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The Small Matters Physical Comedy Lab starts January 2018

The Small Matters Physical Comedy Lab starts January 2018

Presented by Hit That Jive Productions You know that odd idea you came up with at a party, or in rehearsal, or in a workshop, or in the shower. Need a place to test out that weird idea you have? Have a bit that needs some audience? Or maybe you have a new character, or clown that needs a place to find their legs. Or maybe it’s something you’ve been thinking about, and you just need a deadline to get that first draft done…? In January 2018,...

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Over Her Dead Body

Over Her Dead Body

A physical comedy about mothers, daughters, cats, and the soothing power of a nice cup of tea. Created by Christine Lesiak, Jan Henderson & Suzie Martin Directed by Suzie Martin Performed by Jan Henderson & Christine Lesiak When a no-nonsense, middle-aged daughter returns home for her offbeat mother’s funeral, she finds herself at an unexpected wake. Nostalgia and reality collide in this physical comedy about the complicated...

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The Object of Constellations

The Object of Constellations

The Object of Constellations By Christine Lesiak When we peer into the sky, we peer into our past. Astronomy, cosmology, and mythology coalesce in this uncommon adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic novella, The Little Prince, intended for adult audiences. Part theatre, part installation art, The Object of Constellations is a site-specific performance. Premiering April 2016 at the University of Alberta’s astronomical...

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900 Seconds

900 Seconds

A theatre-for-one experience devised by Small Matters Productions in association with Catch the Keys Productions. Performed by Christine Lesiak (Ask Aggie, Fools for Love), directed by Beth Dart (Ursa Major, Dead Centre of Town, Snout). Desciption: One woman. One spectator. 900 seconds of ephemeral intimacy. Runtime: 15 minutes, for an audience of one. Recommended age...

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Ask Aggie – The Advice Diva

Ask Aggie – The Advice Diva

Ask Aggie: Confused about Love? Sex? Relationships? Just ask Aggie. As you enter into Aggie’s domain, you are invited to fill out a question ballot and drop it into the box onstage. Seductive and brutally candid, Aggie draws from her box and answers your burning questions. Advice-giving song parodies and stories spice up this outrageous interactive show, where no topic is off-limits! Mature themes & language. reviews. “Hilarious...

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The Heavy Sleeper

The Heavy Sleeper

The Heavy Sleeper: When your spouse is a snorer, sometimes even love isn’t enough. Performed at the 2013 Expanse Movement Arts Festival, the 2013 Toronto Festival of Clowns, and the 2016 Edmonton Clown Theatre Festival. Written & Performed by Christine Lesiak, Adam Keefe & Jan Henderson Directed by Jan Henderson Runtime 15 minutes

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