Looking Back at Magnus is a new video series that aims to remember and celebrate the people who have been significant in the history of the company. Artistic director Thom Currie hosts a video chat with guests who were there in the early days, from the grassroots beginning in the city’s east end to the ground-breaking move to Waverley Park.
Episode 1: Tibor Feheregyhazi
Thom chats with Rosalie Woloski, the partner of the late Tibor Feheregyhazi, Magnus Theatre's second Artistic Director and a true theatre legend.
Episode 2: Brian Richmond
Thom chats with Brian Richmond, Magnus Artistic Director from 1982 to 1987, who succeeded in creating a national profile for the theatre.
Episode 3: Rebecca Lancaster
Thom chats with Rebecca Lancaster, daughter of Magnus Theatre founder Burton Lancaster.
Continuing into the fall, Looking Back at Magnus will feature discussions with former Magnus Theatre Artistic Directors Mario Crudo and Michael McLaughlin as well as insights from Thunder Bay artists Lila Cano and Jo-Ann Waytowich about their experiences onstage at Northwestern Ontario's only professional theatre.