Shakespeare’s Voice

We mined the great Canon of the Great Bard for 200 monologues that are typically performed by women. I teamed up with Jonathan Heppner and Kimberly Purtell to whittle the list down to 50 for piece we’re developing, SHAKESPEARE’S VOICE. Produced by Theatre Local and with development assistance by Videocabaret, SHAKESPEARE’S VOICE was workshopped in September […]

Luminato shines again

Ever a highlight of the Toronto festival season, I was once again excited to be part of the 2012 Luminato Festival. I produced and recorded over an hours worth of audio descriptions of the Visual Arts programming. AUDIO DESCRIPTIONS are recorded verbal descriptions, which make visual work accessible to low and no vision patrons via […]

Space-ifesto 2012

In spring 2012 I published SPACE-IFESTO 2012 in the academic journal Canadian Theater Review, number 150. It reflects my views on space and is part anthem for the future part avant-garde anthem. Here’s an excerpt: Step One:  Ask for What You Want Do things when the time is right for you. Don’t wait for deadlines. […]

The Beautiful and the Damned

David Bateman, Doctor, poet and all around amazing guy invited me to be part of this spoken word series. I read SPACE-IFESTO 2012 as well as a new piece about Detroit called KEEPERS OF THE INFINITE. Poet and blogger Duncan Morgan wrote about my set on his blog “…Rebecca Singh – another strong set by […]

I sailed the Sargasso Sea!

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 […]

Graphic Novel

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 […]