ANXIETY Trailer by Ryan Parker Photography/Sound by Gary James Joynes
You walk through a door. Your heart beats. Your head buzzes. Sweat rolls down your temple. It feels like you can’t breathe. Our personal, secret catalogues of micro-terrors shape our lives. From November 24th – December 4th Theatre Yes’s ANXIETY will challenge audiences to explore the underbelly of fight or flight as they journey through this one-of-a-kind immersive performance experience, scored by renowned sound artist Gary James Joynes in collaboration with 6 of Canada’s most inventive small theatre companies. ANXIETY is a pan-Canadian Collaboration creates ONE unforgettable found-space work, sculpted by Edmonton Playwright Cat Walsh and Theatre Yes. Northern Light Theatre from (Edmonton), Theatre Skam (Victoria) and Outside the March (Toronto), LoHiFi Production (Halifax) and Curtain Razors (Regina) ad Théâtre à corps perdus (Montreal) have received mysterious objects, artifacts which have triggered the creation of 6 interactive performance installations not to be missed. Check out what our collaborators got in the mail below.
ANXIETY IN THE MEDIA
Peak inside the making of Anxiety. The participating companies received packages in the mail with objects that prompted their contribution to the project.