The Woman in Black By Stephen Mallatratt, based on the novel by Susan Hill

About the Show

A found space theatre event in the basement of City Hall. A lawyer hires an actor to tutor him in recounting to family and friends a story that has long troubled him concerning events that transpired when he attended the funeral of an elderly recluse. There he caught sight of the woman in black.

Warning: content may be startling for some viewers

Warning: show takes place in confined space

Warning: show does NOT have accessible seating. If you have any seating requirements  please email to make arrangements. 

Performance Information

October 23rd to November 2nd
Shows Wednesdays to Saturdays at 7:00pm and 9:00pm

Show Length: Just under 90 minutes
Intermission: None.
Venue: Basement of Kingston's City Hall

Production Team 

Director- Devon Dafoe
Producer- Michael Sheppard
Production Manager- Amber Pattison
Stage Manager- Alysse Szatkowski *
ASM- Victoria McAuley *
Set Designer- Chris Blackwell *
Costume Designer- Caitlin Thorne
Lighting Designer- Amber Pattison
Music Design- Joseph Harvey *
Publicity- Byron Letourneau Dunystee*
Trailers- Jordan Richards
Front of House- Tiana Prince
Front of House- Cathy Sheppard
Guide- Bill Sheppard

* Blue Canoe Début


Jacob Millar
*  (Arthur Kipps)

Graham Banville  
(Actor/Young Arthur) 

Shannon Kingston
* (Woman in Black)

* Blue Canoe Début


* * * 1/2"  
Whig Standard

"A unique theatrical experience that shouldn’t be missed"
-- Whig Standard

"Blue Canoe has found a way to make their production different and pretty spooky to boot."
-- Whig Standard

" It will undoubtedly be a unique and memorable experience for those who decide to see it, easily frightened or not" -- Queen's Journal
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