Featured in plays with titles like Tragic Queens, Intractable Woman and F—-k You! You F—-king Perv!, Concordia women stole the show at this year’s Montreal English Theatre Awards (METAs) at the Rialto Theatre on October 23rd.
University alumnae and faculty were well-represented, with over 20 nominations in 15 categories. They won 8 awards overall, including the evening’s highest honours for Outstanding Independent Production (F--k you! You F--king Perv!) and Outstanding PACT (Professional Association of Canadian Theatres) Production (Angélique).
Members of Angélique mentioned Concordia in their acceptance speech, directed by (Mike Payette BFA'07) and co-produced by Quincy Armorer of Black Theatre Workshop (BFA 97) and Mathieu Murphy-Perron of Tableau D'Hôte Theatre (BFA '08).