Get ready for a large jar of laughs with a twist of drama in the award winning Canadian Play, The Swearing Jar by Kate Hewlett

Directed by Brenda Kuntsi with Assistant Director Amy Johnson

When Carey finds out she is pregnant she can’t wait to tell her husband the exciting news. Although in the moment Simon seems happy to hear the news, Carey can feel him distancing himself. After meeting Owen at a bookstore, Carey starts to feel guilty for the feelings she is having for him. Why won’t Simon talk to her? Carey must figure out her life if she has any hope of getting back on track.

Awards: Winner of Best of Fringe at the 2008 Toronto Fringe Festival, and Outstanding New Play at the 2010 New York International Fringe Festival. 2013 Nominee for the Governor General’s Award for Drama

The Swearing Jar runs from February 13 to 29, 2020 at Grande Prairie Live Theatre

GPLT takes pride in supporting Canadian Playwrights.

In the past 10 years we have performed or created 20 Canadian plays and musicals.

Our second Canadian play this season is about to be made into a feature film.

The playwright, Kate Hewlett, is a working actor who spends her time between Los Angeles and Toronto. She has had recurring roles in Stargate Atlantis, Degrassi the Next Generation, Remedy, The Stanley Dynamic, and the Girlfriend Experience.

Kate Hewlett is represented by vanguarde artists management 287 macpherson avenue – ste. 101, toronto, on m4v 1a4 tel 416.972.

Original poster design by Bryce Wisekal, OWM Consulting, Address: P.O BOX 2723, Dawson Creek, BC, V1G 5A1, Canada.
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