Artword Theatre Projects

Hamilton Arts Awards nominees, for June 2020 cermonies

The City of Hamilton Arts Awards announcement of nominees was posted on May 12, 2020. Ronald Weihs, of Artword Theatre, has been nominated for the Theatre award, along with two others: Mike Hannigan and Kelly Wolf. There won’t be a ceremonial gathering this year (originally June...

In quarantine? Watch live UK Theatre (RSC and NT) starting April 2!

A mid-May update: still in self-quarantine in Hamilton, as is everyone we know. And meanwhile some incredible major theatre and opera companies have added to the treats offered on line. Some examples: Stratford Festival in Ontario is releasing some major archives (Coriolanus, directed by Robert Lepage),...

cancelling final two performances of “Walter”

Sat Mar 14, 2020: Due to increasing concerns about the spread of Covid-19, Artword Theatre and Gallery on the Bay have decided to cancel the final two performances of “Walter”, March 14 at 2:30 and 7:30 pm. We hope to remount the play when times are...

“Walter” reviews, March 2020

One-act play ‘Walter’ is a moving look at schizophrenia ‘Walter’ is a one-man play that delves into the challenges, drama and uneasy truce with life that define the experience of a man who has schizophrenia WHATSON Mar 11, 2020 by Jeff Mahoney  The Hamilton Spectator I’m...

Walter: by David Laing Dawson, March 4-14, 2020

“My name is Walter James Cross, and I have schizophrenia.” Walter, a new Artword Theatre production, starring Sean Emberley, written by David Laing Dawson, directed by Ronald Weihs, soundscape by Dave Gould, produced by Gallery on the Bay and Artword Theatre. March 4-14, 2020. Venue: St. Paul’s Presbyterian...

Fringe BYOV: Charly’s Piano, nine shows July 18 – 27

July 18 to 28, 2019: Artword Artbar BYOV hosts three plays in the Hamilton Fringe Festival. Tickets: $12 (Fringe Backer Button required) Advance Tickets: hamiltonfringe.ca/shows/charlys-piano/ Charly’s Piano, performed by Charly Chiarelli, written by Charly Chiarelli and Ronald Weihs, directed by Ronald Weihs, songs by Charly Chiarelli....