The Anansi Blog

Win a Copy of Kim’s Convenience! September 29 2016

Have you heard the news? Kim’s Convenience has gone from a play, to a book, and is now a series on CBC! We’ve got a new tv-tie in edition of Kim’s Convenience to go along with it. The new edition includes a new foreword by Soulpepper Theatre Director and Founder Albert Schultz and an essay by Ivan Fecan Executive … Read More

See the new TV Tie-In Edition Cover of Kim’s Convenience August 23 2016

Kim’s Convenience is coming this fall to CBC and, to celebrate, we’ve got a new TV Tie-In Edition of Kim’s Convenience on the way! The new edition is forthcoming October 1st — the new cover is here now, check it out below! (And after you see the new cover, be sure to see the three new trailers for Kim’s Convenience right … Read More

Three New Trailers for CBC’s Kim’s Convenience August 19 2016

Have you heard the good news? Kim’s Convenience is coming this fall to CBC! Production is well underway and we already have three new trailers to share courtesy of the CBC! Wholly original, hysterically funny, and deeply moving, Kim’s Convenience tells the story of one Korean family struggling to face the future amidst the bitter … Read More

A Look at Ins Choi’s Subway Stations of the Cross April 16 2015

Last week the Anansi team went to see Ins Choi’s one-man, spoken-word performance Subway Stations of the Cross in Toronto’s Soulpepper theatre. In Subway Stations, Ins plays a homeless man speaking (and singing) a message from the divine. The performance is based on Ins’ real-life encounter with a homeless man. Using only a single light, small … Read More