2018 | bloom | Toronto

Peter Farbridge Works

bloom Presented at Buddies in Bad Times March 26 to April 8, 2018 Inspired by TS Eliot’s “The Wasteland”, “bloom” is a humorous and haunting story of despair and hope played out between an old man with a decaying soul, and the boy who may bear the seeds of his redemption. Playwright: Guillermo Verdecchia Director: Soheil Parsa Cast: Peter Farbridge | Kim …

2017 | Blood Weddings | Toronto

Peter Farbridge Works

Blood Weddings Presented at Buddies in Bad Times A Modern Times Stage Company/Aluna Theatre Coproduction March 4 to March 19, 2017 Lorca’s ‘Blood Wedding’ is a classic of 20th Century theatre. Inspired by a fragment of a newspaper story found by the playwright, it tells the story of a family vendetta that comes to a boil when a bride-to-be runs away …

2016 | The Death of the King | Toronto

Peter Farbridge Works

The Death of the King March 25 to April 10, 2016 Coproduced with the Theatre Centre Critically-acclaimed Iranian playwright, Bahram Beyzaie wrote The Death of the King shortly after the Iranian Revolution. Beyzaie’s play tells the story of a family charged with treason, and accused of killing their nation’s ruler. The execution gallows are being prepared while a miller, his wife, and their daughter embark on a desperate …