Created & performed by Madeleine Hall & Mitchel Rose
Presented by Aplombusrhombus
Two Foley artists (or are they?) are scoring their latest piece. Join them as they- tap tap. Wait. Creeeeak. Who- shuffle shuffle SCRANG! You? Drip, drip. Silence. Shhhh. AHH! Hahaha...ha. Cue music!
Madeleine Hall (top)
...is an Ottawa-based actor, writer, and theatre creator. She holds a BA from McGill University, and trained in theatre at The Ottawa Theatre School and École Philippe Gaulier in France. She specializes in clown and movement-based work, and has mounted her creations at festivals across Canada, including national Fringe festivals and Ottawa's undercurrents and Fresh Meat. Her solo project Ethel was developed through the Ontario Arts Council's Theatre Creators Reserve and the City of Ottawa's Youth in Culture Pilot Program. Following its premiere at the 2017 Ottawa Fringe, Ethel won festival awards for Outstanding New Work and Outstanding Production. Madeleine is a co-founder and producer of Fresh Meat and works as a freelance publicist.
...is an award-winning theatre creator, director and performer based in Ottawa, Canada. He trained at the University of Ottawa and the Ottawa Theatre School before flying off to study at L'École Internationale de Théâtre Jacques Lecoq in Paris, France. Favourite credits include: The Nose in Ireland with Bruiser Theatre Company, Hunger at the Brighton Fringe with his company The Ice Cream Van, and A Midsummer Night's Dream with A Company of Fools. Mitchel was co-creator and director of Aplombusrhombus' inaugural production Cardinal; co-winning the 2016 Ottawa Fringe Emerging Artist Award. When not working in the theatre, Mitchel can be found slinging local brews at The Hintonburg Public House or rolling around in the grass looking for bugs with his niece and nephews.
Madeleine & Mitchel: "This show started as a joke. Now it's a show. Or is it a joke?"