Le fil d’Ariane – Ariane’s Thread

A play on a little girl’s quest to unravel her grandmother’s failing memory.This one-person play was developed under the mentorship of Professor Antje Budde at the University of Toronto and with the creative guidance of the fantastic Lucio Espindola,Lourdes PĂ©rez Gay, and Amaranta Leyva of the company Marionetas de la Esquina in Mexico City. The wonderful Lynne Jennings of the San Diego Guild of Puppetry provided dramaturgical guidance. The play received a stage reading at the Helen Gardiner Phelan Playhouse in November 2008. Cast: Julie Burelle, David Barner, Yevgeniya Falcovitch. Sound and light design: Mike Conley. Photos: Douglas Hamilton.