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

From the Edmonton Clown Festival: SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT! New Festival Name and Festival Director: After careful deliberation we are excited to announce that the Edmonton Clown Festival will be changing its name to the Play the Fool Festival! New logo and website coming soon. We are also thrilled to announce that Christine Lesiak has joined us as our Festival Director for the 2017 year! A message from Christine: I feel very honoured to get to...

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The 2016 The Edmonton Clown Festival

The 2016 The Edmonton Clown Festival

Small Matters is thrilled to present two works at the inaugural Edmonton Clown Festival, running Sept 29 to Oct 2, 2016. Clown Shorts Series 1  features the return of The Heavy Sleeper,  and a new short work that asks: How far will you go if it’s… For Science! ? Two shows only: Thursday Sept 29 @ 8 pm Saturday Oct 1 @ 6 pm at the beautiful L’UniThéâtre, 8627 91 St. N.W Tickets available...

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The Object of Constellations, April 20-24, 2016

The Object of Constellations, April 20-24, 2016

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 designed for and performed in the University of Alberta’s astronomical observatory.     Details: April 20: Preview April...

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900 Seconds at Found Festival 2015, June 26-28, 2015

900 Seconds at Found Festival 2015, June 26-28, 2015

Common Ground Arts Society presents 900 Seconds at Found Festival 2015, June 26-28, 2015 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. Venue: Black Box Music Studios (8111 – 99...

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Ask Aggie at the 2014 Edmonton Fringe Festival

Ask Aggie at the 2014 Edmonton Fringe Festival

August 14-24, 2014: Ask Aggie – The Advice Diva returns after her sold-out run at the 2013 Edmonton Fringe. Venue: BYOV #48 – Rutherford School 8620 91 St. Showtimes: Friday, Aug 15 – Noon Saturday, Aug 16 – 8:30 PM Sunday, Aug 17 – 6:45 PM Monday, Aug 18 – Midnight Tuesday, Aug, 19 – 10:15 PM Wednesday, Aug 20 – 5:00 PM Thursday, Aug 21 – 1:45 PM Friday, Aug 22 – 7:00 PM Saturday, Aug...

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