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Rosalba Martinni, Rhoma Spencer and Janis Mayers
Photo by Tanja Tiziana

“I return to the place where I was born, and realize that it is no longer home”

Eight women follow the thread of history and the bloodlines that brought each of them to this land, to this moment in their journeys towards home. Is home a house? Is home a “homeland?”

Their offering: eight recipes for transforming our solitudes and an invitation to sit at the table.

Inspired by the women of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude, The Solitudes is a provocative, humorous, and visually charged experimental performance that conjures the many forces of separation that have overtaken our lives.

This is a protest. This is an act of claiming space. This is a call to action: because a house can be invaded, but a home can never be taken away.

Director / Lead Creator
Beatriz Pizano

Co-Creators / Performers
Lara Arabian, Brefny Caribou, Liliana Suarez Henao, Janis Mayers, Rosalba Martinni, Michelle Polak, Sofia Rodriguez, and Rhoma Spencer

More about the production

The Solitudes – An Aluna Theatre production in association with Nightwood Theatre

Price

Regular: $24
Saturday Matinees: $20
Students/Seniors/Arts Workers: $20
Groups 10+: $15

Previews (January 7 & 8): $15

Tuesday, January 7
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Wednesday, January 8
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Thursday, January 9
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Friday, January 10
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Saturday, January 11
2:00pm – 3:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Tuesday, January 14
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Wednesday, January 15
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Thursday, January 16
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
Saturday, January 18
2:00pm – 3:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
8:00pm – 9:20pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre
231 Queens Quay West
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