Sermo Scomber Theatre

In Memoriam: The Wake of Cheddar Fandango

Written and Directed by: Sarah Segal-Lazar
Featuring: Chris Barillaro, holly Greco, Stephanie Mckenna, Jonathan Patterson, Sarah Segal-Lazar, Espoir Segbeaya, and Dakota Jamal Wellman

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Cheddar Fandango, a broad among dames. Join us in celebrating her life! As Cheddar always said, “We only get one shot in this life, so make mine a tequila.”

September 24 - October 4, 2020
20 minutes
This is our first step toward so-called normalcy. In a manner of speaking, we’re turning Centaur Theatre inside out, but in the safest, most inclusive way possible.
Eda Holmes

Show Times

Sept. 25 – 8pm;  Sept. 27 – 5pm;  Oct. 1 – 8pm;  Oct. 3 – 7pm

Presented in rotation between, approximately, 4 and 9pm Thursdays and Fridays and from 2 to 9pm for weekend crowds, The Portico Project is part of this year’s Les journées de la culture activities. Spectators will also be able to participate in Vancouver’s innovative Red Phone Project, enjoy Le Trunk Collectif’s bonus event, Who We Have Forgotten, and get their dance on with two weekend flash mobs. All performances are free and donations of any amount are gratefully accepted.


Espoir Segbeaya

Company Ombudsperson: Mahalia Golnosh Tahririha
Production Manager: Birdie Gregor
Photo credit: Allison Home-Douglas

Safety Info

Audience members will be required to wear a mask during performances. Centaur Theatre adheres strictly to all of the health and safety requirements specified by the Quebec health authorities. There will be no public access to Centaur Theatre facilities during this event.