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Season: 2023-2024

Current Performances:

No one’s special at the hot dog cart  in the photo.

No one’s special at the hot dog cart

Public Energy presents a Theatre Passe Muraille and Erroneous Theatre Co-Production

Presented with ASL Interpretation

Access Guide Available Here!

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre (140 Charlotte Street, Peterborough) Market Hall venue guide available here

April 24th @ 7:30 PM

Written and performed by Charlie Petch
Dramaturg: Donna Michelle St Bernard
Director: Autumn Smith
Deaf Performer: Jaideep Goray
ASL Coach: Gaitrie Persaud, Phoenix The Fire
ASL-English Interpreters: Aneesa Mustafa & Emma Dehez

 

Accessibility questions can be directed to admin@publicenergy.ca or to Liaison for the Deaf Community Amber Gage at amber@publicenergy.ca

Run time: 75 minutes

Mask Policy: Face masks are optional but encouraged for this performance

Hot Dogs available in the lobby following the performance!

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale from $5 to $50.

Purchase tickets online now!

*Sliding scale pricing is offered to make our tickets accessible and affordable for everyone. All tickets are general admission*

You can also reserve tickets by email or phone (no credit car...

Workshop: De-escalation Technique From a Former Hot Dog Vendor  in the photo.

Workshop: De-escalation Technique From a Former Hot Dog Vendor

April 27th, 1:00pm-3:00pm

The Theatre on King (171 King St, Peterborough, ON)

PWYC $5-$20

Tickets available through Eventbrite

Or reserve your spot by emailing admin@publicenergy.ca

The Theatre on King: 171 King St, Peterborough

Join us for a vital workshop on de-escalation techniques facilitated by artist and certified instructor in Non Violent Crisis Intervention, Charlie Petch.

Built to address situations where, much like any street vendor, escape is not a clear option. Workshop participants will practice how...

Previous Performances:

Zaagi’idiwin: Our Mothering Heart  in the photo.

Zaagi’idiwin: Our Mothering Heart

O.Dela Arts (Vancouver)

Olivia C. Davies, Sophie Dow, Samantha Sutherland

Nozhem First Peoples Performance Space
(Room 101, Enwayaang Building, 1 Gzowski Way, Peterborough) Venue accessibility guide available here

Nov 3 & 4, 2023 @ 7:00 PM
Nov 4, 2023 @ 2:00PM

Run time is approx. 50 minutes

Co-Presented by Nozhem First Peoples Performance Space, O.Dela Arts and Public Energy Performing Arts

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale* from $5 to $25.

Reserve your tickets online now!
Please note that the above link is only to reserve tickets. Tickets are pay-what-you can at the door and Nozhem is a cash ONLY venue.

*Sliding scale pricing is offered to make our ticket...

Bubie’s Tapes – SOLD OUT IN PERSON! ONLINE STILL AVAILABLE  in the photo.

Bubie’s Tapes – SOLD OUT IN PERSON! ONLINE STILL AVAILABLE

Jon Hedderwick

(Peterborough)

The Theatre on King  (171 King St, Peterborough)

Click here for venue accessibility information

January 17 – 20, 2024 @ 8:00 PM
January 21, 2024 @ 2 PM

Director/Dramaturg: Kate Story

Bubie’s Tapes Show Program

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale from $5 to $25.

IN PERSON TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT – we apologise for the disappointment! Following the in person run an online presentation of Bubie’s Tapes will be available beginning on January 22nd, 2024 at 2:00pm. All Bubie’s Tape...

Performing Arts Documentary Workshop with Mouvement Perpétuel (Montreal)  in the photo.

Performing Arts Documentary Workshop with Mouvement Perpétuel (Montreal)

Presented by ReFrame Film Festival and Public Energy Performing Arts

Peterborough Public Library (345 Aylmer St N, Peterboroug)

January 27th, 10:00am – 4:00pm

Register through ReFrame Film Festival here

Filmmakers Philip Szporer and Marlene Millar (Mouvement Perpétuel), creators of MABOUNGOU: Being in the World , host this workshop for anyone interested in the intricacies of the creative process. This full day workshop will Illustrate a variety of approaches, cover interview techniques and rese...

Vástádus Eana (The Answer is Land)  in the photo.

Vástádus Eana (The Answer is Land)

Elle Sofe Sara

(Guovdageaidnu, also known as Kautokeino, Norway)

Market Hall Performing Arts Centre (140 Charlotte Street, Peterborough) Venue accessibility guide available here

March 3rd at 2:00 PM

Run time is approx. 70 minutes.

Please note that this performance begins outdoors, in the Peterborough Square Courtyard outside the theatre. The dancers will perform briefly at this location, then move with the audience into the Market Hall via a wheelchair accessible route. Guides will be on hand to provide assistance.

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale from $10 to $50.

Purchase tickets online now! – TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT – we apologize for the disappointment!

*Sliding scale pricing is offered to make our tickets accessible and affordable for everyone. All tickets are general admissio...

Now Online: Izzie M: The Alchemy of Enfreakment  in the photo.

Now Online: Izzie M: The Alchemy of Enfreakment

Chocolate Woman Collective

(Tkaronto)

Word Conjurer: Monique Mojica (Guna and Rappahannock)

Spectaculars: Monique Mojica and Barry Bilinsky (Métis/Cree)

Directed by: Carlos Rivera Martínez (Nahua/Mexica)

Nozhem First Peoples Performance Space (Room 101, Enwayaang Building, 1 Gzowski Way, Peterborough)
Venue accessibility guide available here

March 8 & 9, 2024 @ 7:00 PM

Co-Presented by Chocolate Woman Collective, Nozhem First Peoples Performance Space and Public Energy Performing Arts

 

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale* from $5 to $50.

Please note that the below link is only to reserve tickets. Tickets are pay-what-you can at the door and Nozhem is a cash ONLY venue.

Reserve your tickets online now! In-person tickets are SOLD OUT!

Click here to purch...

NOMADA Diana Lopez Soto performs isuspended in the air by aerial rigging. She pours sand from a large clay pot. in the photo.

NOMADA

Produced by Uarhi Creations

Created and Performed by Diana Lopez Soto

Market Hall Performance Centre (140 Charlotte Street, Peterborough) Venue accessibility guide available here

April 5, 2024 @ 7:30 PM

Run Time is approx. 70 minutes

Tickets are sold on a sliding PWYC scale from $10 to $50.

Purchase tickets online now!

*Sliding scale pricing is offered to make our tickets accessible and affordable for everyone. All tickets are general admission*

You can also reserve tickets by email or phone (no credit ca...