JUST ANOTHER DAY Written and directed by Freya Ravensbergen and Rebecca Singh, starring Freya Ravensbergen and Rebecca Singh, Animation and Editing by Ruth Tait, Sound Design by John Gzowski. 2 min 59 sec 2014 16:9 CANADA Short Synopsis: JUST ANOTHER DAY is a short animatic film. It tells the story of two everyday Toronto police […]
New Adventures in Sound Art is one of Canada’s most important organizations when it comes to pushing the boundaries of electroacoustic music and sound art. They host an international symposium every year called Deep Wireless. In May 2010 I was invited to be part of this event by participating in a residency called the […]
On October 1st, 2011 I hosted and told several stories. The night was called TELL YOUR STORY and was a part of Scotiabank Nuit Blanche.
In August 2010 I began a year long Fellowship at Toronto’s largest multidisciplinary festival, Luminato. Midway through I started to chat with the producer of Visual arts, Robert Vanderberg about doing audio description for visually impaired patrons. With the festivals support and though partnerships with Theatre Local and Rose Jacobsen through PicassoPro/Creative Trust, I ended […]
Springing out of a coincidental conversation at the ARTISTS’ WEEK FESTIVAL in 2009 I began collaborating with Ruth Tait of Talking Pictures. Over the course of 6 months I we put together My Origami Motorcycle, the graphic novel. It has since been published by Domestic Tragedy Press with distribution in Toronto Montreal and New York […]
The artists in my community hadn’t had an opportunity to see each others work, so with the help of a small team and many mighty volunteers, we produced a 10-day festival called ARTISTS’ WEEK. It was attended by over 700 people, and over 30 artists participated.
POPULIST MANIFESTO # 1 August 12 · 9:00pm Fiasco Playhouse Summerworks Performance Bar 100 A Ossington Ave Poem by Lawrence Ferlinghetti Choral direction by Rebecca Singh with (in alphabetical order): Neema Bickersteth Mark Cassidy Marjorie Chan Aidan Devine Cathy Gordon Meg Hogarth Elva Mai Hoover Njo Kong Kie Scott Maynard Leanna Mclennan Lida Nosrati Julian […]
January 2008- I have been working on PALACE OF THE END at Canadian Stage Company. The play is a new work by internationally acclaimed Canadian playwright, Judith Thompson and directed by director, actor, and past artistic director of Canadian Stage, David Storch. PALACE OF THE END is a celebration of the voices of three people […]
In July 07 I had the chance to work with a friend, Kwame Stephens. I assistant directed scenes for the Baobab Stage at AFROFEST. It was a beautiful weekend and we had the youth stage at Queens Park had its largest crowds ever. The scenes were performed by actors Seifu Belechew, Muoi Nene, and Lua […]
In 2002 I founded a theatre troupe called the Montreal All Star Cheerleaders. We worked together until 2006 and created and performed Kabarett inspired cheerleading infused political satire! We created 2 full length plays and 8 short performance peices. Our work was generously supported by the Conseil des arts et des lettres du Québec, Montreal Arts […]