April 1 - 13, 2021

Against the Grain Theatre

Directed by:
Joel Ivany, Reneltta Arluk

Against the Grain Theatre’s daring new interpretation of Handel’s Messiah is a truly cross-Canada performance — in Arabic, Dene, English, French, Inuktitut, and Southern Tutchone, and accompanied by the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. Filmed against iconic Canadian landscapes, Messiah/Complex features twelve soloists and four choirs representing every province and territory across the country. Streaming on-demand for Easter from April 1st-13th, 2021.

A rousing and decidedly Canadian version of Handel’s Messiah

- The New York Times

A joyful screen adaptation of Handel’s holiday staple….Messiah/Complex unveils a moving mosaic

- The Globe and Mail

Upcoming Performances:

Tue April 13, 2021 11:55 pm

Other shows by Against the Grain Theatre

AtG Presents: From The Director's Chair
March 23 - May 18, 2021