Magnus Theatre Presents


A Human Cargo Production

Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre Presents - A Human Cargo Production

The Runner

Written and Performed by Christopher Morris March 31 – April 16, 2022

Director - Daniel Brooks 
Associate Director - Severn Thompson 
Set & Costume Designer - Gillian Gallow 
Lighting Designer - Bonnie Beecher 
Composer & Sound Designer - Alexander MacSween 
Production Manager, Associate Lighting Designer & Technical Director - Jeff Pybus 
Stage Manager - Sarah Miller 
Assistant Stage Manager - Katie Schmidt
The 2022-2023 season kicks off on September 29th with THE RUNNER by Christopher Morris, A Human Cargo Production. ZAKA is an Orthodox Jewish volunteer force in Israel. They collect the remains of Jews killed in accidents. When Jacob, a ZAKA volunteer, treats a young woman suspected of stabbing a soldier, his world is changed forever. A powerful thriller from Toronto’s Human Cargo, winner of the 2019 Dora Mavor Moore Awards for Outstanding Production, Outstanding Direction and Outstanding New Play.