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SAVING THE WORLD, ONE GRANDMA AT A TIME.

When Philly’s Lola (grandma) dies, she finds herself in the fantastical land of Uwi. Will she be able to end the reign of the Three Sisters, find her Lola and bring her back home?

Inspired by Philippine mythology, THROUGH THE BAMBOO is an action-packed adventure about the value of storytelling, and how families deal with loss. A Filipinx-Canadian tale you’ve never heard before, told in the tradition of The Wizard of Oz, The Chronicles of Narnia and Alice in Wonderland.

Suitable for kids 7+, grandparents and families.

Show Details

All performances are at the Factory Theatre Mainstage (125 Bathurst Street) in Toronto, Canada. As the show is part of the 2019 Toronto Fringe Festival, performances rotate showtimes. Through the Bamboo has seven performances on the following dates:

Wednesday, July 3, 8:15PM

Friday, July 5, 9:30PM

Sunday, July 7, 6:15PM (R)

Monday, July 8, 7:00PM

Thursday, July 11, 2:30PM (R)

Saturday, July 13, 6:15PM (R)

Sunday, July 14, 12:00PM (R)

(R) indicates a Relaxed Performance: Relaxed performances are designed to welcome audience members who will benefit from a more relaxed sensory experience and casual environment. There is a more relaxed approach to noise and movement within the theatre space so if you need to accompany a child to the bathroom, you are more than welcome to do so and return.

Buy Tickets

$13 advanced General Admission tickets are on sale now. BUY YOUR TICKETS ONLINE HERE!

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Funders, Supporters and Sponsors

THROUGH THE BAMBOO is produced with the support of the Ontario Arts Council, the City of Toronto through the Toronto Arts Council, and with production support from Carlos Bulosan Theatre. Our Balikbayan Box Sponsor is Forex. Our Props Partner is CAAM United Hardware Ltd.

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