By Jonathon Young
Choreographed and directed by Crystal Pite
MAR 30-APR 1, 2018
Friday and Saturday: 8:00 PM
Sunday matinee: 2:00 PM
Choreographer Crystal Pite and actor/playwright Jonathon Young combine talents to examine, with unflinching honesty, what happens to the individual in the wake of a trauma. A rare fusion of comedy and drama, poetry, and movement, Betroffenheit has enraptured critics and audiences worldwide. This 2017 Olivier Award Winner for Best New Dance Production comes to Edmonton as part of a major international tour.
Recommended for ages 14+
“Betroffenheit is rare and staggering … drop everything and go see it.” –The Globe and Mail
“… one of the must-see events of the season.” –The Toronto Star
“Raw… riveting drama… virtuosic dance.” –The Guardian
A Kidd Pivot, Electric Company Theatre Production
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Photo credit: Company of Betroffenheit. Photograph by Michael Slobodian.