Shortwave Theatre Festival
Shortwave Theatre Festival
The Revolution Has Failed

💥 The year is 2025, 4 years since Montreal was bombed & destroyed. Canada has changed dramatically. The freedoms & liberties we once held are gone.

On Wednesday November 4th 2020 at 9PM, CFRC 101.9 FM broadcasted local playwright, Robert Downes’ cautionary tale, The Revolution Has Failed.  This radio theatre drama was directed by Liam Bidmead, stars Jaime Maitland, Helen Von Bretzke and Vicki Hargreaves and sound designed by Ali Dixon.

This and other performances were made possible through the generous support of the City of Kingston Arts Council, Ontario Arts Council, The Dan School of Drama and Music and the Robert H. Black Fund through the Department of Film and Media at Queen’s University.

The podcast version is made possible through the generous support of the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Queen’s University.