Dead Money by Hope Thompson

bnpr_flat2INT. HOTEL ROOM – NEW YORK CITY – 1949 – NIGHT

What happens when you mix together dreams, desire and a whole lot of cold, hard cash…

Performance Times: |March 24th 7:30pm | March 25th 2:00pm | March 26th 7:30pm

PLAYWRIGHT:

hopethompson_photoHope Thompson is a Toronto-based playwright and screenwriter. Her work brings a queer focus to mystery, crime, science fiction and comedy and she has several produced short films and plays in these genres.

 

DIRECTOR:

image1Studying Theatre under Alan Filewod and mentoring from Sky Gilbert, Jordan Patterson has been on the Theatre scene for 30 years. Jordan started his career becoming Playwright in Residence at Buddies in Bad Times at 21. Having several plays produced by Buddies in Bad Times during “The Sky Gilbert era”. Jordan then moved to Vancouver. Jordan has written directed and Produced several plays over the years and continues to create under his own terms.

CAST:

fb_img_1477092509481Jesse Miller (Danny) is a film/tv actor born and raised in Saskatchewan. Jesse has been in the film/tv scene in Vancouver for 8 years. This is his first venture in the Vancouver theatre scene. He is excited to explore and expand the foundation of his craft. 

EE.pngLucy Rex
(Eva) is a Ugandan-born Canadian raised model, actress radio host, and entrepreneur. It was at a young age that she acquired her love for the creative arts. From the canvas to the stage Lucy approaches each project with passion and enthusiasm. It is from this place of passion which she derives her love for the creative process and her desire to become a versatile and dynamic performer. She is excited to join the cast of Dead  Money in her first theatre production.

 

image1-1Nathan Witte (Johnny) originally from Calgary, Alberta, began his career in entertainment as a young boy in family home videos and hasn’t looked back since. He has always enjoyed making people around him laugh so it came as no surprise to those who knew him that he would make a career of being in front of the camera.  Nathan and his business partner Chad Rook of CheckMate Films are currently in post-production of their highly anticipated first feature film, The Perfect Pickup. Nathan will be playing the lead role of Corey in this ‘bromantic comedy’, as well as serving as a producer on the project. The film is looking at a summer release in 2017.