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Vibrant – Ignite! Festival
June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until June 8, 2018
as part of the Ignite! Festival
June 5th – June 8th, 2018
Written by Mikenzie Page
Directed by Mikenzie Page & Jaslyn Collis
The performance takes place behind Pumphouse Theatre.
When Melissa comes forward with the story of her sexual assault in grade 12, instead of support, she finds instead a fight against the school she loved, an administration she trusted, and classmates she valued. A story of healing, recovery, and most importantly color, Vibrant is a true story of the Calgary education system. Told from the perspective of a college age Melissa, this piece plays with colored paint and movement to ask the question: when the people in charge won’t protect you, who will?
Content Warnings: Talk of sexual violence and assault, mature language.
Stage Manager / Set & Poster Design: Geneviève DeNault
June 5-8, 7:00 pm