Alice Nelson


King Arthur & The Knights (working title)TYA Production. Play with songs. For 30 students.
A comedic retelling of King Arthur and his Knights.
The Maplewood Players, Abu Dhabi
Animal Farm Treatment/ La ferme des animaux revisitée traduction par Gisèle VilleneuveTYA Production. Solo, touring show, featuring shadow puppetry and live accordion music. A comedic modernization of Orwell's classic, addressing income inequality. Touring to Alberta High Schools 2016
Ms.SugarcoatSolo clown-satire. Ms.Sugarcoat is an elementary school teacher trying to navigate her way in the politically correct, helicopter parent school system. Sage Theatre's Ignite! Festival, Calgary & International Animated Objects Festival, CAOS, Calgary
Keep Sweet (co-created with Stephen Delano)Musical Melodrama.
10 Characters. Women trapped in a polygamous sect fight to escape their fate.
Staged Reading, Auburn Saloon, Calgary
ElephantTYA Production. Solo, touring show, featuring shadow puppetry and physical comedy. Inspired by volunteer work with the humanitarian organization, Clowns Without Borders.Loose Moose, Calgary & International Animated Objects Festival, CAOS, Calgary & Lyric Theatre, Swift Current & Canadian Fringe Circuit
The Worry WartTYA Production. 3 Actors. Clown-Comedy. Sam is starting at a new school and she is terrified. Bobo and Master Captain (her imaginary friends) help her fight her fears!Empress Theatre, Edmonton Fringe
Raunch: The Rise of Female Chauvinist Pigs (co-created with Jacqueline Russell)Comedy. Sketches satirizing the "new feminism" of empowerment through hypersexualization. Downstage Theatre, Calgary & Sarasvasti Productions, Winnipeg & Canadian Fringe Circuit
Local CelebritySolo comedy-drama. The story of a college girl trying to get ahead in during Alberta's Oil Boom.No Refund Theatre, Penn State, Pennsylvania & Canadian Fringe Circuit
Swashbucklers (co-created with Wes Borg)Solo comedy. Contemporary adaptation of Anne Bonny and Mary Read's historical pirate tale.Canadian Fringe Circuit