Written by Wajdi Mouawad
Translated by Shelley Tepperman
Directed by Alon Nashman
Starring Gabe Maharjan

a Theaturtle production, in partnership with Shakespeare in Action

Dates: August 5-8 & 11, 2021 at 6pm
Venue: A private residence at
801 Big Bay Point Road, Barrie, outdoors.


“A Runaway Theatrical Success” 
– Kate Taylor, The Globe & Mail
Alphonse is lost, walking along a country road, weaving an intricate web of stories, while everyone is searching for him: parents, friends, teachers, the police. What they find is the thing we often give up in order to grow up.

Maximum audience capacity per performance: 20
If your performance is full, please email to be added to the waiting list.

Performance duration: 70 minutes


Admission is FREE!



A security charge of $0.01 CAD is required to validate booking. Patrons can cancel or reschedule up to 4 hours before the performance without charge. Please email to make any changes.

In the event a patron fails to cancel or make alternate changes and does not attend the performance, a $25.00 charge will be applied per ticket to the patron’s credit card. This charge will be used as a donation to the theatre and a tax receipt will be issued.

Limit: 4 tickets per performance and 24 tickets per order.

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