Birds Make Me Think About Freedom
- L'Arche Toronto Sol Express
- Created by the company
Reflections on our humanity inspired by the stories of people institutionalized for having developmental disabilities, their families, and friends.
Created by L'Arche Toronto's Sol Express, in collaboration with Victoria Freeman, and our team of supporting artists: Angela Blumberg, Natalie Breton, Madeleine Brown, Katherine Duncanson, Carrie Hage, Ruth Howard, David Rawlins, Lieke van der Voort.
All in consultation with our project's survivor consultants.
Sol Express Performers: R. Boardman, Robert Gray, Nicholas Herd, Nafiz Ismail, Agnes Kenny, Michael Liu, Melissa Marshall, Irene Pollock, Andreas Prinz, Matt Rawlins, Kevin Schmidt, Cheryl Zinyk. (Volunteers: Carling Barry, Fiona Strachan, Madeline Berghardt, Joan Curran)
Al Green Theatre750 Spadina Ave
- Lead Artist
- C. Barry
L. van der Voort
An asterisk (*) denotes a performance with some form of specific accessibility provision - see below for more information. The eye icon (Preview) denotes a preview.
Suitable for all agesAudio descriptionAssisted Hearing DevicesTAD SeatingSign LanguageTouch TourTouch BookRelaxed Performance
This show will touch on sensitive material regarding institutional mistreatment.
Friday, July 6th,6:30 pm - Open Audio Description
Sunday, July 8, 3:15 pm - Relaxed performance
Tuesday, July 10, 1:00 pm - ASL & Relaxed performance
Friday, July 13, 6:15 pm - Open Audio Description
Sunday, July 15, 3:30 pm - ASL
Touch tour table available 30 minutes before all performances.
Tactile Audio Display (TAD) seating is available at all performances from July 8th to 15th. TAD channels the performance's audio into vibrations that can felt through cushions placed on the regular theatre seats. Seating can be reserved through the box office.
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