Theatre and Standing on the Threshold of Change We often speak of theatre taking place in the dark, in a black box, on a stage. Yet theatre is that, and so much more than that; it’s a sacred space between the audience and performer, between citizen and citizen, between the heart and the seeker. What … Continue reading Happy World Theatre Day
Event planners! Fundraisers! Publicity people! Production folks! Lovers of puppetry!!!! Lend us your ears – and your generous volunteer hands. Clay and Paper Theatre is gearing up for its glorious 25th anniversary (WOW. How did that happen?!?!) as the resident theatre company of Dufferin Grove Park (YIPPEEE!!!). We’re calling it The Big Smooch – Clay … Continue reading Join Clay and Paper Theatre’s 25th Anniversary Volunteer Committee
TOO SHORT TO SUCK: TOO LITTLE TIME TO DIE Deadline: February 19, 2016 CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS Too Short to Suck is an evening dedicated to works-in-progress. The second edition of Too Short to Suck will be held March 11, 2016. This is an evening where people can perform in a low-pressure environment for an encouraging … Continue reading Call for Submissions – Too Short to Suck: Too Little Time to Die
A rarely seen street theatrical device, the CRANKY MOVIE will be demonstrated this WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 2nd, at the Clay & Paper Studios. The fantabulous Mister David Anderson will be putting on a performative demonstration the likes of which have nary been seen on these Toronto City streets in o’er a decade. Join us for an … Continue reading Cranky Movie Performance and Demo!
Miniature Theatre Workshop Hosted by Roberto Sainz De La Pena Montenegro Wednesday, September 16th from 1-4PM Join us tomorrow afternoon for a workshop in miniature theatre with our visiting artist and puppeteer, Roberto. Miniature theatre, or toy theatre, was originally conceived in early 19th century Europe and quickly took hold as a popular and … Continue reading Miniature Theatre Workshop – Open Call!
This summer a raft of refugee animals gets pushed out of their homes and into Dufferin Grove Park for an epic papier-mâché fight for the future of the planet in Clay and Paper Theatre’s giant puppet tale, Animal Nature. A neurotic Caribou poet, a storytelling flatulent Possum, a sleep deprived Grizzly with anger management issues, and a … Continue reading SUMMER SHOW Opens July 23