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Toronto: “Ill Met by Moonlight”, a burlesque take on “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, runs May 14-19

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Ill Met by Moonlight is a new adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. This piece combines burlesque, bouffon, theatre and music to create a thoroughly unique, intensely magical and truly queer version of Shakespeare's comedy. 

Adapted by: Stella Kulagowski and Steph Crothers
Directed by: Rouvan Silogix
Production design by: Sly Feiticeira

Axel Blows as Titania/Hypolita
Graham Conway as Oberon/Theseus

Titus Androgynous as Heleno
Kit Boulter as Theymia
Vivian Or as Lysandra
Sarah Marchand as Dametrius

Aitana Gunaratne as Quince/Egeus
Stella Kulagowski as Puck
Steph Crothers as Bottom

Produced in collaboration with Girl Gang Cabarets / Pointed Cap Playhouse / Theatre ARTaud

Evening showtime 7pm

Matinee showtime 3pm 

No Latecomers please.


The Painted Lady

218 Ossington Avenue 

Toronto, ON M6J 2Z9


Photo: Axel Blows and Graham Conway.