Home Theatre Productions Team
Steven Greenwood – Executive and Artistic Director
Steven Greenwood is a writer, director, and PhD candidate at McGill University. His PhD research at McGill is focused on popular culture, audience studies, and queer studies. Steven’s writing and directing styles are heavily influenced by his love for popular culture, fairy tales, musicals, and the fantastic. He aims to disrupt conventional understandings of what types of stories and performances get to count as art, and he is unashamedly invested in popular culture.
Selected writing credits include A Man in Hue and Pinot Noir for the stage, and North of Sherbrooke for the screen. Directing credits include Home Theatre Productions’ [title of show], Faith Paré’s Immaculate Contraception, and Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia, and dramaturgy credits include Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik’s Spring Awakening. He also has substantial improv experience, including teaching improv, and performing in and producing shows and summits. He specializes in narrative longform improv.
Cheyenne Cranston – Executive Producer, General Manager
Cheyenne Cranston is a Drama and Theatre student at McGill University. She has worked as a stage manager for Players’ Theatre, as well as the Arts Undergraduate Theatre Society’s 2019 production of Spring Awakening. Working with Yvette Nolan on McGill’s 2018 production of Nolan’s The Birds allowed her to complete her first lighting design. Aside from her role as the producer of Home Theatre Productions, she also serves as the Executive Director of Players’ Theatre.
Crew and Creative
Lucas Amato – Designer: [title of show], Performer and Playwright: Late Night Double Feature
Lucas Amato is a graduate of the Anatomy and Cell Biology program at McGill and the Playwriting program at Concordia. He is a Montreal based actor, playwright and co-founder of the Just Right Productions theatre company who has ventured the realms of plays, musicals, Improv and the like. He has written a number of works including Splatterpunks (a part of Home Theatre Productions’ Late Night Double Feature) three plays produced for the McGill Drama Festival for the 2015, 2018 and upcoming 2020 seasons. Selected theatre credits include The Wolf in Into the Woods (a dream role of his) (McGill AUTS 2018), Adult Male in Spring Awakening (McGill AUTS 2019), and Ducker in the Canadian premiere of Starkid’s Firebringer (Just Right 2019).
Mary Looney – Performer: [title of show], Stage Manager: Late Night Double Feature
Mary Looney is in her third year at McGill University studying Geography Urban Systems. Mary recently stage managed her first show with Epic Productions’ Den of Thieves. She has been previously seen as Susan in Home Theatre Productions’ [title of show], as Maria in A Man in Hue, and Pastor Murphy in Immaculate Contraception at the McGill Drama Festival, as well as stage managed Players Theatre’s production of Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia and Harvey Fierstein’s Torch Song Trilogy – Widows and Children First in 2018.
Victoria Stevens – Director, Playwright: Late Night Double Feature
Victoria Stevens is a third year student at McGill who made her directorial debut in her show Young Love, a part of Home Theatre Productions’ Late Night Double Feature! Victoria is a theatre enthusiast, a book worm and lover of music. Former acting credits include such roles as Marian Paroo in The Music Man, Golde in Fiddler On the Roof, and two years of McGill Drama Festival shows! As an English nerd she has always loved analyzing characters and their narratives so she was ecstatic to have the opportunity to put this show up for a second time, this time under her direction.
Hazel Neil – Assistant Stage Manager: Late Night Double Feature
Hazel is honored to work with the wonderfully creative Home Theatre Productions team on such a unique bundle of shows in Late Night Double Feature. They’d like to thank the cast and crew for all of their dedication and hard work; it’s been a delight watching (and cackling) from behind the scenes!
Performers: Late Night Double Feature
Top Row (Left to Right): Camila Fitzgibbon, Chrystal Zhang, Emily Vaillancourt
Middle Row (Left to Right): Emma Barbisan, Grace Desbarats, Gretel Kahn
Bottom Row (Left to Right): Jonathan Giammaria, Molly Mckenzie, Harry Skinner
Performers: [title of show]
Performers from Jeff Bowen and Hunter Bell’s [title of show]: Zach Ripka, Cathal Rynne, Maya Lewis and Eric Lee