news | Tuesday June 4, 2024

An Interview with Elaine Ávila

Aline Bouwman interviewed playwright Elaine Ávila, author of The Ballad of Ginger Goodwin & Kitimat: Two Plays for Workers and Fado: The Saddest Music in the World in the Douglas College blog.

An excerpt from the interview:

“…my work as a playwright has been to investigate why there are so many other voices missing from the theatre. I want to shine a light on stories that people don’t seem to be paying attention to, because they are often the stories most worth hearing.”

Read the complete piece here.