For Immediate Publication
February 23, 2018
The Acadia Performing Arts Series presents Inside/Out, a prison memoir by Patrick Keating at Festival Theatre in Wolfville on Saturday, March 17 at 7:30; a production by Neworld Theatre in association with Main Street Theatre and Urban Crawl.
Patrick is kind, soft-spoken and sincere. Inside/Out is his real-life story of years spend in and out of Canada's penitentiary system. And that's the thing - you look at Patrick and think, 'this guy robbed a bank?' Patrick's honest and engaging delivery of his funny, sad, and stirring true story helps dismantle our ideas of what a 'criminal' looks like - and helps us better understand how language, race and class play a very real part in our lives as Canadians. It's about a man's search for community: the community of the street, the community of prison, and of the theatre.
Written and Preformed by Patrick Keating / Directed and Dramaturged by Stephan Malloy / Sound Design by Noah Drew / Lighting Design by Jaylene Pratt / Set, Props, and Costume Design by Barbara Clayden / Stage manager: Sandy Cumberland
Tickets are $26 for adults, $20 for students. For more information or to buy tickets, visit the Acadia University Box Office in person, by phone at 902 542-5500 or 1-800-542-TICK(8425), or online at boxoffice.acadiau.ca
Contact: Peter Smith 902 585-1282 or firstname.lastname@example.org