Lunchbox Theatre

Feb 03 — Feb 22 2014

The Surrogate

Directed by Stacie Harrison

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SHOWTIMES : Monday to Saturday at 12:10 pm, "Happy Hour" Friday at 6:10 pm and "Date Night" Saturday at 7:30 pm

Play Details

Dreading that family dinner or holiday? Wish you could say what you
really think of your sister’s boyfriend or your grandmother’s drinking? Hire a surrogate to go in your place! After her divorce Samantha sends a surrogate to family dinner—with the directive to shake all the family skeletons out of the closet!






Review by Louis Hobson - Calgary Sun, 4* out of 5
"Don't be a Sam and send a surrogate to Lunchbox to see what all the laughs are about. Treat yourself to all the fun in this dysfunctional family dinner party." 
Lunchbox Theatre's The Surrogate puts the fun in dysfunctional family


Review by Stephen Hunt – Calgary Herald
Be prepared to work for the laughs in dysfunctional family comedy The Surrogate

Preview by Louis Hobson - Calgary Sun
Playwright Brieanna Blizzard's Surrogate an homage to Nana 

Preview by Cadence Mandybura - FFWD Weekly
Family matters  

Preview - including a short interview with playwright Brieanna Blizzard of The Surrogate- by Stephen Hunt - Calgary Herald
Christian dance company Corps Bara drew inspiration from new works gallery venue


Take your family to the show and bring your surrogate for free! Contact the Box Office for details.




Lunchbox Theatre
160 - 115 9th Avenue SE, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

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Cast List

 Laura Parken - Mom
 Kevin Rothery - Dad
 Roberta Mauer Phillips - Nana
 Rachel Bowron - Sister
Devon Dubnyk - Brother 
Christian Goutsis - Surrogate

Production Team

Brieanna Blizzard - Playwright
Stacie Harrison - Director
Jacqueline Russell - Assistant Director
Patti Neice - Stage Manager
Carissa Sams - Assistant Stage Manager
Deitra Kalyn - Set and Costume Design
Graham Kingsley - Lighting Design
Andrew Blizzard - Sound Design


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