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Thursday, December 5 to Sunday, December 8
From the team that brought you Equus. Prepare yourself for the theatre event of the year.
Katurian – a writer living in a totalitarian state – is hauled in for interrogation by the local police because his stories bear a suspicious resemblance to a series of brutal murders. As he tries to defend himself against these terrible accusations, the police repeatedly confront him with the contents of his stories – and reveal they’ve also arrested his disabled brother, as well – a childlike man Katurian has been caring for all his life.
Equal parts hilarious and harrowing, The Pillowman, by Irish playwright Martin McDonagh, is an intense, award-winning dark comedy unlike any other – and Post Productions has made it even more unique by incorporating short live-action films and animations to visualize Katurian’s stories, creating an immersive multimedia experience.
Stage management by Sadie Alejandria. Set and prop design by Matthew Burgess. Music by Dave Nisbett. Set and prop construction by Matthew Burgess, Rob Burgess, and Fay Lynn. Special effects by Mitchell Branget and Matthew Burgess. Sound effects and sound operation by Michael K. Potter. Lighting design and light operation by Carter Dersch. Promotional photography by The Headshot Company. Photo editing and art by Dave Nisbet and Matthew Burgess. Poster design by Kris Simic with Kieran Potter. Program design by Kris Simic. Production assistance by Mitchell Timothy Bouchard.
Venue: Shadowbox Theatre
1501 Howard Ave. Unit 103B
Windsor, ON Canada