WILDSIDE THEATRE FESTIVAL JAN 8-20, 2019

MONDAY

7

14

TUESDAY

WEDNESDAY

THURSDAY

FRIDAY

8

15

7PM

Hyena

 

9PM
Crime After Crime

 

9

16

7PM

Crime After Crime

 

9PM
Fluorescent

 

7PM

Crime After Crime

 

9PM
Macbeth

 

7PM

Fluorescent

 

9PM
Crime After Crime

 

10

7PM

Hyena

 

9PM
Macbeth

 

Offside

Offside

17

7PM

Hyena

 

9PM
Sapientia

 

11

7PM

Punishment

 

9PM
Crime After Crime

 

18

7PM

Fluorescent

 

9PM
Sapientia

 

 

Offside

Offside

SATURDAY

12

3PM

Punishment

 

7PM
Fluorescent

 

9PM
Confabulations

Kate Bush Tribute

19

3PM

Sapientia

 

7PM
Punishment

 

9PM
Fluorescent

Patti Smith Tribute

SUNDAY

13

3PM

Macbeth

 

7PM
Hyena

 

9PM
Punishment

20

3PM

Hyena

 

7PM
Punishment

TICKETS

4-SHOW SUPERPASS: $50 reg. / $40 subscribers, students, under30, seniors

SINGLE SHOW: $16 reg. / $13 subscribers, students, under30, seniors

Get your Superpass by calling 514 288 3161.

Body So Fluorescent 60min.

Presented by: madonnanera / Created by:  Amanda Cordner and David di Giovanni / Directed by: David di Giovanni / Featuring: Amanda Cordner

 

What happened last night on the dance floor? Two friends retrace their steps from the night before to figure out how it all ended in an explosive fight.

 

Outstanding Play; Outstanding Performance; Outstanding Direction; Outstanding Production; “Best of the Fest”, 2018 SummerWorks, NOW Magazine -NOW Magazine

 

facebook.com/madonnanera11/

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Flashing lights, sexually suggestive language and content, strong language, 15+

Confabulation - Rites of Passage 90min.

Presented By: Confabulation / Hosted by: Matt Goldberg /

Featuring: Five guest storytellers

 

Confabulation, Montreal’s premier showcase for autobiographical storytelling, is thrilled to return to Wildside! We’ll explore the theme Rites of Passage – stories of the moments that mark and make us.

 

“Even in this frantic digital age, we still seek the comfort of a heartfelt connection.”
-Leslie Schachter, Montreal Gazette

 

confabulation.ca

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ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY

SAT

JAN 12

9PM

Crime After Crime (After Crime) 75min.

Presented by: Sex T-Rex / Written by: Collective / Directed by: Collective /

Featuring: Conor Bradbury, Julian Frid, Kaitlin Morrow, Seann Murray

 

An action-packed physical comedy set across three different “crime periods” - A Film Noir set in the ‘50s, a Heist in the ‘70s and a Buddy Cop in the ‘90s.

 

2018 Just For Laughs Best Comedy Award Winner, Montreal Fringe Festival

2018 Centaur Theatre Best English Production Award Nominee, Montreal Fringe Festival

 

sextrexcomedy.com

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Warning: Coarse Language. All ages appropriate.

Hyena Subpoena 55min.

Presented by: Cat Kidd / Written & PERFORMED by: Cat Kidd / Directed by: Paul Van Dyck / Featuring: Soundscapes by DJ Jacky Murda / wildlife projections filmed by Cat Kidd and Geoff Agombar on tour in South Africa.

 

Close encounters with lions, hyenas and elephants conjure the feral forces that lurk within us. A transcendent and funky creation by an unforgettable artist at the height of her powers.

 

“Cat Kidd is a force of nature. (...) Prepare to be blown away” -Georgia Straight

 

catkidd.com

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Contains discussion of sexual violence.

Macbeth Muet 55min.

Presented by: La Fille Du Laitier / CO-CREATED BY: Jon Lachlan Stewart and Marie-Hélène Bélanger / ORIGINAL TEXT BY : WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE / Directed by: Jon Lachlan Stewart / Featuring: Jérémie Francoeur and Clara Prévost

 

Blood, sex, ambition…eggs.  This textless adaptation plunges audiences into a visceral vision of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, using only two actors, a countless number of paper objects, lots of blood, and no words.

 

“Inventive and oxygenating…it may break your heart in ways you don’t see coming.” -NY Times

 

lafilledulaitier.com

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12+ RECOMMENDED

SAPIENTIA 45min.

Presented by: Scapegoat Carnivale / Written by: Hrosvitha of Gandersheim, adapted by Joseph Shragge based on a literal translation by Lynn Kozak / DIRECTION AND CONCEPTUAL ADAPTATION BY: MIA VAN LEEUWEN / Featuring: Alison Darcy, Robert Leveroos, Alexandra Petrachuk, Paul Van Dyck, and live accompaniment by Evan Stepanian

 

Household objects perform a 10th century tale of martyrdom by history’s first recorded female playwright. A playfully surreal retelling featuring lurid onstage violence between objects and food.

 

“Hilarious, powerful, evocative and endlessly entertaining” -Jim Burke, MTL Gazette Critic

 

scapegoatcarnivale.com

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AGE 12+ RECOMMENDED. THIS PRODUCTION SHOWS AND DISCUSSES VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN.

The Gentle Art of Punishment 55min.

Presented by: Daughter Product / Created and performed by: Natalie Liconti, Emily Sirota, Lucy Fandel / Sound Design: Joseph Browne / Lighting Design: Darah Miah

 

Three women unravel their girlhoods in a dreamlike and nostalgic narrative. The Gentle Art of Punishment is for anyone who has ever had a crush on their therapist – or thinks that Drew Barrymore is under-appreciated in her dramatic roles.

 

“Beautiful, tragic and darkly comic” -alt.theatre Magazine

 

daughterproduct.com

 

Special Thanks : Conseil des arts de Montréal

Where the Montreal theatre scene comes face to face with the Montreal music scene.

Following the last show of the night,

join us in the gallery for pop-up pass-the-hat performances

by some of our city’s wildest musical beasts.

Saturday nights, rockstars and thespians join together in tributes to
KATE BUSH and PATTI SMITH.

 

5 ÉVÉNEMENTS OFFSIDE GRATUITS À NE PAS MANQUER

Après la dernière présentation des 10, 12, 17, 18, 19 janvier 2019, un rendez-vous

dans la galerie avec entre autres des hommages à KATE BUSH et PATTI SMITH.

It’s going to be grrrreat!

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