August 20 - 27, 2017
THE TSAWWASSEN ARTS CENTRE
October 11 - 27, 2018
January 24 - February 9, 2019
OTTAWA LITTLE THEATRE
CURTAIN CLUB THEATRE
Richmond Hill, ON
"Burn is an entertaining and often compelling puzzle, and Patrick Truelove’s Sidekick Players production, built around a commanding central performance, gives full value to the play’s cleverness and intricacy. We really want to find out who did what to whom."
Vancouver Theatre & Vancouver Sun
A member of ACTRA, The Canadian Actors Equity Association and the Playwrights Guild of Canada, John is a the co-founder of the Ottawa Acting Company and a recipient of the Audrey Ashley Award for longstanding dedication to ...
a play by John Muggleton
More about Burn
25 February 2019
Read the most recent review of Burn, performed in Dartmouth, N.S.
Playwriting class with John Muggleton begins April 9, at the Glebe Community Centre
25 September 2017
BURN nominated BEST NEW PLAY OF 2017 by the Capital Critics Circle, Ottawa
18 November 2018
An Act of Grace wins top awards at Eastern Ontario ONe-Act Play Festival
Three friends meet in a stylish downtown loft apartment. They have history. They are awaiting the arrival of the estranged daughter of a fourth friend, recently deceased...
"Muggleton is a talented playwright who is able to construct a complex network of relations that let themselves morph into an apparent horror story before anyone realizes what is happening. Muggleton knows his craft and even when the end seems in site, he still keeps us begging for more until the final moments."
Capital Critics Circle, Ottawa
"It’s great to see the Sawmill pushing the envelope with dark, contemporary, provocative theatre....Burn boasts its share of surprises. tackling this firecracker of a script is one ambitious feat."
- Carey Bray, Halifaxbloggers.ca
What the critics say