Points of View with Jillian Keiley

45 Episodes

About the podcast

Learn about NAC English Theatre productions through an encounter with NAC English Theatre and two special guests offering unique perspectives on the piece.

About the host

  • Jillian Keiley
  • ‘da Kink in my Hair

    English Dec 05, 2016 41:07

    Get back to your roots! “If you want to know a black woman, you touch her hair,” says Novelette of the clients in her Toronto hair salon. ‘da Kink is...

  • Belles Soeurs: The Musical

    English May 19, 2016 45:44

    In this final Points of View of the 2015/16 season, Artistic Director Jillian Keiley hosts a discussion with two special guests, Belles Soeurs Producer Allan Sandler and Joël Beddows, Outgoing...

  • Concord Floral

    English May 11, 2016 42:09

    Something happened at the Concord Floral greenhouse. Nobody talks about it – until two girls uncover the horrifying secret. Now havoc has been unleashed, forcing ten teenagers to flee a...

  • BOOM: the cultural heartbeat of a generation

    English Apr 08, 2016 36:22

    BOOM chronologically documents a historical period stretching from that first ‘boom’ of the Atomic Bomb in 1945 all the way to the Apollo 11 landing the first human beings on...

  • Don’t Doubt the Trout! - Twelfth Night

    English Feb 02, 2016 49:08

    In this Points of View, NAC English Theatre Associate Artistic Director Sarah Garton Stanley hosts a discussion with three special guests, Pityu Kenderes and Judd Palmer of The Old Trout...

  • Truth and Reconciliation: Jack Charles V The Crown

    English Jan 26, 2016 56:08

    Aboriginal. Actor. Addict. Residential School Survivor. Cat Burglar. Homosexual. Jack Charles is an Australian tribal Elder and a living legend. This highly entertaining and autobiographical presentation, which includes a three-piece...

  • Anne and Gilbert, The Musical!

    English Dec 22, 2015 37:45

    In this Points of View, NAC English Theatre Artistic Director Jillian Keiley hosts a discussion with two special guests, Anne & Gilbert Co-Composer and Lyricist Nancy White and Campbell Webster,...

  • At The Intersection of Grief and Culture

    English Dec 10, 2015 49:35

    In this Points of View, Assistant Director Brad Long hosts a discussion with two special guests, The December Man (L’homme de décembre) Director Sarah Garton Stanley and Paul Donison, Senior...

  • The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God

    English Nov 17, 2015 51:02

    In Negro Creek, Ontario, Rainey Johnson is a powerful figure. Grieving for her daughter, she survives with cynical wit, superior intellect and superhuman strength. She wants answers, true meaning, purpose...

  • The Double

    English Jun 09, 2015 48:29

    An anxious government clerk meets a strange lookalike who is daring, romantic, and brash – a success at everything the clerk fumbles. Is it really his double, or could he...

  • Take Me Back to Jefferson

    English Apr 29, 2015 38:05

    This Southern Gothic chronicles a family's odyssey to bury their matriarch. The Bundrens must do battle with floods, fire and their private demons as calamity and chaos haunt their 40-mile...

  • Obaaberima

    English Apr 24, 2015 51:50

    Coming out to yourself can be as hard as sharing it with others. Tawiah M’Carthy’s captivating hero is caught between worlds – gay and straight, black and white, African and...

  • Stuff Happens

    English Feb 13, 2015 50:45

    In this Points of View Podcast Associate Artistic Director Sarah Garton Stanley interviews director David Ferry and Rosemary Thompson for Stuff Happens. “Stuff happens… and it’s untidy, and freedom’s untidy, and...

  • Alice Through the Looking-Glass

    English Dec 17, 2014 50:40

    In this Points of View, guest host NAC English Theatre Artist in Residence Corey Payette chats with two special guests, Alice Through the Looking-Glass Assistant Director Christine Brubaker and Alice...

  • Do You Want What I Have Got? A Craigslist Cantata

    English Dec 01, 2014 49:43

    In this Points of View episode, Special Guest Host, 2014-15 Ensemble member Amy Matysio chats with two guests – Do You Want What I Have Got? cast member Dmitry Chepovetsky...