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The Performers Podcast

Oct 17, 2019

Michael Healey has gone from writing a play that debuted at the Toronto Fringe Festival to having his work appear at the Stratford Festival. It's an impressive trajectory that includes writing "The Drawer Boy," one of the most-produced plays in North America.

Healey discusses everything from how he writes scenes to...


Oct 2, 2019

Donny Most, is best known for his role as Ralph Malph on the hit TV show "Happy Days."

Most explains how Henry Winkler went against his director's wishes to create a defining moment in the development of his character Fonzie.

He shares stories about working with "Happy Days" creator Garry Marshall who went on to develop...


Aug 31, 2019

Liisa Repo-Martell is an intense actor. She has performed Shakespeare with Keanu Reeves, co-created innovative theatrical hybrids exploring documentary, academic and artistic work.

In April 2020 you can see Liisa at the Globe Theatre in Regina, Saskatchewan in The Boy in the Moon is the true story of a family’s...


Jul 27, 2019

Keith Dinicol is a Canadian actor currently appearing in Drayton Entertainment’s stellar production of “Twelve Angry Men.” As Keith mentions in our podcast director Marti Maraden has assembled a cast of top actors including Neil Barclay, Skye Brandon, Benedict Campbell and Cyrus Lane just to name a few.

As an...


May 24, 2019

Tracey Power is the writer and choreographer behind “Glory” a play that the Globe and Mail called a “bittersweet, entertaining and uplifting sports drama.”

I saw Glory and loved it.

Tracey shares her process behind uncovering the true story of a group of scrappy women who defy the stereotypes of their time...