Roles 4 Women (R4W) is an independent, Canadian theatre and production company founded in 2005 by theatre artists Liz Solo and Jenny Naish. R4W produce timely, challenging and experimental theatre, media and performance work featuring strong women’s voices. R4W is committed to developing new and innovative scripts and creating unique programming that incorporates multiple formats and disciplines. R4W is a feminist company, inclusive of all women, with events and programming open to all people.
Our 2018 Commissioning Project is Women From the Future – a series of short one act pieces, premiering at the Factory Theatre in Toronto in June, 2018 and featuring original new work by Canadian creatrixes Catherine Falkner (Vancouver), Tina Pearson (Victoria), Wendi Smallwood (St. John’s) and Liz Solo (Toronto).
Roles 4 Women is the home of the performance art punk rock band TrixXxie and the semi-annual pop-up festival – TrixXxieFest.