The Spinsters

Photo Ian Walker

Doesn’t everyone love a ball?

Currently in development

Have you ever wondered what happened to Cinderella’s Stepsisters?

Vapid? Vindictive?… Victims? Told through movement, magical dresses, and shadow play, The Spinsters is a deliciously disruptive, highly original show for adult audiences set to premiere in 2022.

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The Spinsters Development Team (2021-22)

Written & Performed by Christine Lesiak & Tara Travis
Directed by Suzie Martin
Mechanical design, build & lighting consultant: Ian Walker
Consulting dramaturg: David van Belle
Costume design: Adam Dickson
Puppetry design: Dusty Hagerüd
Shadow puppetry consultant: Little Woo
Workshop stage management Nico Weismiller
Video & photography by Ian Walker

The Spinsters development has been made possible from support of  The Good Woman Dance Collective‘s Creative Incubator, The Alberta Playwrights’ Network, and Toy Guns Dance Theatre.

This project is supported by the Canada Council for the Arts

Photo Ian Walker