• 2020-2021,  blog

    What do we mean by “digital relaxed performances”?

    A chat with Jack Hawk Relaxed Performances are designed to welcome audience members and their families who could benefit from a more relaxed environment, including Autistic and neurodivergent patrons.  The set-up includes: a pre-show introduction to the actors/characters, less intense sound and lighting effects, a very low level house light in the audience, the ability for anyone to come and go…

  • 2020-2021

    March 14

    We want to take a moment today to recognize March 14, which marks 1 year since our theatre and office closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.  #NavigatingTheNow is the theme of TPM’s 20.21 season, which represents the organization’s vision to be flexible, adaptive and responsive to the rapid changes of the world. This has provided our partnering productions and artists the…

  • 2020-2021,  blog

    Meet Merlin

    Theatre Passe Muraille’s Intern Dramaturge Merlin Simard is among award winners in the 2020 Buddies Queer Emerging Art Awards and is a recipient of the Literary Managers and Dramaturgs of the America’s ECD Residency grant. Meet Merlin! Merlin Simard (iel/elle/they/she) joined the TPM team in August 2020 as our Intern Dramaturge. Recently, Merlin was awarded Buddies in Bad Times’ Buddies Queer…

  • 2020-2021

    Visual Description: Speculation

    Speculation Promo Video Visual Description: Video begins with Leslie shrugging very closely to the violin to begin playing it. She releases the tension with her arms as we hear the first few notes. We jump to the closeup of the violin and right after, a wide-angle scene with Leslie facing her back to the camera. Video effects begin blurring parts of…