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Dead Metaphor At The Firehall Arts Centre April 2 – 23, 2016

9 Mar

DeadMetaphorThe Firehall Arts Centre is presenting a new show by George F. Walker called Dead Metaphor. George F. Walker is one of Canada’s most prolific playwrights. In his newest play, he brings us Dean, a young ex-sniper, who returns to Canada after being stationed in Afghanistan. He is struggling with a number of issues on his return including finding work, aging parents and a pregnant ex-wife.  Dean ends up finding work with a contemptuous politician seeking election.  This interesting new show directed by Chelsea Haberlin kicks off its run on April 2nd at the Firehall Arts Centre and runs till April 23rd.  Tickets are available online from $28, seniors and students are $23 and for those under 30 that wish to see the show, $23 any day.  Wednesday matinee shows at 1:00 pm are Pay What You Can.  For more information or tickets, visit Firehall Arts Centre.

What people are saying about Dead Metaphor:

“Dead Metaphor is dead serious, but it’s still seriously funny”
The San Francisco Examiner

“There’s no denying that Dead Metaphor hits a bull’s-eye when it
comes to the funny bone.”

Mercury News

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