CANTATA: RUMORS OF MY CRAZY USELESS LIFE
- Sage Theatre
- Clem Martini
CANTATA: RUMOURS OF MY CRAZY USELESS LIFE
A co-production with Sage Theatre
By Clem Martini (AB Playwright)
Directed by Jason Mehmel
Feb. 28th-Mar 3rd, 2024
Engineered Air Theatre, Arts Commons
Nightly at 7:30PM
Sat./Sun. matinee at 2PM
Martin discovers his mother’s health and cognitive abilities deteriorating while supporting his brother living with mental illness. Facing emotional and medical problems that feel almost unsolvable, Martin negotiates the delicate framework of caregiving in situations that are both heart-rending and darkly comic. In a symphony of overlapping perspectives, this award-winning play opens a window into the lives of a family going through the hidden, high-stakes struggles of elder care and mental illness.
• “A devastatingly beautiful account… Cantata is a master class in writing, direction, and acting.” – Louis B. Hobson, Calgary Sun
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