Think clown shows are for kids?

Think again.

Small Matters Productions is an Edmonton-based theatre company dedicated to creating and performing original works of physical comedy & interactive theatre for adults.

Recent Work

Over Her Dead Body

<p>A full-length physical comedy! When a no-nonsense, middle-aged daughter returns home for her offbeat mother’s funeral, she finds herself at an unexpected wake. </p>

The Object of Constellations

<p>Part theatre, part installation art,<em> The Object of Constellations</em> is a site-specific performance experience.</p>

900 Seconds

<p>One woman. One spectator. 900 seconds of ephemeral intimacy. A 15 minute performance for an audience of one.</p>

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Recent Blog Posts

February 7, 2018 |

Spring & Summer 2018 Workshops

Don’t miss out on our spring & summer 2018 workshops, instructed by Jan Henderson and Christine Lesiak.

January 5, 2018 |

Over Her Dead Body, Cochrane, AB, Feb 3, 2018

Saturday, February 3rd, 2018 @ 7:30 pm. A delightful comedy about about mothers, daughters, and the soothing power of a nice cup of tea.

November 28, 2017 |

The Small Matters Physical Comedy Lab

A low-cost, monthly evening where physical comedy artists, clowns, character actors, and alternative comedians, can experiment, play and watch in a supportive environment. 

October 5, 2017 |

Over Her Dead Body premieres Nov 30

Canadian clowning legend Jan Henderson returns to the stage after a 25-year hiatus in this physical comedy about the complicated relationship between mothers and daughters.

February 1, 2017 |

Christine Lesiak named Festival Director of Play the Fool, Edmonton’s Festival of Clown & Physical Comedy

Play the Fool Festival announces their new Festival Director.

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