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Robert Aitken, artistic director

Linda Bouchard's MURDEROUS LITTLE WORLD

Saturday October 06, 2018 @ 8 Introduction @ 7:15
Betty Oliphant Theatre at 404 Jarvis Street [MAP]

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Programme:

Linda Bouchard (Canada b.1957) Murderous Little World (2012)

Transposing the intellectual power and emotional energy of Anne Carson’s poetry to the stage, Bouchard’s electronic score incorporates live voice, trumpet, trombone, accordion and piano performed by Bellows and Brass. The trio’s expert players (Guy Few, Joseph Petric and Eric Vaillancourt) also double as actors, taking on the various roles written by Carson.

Commissioned and premiered by Bellows and Brass
Poems from Men in the Off Hours by Anne Carson
Video by Yan Breuleux and FredeĢric St-Hiliare
Director: Keith Turnbull
Artistic Director and Composer: Linda Bouchard