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Experiment 1: Why?

Created by the Ensemble
Directed by Sarah Bannister

May 23-26 at 12 and 7 p.m. in the Reeve Theatre
May 30-June 2 at 12 and 7 p.m. in cSPACE King Edward Studio Theatre

Adults: $21, Students/Seniors: $16
Please note: there are only 25 tickets available per performance.
Claim Your Seat tickets may not be available for each performance.

Why do we stop asking “why?” Children are curious about their world and want to learn about anything and everything that interests them. Where does that curiosity go when we grow older? Can it be reignited? 

This performance experiment, directed by Sarah Bannister, enacts the scientific method, along with a healthy dose of skepticism, and provides tools for discerning fact from fiction, in order to encourage adults to rediscover their “why.” 

Additional information

  • This performance is immersive. You will be seated on rolling chairs on the stage.
  • Your direct participation will be required at times.
  • You can leave your coats and bags in secure areas in both venues. Due to safety requirements with rolling chairs, you cannot keep your belongings with you during the performance. There is nowhere to store them on stage.