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By John Webster

Adapted by Kendra Jones from "The Duchess of Malfi"

Directed by Heidi Malazdrewich

With the assistance of the Manitoba Association of Playwrights



Kevin Anderson, Derek Leenhouts, Daina Leitold, Mel Marginet, Graham Ashmore, Karl Thordarson, Charlene Van Beukenhout and Cory Wojcik


Adapted from Webster's The Duchess of Malfi, this new adaptation is a feminist re-focus of the play on the injustice of her persecution. Our Sister Duchess is a victim of obsession and rage manifest within her family in a world contemporary to ours, consumed by technology, image, and reputation.



Part of the Carol Shields Festival of

New Work at Prairie Theatre Exchange

Saturday - May, 14th, 2016

8:30 PM (Subject to change)



Prairie Theatre Exchange

Unit Y300-393 Portage Ave.

3rd Floor Portage Place



Admission by donation


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