Two local Edmonton newspapers reviewed the show which took place at the Thunderdome a small club venue.
CalgaryAlberta Rebecca Northan is a Canadian actress, improviser, theatre director, and creative artist. She was born and raised in CalgaryAlberta. She is a graduate of the University of Calgaryand an alumna of the Loose Moose Theatre Company where she did her improv training with Keith Johnstone.
She recently married her longtime partner, entertainer Bruce Horak. Northan and Horak are also collaborators on the live theatrical show This is Cancer! When not performing, producing, or directing, Northan also teaches Keith Johnstone 's approach to improvisation in private workshops.
She has also been a guest faculty member in the Department of Drama at the University of Calgary. In the summer of Northan created a performance piece for the Harbourfront Centre 's Spiegelshow Blind Date, an improvised turn in which Northan chooses a member of the audience to perform with her as her blind date.
This subsequently evolved into a 90 minute performance that, to date, has played at both the Loose Moose Theatreand the World Stage Series at Harbourfront Centre in Toronto, to sold out crowds.
In Decemberthe show was a sell out in NYC and received rave reviews. She also played Ellie Applebaum in the film Mr. Archived from the original on 5 June Retrieved 23 May Upcoming: KILL HARD (Edmonton Fringe); Blind Date A Blind Date with the Thousand Islands Playhouse Alicia Jessup - Blogger.
July 3, It takes an incredible combination of wit and talent to create what Rebecca Northan has ingeniously done in her play Blind Date. It is an innovative piece of theatre that brilliantly mixes.
Created by Rebecca Northan.
About. BLIND DATE opens in a little French café where Mimi waits for a blind date. When he doesn't show up, Mimi invites a willing gentleman from the audience to join her on stage what follows is anyone's guess!
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One came to hear it. Jim Bennett, 79, is blind. Yet. Created by Rebecca Northan. About. BLIND DATE opens in a little French café where Mimi waits for a blind date.
When he doesn't show up, Mimi invites a willing gentleman from the audience to join her on stage what follows is anyone's guess!
From the creator of BLIND DATE, a two-time smash hit with Citadel Theatre audiences. One grizzled cop. One audience-member-turned-rookie-detective.