Hinterviews with Peter Hinton

55 Episodes

About the podcast

Peter Hinton is the Artistic Director of English Theatre at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. Considered one of Canada’s finest stage directors, Peter has had a twenty year career as a playwright, dramaturge and tireless champion of Canadian theatre. In each podcast episode we hope to take you into the intimate world of the artists and creative minds behind the productions on stage.

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  • “Night” with Christopher Morris

    English Jan 13, 2010 28:55

    NAC English Theatre Artistic Director Peter Hinton chats with Night Writer and Director Christopher Morris about the history and creation of the play and how his travels influenced the production.

  • A Christmas Carol with David Dean

    English Dec 22, 2009 40:58

    NAC English Theatre Artistic Director Peter Hinton chats with NAC English Theatre Company Historian David Dean about the life of Charles Dickens and England at the time he wrote...

  • Elephant Wake with Bretta Gerecke

    English Nov 07, 2009 28:50

    English Theatre Artistic Director Peter Hinton chats with Elephant Wake Director and Designer Bretta Gerecke about the production and designing theatre in different stages in Canada.

  • The Drowsy Chaperone with Max Reimer and Dayna Tekatch

    English Oct 21, 2009 34:00

    Peter Hinton chats with The Drowsy Chaperone Director Max Reimer and Choreographer/Assistant Director Dayna Tekatch, about the production, its history and some background on musicals in Canada.

  • Celebrity Speakers: Don McKellar

    English Jun 05, 2009 38:02

    A Special Celebrity Hinterview, a tradition and an audience favourite, where Peter Hinton, Artistic Director chats with a guest artist involved with a production at the NAC. As a special...

  • Peter Hinton on 2009-2010 Season

    English Jun 02, 2009 33:05

    NAC English Theatre Artist Director Peter Hinton is interviewed by the NAC's Sean Fitzpatrick on the upcoming 2009-2010 season.

  • Celebrity Speakers: Robert Lepage

    English Apr 08, 2009 1:06:26

    Robert Lepage, multiple award winner and internationally acclaimed director, scenic artist, playwright, actor and film director talks with Laurie Brown.

  • The Blue Dragon with Menno Plukker

    English Mar 28, 2009 34:00

    Peter chats with Menno Plukker, Associate Producer for The Blue Dragon by Marie Michaud and Robert Lepage, about the process of the production, the history behind touring, and how Canadian...

  • “Tshepang” with Maurice Podrey

    English Mar 14, 2009 28:53

    Sean Fitzpatrick chats with Maurice Podbrey, Producer for Lara Foot-Newton's Tshepang, about the history of the production, how the production has been viewed throughout the countries it has played and...

  • Celebrity Speakers: Graham Greene

    English Mar 07, 2009 1:09:50

    Graham Greene, Academy Award-nominated actor (Dances with Wolves,) joins Laurie Brown to talk about his prestigious stage and film career.

  • Patricia Hamilton

    English Jan 31, 2009 36:59

    Peter chats with Patricia Hamilton, famous for her stage work at the Shaw Festival and TV productions such as Road to Avonlea, for a discussion on her career as an...

  • Celebrity Speakers: Jackie Maxwell

    English Jan 26, 2009 24:35

    Jackie Maxwell, director, dramaturg and Artistic Director of the Shaw Festival speaks with Laurie Brown in the second National Arts Centre English Theatre 2008-09 Celebrity Speakers Series about her career,...

  • Buried Child

    English Jan 10, 2009 28:30

    Peter chats with Buried Child Set and Costume Designer Eo Sharp, Lighting Designer Robert Thomson and Sound Designer Troy Slocum for a discussion on the working progress on their design,...

  • Celebrity Speakers: Paul Gross (repeat)

    English Nov 13, 2008 1:00:00

    To mark the second anniversary of the NAC's Celebrity Speakers series, here is an encore presentation of the inaugural edition with very special guest, Paul Gross and host, Laurie Brown. Known...

  • Celebrity Speakers: Peter Hinton

    English Oct 22, 2008 59:08

    Peter Hinton, Artistic Director of the NAC English Theatre, chats with Laurie Brown about the 2008-09 season, and about his career as a director and playwright.