fantasylover

Tessa Virtue, Annie Lennox, Ferdinand King of Navarre and a not-so-famous millennial named Nikkole search for a feminist utopia that doesn't exist. 

Created with the generous support of the Toronto Arts Council.

 

Created in residency at X School of Performance. Presented at SummerWorks Performance Festival 2018. 

fantasylover

Choreography by Alyssa Martin 

Dramaturgy by David Bernstein 

Music by Pony Nicole Herauf 
Performers/Collaborators: Drew Berry, Mary-Dora Bloch-Hansen, Samantha Grist, Pony Nicole Herauf and Natasha Poon Woo 
Lighting Design by Emilie Trimbee 
Stage Management by Hannah MacMillan (Originally stage managed by Taylor Young) 
Outside Eye: Francesca Chudnoff 

Including Music From: 
James Newton Howard, Gustav Mahler, Annie Lennox, Jean-Phillipe Rameaux, Jean-Baptiste Lully, The Monkees, Luis Bacalov, The 6ths, Lorde, Nick Dolan, Nicole Kidman and Ewan McGregor 
 
Including Text by:
David Bernstein, Pony Nicole Herauf, Samantha Grist, Alyssa Martin, Scott Moir, William Shakespeare, Tessa Virtue 

AWARD:

  • Canadian Stage Award for Direction

Video from SummerWorks Performance Festival. Filmed August 2018 by Francesca Chudnoff. 

 

Photos by Francesca Chudnoff