The Nellie McClung Foundation invites you to Let Them Howl – an engaging and entertaining re-telling of the famous ‘mock-parliament’ play that featured Nellie McClung and her peers in the Political Equality League. Tickets are on sale at for this one-time-only event to be staged on October 18th, 2015 at the Prairie Theatre Exchange.
Leading up to the October 18th event, Terry McCleod interviewed Sharon Bajer, the playwright behind Let Them Howl, on CBC’s Weekend Morning Show this past Sunday. Listen to the interview below, and hear how Bajer approached writing about such an important historical event, her explanation of Reader’s Theatre and a hilarious sample of the reading by Terry and Sharon themselves!
Excerpt from CBC’s the Weekend Morning Show, September 27, 2015