Escape from Happiness
Comedy by Canadian playwright George F. Walker
Co-Directed by Bill Murdoch and Chalene Scott
November 12 to 28, Wednesdays through Saturdays at 8pm
Directors: Bill Murdoch has recently retired after 31 years teaching Acting, Acting for the Camera and Theatre History in the Film Studies and Theatre Departments at Capilano University. He has also worked for several years as a professional stage actor and appeared in feature films, television and done voice work for CBC radio. Bill has a tremendous passion for theatre and when he is not actually involved in a production, he is out watching as many shows as he can. He is inspiring to work with and has a never ending supply of wonderful ideas of how to stage a production.
Chalene Scott began her theatre training at a young age with Stage North in Fort St. John. After graduation she started training at Capilano University, where Bill was one of her professors. After her diploma program and a year off, she finished her training with a Bachelor in Performing Arts and has directed shows for the IGNITE! Festival and at Douglas College, she will be directing with Stage 43 later this year.