POSTER

If We Were Birds

STARRING

Matthew Baker

Matthew Baker

Julia Borsellino

Julia Borsellino

Adam Capriolo-Hanschen

Adam Capriolo-Hanschen

Sean Colby

Sean Colby

Zachary Creatchman

Zachary Creatchman

Marie-Pierre de Brienne

Marie-Pierre de Brienne

Alexandra Ghezzi

Alexandra Ghezzi

Alex Goldrich

Alex Goldrich

Alexia Gourd

Alexia Gourd

Nikki Haggart

Nikki Haggart

Gab Lubin

Gab Lubin

Guillaume Rodrigue

Guillaume Rodrigue

Catherine Savoie

Catherine Savoie

Dane Stewart

Dane Stewart

Tickets

October 1 - 11, 2014

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Persephone Productions Presents

SPRING AWAKENING: The Musical

Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater & Music by Duncan Sheik
Directed by Christopher Moore and Gabrielle Soskin
Musical Direction: David Terriault
Lighting Designer: Alex Smith
Set and Costume Designer: Anna Delfino
Sound Designer: Marc-Antoine Legault
Stage Manager: Elyse Quesnel
Co-Director: Gabrielle Soskin


Jane Chan: Cello
Peter Colantonio: Drums
Thomas Quail: Viola
Florence Lemieux: Violin
Louis Stein: Guitar; David Terriault: Keyboardist
Thomas Quail: Viola

The Tony Award winning musical adaptation of a 19th Century play about oppressed adolescents trying to find their voices and sense of truth. Based on Wedekind's most famous play written in 1891, the musical version won many awards in New York when it was first produced in 2006. The anguish and searching that teenagers go through as they journey towards their own sense of truth is as relevant today as when the play was first written. Set to contemporary music, the adaptation brings the piece into the 21st century. Highly recommended for school audiences who would gain inspiration and understanding from "the must-see musical of a new generation".

"There are some fine voices in the cast and the choral numbers are strong. As Melchior, Creatchman gives a soulful performance, hitting complicated emotional and musical notes. Together with Lubin, who has a touching voice and demeanour, they draw us in to their predicament." - The Gazette

"The sheer passion on stage is a delight" - "a truly committed ensemble cast doing a fabulously interesting piece of theatre" - "a unique and wonderful experience, not to be missed." - RoverArts

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