Stage Door program participant commending actors’ strengths

Video specialist impressed by troupe’s intellectual rigour and talent Deron Hamel A former Simon Fraser University (SFU) student who participated in a Stage Door Theatre Troupe project says his favourite aspect of working with the troupe’s actors was seeing their personal strengths flourish. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Budding photographer pursuing her passion

Pair enjoys collaboration on Maple Ridge newsletter Natalie Hamilton Constantly capturing candids with her digital camera, 23-year-old Amanda would like to follow in her grandfather’s footsteps and become a professional photographer. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Gardening project capturing spirit of diversity

Initiative bringing out the beauty of the community, says co-ordinator Deron Hamel A gardening project that’s bringing together people accessing services from posAbilities and people accessing services from MOSAIC, an organization dedicated to helping immigrants and refugees settle into Canadian society, is capturing the spirit of diversity, says Cinthia, a project co-ordinator involved with this initiative. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Stage Door program expanded into film and video

Collaboration with SFU students results in new skills Deron Hamel The Stage Door Theatre Troupe, a successful theatre program for stage actors who have a disability, is creating new storytelling opportunities by branching into film and video, thanks largely to a partnership with film students from Simon Fraser University (SFU). [click the title to read the full story ...]

PosAbilities launches news program

Articles to highlight the power of relationships By Natalie Hamilton Gord envisions a host of new ‘posAbilities’ for sharing successes and solidifying relationships by harnessing the use of storytelling. The program director for posAbilities is looking forward to showcasing achievements by uncovering the strength in relationships, which is at the heart of each success, Gord says. [click the title to read the full story ...]