@tension is a devised show and social/digital media performance. It investigates society’s use of social media and how these platforms construct, destabilise, and remould identity. The performance jumps between four characters in a blend of live physical performance intersecting on the stage with live digital performance on the net. Audiences will leave questioning which self and which existence is the real one: the digital or the physical…

Photos courtesy of Ryan Parker Photography.

April 2016 | Edmonton

pp_tension_poster_finalPerformer: Connor Suart
Performer: Emma Houghton
Performer: Eric Smith
Performer: Sarah Ormandy

Director: Vlady Peychoff
Dramaturg: Savanna Harvey
Stage Manager: Roxanne Côté
Assistant Stage Manager: Linda Mullen
Lighting Designer: Karlie Christie
Sound Designer: Connor Suart
Projection Designer: Connor Suart
Set Designer: Karlie Christie
Lighting Op: Samantha Kennedy
Sound Operator: Candice Stollery
Producer: Savanna Harvey

  FOH: Samantha Fraughton and Theresa Cutknife

Poster design by Alex Kirkpatrick.