Written by Arthur Holden
Directed by Diana Fajrajsl
Creative team: Cassandre Chatonnier (Set Design), Cassandre Chatonnier (Costume Design), Eric Mongerson (Lighting Design), Andrew Scriver (Sound Design)
Starring: Brett Watson, Gitanjali Jain, Shawn Campbell and Susan Glover
Oct 18th - Nov 6th, 2016
Bobby Lyons is in trouble. During a quarrel, he inadvertently broke the arm of his girlfriend Filo. Now he must undergo court-ordered counselling with Eleanor, a psychiatrist who has issues of her own with her lover Frederick. A chance encounter changes everything. Battered: a story of violence, redemption and the unending complications of love.
Review: Battered lights a path through the darkness
JIM BURKE, SPECIAL TO MONTREAL GAZETTE
Published on: October 21, 2016 | Last Updated: October 21, 2016 12:27 PM EDT
There's boldness in the premise of Arthur Holden's latest play, Battered, which is being produced by Infinithéâtre after receiving a staged reading, complete with a volatile talk-back session, a couple of years back. It’s a jaunty comedy about a domestic abuse incident in which a man inadvertently breaks his girlfriend’s arm, then refuses to obey a court order to stay away from her. Bristling yet?
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Previews Oct 18 and 19
Shows at 8pm, Sunday Matinees at 2pm
$25 General admission
$20 Students, Seniors (65+)
$17 Groups (6+) and Previews
$12 School groups
$100 6Pack (6 shows for the price of 4!)