Roles 4 Women 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. Annual programming includes creative workshops, multi-media and online performances and experiments, improvisation sessions, public readings and live theatre performances. R4W are committed to developing new and innovative scripts and creating unique theatrical events such as the multi-media series “Experiments in Performance” and the pop-up Festival “TrixXxiefest”. R4W focus their energy on creating inventive and exciting live performance events that incorporate multiple formats and engage the community at large.
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.