ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS


“…wildly imaginative, tirelessly playful…”
– Liz Nicholls, Edmonton Journal
“…bask in the sheer whimsy…”
– Mel Priestley, VUE Weekly
“…non-stop delightful  moments…”
– Graham Hicks, Hicks Biz Blog
“Adults will love it. The eight-year-old sitting beside me was mesmerized by the whole experience.”
– Colin MacLean, Gigcity
 
RUNNING FEBRUARY 27 TO MARCH 20, 2016 IN THE SHOCTOR THEATRE

Alice Through the Looking-Glass

BY LEWIS CARROLL

ADAPTED FOR THE STAGE BY JAMES REANEY
ORIGINAL DIRECTOR: JILLIAN KEILEY
REVIVAL DIRECTOR: CHRISTINE BRUBAKER
PRODUCED IN ASSOCIATION WITH CANADA’S NATIONAL ARTS CENTRE & THE STRATFORD FESTIVAL

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 6+

An exhilarating fantasy for the whole family, featuring the best of Edmonton’s local talent.  Alice has fantastical adventures with a dizzying array of extraordinary characters – rival queens, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Humpty Dumpty, the White Knight and many others.

…spectacular fun… If you don’t know a child, rent one for the afternoon and go see this show.”
-TORONTO STAR

ENRICHMENT GUIDE

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LOOKING-GLASS VIDEOS

ACTOR JAN ALEXANDRA SMITH TALKS ABOUT THE WONDER AND MAGIC OF ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS

ACTOR MATT ALDEN ON THE EXPERIENCE OF PERFORMING IN ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS AT THE CITADEL

Cast and Creative Team

CAST

MATT ALDEN, Lion
NADIEN CHU, Fawn
NATHAN CUCKOW, Hatta
SHELDON ELTER, White Knight
JESSE GERVAIS, Tweedledum
BETH GRAHAM, White Queen
KRISTI HANSEN, Sheep in A Shop
ELLIE HEATH, Alice
RICHARD LEE HSI, Unicorn
ANDREW MACDONALD-SMITH, White King
JAN ALEXANDRA SMITH, Red Queen
FARREN TIMOTEO, Haigha
JOHN ULLYATT, Humpty Dumpty
SCOTT WALTERS, Tweedledee/Red Knight
PATRICIA ZENTILLI, Gnat

CREATIVE TEAM

JILLIAN KEILEY, Original Director
CHRISTINE BRUBAKER, Revival Director
BRETTA GERECKE, Set & Costume Designer
KIMBERLY PURTELL, Lighting Designer
JOHN GZOWSKI, Sound Designer
JONATHAN MONRO, Original Music Director & Composer
KATHLEEN ALLAN, Music Director & Assistant to the Composer
DAYNA TEKATCH, Choreographer
MATTHEW MACINNIS, Stage Manager
AL GADOWSKY, Assistant Stage Manager
ERIN VALENTINE, Apprentice Stage Manager

 

Previews and Reviews

REVIEW: VUE Weekly: The sheer delight of imagination follows Alice Through the Looking-Glass, Mel Priestley, March 9, 2016

REVIEW: Hicks Biz Blog: Costumes, colour and non-stop action: The Citadel Theatre’s Alice Through the Looking Glass, Graham Hicks, March 6, 2016

REVIEW: After the House Lights: Alice Through the Looking-Glass a reminder of childhood magic, Jenna Marynowski, March 5, 2016

REVIEW: Edmonton Journal: Alice Through the Looking-Glass: the fun that never says when, at the Citadel, Liz Nicholls, March 4, 2016

REVIEW: Gigcity: Alice a psychedelic, hilarious trip, Colin MacLean, March 4, 2016

PREVIEW: Edmonton Journal: Alice Through the Looking-Glass Re-Invents Big Touring Theatre at Edmonton’s Citadel  March 02, 2016

PREVIEW: CTV Edmonton: Graham Neil looks at the Citadel’s Alice Through the Looking-Glass  March 03, 2016

Sponsors
PRESENTING SPONSOR
Camgill Enterprises Ltd
PRODUCTION SPONSOR
Allard Foundation
MEDIA SPONSORS
CTV 963Edmonton_RGB     630 CHED     CISN     92.5 Fresh FM     Edmonton Journal     vueboxyello

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