Expanding the possibilities
of performance

Festival Programming Announcement: June 26th

St. Peon of Parkdale



Toronto Media Arts Centre – 32 Lisgar St.

August 9, 8:00 PM

August 12, 6:30 PM

August 16, 7:00 PM

August 16, 9:00 PM

50 Minutes

Parking Enforcement Officer Rita Mae Nelson clears up some myths for you about parking and life in Parkdale. Join Rita through the streets of Queen Street West as she shares secrets about her job and the neighbourhood. St. Peon of Parkdale tackles the isms, poorly parked cars, and the intersectionality of privilege. Thank you for not driving.

Written and Directed by Caroline Azar; Performed by Jamillah Ross; Research and Dramaturgy by James Partanen, PARC, Parkdale Community Economic Development Network, and Leslea Keurvorst; Produced by Ross and Azar for Theatre-A-Go-Go


Audience participation and outdoor mobile performance

Part of the SummerWorks Lab programming – a place for exploration, experimentation, and process. In the Lab, you can experience new works in development from artists exploring new possibilities in performance.