Telling our stories through heritage animation...
Scenes from our hit summer 2015 production accompanied by the show's theme song.
< A Bridge to the Past was an hour-long cabaret-style production presented by Theatre Wakefield to over 1,100 friends, families, and visitors throughout the Outaouais in summer 2015.
It all started in 2009 ....
Great Resources for you on this website: the Toolkits
The Heritage Animation Toolkit - for development and management of a history animation project
Historical Research Links - internet sources for Canadian, Québec, and local history research
Animation Template - the step by step guide to accompany the above project kit
Live on the Airways - a template for using an old-time radio program format that can be recorded or be performed live for an audience.
Interviewing Techniques - a guide to interviewing for oral history recording.
Interviewing Tips - interviewing basics and a sample interview worksheet.
Cultural Mentoring - a report on the participation of seniors as cultural mentors
Presented by Theatre Wakefield with financial support from the Department of Canadian Heritage. Theatre Wakefield is a community-based not-for-profit organization committed to promoting the arts as a means for developing our communities.
This website was originally developed and maintained by Gwen Shea and Peter MacGibbon.