North Island Zone (NIZ)

Zone Contact Information

Zone Chair: Brent Ronning, Portal Players, Port Alberni – Email: [email protected]
Vice Chair: Shari Jakubiec, Courtenay Little Theatre, Courtenay
Treasurer: Val Macdonald, Courtenay Little Theatre, Courtenay
Secretary: Lesley McVey, E.C.H.O. Players, Qualicum

Current Member Clubs

Past Member Clubs
  • Flying Squirrel Productions (Courtenay)
  • Gabriola Players Theatre Society (Gabriola Island)
  • Theatre Now! (Powell River)
  • Thin Ice Theatre Society (Parksville)

Upcoming Events

North Island Zone 2017 Festival

  • Date: May 14 – 20, 2017, 7 Plays in 7 Days – Hosts, Courtenay Little Theatre
  • Adjudicator: Andrew McIlroy
  • Venue: Sid Williams Theatre, 442 Cliffe Ave, Courtenay, BC
  • More Info:
  • Box Office: 604-536-7535
  • Online Ticket Purchases:
Festival Schedule:
  • May 14 “The Drawer Boy” by Michael Healey, Courtenay Little Theatre
  • May 15 “Anne of Green Gables” adapted by Wendy Karpuik, Portal Players Dramatic Society, Port Alberni
  • May 16 “Jenny’s House of Joy” by Norm Foster, Rivercity Players, Campbell River
  • May 17 “Toronto, Mississippi” by Joan MacLeod, Nanaimo Theatre Group
  • May 18 “Asylum” by Kymme Patrick, TheatreWorks, Courtenay
  • May 19 “Waiting For Something To Happen” by Chris Thompson, The Collective, Quathiaski Cove
  • May 20 “Marion Bridge” by Daniel McIvor, ECHO Players, Qualicum


NIZ Awards Ceremony Results Listed by Year.
– Click here for more information on all Zone Festivals!

Any group interested in being involved in the North Island Zone activities, please contact Brent Ronning: [email protected]