Prior to Students Club performances of The Candidate, students will enjoy an interactive workshop with Molly Pearson. Through the interactive workshop, the students will learn how the stage management team stays cool and composed, all while collaboratively coordinating the many complicated cues from backstage.
Molly Pearson is a Edmonton-based stage manager and graduate of the University of Alberta’s B.F.A. Technical Theatre with a focus in Stage Management. She has worked with many company throughout the city. Molly's recent credits include Stage Managing Made in Italy, Children of God, Peter and the Starcatcher, and A Christmas Carol (The Citadel Theatre); A Comedy of Errors, and The Merchant of Venice (The Freewill Shakespeare Festival); Last Chance Leduc (Snowflake Productions); Shakespeare’s R&J (Kill Your Television); Bello (Concrete Theatre/L'UniThéâtre); Bust (Theatre Network); The Passion of Narcisse Mondoux (Northern Light Theatre/L'UniThéâtre); assistant stage managing Vigilante (Catalyst Theatre); Romeo and Juliet, Love’s Labour’s Lost, As You Like It, and Coriolanus (The Freewill Shakespeare Festival).