In the spring of 1868, seven boys stowed away on a ship bound from Scotland to Quebec, embarking on the voyage of a lifetime. A boy struggling to keep his friends alive. A woman with sharp eyes who will save generations. And a young writer desperately trying to connect the pieces of her past.
In 2019, a group of experienced actors and creators came together to bring Legacies to life for the very first time. Based on a true story, Legacies follows the journey of seven young boys who, in 1868, stowed away on a ship bound from Scotland to Canada.
To Stay in Silence
WRITTEN & DIRECTED BY RACHEL PENGILLY
New from playwright Rachel Pengilly comes a short, thought-provoking unfolding of events. Maashous Little is an army officer, a few hours short of leaving the country, and not entirely ready to say goodbye to his younger sister, April. In a last attempt at resolution, Maashous returns to the tree where April died.
Stage Devision was a unique theatre and media based project looking to create engaging theatrical performances. Their challenge? To create an original piece of devised theatre in one week.
If I Could Only
CHOREOGRAPHY BY HANNAH PENGILLY & RUBY LARSEN
SONG: SHANNON PARNELL | ARTIST: CHAZELLE CROMHOUT
Over April and May of 2018, a team of ten dancers assembled. Their goal was to experiment with the idea of a dance incorporating two different disciplines. Choreographed by leading choreographers Hannah Pengilly and Ruby Larsen, ‘If I Could Only’ uses both tap and contemporary to tell a beautiful story.
MUSIC & LYRICS BY SHANNON PARNELL
BOOK & DIRECTED BY RACHEL PENGILLY
Indi, the runaway Princess, returns home to a city run by the Foxes, a rebel youth gang that has risen up against the monarchy. Sierra, the fierce and protective leader of the Foxes, is struggling to keep her gang out of prison and Indi is only making it more difficult.