Laura Flynn, now based in Montreal and co founder of Theatre Rua is from Dundalk ,Laura was a coremenber Of Dundalk Youth Theatre Company appearing in many productions devised work,and new plays commissiones by the company including ” Drones ” by Noel Mac Aoidh, and The Crystal Trail devised by The Company ,she also appeared in A Midsummer Night’s Dream and National Festival of Youth Theatre productions.
Griffintown at the ST-AMBROISE MONTREAL FRINGE FESTIVAL 2010
Grab your passport, compass and map. Let Théâtre Rua take you down to the once-upon-a-time neighbourhood of Irish immigrants.
Largely settled by Irish immigrant workers during the 1800?s, the downtown part of Montréal called Griffintown vaguely lies within Notre Dame to the north, Guy to the west and McGill streets to the east, stopping at the Lachine Canal. Towards the end of the 1960?s, most of the community moved away because of Forming in Montreal in November 2009, Théâtre Ruais a two person theatre ensemble. Both members, Clíona de Brí and Laura Flynn hail from Ireland. For Théâtre Rua, the actor and audience is central to creation. Griffintownis Théâtre Rua?s debut creation.
Through their love of play, Clíona and Laura devised a piece using stories from the Montreal neighbourhood of Griffintown with the idea of community at the core.
12 SAT@ 19:00
13 SUN @15:15
15 TUE @ 20:00
17 THU?JEU @18:45
18 FRI@ 20:45
20 SUN@ 14:45
Venue Espace 4001 Space, 4001 Rue Berri.