Off The Page
January 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Stu and Dick Hit Vegas
Stu and Dick Hit Vegas, by Gibsons playwright Mary Burns, brings representatives from numerous non-profits to Las Vegas for a chance to win big for their organizations. It’s a satire that asks the question ‘Do you have to be good to do good’?
Featured readers: Peter Hill, Frank Crudele, Lucas Foss, Wanda Nowicki and Ivy Lock.
Mary Burns is a former journalist, documentary filmmaker and professor of Creative Writing at DouglasCollege. She has published seven books, many short stories and her plays have been performed on CBC and BBC radio, as well as on stage in Vancouver, Windsor and Halifax. Her first book, Suburbs of the Arctic Circle, was the Literary Press Group’s Writer’s Choice and her last book The Reason for Time, a finalist for the Foreword Reviews Indie Award, an Editor’s Choice in the Historical Novels Review, and was listed as a “Must Read Chicago Book” by Bookriot. Mary has lived on the Sunshine Coast since 1995.
Admission by donation at the door.
Masks required, Vaccine QR code (double vaccinated) and original photo ID required (photos of ID can not be accepted)
Note: All staff and presenters are fully vaccinated