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IMPACT Festival Updates

Here’s a comprehensive list of all changes made to the festival programming since we announced our line-up at our IMPACT Launch Event.

1. Two International productions (Fatma – Morroco, and Jogging – Lebanon) and one National production (This is Not a Conversation – Vancouver) have been cut from the IMPACT 19 Festival programming due to a grant shortfall. All ticket holders have been refunded (July 16)

2. Local production The B-Party, had to withdraw from the festival due to personal finance issues. All ticket holders have been refunded (July 20)

3. IMPACT Conference programming schedule announced (August 25)

4. Local production Me Not You, had to withdraw from the festival due to personal scheduling issues. All ticket holders have been refunded (September 1)

5. The Stage&Story Market, a free outdoor art market originally planned in partnership with Neruda Arts, has been replaced by a partnership with the Gaukel St. Pop-up Park (September 2)

6. IMPACT Festival Bar programming schedule announced (September 3)

7. Wednesday performance of local production Suitcase cancelled. Thursday and Friday performances of national production Tales of an Urban Indian moved from 6 pm to 7 pm (September 14)

8. Opening production, Fear(s), has been moved to Wednesday, September 25, 9 pm. Companion production Violence(s) has been cancelled (September 24)

9. Local production Suitcase venue has changed from Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts to TWH Social (September 25)

10. International production Theatre in Miniatures has moved from Gaukel St. Pop-Up Park to the Etsy: Made in Canada Fair at Kitchener City Hall. Trigger warnings added to international production Migrantes Errantes (September 28)

11. International production Violence(s) will replace AMAL on Sunday, September 29 at 9:30 pm at the Conrad Centre for the Performing Arts (September 28)

If you have any questions about changes in our programming, please contact info@mtspace.ca for clarification, or call our office number (519.585.7763), or visit us in-person at our office at 220 King Street West, Kitchener (near Kitchener City Hall).