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Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth

Only Drunks and Children Tell the Truth

A Comedy About Coming Home

August 11 - 26
Firehall Theatre




By Drew Hayden Taylor
Produced in Association with Western Canada Theatre, Kamloops, BC

  • Grace, an Indigenous woman adopted by a white family, is asked by her birth sister to return to the reserve for their mother’s funeral. Afraid of opening old wounds, Grace must find a place where the culture of her past can feed the truth of her present. She struggles to connect her two lives in this heartwarming and hilarious story about coming home.

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    Playing at the Firehall Theatre
    from August 11 - 26

    Showtimes and running time coming soon.

  • Cast

    Dakota Hebert – Janice
    Taran Kootenhayoo – Tonto
    Aren Okemaysim – Rodney
    Joelle Peters – Barb


    Director – Lisa C. Ravensbergen
    Associate Director – Heather Cant
    Set Designer – Jung-Hye Kim
    Costume Designer – Vanessa Imeson
    Lighting Designer – Rebecca Picherack
    Sound Designer – Doug Perry
    Fight Director – Melissa Thomas
    Stage Manager – Christine Leroux
    Apprentice Stage Manager – Meghan Froebelius

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