Peer into the Playbill


Chalmers Lounge, Avon Theatre
Wednesday, June 19
10:45 am

The fantasy genre is only as limited as the imaginations of its authors. How does one create the soaring landscapes and magical beasts of a fantasy world in ways that continue to provoke the imagination? Our panel discusses this fascinating genre.

R.J. Anderson, author of the young-adult and teen series Faery Rebels, Ivy of the Delve, Ultraviolet and Uncommon Magic and winner of the Concorde Book Award
David S. Craig, playwright and adaptor of The Neverending Story
Lesley Livingston, author of the young-adult fantasy series Wondrous Strange, Never, The Starling Saga and The Wiggins Weird and winner of the CLA Young Adult Book of the Year in 2010

Bob White, Head of New Plays at the Stratford Festival

Get your books signed! R.J. Anderson, David S. Craig and Lesley Livingston will sign copies of their works following the event. We’ll have copies available for purchase, or you are welcome to bring your own.

Learn More! For David S. Craig, tales of fantasy play a key role in cultivating empathy.

Support for the Forum is generously provided by Kelly & Michael Meighen and The T.R. Meighen Family Foundation.

Funded in part by the Government of Ontario

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