Encounters at the “Edge of the Woods”

Encounters at the “Edge of the Woods”

A Story Weaving project in association with Hart House’s 100th Anniversary

Curated and Directed by Jill Carter (Assistant Professor at the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance, Indigenous Studies and the Transitional Year Programme at the University of Toronto)

Sept. 6 & 7, 2019

To kick off Hart House Theatre’s 100th Anniversary season and as a special presentation, this project will explore the restor(y)ation of treaty relationships using Indigenous practices of story weaving through deep connections to the land. Led by Indigenous educator and artist Jill Carter, the piece will include performers and creators from all over the city who will use their personal stories and experiences to compose Encounters at the “Edge of the Woods”.

Approximate Running Time: 2 hours with additional time for an intermission

Performance Schedule

One Weekend Run – 3 performances

Fri. and Sat. at 8 pm, and Sat. at 2 pm

Postshow Talkbacks for each performance.
Remain in your seat after the show for a curated chat with the actors and artists.



Adults: $28 / Seniors: $20 / Students: $15

Please note: Subscribers may add this show to their package at a special rate of Adults: $20 / Seniors: $14 / Students: $10 per ticket. Call 416.978.2452 for details.

Fri., Sept. 6, 2019 at 8 pm
Sat., Sept. 7, 2019 at 2 pm
Sat., Sept. 7, 2019 at 8 pm

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In Person Sales: Hart House HUB Main Information Desk, or the theatre’s ticket window prior to curtain