Season: 2018-2019

Between the Water and the Sky

Between the Water and the Sky

Presented by Artsweek Peterborough

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September 27, 2018, 12:15 pm, Trent University, West Side of Gzowski (Rain Location: Gathering Space)
September 27, 2018, 3:30 pm, Peterborough Square Courtyard (Rain Location: Bottom of Escalators)
September 27, 2018, 4:30 pm
September 27, 2018, 5:15 pm, Peterborough Public Library

Cost: Free

Between the Water and the Sky is a live performance featuring Unity Indigenous vocal ensemble, Peterborough Symphony Orchestra String Quartet, and dancers/choreographers Beany John and Jade Willoughby. A dynamic collaboration between art forms, Between the Water and the Sky f...

Anandam Dance Theatre

Anandam Dance Theatre

The Peterborough Square: Corner of George and Simcoe

September 28, 2018, 7:00 pm
September 29, 2018, 2:00 pm

Co-presented by Artsweek Peterborough and The Art Gallery of Peterborough

Free Performance

Public Energy Performing Arts is thrilled to co-present Divergent Dances Peterborough, an outdoor aerial performance at Peterborough Square created by Anandam Dance Theatre’s Brandy ...

Max’s Cabaret Presents The Runway Challenge Wearable Art Musical Revue

Max’s Cabaret Presents The Runway Challenge Wearable Art Musical Revue

The Mount Community Centre: 1545 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough

October 27, 2018, 8:00 pm

It’s Max’s Cabaret, it’s The Runway Challenge, it’s a super-fun evening bringing together some of Peterborough’s finest musical, visual and performing artists together in a fundraiser for Public Energy.

Photo: Wayne Eardley

Wearable Art by: Kerri Niemi

Model: Susan ...

Cottagers and Indians

Cottagers and Indians

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre: 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough

November 28, 2018, 12:30 pm
November 28, 2018, 7:00 pm
November 29, 2018, 12:30 pm
November 29, 2018, 7:00 pm

Public Energy presents the hit play Cottagers and Indians from Tarragon Theatre, written by Drew Hayden Taylor, who is a member of Curve Lake First Nation.

Wild rice sparks a battle royal between an indigenous farmer and a white cottager, whose increasingly bitter dispute becomes a microco...

This is the Point

This is the Point

A Play About Love, Sex & Disability

Ahuri Theatre

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre: 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough

January 11, 2019, 8:00 pm

Winner of two Dora Mavor Moore Awards including Outstanding Production and Ensemble.

This is the Point is a joyous and unflinching portrait of four individuals whose lives have been shaped, in part, by cerebral palsy.

Dan and Christina ar...

Djuki Mala

Djuki Mala

Showplace Performance Centre: 290 George St N, Peterborough

February 5, 2019, 7:30 pm

Curated by Patti Shaughnessy

Unique, infectious, high-energy exuberant, fusing traditional Yolngu, pop culture, dance storytelling to create work that is a marvel of timing, comedy & clowning, with a hefty dose of heart soul! If there is one show that is guaranteed to leave you feeling genuin...

Copper Promises: Hinemihi Haka

Copper Promises: Hinemihi Haka

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre: 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough

February 19, 2019, 8:00 pm

Curated by Patti Shaughnessy

Public Energy presents Sydney-based director, dancer, choreographer and image maker Victoria Hunt’s stunning solo show Copper Promises: Hinemihi Haka.

Dance artist Victoria Hunt spent nearly 10 years researching her rich Maori heritage to prepare for Copper ...

No Woman’s Land <br>(World Premiere)

No Woman’s Land
(World Premiere)

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre: 140 Charlotte St, Peterborough

March 9, 2019, 8:00 pm
March 10, 2019, 2:00 pm

No Woman’s Land is an evocative new work based on real stories of women in refugee camps. The production uses dance, multi-media and verbatim theatre to explore the issues of displacement and gender based violence. No Woman’s Land is an intimate, thought provoking and emotionally moving...