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With seven productions, including two world premieres, the 2017 Undercurrents theatre festival kicks off Wednesday February 8 at Arts Court in downtown Ottawa. Running until Saturday, February 18, Undercurrents is the winter festival of the Ottawa Fringe, who have been presenting it since 2011. Undercurrents…

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Article by Wayne Current Last year, the Undercurrents festival launched at the GCTC and was one of the theatrical highlights of the year. The festival’s aim is to promote independent boundary pushing theatre or “theatre below the main stream.” Last year’s line up was terrific and I…

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Twenty artists. Ten performers. Six original Canadian works. Two weeks. One boundary-pushing indie theatre festival. A new initiative presented by the Great Canadian Theatre Company and hitting their Studio Stage in January 2011, Undercurrents is a two-week-long festival that will feature original works by six…