“Cu’Fu?” by Charly Chiarelli, Dec 7-17, 2011

Dec 7 to 17, 2011. Have a Cu’Fu Christmas with Charly Chiarelli. Calogero (Charly) Chiarelli is coming back to Hamilton, with a Christmas cabaret version of his international theatrical hit Cu’Fu (So Who Did It?), about growing up Sicilian in Hamilton’s North End. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll love it. Directed by Ronald Weihs and produced […]

Behind the Kiln, 15 episodes from 2010 to 2012

Behind the Kiln, 15 episodes of dance, music and visual improvisations, from January 28 2010 to April 13 2012
What is Behind the Kiln? A project by Tanis Macarthur (dancer/choreographer) and Judith Sandiford (designer/live image improvisor), for on-going occasional evenings of improvised collaborations by dancers, musicians and a V-jay mixer. The idea is to pair up at least one […]

Sunamabeach, by Charly Chiarelli, Mar 25-Apr 5, 2009

March 25 to April 5, 2009, an Artword Theatre Production:
Sunamabeach, a new play written and performed by Charly Chiarelli.
An irreverent look at Hamilton through the eyes of Charly Chiarelli, who grew up in the Sicilian North End. Charly comes back and finds that life is a “sunamabeach”.
Directed by Ronald Weihs, produced and designed by Judith […]

Article: Rascals and Numskulls, The Robert Land Project

Landing a Pearl of a story: Play explores history of Robert Land, the first white settler here
February 11, 2009 Gary Smith, The Hamilton Spectator
Ronald Weihs and Judith Sandiford are neither rascals nor numskulls. Head honchos of Artword Theatre, now working out of The Pearl Company on Steven Street, they strike me as rather gentle, cultured folk.
Their fascination […]

Rascals and Numskulls, the story of Robert Land, Feb 12-22, 2009

February 12 to 22, 2009. Artword Theatre’s new theatrical entertainment, Rascals and Numskulls: Being the thrilling adventures of Robert Land, spy for the British in the American Revolution, friend of Mohawk leader Joseph Brant, United Empire Loyalist, first white settler in Hamilton. Written and directed by Ronald Weihs, music by Gary Santucci, produced and designed […]

You Are What You Do, Oct 16-16, 2008

October 16 to 26, 2008, Artword Theatre presents  You Are What You Do, an original Canadian musical written and directed by Ronald Weihs, is a celebration of working men and women in story and song. The show launches the Artword @ The Pearl theatre season. The play, first performed in 1994, is a theatrical collage of stories gathered from men […]