Category Archives: 2014

The Student Soirée

The Student Soiréefeatures the best work to come out of recent physical theatre workshops from teachers across the country.  Attached to the night is the presentation of the second annual Mark Purvis Bursary that funds a students’ future study in physical performance. Performances by Mark Correia, Ana-Marija Stojic, Alex Eddington, Reid Millerd, Amanda Cordner, Jackie Rowland, Alicia…
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Red Nose does Date Night

In an all-red nose night, Morro and Jasp host the dating game of the century. With seventeen clowns competing for love, it’s guaranteed to be an evening full of steamy surprises, fiery faux pas, and tantalizing romance. Don’t miss this one time event! The Red Nose District continues in the tradition of classic Toronto clown…
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Bouffon Night

The freaks and geeks are poised and ready to pounce! Hosted by Ken Hall Performances by: Tara Koehler, Sandra Battaglini, Phil Luzi, Morgan Joy, Nicole Ratjen, Guillermo Verdecchia, Lester Trips, Step Taylor, Giacomo Sellar, Adam Lazarus and Michaud Garneau  
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Lunacy Cabaret

The Lunacy Cabaret is pleased to be asked back to the Toronto Festival of Clowns again this year.  Now in its ninth season at the Centre of Gravity Vaudeville Theatre, the Lunacy Cabaret runs every three weeks and features some of Toronto’s best circus, clown, comedy and burlesque acts.   Join us for this special once-a-year…
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Sad Object/Bad Object

What if objects had human needs and desires? Sad Object / Bad Object follows the secret lives of miscellaneous household items from their creation to the present. Our objects must overcome the many trials and disappointments of life and come to terms with who and what they really are. Develop a new appreciation for the…
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Triple Bill #1

Three 20 minute shows featuring The Parker and Seville Show. The Surprise and Capo Di Caporeira. The Parker and Seville Show Parker and Seville WHOA WHOA! HOT DOG! WOLLY GOLLY DING DONG DAY! Parker & Seville are a Vaudeville comedy duo in the style of the great comedy duos of the early twentieth century, but…
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Triple Bill #2

Three 20 minute shows in one time slot featuring; Astrid, A Shoddy Magician and Let’s Get Out of Here. Shows take place at the Brockton Collective. Astrid Grace Fitzpatrick The character is Astrid. She appears to be a German schoolgirl. Perhaps an adult. She is austere yet playful. Distant. Dark and whimsical. The setting is…
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Triple Bill #3

A triple bill of three 20 minute shows featuring; High Tea, Blue and Mal and Mullet.  All performances are at the Brockton Collective venue. High Tea James and Jamesy British critically acclaimed physical comedy duo James & Jamesy (of the 2013 Fringe Festival smash hit ‘2 for Tea’) lure you into their delightfully bizarre world…
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Exit

A clown having trouble dealing with life issues in his home country decides to come to “the first world” searching for a new beginning. Only to realize that the issues that afflict him laid always within himself. In this enchanting and highly physical solo clown piece, Isaac Luy embodies an immigrant from Caracas, Venezuela, who,…
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Baker’s Dozen

Rub-a-dub-dub, the Baker was found dead in the tub! Now his husband the Butcher is on trial. And what ever happened to this mysterious Candlestick Maker? A single puppeteer transforms one puppet into the twelve members of the jury. These are the characters who must decide the Butcher’s fate in this courtroom drama / puppet…
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