The Book of Life

September 17 - 29, 2019

A Volcano Theatre Production Presented by Canadian Stage

Playwright(s): Odile Gakire Katese
Composer(s): Mutangana Moise

Directed by:
Ross Manson

Featuring:
Odile Gakire Katese

Odile Gakire (Kiki) Katese, director, author and humanitarian, has been honoured around the world for her use of art to heal and inspire. In this groundbreaking collaboration with Ross Manson, one of Canada's most celebrated directors, Katese takes the audience on a remarkable journey of resilience and imagination. At a time when our world is racked with disharmonies, hatreds and struggle, The Book of Life offers hope, unlocking trauma, and finding a humane way forward full of joy.

[Volcano is] one of those companies that every great theatre city needs – bold, experimental, and bubbling with ideas.

- Toronto Star

Upcoming Performances

September 17, 2019 8:00 pm (preview)

September 18, 2019 8:00 pm (preview)

September 19, 2019 8:00 pm

September 20, 2019 7:00 pm

September 21, 2019 2:00 pm

September 21, 2019 8:00 pm

September 22, 2019 2:00 pm

September 24, 2019 8:00 pm

September 25, 2019 1:00 pm

September 25, 2019 8:00 pm

September 26, 2019 8:00 pm

September 27, 2019 7:00 pm

September 28, 2019 2:00 pm

September 28, 2019 8:00 pm

September 29, 2019 2:00 pm