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Model: Farhang Ghajar. Creative Direction: Punch and Judy. Photo: David Cooper.

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Birds of a Kind

  • Crow's Theatre presents the Stratford Festival Production
  • By Wajdi Mouawad, English Translation by Linda Gaboriau
  • Directed by Antoni Cimolino
  • Jan 5 - Jan 30, 2021
  • Guloien Theatre
  • Details

    *Due to ongoing COVID-19 restrictions all performances are cancelled.

    The Box Office will be contacting all patrons to process refunds.*

    Let the wind rise, let the sea part, and let the birds carry you away.

    A family is torn between blood and belonging in BIRDS OF A KIND, Stratford Festival Artistic Director Antoni Cimolino’s “cinematic swirl of a production” (Globe & Mail). Weaving together multiple languages and divergent worlds of experience, this powerful contemporary drama probes to the very heart of who we are – or think we are. Wahida, an Arab-American woman, and Eitan, a Jewish geneticist, fall in love in New York City. They travel together to Israel to meet Eitan’s estranged grandmother – who holds the key to a long-buried family secret. But it takes a terrorist bombing for that shattering secret to emerge.

    One of the Stratford Festival's best productions of 2019 - GLOBE AND MAIL
    BIRDS OF A KIND goes places rarely seen in English-language theatre. - TORONTO STAR

     

     

    The Max & Larry Enkin Family Foundation
    In Memory of Sharon Enkin

  • Dates & Times
  • The Team

    CREATIVE

    • Antoni Cimolino - Director
    • Wajdi Mouawad - Playwright
    • Linda Gaboriau - English Translation