Castor and Sylvie 2018

Playwright: Tara Goldstein Director: Jenny Salisbury/Pam Baer

​The L Fest, Llandudno, Wales, July 2018
​Performance

Paris, France. 1980. After the death of her life-long writing partner and friend Jean-Paul Sartre, feminist philosopher Simone de Beauvoir (Castor), author of The Second Sex, decides to adopt her mid-life companion Sylvie Le Bon as her daughter. When Sylvie refuses to agree to the adoption, Beauvoir must persuade Sylvie to change her mind.

Cast and Production Team

CastorMary Ellen MacLean
SylvieLori Nancy Kalamanski
PlaywrightTara Goldstein
DirectorJenny Salisbury
Illustrationsbenjamin lee hicks
MusicKate Reid
Stage ManagerEdil Ga’al
Produced byGailey Road Productions
Executive ProducerTara Goldstein
ProducerMargot Huycke

Castor and Sylvie
Toronto ​SummerWorks Festival, August 2015
Workshop Production

Cast and Production Team

CastorMary Ellen MacLean
SylvieTina Sterling
PlaywrightTara Goldstein
DirectorPam Baer
Graphic DesignerLisa Rupchand
Set and Costume DesignClare Cavanagh
Stage ManagerSimone Brodie
Artistic AssociateJenny Salisbury
Produced byGailey Road Productions
Executive ProducerTara Goldstein
ProducerMargot Huycke
Assistant ProducerEmma Smith

 


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