Personal essay by Kat Lanteigne on how tainted, the play, came to be. POV: Theatre Can Change the World: The Story of How a Canadian […]
Kate Taylor at the Globe and Mail reviews Tainted’s reading tour. “It’s rare that this [agit-prop theatre] works well either as theatre or as advocacy, […]
“Toronto actress/writer/producer Kat Lanteigne didn’t start out to be an activist. Her involvement in theatre didn’t need a political and social conscience to exist.” Read […]
“In crafting the story, Lanteigne says she chose to show rather than tell the complex biomedical details.” Read the full article.
Kat Lanteigne – For bringing the tainted-blood story to the stage. It’s been called the largest preventable health disaster in Canada’s history: After improperly screened […]
“Kat wrote and staged her play Tainted about how families were impacted by the tainted blood crisis – Canada’s worst health disaster. She used her […]
“It’s charming, frightening and finally very moving.” – The National Post Read full article (Scan)
Tainted adeptly dramatizes Canada’s tainted-blood scandal. BY NATALIE ZINA WALSCHOTS. Read the full article.
“An emotionally heart wrenching story about Canada’s tainted blood scandal, Tainted is playing at Toronto’s Aki Studio Theatre” Read the full review By Sam Mooney.
Playwright follows the trail of tainted blood: Globe and Mail. Read article on Globe and Mail Website
Writer hopes to avert other tragedies by having audience bear witness to events in the play. Read full article on Toronto Star website
“TORONTO – It’s been called one of the worst public health crises in Canadian history — the contaminated blood scandal that left more than 1,000 […]
By Kat Lanteigne. I believe one of the most extraordinary aspects of live theatre is that the stories that unfold in front of us become […]
Kat Lanteigne’s new play puts a family face on Canada’s infected blood scandal By Lauren Gillett. Read the full article.
“It’s a play by Kat Lanteigne called Tainted and it’s no coincidence that it premieres just before the 20th anniversary of the Krever Inquiry, which […]