Episode #21 Fina MacDonell / by Michael Kruse

Fina Macdonnel.  Photo by Michael Kruse

Fina Macdonnel.  Photo by Michael Kruse

Fina MacDonell is a founder of and partner in Toronto props house Rabbit's Choice, but her early career included collaborating with Paul Thompson with the seminal Farm Show in Clinton ON.  In this this interview we talk about her early life in Manitoba and southwestern Ontario and the building of one of the most important props houses in Canada.  Fina was also honored this summer with the Dora Mavor Moore Silver Ticket award.

Links/Keywords

Manitoba Theatre Centre

Rainbow Stage

Fina's desk at The Rabbit's Choice

Fina's desk at The Rabbit's Choice

FLQ October crisis

Opportunities for Youth Grant Manitoba

The Patchwork Players

Paul Thompson

The Farm Show

Theatre Passe Muraille

Miles Potter

The prop shpo at The Rabbit's Choice

The prop shpo at The Rabbit's Choice