Author Archives: Kevin

And Brutus Is An Honourable Man

“But Brutus says he was ambitious; and Brutus is an honourable man.” Julius Caesar III.2   Better slow than never: here’s another probe into the world of Brutus:   Why does Brutus go along with the assassination plot (and in … Continue reading

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Poor Brutus, With Himself At War

“Poor Brutus, with himself at war, forgets the shows of love to other men.” Julius Caesar I.2   Well: now that we’ve opened, and my lungs are once again receiving oxygen, I thought I’d take time to share a few … Continue reading

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Their Names Are Prick’d

"These many, then, shall die; their names are prick'd" Julius Caesar, Act IV.1   It's almost here: the first day of rehearsal!   As we head into the final weekend before we begin to nudge the Julius Caesar juggernaut into motion, I … Continue reading

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Caesar Is Returning

"The games are done and Caesar is returning." Julius Caesar I.2   Hello again, friends.   It's now been two months since this blog was updated, and those of you who were fortunate enough to join us at our Caesar's … Continue reading

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Our Work Alive

"Well, to our work alive." Julius Caesar IV.3   Happy New Year!   Things are CRAZY BUSY here in the office, so please accept this brief missive updating you as to the whereabouts and whatabouts of your SIR Artistic Ensemble: … Continue reading

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The Gift Doth Stretch Itself

“If both gain, all the gift doth stretch itself as 'tis received, and is enough for both.”  All’s Well That Ends Well, II.1   As the metaphorical curtain comes down on another great year at SIR, we would like to … Continue reading

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We Are Not Here

"All for your delight we are not here." A Midsummer Night's Dream, V.1   Just a quick post to tell you where you can find a few of our Ensemble Members these days:   Andrew & Arne can both be … Continue reading

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All That You Are Like To Know

"The actors are at hand and by their show you shall know all that you are like to know" A Midsummer Night's Dream V.1   As we are one week away from launching into the first day of rehearsal for … Continue reading

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One More, Most Welcome

"And you among the store, one more, most welcome, makes my number more." Romeo and Juliet I.2   It is with tremendous pride and giddy anticipation that I hereby announce the first new addition to the SIR Artistic Ensemble in … Continue reading

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What the Play Treats On

"First, good Peter Quince, say what the play treats on, then read the names of the actors, and so grow to a point." A Midsummer Night's Dream I.2   Well, it's Winnipeg Fringe Festival time again, and many of our … Continue reading

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