The New Side of The Stage in YMM Magazine
Our director Michelle Thorne is profiled in the YMM Magazine Holiday Guide, in stands now! Pick up your copy today, or read it below!
When speaking of the Wood Buffalo arts community, especially about the theatre, one will almost immediately hear the name Michelle Thorne mentioned. The co-founder and Artistic Director of the independent theatre company Theatre; Just Because, veteran actor, youth theatre mentor and workshop facilitator is an influential and passionate champion for the Fort McMurray arts community. This holiday season, she is making her Keyano Theatre main stage directorial debut with the family-friendly production of The Other Side of the Pole by Stephen Heatley, in which two young amateur detectives investigate why Christmas has been banned from their hometown of Split Hoof. In pursuit of answers, they learn some very interesting things about themselves, their families and the magic of Christmas.