LOCATION:  Halifax   MEMBER TYPE: Professional

HomeFirst Theatre was founded by Artistic Director Mary Vingoe and playwright Colleen Wagner in 2010 to produce theatre of social and/or political importance with an emphasis on plays from Atlantic Canada.  The company has produced three acclaimed world premieres; Home by Colleen Wagner in 2010 at the Bus Stop Theatre, Refuge by Mary Vingoe in 2013 and Messenger by Wendy Lill in 2015, both with Eastern Front Theatre at Neptune Scotiabank Studio Theatre.  Refuge was nominated for best new play at the Merritt Awards and a named a finalist for the Nova Scotia Masterworks Award in 2014. 


Productions by HomeFirst Theatre Society:


Education through the Arts


Nova Scotia High School Drama Festival


Celebrating Nova Scotia's theatre talent

TNS acknowledges that we are in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq People. We recognize the heritage of this land and its people to express gratitude to those who reside here, and to honour the Indigenous people who have lived and worked on this land historically and presently.

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