“What a show! That’s a brave beautiful nightmare. The most bracing, electric and terrifying s slap of raw meat poetry I have ever seen.”
Head of Acting, Vancouver Film School
"Pi Theatre has established an important place for itself in Vancouver's theatrical ecology by bringing us cutting-edge plays from England, Ireland, Quebec, and the rest of Canada that haven't been seen here before. This exciting work has positioned Pi as an indispensable lynchpin between the larger, more mainstream companies and the fringe."
after the quake is testament to where you can get to in the work with enough time and talent invested in it...it is simply a vehicle to serve the medium: the sharing of stories.
The Next Stage
"Bashir Lazhar feels distinctly Quebecois. That, in itself, may be reason enough to see it."
"I am constantly reminded of the importance of cultural representations of poetry, performance, and myth to enhance people’s experiences and understandings of one another. I believe that Pi Theatre’s mission to connect global ideas with local talent agrees with my Canadian Studies theories about immigration to Canada and the unique relationship posed between the local and the global."