Illustration by Claudia Dávila
Video of the 2017 production of Birds of a Feather, featuring Bria McLaughlin and Michaela Di Cesare, by Endless Films.
Nominated for 2017 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding New Play (Robert Watson) and for 2017 Dora Mavor Moore Award for Outstanding Performance (Bria McLaughlin)
Recommended for Grades K-4
Curriculum Connections: Language Arts, Drama, Social Studies
Character Education Connections: Cooperation, Friendship, Teamwork
Themes: Family, Diversity, Imagination, Identity
Touring Ontario schools: January 22nd – February 23rd, 2018
Family Day Fundraiser: February 19th, 2018
School performances include a talk back session with the artists. No deposit required at time of booking.
LINKS TO RESOURCES:
- Study Guide (Please select ‘Teacher’ view for all activities)
- Photos and Videos
- Cast and Crew
- About the Playwright
- Birds of a Feather Flyer
Roseneath produced Robert Watson’s previous play The Money Tree which received two Dora Award nominations for Outstanding New Play and Outstanding Ensemble and the full script was published in the Summer 2016 issue of the Canadian Theatre Review. Roseneath’s production of The Money Tree has seen more than 100 performances in elementary schools across Ontario over the last two seasons reaching over 30,000 students.
Birds of a Feather is Written by Robert Watson, directed by Andrew Lamb, sound designed by Verne Good, set and projection designed by Beth Kates, costumes and props designed by Melanie McNeill.