Of Mice and Morro and Jasp is playing January 28-February 8 at Factory Theatre!
U.N.I.T. Productions is excited to announce the remount of Of Mice and Morro and Jasp!
Morro and Jasp feel the pinch of the recent economic downturn and decide to try to make ends meet by staging John Steinbeck’s classic tale Of Mice and Men. Can the clown sisters stick to the story? Will they both make it out alive? This winter, find out for yourself!
Of Mice and Morro and Jasp
Factory Studio Theatre
125 Bathurst Street
Jan 28 to Feb 8
Tue-Sat 8PM, Thur 1PM, Sat 2PM
$25 Regular Price / $20 Student, Senior, Arts Worker
PWYC Preview Jan 28
Created and Performed by Heather Marie Annis & Amy Lee
Direction and Dramaturgy by Byron Laviolette
Clown Consultation by John Turner
Produced by Emma Mackenzie Hillier
Lighting Design by Dave DeGrow
Sound Design by Mickey Rodriguez
2013 Canadian Comedy Award Nomination for "Best Play"
"A delight from start to finish under Byron Laviolette's direction, with an ending that'll make you laugh and cry simultaneously." NNNNN
“Outstanding New Play” “Outstanding Production” “Outstanding Ensemble”
- Jon Kaplan, NOW Magazine
“The two work together flawlessly… And amidst the humour, the show is deeply touching and cathartic” *****
- Madeline Smith, Vue Weekly
“Theatre doesn’t get much better than this: it’s real, and full of artifice, and belly-laugh funny, and sad…it works like nothing else”
- Holger Syme, Dispositio, 2012
Eat Your Heart Out with Morro and Jasp is available for purchase!
Our book has been born!
On December 17th at 6pm, so many wonderful friends and family came out to our Book Launch Party at The Drake Underground. There was live music by Emmy Rouge, Local 164, and The Suspects, yummy food, dancing, laughing and oodles of fun. Thank you to everyone who came out to play and buy a book!
About the book:
Morro and Jasp have teamed up with Tightrope Books to bring you a cookbook like no other. Eat Your Heart Out with Morro and Jasp takes you on a journey through our emotional relationships with eating.
Ever feel like you want to eat something to match the way you're feeling? We do. All the time. So we decided to make a book devoed to embracing the mood you're in by pairing it with something delicious to eat. We've gathered over 130 yummy recipes that you can make yourself. There's also tons of other fun stuff inside, like stories, poems and beautiful drawings. SO open your heart, pre-heat the oven, and get ready to play with your food!
Eat Your Heart Out with Morro and Jasp
Cookbook / ISBN 9781926639727 / $19.95 / Spiral-Bound
Published by Tightrope Books
Morro and Jasp: Behind the Nose
Our documentary is making its way alround the world! Join the party and watch it here: