Hello Internet, today is Monday, February 12th. Women Playing Hamlet closed on Saturday (it was super fun, by the way)…
Sharon King-Campbell is an Ottawan-turned-Newfoundlander working as an actor, director, writer, storyteller and teacher in St. John’s, NL. Since 2007, when she graduated with her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre (Acting) from Sir Wilfred Grenfell College in Corner Brook, NL, Sharon has worked in my facets of performing and literary arts.
Abraham Sacrifiant is a French play from the mid-16th century by Théodore de Bèze. It expands on the story of Abraham and Isaac from the book of Genesis, a popular tale in medieval history plays and an unforgettable display of faith to anyone who has read it. Dr. Anne Graham has translated it into English and a small team of performers, scholars and director/dramaturges have been working to make it as accessible as possible, and on Thursday, we get to read it for you!