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TT11, Talking Undercurrents!

In this episode of talking theatre, Allan and Andrew chat with Patrick Gauthier about the Undercurrents festival opening at the Great Canadian Theatre Company on February 5th. We chat about Undercurrents’  origins, mandate, and most importantly, this year’s line up.

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Here in episode 11, we dab briefly into Batboy, Blue Box, and All My Sons but it’s pretty much all about the upcoming Undercurrents festival. Andrew also continues trying to get to the bottom of Allan’s plans for Fringe.

You can check for a full listing of everything coming up, or visit the front page of for details on every show.

Things we talked about during this episode:

Undercurrents: Theatre Below the Mainstream (posted-coming February 3rd)
Undercurrents: Theatre Below the Mainstream (early media launch preview)
Batboy: the Musical
Carmen Aguirre’s Blue Box
All My Sons
We’re Alive; The Zombie Podcast

Special thanks to the Great Canadian Theatre Company and the Ottawa Little Theatre for hosting Talking Theatre this week. Check out Undercurrents at the Great Canadian Theatre Company and Pride and Prejudice running at the Ottawa Little Theatre in February.


Talking Theatre is a bi-weekly podcast co-hosted by Allan Mackey (editor and lead reviewer for Production Ottawa) and Andrew Snowdon (theatre reviewer for Apt 613). We talk about theatre and things of interest to people interested in theatre.


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