Feature: The Government Inspector visits the UofA Theatre Guild

Words by Lia Devetzidis

“Don’t blame the mirror if it’s your mug that’s crooked”

L: Katherine Edmond (Korobkin’s wife), R: Geoff Dawes (Artemy Filipovich). Photos by Ivan Jankovic.

“This show is profoundly Russian. And if you’re not suffering, can you really say you’re watching Russian theatre?”

L: Emma O’Connell-Doherty (Bobchinsky), R: Simon Lancione (Dobchinsky)
Brian Knott as The Governor
L: April Slomiany (The Postmaster)

“Lilia said to me, ‘I have no idea how you are going to make it into English, and therefore very frightened. But believe me, it is Gogol’.”

R: Josh Tse (Svistunov, the Policeman)

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