Education & Outreach


Royal MTC is pleased to partner with the Winnipeg Public Library to bring you Play on Words, a program that will bring you even more opportunities to enrich your theatre experience!

Check out our librarian-recommended resources to better connect with the stories on our stages and public talks with Royal MTC's talented artists.


Join us for a series of free noon-hour presentations in the Carol Shields Auditorium at the Millennium Library. Each Friday session runs from 12:10 – 12:50 pm and is a great way to better connect with the story. 

A Thousand Splendid Suns
Friday, Mar 27, 2020 - CANCELLED
Based on the bestselling novel, this breathtaking story tells the tale of two remarkable women brought together by heart wrenching oppression. Join members of the creative team as they share their behind-the-scenes perspective on this harrowing and beautiful tale.


The Winnipeg Public Library's Talented Librarians provide amazing lists of resources that help you better connect wit hthe play. From biographies to fiction, films and even music in their collection, the lists are inspired by the stories and characters onstage at Royal MTC!

Check out our librarian-recommended resources to better connect with the stories on our stages!

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2019/20 Explore More Reading Lists

The Color Purple
Fun Home
As You Like It