The Measure of LoveTops Theatre Company
Love – Betrayal – Redemption: The Measure of Love is a dramatic exploration of the friendship between two women. “A stunning accomplishment – powerful, moody and rewarding – who says there are no good roles for women” – Grania Litwin, The Times Colonist. “… an immeasurable piece of theatre … should not be missed” – Plank Magazine. “Jean Topham and Geli Bartlett are mesmerizing in the two roles” – Adrian Chamberlain, The Times Colonist.
About the artist/company
The Tops Theatre Company was formed in 2008 to present THE MEASURE OF LOVE in the Victoria Fringe Festival. It was such a hit at that time, the organizers of the Fringe gave Tops an extra performance date to accommodate the large numbers of people anxious to see the play. The company includes Wendy Merk, who has directed many productions in Greater Victoria, Jean Topham and Geli Bartlett, who have performed in numerous shows in the Victoria community.
Author – 30-year-old Canadian writer Nicolas Billon, winner of numerous literary awards.
Director – Wendy Merk
Mabel – Jean Topham
Joan – Geli Bartlett
‘This story of Catholic obsession with guilt and sin is a charmer and devilish fun and in the hands of these veteran performers it’s sensational. Powerful, moody and rewarding. Who said there are no good roles for women anymore?’
Grania Litwin – Times Colonist.
Langham Court Theatre (Fringe Venue 5)
805 Langham Court,
Victoria, BC V8V 4J3
Phone: (250) 383-2663