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Theatre @ York 2019-20 season: Performing Gender

What does it mean to “play” a woman or a man onstage?

Theatre @ York is delighted to announce its 2019-20 season, built around the theme of performing gender. This year we will present Ann Marie MacDonald’s Good Night Desdemona (Good Morning Juliet), directed by Jennifer Tarver, and Timothy Findley’s Elizabeth Rex, directed by Ted Witzel, as well as a series of other studio shows and student-led productions, including The Ashley Plays, playGround, the Devised Theatre Festival, and Scenes by Design.


Spotlight on Faculty: Elena Rakitskaya

Elena Rakitskaya is teaching in the costume department for us this year. Check out her Spotlight on Faculty and read about how she got her degree from Moscow State University of Design and Technology in fashion design, and highlights from her career, such as tailoring a pink leather outfit for Lady Gaga for TIFF in 2017.