Written and Dramaturged by Daniele Bartolini
and Anahita Dehbonehie
Co-Created and Co-Written by Vik Hovanisian,
Dilay Taskaya Irkdas and Sara Papini
Directed by Daniele Bartolini and
Danya Buonastella

A DopoLavoro Teatrale - DLT production

Dates: August 3-8, 2021
Several engagements between 5 and 7pm

Venue: Sunnidale Park, Barrie.



I & I is a poetic, documentary-style collection of migration stories, memory treasures and rituals from different cultures where you are invited to get close and personal with a world of newcomers.   Created by Italian-born Daniele Bartolini, Italian-Canadian Danya Buonastella and Iranian-born Anahita Dehbonehie with a group of newcomer artists, I & I provides an opportunity of encounter for citizens of different cultural backgrounds, shining light on the life experience of newcomers to Canada.

Maximum audience capacity per performance: 4.
If your performance is full, please email boxoffice@tift.ca to be added to the waiting list.

Performance duration: Approximately 60 minutes.


I & I is an immersive experience that incorporates the audience into the narrative. Please read the audience guidelines and instructions before booking your ticket.

I & I Audience Information


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 admin@tift.ca 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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I & I Program


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