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Butcher

Prime Cuts Collective (Vancouver)

Mar 20 – 31, 2018 | Historic Theatre [map link]

Historic Theatre

In Nicolas Billon’s Butcher, an old man in a strange uniform is dropped off at a police station at 3 a.m. on Christmas Eve. He refuses to speak English, and has a meat hook dangling from his neck. Impaled on the hook is the business card of a local lawyer and the words “Arrest Me.” Haunted by events a world away, a victim confronts the perpetrator of a war crime in a struggle for truth.

“★★★★ Can a play about torture be too entertaining?” — The Globe and Mail

Credits:
Written by: Nicolas Billon
Starring: Peter Anderson, Lindsey Angell, Noel Johansen, and Daryl Shuttleworth
Director: Kevin McKendrick
Set Designer: David Roberts
Costume Designer: Jennifer Darbellay
Lighting Designer: Michael Hewitt

Showtimes:
Mar 20, 8PM: Preview
Mar 21, 8PM: Opening Night
Mar 22 – 24, 27 – 31, 8PM
Mar 25, 31, 2PM

Running Time:
75 Minutes, no intermission

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