& Amber' is a lively new play of light and shadows.
Its premise is a fictionalized encounter exploring the inner
dynamics and extraordinary personalities of two renowned individuals
of the 20th century: iconic BC artist; Emily Carr, and internationally
recognized author; Lucy Maud Montgomery.
series of three public readings held in Vancouver, Victoria
and on Salt Spring Island, Whistling Fish productions began
rehearsals in the spring of 2013 for their first production
of CLARET & AMBER (one act- abridged version) was staged
at the Vancouver East Cultural Centre's 'Culture Lab' in September
2013 at the Vancouver Fringe.
by Geoff Noble, the cast included Sue Newman as L. Maud Montgomery,
Susan Shillingford as Emily Carr, and Geoff Noble as the waiter.
"A fascinating window into the philosophy and
aspirations of two unique Canadian women:
author Lucy Maud Montgomery & artist, Emily Carr."
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Whistling Fish Production* * *
August 23rd 2013
"I saw 'Claret and Amber' last week and was enthralled!!!
It's a wonderful portrayal of Lucy Maud and Emily Carr...
I can't recommend it enough." Hannah
Performance of this popular play. This was sold out early for
last week's show so we are having it again.
Theater in the Vines at Salt Spring Vineyards presented CLARET
and AMBER on Friday Aug 30
Performance door for 6:30, but guests were encouraged to come
earlier and bring a picnic supper to enjoy before the play.
"Wonderful, good luck at The Fringe."
Art and Judy
"We loved this meeting of two fascinating women."
Jan and Joan