Jon Stealer – by Rahul Varma
Synopsis: Men and women from an ‘unnamed country caught in political violence’, arrive by boat in Canada. They do menial jobs that other Canadians refuse to do, yet get labelled as job-stealer. This fast paced one-act picks up crucial aspects of challenges, hopes, and conciliation of immigrant work-force.
Time Period: Any time
Cast Size: 9
Casting: Multi ethnic cast
“I am not only bringing a message, I am taking one back to Ottawa.”
Robert Layton M.P.
(delivering a message from the Secretary of State)
The play won Special Juror’s award by the Quebec Drama Federation