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If on a Christmas Night... / Se una notte a Natale...

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Columbus Centre

901 Lawrence Avenue West

Toronto, ON M6A 1C3

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3 WEEKS ONLY! DECEMBER 4 – 23, 2018
Columbus Centre

Presented by Villa Charities and the Columbus Centre and created by internationally acclaimed theatre company DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT), If on a Christmas Night…”is an interactive and immersive theatrical experience specifically designed for the Columbus Centre.

This world premiere production presents a series of adventurous and comical situations around the celebration of Christmas, through the lens of Italian and Italian-Canadian culture. Moving through a sequence of interactions with the actors and at different locations, the spectators are invited to gather, meet each other and build a new community, in an intimate performance experience. Don’t miss your chance to enjoy this charming and unforgettable holiday show with your family and friends!

A portion of proceeds from ticket sales will help support Villa Charities Foundation in their mission to provide funding for culturally sensitive senior care, and educational and cultural programs in music, dance and visual arts. If you would like to make a donation to the Villa Charities Foundation, please visit villacharities.com/give.

With support from
Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto

Media Partners:
TLN & Mediaset Italia

Written and Directed by Daniele Bartolini
Produced by Villa Charities Inc. and Columbus Centre
Assistant Direction by Michele Andrei
Co-created and Performed by Franco Berti, Danya Buonastella, Rory de Brouwer, Vincent Leblanc Beaudoin, Raylene Turner and Daniele Bartolini
Production Design and Interactive Environments: Anahita Dehbonehie and Franco Berti
Costume Design: Anahita Dehbonehie
Production Manager: Raylene Turner
Sound Design: Matteo Ciardi
Volunteer Coordinator: Bruna Di Giuseppe-Bertoni

About DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT): The foundation of their work is what they call Audience Specific Theatre, highly interactive creations where the role of the audience is shifted from viewer to actor. Their work is site-specific and often urban-immersive, where the downtown or neighbourhood of a city is turned into a stage to be explored by the participants of the experience.

About Daniele Bartolini: An award-winning director, playwright, producer, installation artist and performer Daniele Bartolini was born in Florence, Italy and is now based in Toronto, Canada. He is the Artistic Director of DopoLavoro Teatrale (DLT) andhis creations are presented in Canada, Europe and India.

Awards and Nominations: Daniele is a recipient of the RBC Newcomer Art Access Prize and finalist of the Telus Newcomer Artist Award. The Stranger received a nomination for the Critic’s Award “Premio Rete Critica” from the Italian theatre Magazine PaneAcquaCulture for the edition at the Kilowatt Festival. Daniele Bartolini and DLT are the artists in residence at Villa Charities Inc.

Show Duration: 90 minutes with no intermission
Suitable for ages 6 and up

DATES
Previews: Tuesday, December 4 - Thursday, December 6 at 8:00pm*
World Premiere: Friday, December 7 at 7:30pm
Performance Schedule: Saturday, December 8 - Sunday, December 23
Tuesdays - Fridays: 8:00pm
Saturdays: 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:30pm (VIP Package available for 6:30pm)
Sundays: 2:00pm, 4:00pm and 6:30pm

*Tickets for Previews, VIP Packages or Corporate Packages must be purchased in person or by phone only. No Performances on Monday, December 10 and Monday, December 17.

TICKET PRICES

Previews: $25
General Admission - Adults: $40
General Admission - Children (Ages 6 - 12): $20
General Admission - Seniors (65+), Students (Ages 13-25) and Artists: $25

For ticket packages or to purchase tickets in person or by phone, please contact:
Columbus Centre
Arts, Youth & Culture Department, 2nd Floor, Room 201
Kaitlin Saito – Production Coordinator
901 Lawrence Ave West, Toronto, ON M6A 1C3
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm

By phone: 416-789-7011 ext. 250
Email: rsvp@villacharities.com

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901 Lawrence Avenue West

Toronto, ON M6A 1C3

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