by Hope McIntyre
Directed by Nan Fewchuk
Based on true stories of food bank users, this play is a powerful, sensitive and humorous exploration of the human side of poverty. From single mother, to immigrant to those dealing with illness; we meet the wide range of food bank users and are introduced to the place where everybody knows their name.
A work owned by The City of Winnipeg under the WITH ART COMMUNITY ART PROJECT as administered by the Winnipeg Arts Council Inc.
Created in partnership with the First Unitarian Universalist Church Food Bank and Winnipeg Harvest. Produced with the support of the Winnipeg Foundation.
Featuring: Aisha Alfa, Elena Anciro, Kevin Anderson, Melanie Dean, Kami Desilets, Murray Farnell, Rob Haacke, Sylvia Kuzyk, Loc Lu, Jeff Reyes, Brittany Thiessen and Alissa Watson
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Thank you to all those who supported this important production, as well as to our funders and donors (The Winnipeg Foundation, RBC Foundation and the Winnipeg Arts Council).