfld. 17 years ago, Oil and Water might not exist.

Newfoundland playwright Robert Chafe was inspired to write the show, which is at the National Arts Centre starting May 14, after seeing Grant Boland’s painting Incident at St. 731 more words

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A breath of hope, love and beauty: Play tells Newfoundland-based tale of racial realization

PATRICK LANGSTON

Playwright Robert Chafe and director Jillian Keilley talk about the play Oil and Water, which closes the NAC English Theatre season. Chafe was inspired by a painting showing Newfoundlanders helping shipwrecked U.S. 501 more words

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