About

Newman Players is the theatre group at St. Thomas More College at the University of Saskatchewan in Saskatoon. Under the direction of Richard Medernach, we offer students, faculty, staff and alumni opportunities to be part of our drama productions – all in 3D! Most of our productions are presented in the Fr. O’Donnell Auditorium at STM College.

Past productions include:

  • Drop Dead Juliet, and Hamlet: Zombie Killer of Denmark (2018)
  • Excalibur: The Story of Young King Arthur (2017)
  • Fools (2016)
  • Arsenic and Old Lace (2016)
  • Sleeping Beauty (2015)
  • Persuasion (2015)
  • Mmmbeth (2014)
  • The 39 Steps (2014)
  • The Phantom Tollbooth (2013)
  • Much Ado About Nothing (2013)
  • A Seussified Christmas Carol (2012)
  • Drop, And Go to Innisfree, The Bathroom Door (2012)
  • Anne of Green Gables (2012)
  • A Christmas Carol Radio Play (2011)
  • The Princess and the Pea (2011)
  • Wyrd Sisters (2011)
  • Pride and Prejudice (2010)
  • A Man for All Seasons (2010)
  • The Second Shepherd’s Play (2009)
  • Lear’s Shadow and The York Plays (2008)
  • The Importance of Being Earnest (2007)
  • The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra (2006)
  • Godspell (2005)
  • Hamlette and Illegal Playwrighting Class (2004)
  • Everyman (2004)
  • Jesus Christ Superstar (2003)

To contact us, please phone 306-966-8946 or email rmedernach@stmcollege.ca

 

Auditions

Emma
adapted for the stage by Jon Jory from the novel by Jane Austen.

10 minute audition times are available between

6 – 8 pm March 14th

and

1 – 3 pm March 18th

You need only audition on one of the two dates.

You are asked to present a light dramatic monologue and be prepared for a cold read from the script.

There are roles for 10-13 actors (5-7 females & 5-6 male roles)

Please complete and bring a Newman Players Cast info sheet to your audition.

 

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Contact Richard Medernach, Artistic Director of Newman Players. 306-966-8946 or rmedernach@stmcollege.ca for more information.

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Contact Us

Artistic Director & Manager – Richard Medernach, rmedernach@stmcollege.ca (306-966-8900)

Mailing Address:

Newman Players
St. Thomas More College
1437 College Drive
Saskatoon, SK
S7N0W6

The Fr. O’Donnell Auditorium is on the first floor of the college (Rm. 140). It is wheelchair accessible.