Theatre One’s Emerging Voices is returning this coming Tuesday March 16/2021 to present, Signals from the Lockdown written by Dave Mott in collaboration with Tamara McCarthy.

An absurd, sexy piece of comedy about the old gods, breaking isolation, and cinnamon buns!

About this Event

SYNOPSIS:  An absurd, sexy piece of comedy about the old gods, breaking isolation, and cinnamon buns! Two friends and lovers redefine their relationship during a global government lockdown. As the isolation further affects them, and their everyday environment becomes more hostile, they each resist the urge to connect physically in a world where breath has become deadly.


Playwright: Dave Mott (in collaboration with Tamara McCarthy*)

Performers: Tamara McCarthy*, Raugi Yu*, and Jonathan Hamilton

Director/Dramaturg: Nicolle Nattrass*

Assistant Director/Dramaturg: Jessica Schacht

Artistic Director: David Mann*


Date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 | Time: 7:30 pm

Location: Online Event – Play Reading

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*Artists appearing courtesy of the Canadian Actors’ Equity Association


Emerging Voices creates space for playwrights to collaborate with actors and director Nicolle Nattrass on new scripts at various stages of development. At the end of each workshop, a public reading of the playwright’s work is presented to an audience, whose valuable feedback is the final contribution to the creative process.


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