A Love Letter to Emily C
By Sheri-D Wilson
|Size||6 x 9 inches|
|Binding type||Soft Cover|
|Release Date||May 7, 2019|
A Love Letter to Emily C explores the life, times and milestones of Canadian icon and artist Emily Carr. Humorous and moving, this play is a dialogue between Carr and her monkey Woo, as Carr unravels her life.
Fall in love with the making of extraordinary art! Experience all the exhilaration and creative brilliance of Emily Carr as she playfully interacts with Woo. This is a quirky dialogue between a woman and the creature she adored—it is a fusion of theatre, poetry, visual art and music. The play, presented by Handsome Alice Theater, premiers in May 2019.
Sheri-D Wilson, D. Litt—Poet Laureate of Calgary, is the award-winning author of eleven books, the creator of four short films, and has released four albums which combine music and poetry. She is known for her electric performance-style, making her a favourite of festivals around the world. She has read, performed & taught in festivals across Canada, USA, UK, France, Spain, Belgium, Mexico, and South Africa. www.sheridwilson.com
Sheri-D says, “I wanted to write a play about and for one of my favourite Canadian artists, Emily Carr. And in the same way that she envisioned doing in her art, I wanted the piece to echo with the beauty and wonder, we feel in nature…”
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