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Toronto: Aluna Theatre presents Caminos 2019 October 3-13

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

ALUNA THEATRE presents  CAMINOS 2019 - a festival of new work by Pan-American, Indigenous and Latinx artists, running October 3 – 13 at Aki Studio and Artscape Daniels Spectrum (585 Dundas St. E).

New for the 2019 edition is a special opening weekend (October 3 - 5) presentation by Native Earth – Force Majeure and international guest artist Ghenoa Gela (Torres Strait Islands) share Mura Buai (Everyone Everyone), a showcase of her work with Indigenous artists from across Turtle Island. Gela’s collaborative journey will travel from the Big Medicine Studio to the National Arts Centre to Toronto, for final showings at the Aki Studio.

The festival then continues October 9 - 13  with a different offering of works-in-development each day and Aluna’s popular late-night cabaret programming follows on October 10 and 11 at 9:30 pm and October 12 at 9 pm. 

Thursday, October 3 – Saturday, October 5, nightly at 7.30pm, Aki Studio
Special presentation by Native Earth Performing Arts
Mura Buai (Everyone Everyone)
A Force Majeure production (Australia) in collaboration with Friday Creeations and Aanmitaagzi
Created by Ghenoa Gela
Performed by Sid Bobb, Josée Bourgeois, Luke Currie-Richardson, Christine Friday, Taryn Laleen, Berthalia Selina Reuben

Wednesday October 9 - 7.30pm, Aki Studio & Ada Slaight Hall
Sol, Luna & Stella
Created by Andrea Cabeza
Written and performed by Lara Arabian
Directed by Carla Melo
Produced by the ConQueso Collective
Created by Jeysa Caridad & Adriana Moraes-Mendoza
Thursday October 10 - matinee at 10:30am, Aki Studio
La Maleta (The Suitcase)
Produced by Roseneath Theatre
Written by Beatriz Pizano
Directed by Andrew Lamb
* Nominated Best TYA Production, 2014 Dora Awards
Thursday October 10 - 7.30pm, Aki Studio & Ada Slaight Hall
Created by Tyler J Sloane with Maddie Bautista & Olivia Shortt
Created by Monica Garrido
The Mente
Created and performed by Paula Carreño


Created by Juan Pablo Pinto and Sebastian Oreamuno
Friday October 11 - 7.30pm, Aki Studio & Ada Slaight Hall
Produced by Neworld Theatre
Created by Christine Quintana
 * Winner, 2017 Siminovitch Protégé Prize for Playwrighting
Three Seconds
Created by Hoor Malas & Mayar Alexan
One Night
Written and performed by Yousef Kadoura
Co-created by Bo Bardos, Majdi Bou-Matar and Ric Knowles
Saturday October 12 - 7.30pm, Aki Studio & Ada Slaight Hall
All for One for All
Produced by xLq
Created and performed by Jordan Campbell and Maddie Bautista
Created by Jorge Cantor, Nico Contreras, Mateo Galindo Torres & Oscar Moreno
Sunday October 13 - 2pm, Aki Studio
The Art of Storytelling
Created and performed by Joseph Recinos
We are, what we are.


Created by Grupo Teatro Libre

Also Happening at CAMINOS
Each day offers additional programming, free and open to all: cabaret nights, conference sessions, and live podcast tapings of Radio Aluna Theatre. 

Full schedule is available HERE

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