LUNATION is a program of monthly theatrical gatherings in response to significant days on the Canadian calendar. Threshold in association with the Oakwood Village Arts Festival will bring you LUNATION events during selected months in our St. Clair West and Oakwood Village neighbourhoods. All events are free or pay-what-you -can.
February’s theme was ‘Family’ and the first LUNATION event was a performance of Mark Cassidy’s Euphoria: memories of growing up in a hotel and motel in small town Ontario. Euphoria took place Feb. 24 at the Amp Studio Café 154 Oakwood Ave.
April was National Poetry Month and we celebrated it with Recite Night, Sunday April 29th @7:30 at Ellington's Music & Café 805 St. Clair Ave. West. Admission was free. People from diverse backgrounds came out to share and discuss their favourite poems. Thank you to Ellington's for hosting!
National Mining Week took place in May acknowledging the importance of mining in Canada. Thanks to those who joined us on Thursday May 31 at 8:30 pm in Roseneath Park for a brief workshop and information gathering session for Your Mine & Ours a piece we are developing on the effects of Canadian mining industry both at home and abroad.
Our October event focussed on mental health, in response to World Mental Health Day on October 10. Threshold presented The Girl in the Picture Tries to Hang up the Phone written and performed by Hume Baugh, Saturday October 27, 2018 at St. Matthew's United Church (in the parlour) 729 St. Clair Ave. West.