Separated by life’s forks in the road, childhood friends are reunited by grief. Old wounds strain the bonds they built in years past, despite their desire to reconnect. Sometimes to move forward, we must take a step back.
Written by Joelle Peters
directed by Dawn Bird*
script & production dramaturgy by Yvette Nolan
Nicole Akan (Mouse)
Sam Flamont (Porkchop)
Liz Johnson (Paula)
Kristin Friday (Caroline)
sound design, recording and audio production by Tim Bratton
stage management by Stephen Waldschmidt
original music by Darryl Dozlaw, Jordan Daniels, Marc Okihcihtaw and Donny Speidel
image design by Brooklynn Bitner
Gratefully created on Treaty 6 Territory and the traditional homeland of the Métis.
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*The participation of these Artists is arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance Opera Theatre Policy (DOT), and under ACTRA's National COVID-19 Response Initiative.