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When The Ice Breaks by Down n’ Out Productions (formerly 1812, On the Home Front)

Sunday, March 24
Performance begins at 1:30 p.m.

When The Ice Breaks - Down n Out Productions Dora-nominated Toronto theatre company Down n’ Out Productions brings heritage alive with a new play based on life in Upper Canada during the War of 1812. Exploring the inner workings of an Upper Canadian household during the War of 1812, one domestic servant’s personal story of sacrifice and redemption comes alive in this intimately staged production written by Madeleine Donohue, featuring four professional performers and incorporating live early-Canadian folk music. The production is ninety minutes long and is appropriate for audiences ages 8 and up.

Speaker/Instructor/Guest Information:

Down n’ Out Productions


general public: Included with gallery admission
McMichael members: Free

Reservation: Not required

Space is limited and on a first-come, first-served basis.

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