The Cultch presents Motherload, a dark comedy about contemporary parenting that is returning to the stage after a wildly successful run in 2015.
Motherload at The Cultch
- When: October 4-15, 2016
Preview: October 4, 8:00pm
Opening Night: October 5, 8:00pm
Performance Times: October 6-8 & 11-15, 8:00pm
Matinees: October 9 & 15, 2:00pm
Enjoy a post-show Q&A on October 6, 9, 11, & 12
- Where: The Historic Theatre (@ The Cultch, 1895 Venables, Vancouver)
- Tickets: On sale now starting at $20. Available at The Cultch box office, by phone (604) 251-1363 or online.
This newer, more polished version of Motherload features performances by Emelia Symington Fedy, Jody-Kay Marklew, Toronto’s Gillian Bennett, and a return to the stage by Una Memisevic.
Motherload was created collectively by four prominent Canadian theatre artists and mothers (Emelia Symington Fedy, Jody-Kay Marklew, Juno Rinaldi, and Sonja Bennett). From conversations overheard on the playground and at ‘parent-friendly’ cafés, to surreptitious iPhone videos taken of their children, to dealing with the loss of their own mothers, these four women bare their personal stories about what it takes to be a member of the world’s biggest club – and all the perfection and imperfection that comes along with that membership.
As each of these mothers shares their journey, they hope to lighten the collective load.
Win Tickets to Motherload at The Cultch
If you would like to see this production, I have two tickets to give away to opening night on October 5th at 8:00pm. Here’s how you can enter to win:
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Update The winner is Sabrina!