* Electric Company: Initiation Trilogy (1)

British Columbia
Electric Company Theatre British Columbia

Electric Company produces wildly innovative and technically brilliant live theatre productions. This internationally acclaimed company last appeared locally at the Stanley Industrial Alliance Stage with Tear the Curtain!, a spectacular film/theatre hybrid experience and they were recently recognized with six Jessie Richardson theatre awards for All the Way Home, which brought audience and actors together on stage at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. Read more

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 7:00pm
Anderson Street Space
$26

By Marita Dachsel, created with Kevin Kerr, Naomi Sider, and director Anita Rochon. Starring Wendy Morrow Donaldson, Emma Lindsay, Jennifer Paterson, Haig Sutherland, and Colleen Wheeler. Animated with France Perras, Quelemia Sparrow and Adrienne Wong.

Based on poetry collections by Marita Dachsel, Elizabeth Bachinsky, and Jennica Harper. Projection Design by Cande Andrade. Lighting Design by Jonathan Ryder.  Scenography by Naomi Sider and Pam Johnson.  Sound Design by Owen Belton.  Choreography by Natalie LeFebvre Gnam. Produced by Nathan Medd with Jessie van Rijn and Jennifer Swan.

Electric Company: Initiation Trilogy is an experiential and physical journey that blends the quality of a mini-festival with the sense of a private performance. Walk through three short theatrical installations inspired by provocative poetry collections which explore themes of feminism, sexuality and identity (God of Missed Connections by Elizabeth Bachinsky, Glossolalia by Marita Dachsel and What it Feels Like for a Girl by Jennica Harper). Initiation Trilogy celebrates the vitality of Vancouver’s literary scene and independent theatre community. Don't miss this very special event.

Initiation Trilogy runs Tuesday to Saturday at 7pm plus 3pm matinees on Friday, Saturday & Sunday.

Presented with the Vancouver Writers Fest and Boca del Lupo as part of their Micro Performance Series

Supported by the BC Arts Council, the Vancouver Foundation, the Leon and Thea Koerner Foundation, the Canada Council for the Arts, the City of Vancouver, and Ocean Heidelberg Cement Group.

 AUDIENCE NOTICES
- Performance is approximately 90 minutes in length.
- Your check-in is The Anderson Street Space at 1405 Anderson Street.
- The performance is a roving show that takes place across four different, seated, indoor venues that you will be guided through along sidewalks.
- The performance is not wheelchair accessible, and audience members should be able to climb stairs.
- Please dress for the weather.
- The performance contains mature content, including verbal sexual references.

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