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Ottawa: The National Arts Centre announces the cast and creatives for “Fall On Your Knees”

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Introducing… the cast and creative team for the world premiere of Fall On Your Knees - meet the company. We can’t wait to see them tour to Canadian Stage, the Neptune Theatre, the Grand Theatre London and the NAC in 2023!

The play adaptation of this iconic Canadian novel will feature: Tim Campbell, Janelle Cooper, Diane Flacks, Eva Foote, Deborah Hay, Samantha Hill, Drew Moore, Tony Ofori, Cara Rebecca, Nathan D. Simmons, Maryem Tollar, Amaka Umeh, Jenny L Wright and Antoine Yared.

In addition to co-creators Hannah Moscovitch and Alisa Palmer, author Ann-Marie MacDonald, and production dramaturg Mel Hague the creative team features:

Choreographer: Natasha Powell

Music Supervisor and Composer: Sean Mayes

Set Designer: Camellia Koo

Costume Designer: Judith Bowden

Associate Costume Designer: Joyce Padua

Lighting Designer: Leigh Ann Vardy

Sound Design Consultant: Antoine Bédard

Sound Designer: Brian Kenny

Associate Music Supervisor: Douglas Price

Stage Manager:Michael Hart

Assistant Stage Manager:Sarah Miller

Lead donors Margaret Fountain, C.M., DFA (h) & David Fountain, C.M.  

Developed with support from the National Arts Centre's National Creation Fund. 

Special Thank You to the Dr. Kanta Marwah Endowment for English Theatre.

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council.

Produced with the support of the City of Toronto through the Toronto Arts Council. 

Thanks to our season sponsors: Ottawa Embassy Hotel & Suites and VIA Rail.