The GREY Show

 

transforming; finding her place in the world

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transforming; finding her place in the world

greyShow* times / Mainstage / Studio
Thurs. June 14 - 9:00 pm
Fri. June 15 -  9:45 pm

Part of the Performance + Education series.

In addition to enjoying the show, you can take the Sat. June 16 workshop at 2 pm where Artistic Director,  Dominik Loncar takes you through examples from the greyShow on how to write an effective ten-minute play. This is a great way to prepare and submit for next season's contest. Details here.    

*Not wheelchair accessible

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6 ten-minute plays in one show:

The Marionette Makers 

Rakija

Atomic Fireball

Earth's Potion

Restitution

Substitution

All plays written by Dominik Loncar

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The marionette makers

 

 

Stranded on a deserted island a family is forced to choose between escape and maintaining the legacy of their craft. A modern fable told through a re-imagined folktale.

 

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Director: Dominik Loncar

Featuring: Maggie Hammel, Jessica Bowmer, Kris Langille and Rob Candy

Rakija

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A young teen refuses to go back to the 'old country' in the most unconventional manner. What does it mean to be Canadian in the era when Wayne Gretzky was the king of hockey and acid jeans were the rave.  

 

 

Director: Dominik Loncar

Featuring: Isabelle Nagel

atomic fireball

 

 

Cindy refuses to leave the cemetery on the fifth anniversary of her aunt’s death. It just happens to be the day of her mother’s wedding. Secrets lurk beneath the surface.

 

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Director: Dominik Loncar

Featuring: Jess Callaghan, Suzanne Bernier, Kierstyn Parks

earth's potion

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On the eve of 1899 a gentleman visits an alchemist for a potion to increase his sexual prowess while his wife tries to suppress hers. Female desire and empowerment converge at the turn of the century.  

 

Director: Dominik Loncar

Featuring: Ross Egan, Adam Bonney 

restitution

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Set in Toronto in the 1890’s an obsessed man enters the backroom of an apothecary where his sister works. He is determined to keep the memory of his past fiancée alive. Life and death mingle so freely.

 

Director: Erin O'Hanley

Featuring: Ayman Hasan, Jake Zabusky

substitution

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Playing with one’s fate can have serious repercussions.  A satirical look at the rebirthing of the soul played out in a Kafka-like setting.

 

Director: Erin O'Hanley

Featuring: Kimberley Wells, Subhash Santosh