Theatre

Events listing

Against the Grain Theatre presents Orphée⁺

April 26-28, 2018

Against the Grain’s fervour for pushing the boundaries of opera and art continues this spring with a reinvention of Berlioz’s arrangement of Gluck’s baroque masterpiece Orphée et Eurydice.

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New Owner – The Last Great Hunt

May 19-21, 2018

Sometimes we don’t know what we are looking for until we have found it. Combining puppetry, live action and animation, New Owner shows us a world of adventure through a dog’s eyes. Presented as part of Junior.

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Child of the Divide – Bhuchar Boulevard

May 19-25, 2018

Summer 1947. Sixteen million people are on the move between India and newly formed Pakistan. Amid the upheaval, young Pali’s fingers slip from his father’s hand and his destiny changes forever. Presented as part of Junior.

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The Medicine Wheel – Barbara Kaneratonni Diabo & Marian Atehawi Snow

May 19-21, 2018

An all ages performance using mask, face paint, traditional storytelling and contemporary and traditional dance to share the importance of this sacred circle to many First Nations people. Presented as part of Junior.

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Le Premier Spectacle – Les Parfaits Inconnus

May 19-21, 2018

Since 2005, Les Parfaits Inconnus have had audiences in stitches with their zany, exciting and playful circus performances. A treat for the whole family! Presented as part of Junior.

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Suites Curieuses – Cas Public

May 19-21, 2018

Acrobats, jesters and puppets communicate in sign language, bringing animation to life and combining it with exquisite dance from one of Canada’s most respected companies. Presented as part of Junior.

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The Unauthorized Biography Series – Shaun Boothe

May 19-21, 2018

Combining biographical hip-hop songs and documentary-style music videos, The Unauthorized Biography Series is an explosive and motivational musical presentation. Presented as part of Junior.

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The Jury – Hege Haagenrud

May 19-22, 2018

Who knows better than a child what a performance for children should be like? A hilarious, beautiful and captivating performance as dancers follow the directions of children to the letter. Presented as part of Junior. Presented as part of Junior.

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We Are All Treaty People – Co-produced By Quest Theatre & Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society

May 22-25, 2018

Through song, creative movement and puppetry, this inspiring production embraces Truth and Reconciliation and forges relationships across cultures – all while educating and entertaining. Presented as part of Junior.

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Le Chant du Koï / Goldilocks Goes Bear Hunting – Théâtre Le Clou

May 23-25, 2018

The handsome teenage prince, a high school witch, ingénue Goldilocks, and the New Guy are forced to deal with insecurity, jealousy, betrayal and first love in this imaginative, inventive musical about the thrill and the fear of growing up during a strange and magical year when everything is turned upside down. Presented as part of Junior.

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