ReFringe

ReFringe, scheduled to coincide with the 31st annual Halifax Fringe Festival, is a professional, curated program of works by Fringe Festival alumni. This year we are celebrating Avery Jean Brennan, LEGacy Circus, Shauntay Grant, Tara Thorne, and Theatre Du Poulet. ReFringe is generously supported by Canadian Heritage. 

Cornwallis Park: A Work-In-Progress Showing

SHAUNTAY GRANT

This is a sneak peek into new work from playwright Shauntay Grant. In 2018 two young adults watch the removal of the controversial statue of Edward Cornwallis in Halifax.

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The Extinction of Hong Kongers: A Screening (Summerworks Festival 2018 Version)

FREE!

It is 2017, 20 years after the UK handed Hong Kong sovereignty over to China. In a long-lasting see-saw battle between Hong Kong’s democrats and communist China, Hong Kong’s local culture is being slowly eroded day by day.

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Lakeview:
a live read

TARA THORNE

Lakeview is a queer ensemble comedy about a group of friends whose annual lake house weekend has been cancelled the past few summers by you-know-what.

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LEGacy Interrupted

ERIN BALL

LEGacy Circus (Vanessa Furlong and Erin Ball) has not been in the same space together since the end of 2019. The presentation itself is an exploration and expansion of our last Halifax Fringe Festival piece.

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Mind the Light

GABRIELLE PAPILLON AND AVERY JEAN BRENNAN

On the darkest of nights, in a lighthouse perched on a tiny, rocky island, Azélie-Eustaches Forgues is born prematurely, amidst a turbulent gale, while her lightkeeper father perishes in the storm trying to get to the mainland to fetch a midwife.

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