by Matthew Payne

March 17 – 26
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Joan Mans / Photo by Pamela Bethel

For over thirty years Joan Mans attended arts happenings in the city, finishing most evenings at Swan’s, dancing to live music.

  • Friday, March 17 at 7:30 pm

    Saturday, March 18 at 7:30 pm

    Sunday, March 19 at 2 pm

    Wednesday, March 22 at 7:30 pm

    Thursday, March 23 at 7:30 pm

    Friday, March 24 at 7:30 pm

    Saturday, March 25 at 7:30 pm

    Sunday, March 26 at 2 pm

  • Cast
    Matthew Payne
    Lynda Raino
    Treena Stubel

    Lighting and Projection
    Conor Moore

    Costume Design
    Patricia Reilly

    Assistant Costume Designer
    Graham McMonagle

    Sound Design
    Brooke Maxwell

    James Fagan Tait

    Choir Director
    Marc Jenkins

    Stage Manager
    Sandy Cumberland

  • Joan will be playing at the Metro Theatre (corner of Johnson and Quadra)

    Approximately 75 minutes / no intermission

    Spring Vouchers and SPARK Passes not applicable.

In 2007 she entered extended care after she fell and was declared incapable. Actor and playwright Matthew Payne decided he would be her voice. This journey is at the heart of this project.
Joan will run at the Metro Studio Theatre as part of the SPARK Festival from March 17 to 26. Tickets 250-590-6291/