Clurmate Churnge

Created & Performed by AL Connors and Richard Gélinas

Are rising sea levels giving you dry mouth? Stories of polar ice loss getting you hot under the collar? Your spirits will be globally warmed as two handsome geniuses solve all your climate problems.

AL Connors:

AL teaches improvisation for leaders at the Telfer School of Management, and performs comedy across Ottawa. He's likely best known for his 16 years of work with a Company of Fools and Canadian Improv Games and as the former Theatre Manager at The Gladstone. He's won multiple design awards and several other nominations at Ottawa's Prix Rideau awards, as well as a Canadian Comedy Award for producing Crush Improv's Tenth Anniversary Special, broadcast live from The Gladstone in 2017.

Favourite productions include Much Ado about Feckin’ Pirates! (Parry Riposte Productions), The 39 Steps (SevenThirty Productions), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (a Company of Fools), The Rhyme of the Nicholas Street Gaol (Théâtre la Catapulte/Magnetic North Theatre Festival), and Humans (Tableau D’Hôte Theatre Company). Richard’s work has been nominated for Montreal English Critics Circle and Capital Critics Circle awards, and Ottawa’s Rideau Awards.

A word from the creator:

"Not folks to shy away from a challenge, we thought: "How hard could it be to address the greatest threat to humanity ever known, in twenty minutes?"

Runs: 20 minutes
Plays: October 17-19