For the first few rehearsals of Candles to the Sun, the cast worked around a table (“tablework” is the fancy name we give it), discussing the script and their characters with director Steven Fedoruk and dramaturg Sarah Moeller, digging into the text before getting up on their feet.

Here’s a quick video from those rehearsals, with Steven talking about the use of metaphors in the script, and Sarah giving us all some background on Pellagra, a disease that affects many in the mining community where Candles is set:


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