January 29 – February 9, 2019
Music by Chris Thornborrow| Libretto by Julie Tepperman
Director/Dramaturge Richard Greenblatt
World premiere in partnership with Theatre Passe Muraille
at Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace Theatre
16 Ryerson Ave, Toronto, ON M5T 2P3
CONTENT WARNING: Explicit language, discussion of sexual violence, and sexual content.
Three friends hit university — no parents, new friends, new rules, and a new normal. But freedom is complicated. Hook Up raises questions of consent, shame, and power in the lives of young adults navigating uncharted waters on their own. Featuring: Emily Lukasik, Alicia Ault, Nathan Carroll, Alexis Gordon and Jeff Lillico.
Music Director: Jennifer Tung
Set and Costume Designer: Kelly Wolf
Video and Lighting Designer: Montgomery Martin
Stage Manager: Tamara Vuckovic
Production Manager: Shawn Henry
Apprentice Stage Manager: Anna Spencer
Percussionist: Greg Harrison
Tuesday Jan 29, 7:30 pm (preview)
Wednesday Jan 30, 7:30 pm
Thursday Jan 31, 7:30 pm*
Friday Feb 1, 7:30 pm
Saturday Feb 2, 7:30 pm*
Sunday Feb 3, 2:00 pm*
Tuesday Feb 5, 7:30 pm* (relaxed performance)
Wednesday Feb 6, 7:30 pm
Thursday Feb 7, 7:30 pm*
Friday Feb 8, 7:30 pm**
Saturday Feb 9, 2:00 pm* (audio described performance)
Saturday Feb 9, 7:30 pm
* These shows include a facilitated discussion by CANVAS Arts Action Programs.
** This show features a talkback with creators Julie Tepperman, Chris Thornborrow in conversation with Governor General Award winning author Sarah Henstra.