Kafka and Son has successful return to Edinburgh

“[Kafka and Son] is a masterclass in the economy of truth, complete character immersion and storytelling…. This is an impeccable piece which delivers with confidence and clarity from start to finish, and a must-see for anyone moved by the simple purity of words well-delivered.” Read other 2022 reviews here, or here, and below.

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Alphonse makes an impact on the Fringe.

“Alphonse. This play is everything I had hoped to see at the fringe this season. Flawlessly written, beautifully executed.” So begins one of many rhapsodic, five-star reviews of Theaturtle’s production of Alphonse at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Read more here, or here, or below.

 

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Gabe Maharjan as Alphonse

Theaturtle sending Alphonse and Kafka and Son to Edinburgh 2022!

Alphonse by Wajdi Mouawad, and Kafka and Son will be performed at the 2022 edition of the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Richard Jordan Productions, in association with the Pleasance, will present these two hit Canadian productions. Alon Nashman returns in Kafka and Son after a sold-out run in 2017, while Alphonse features Edinburgh newcomer Gabe Maharjan.

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Theaturtle’s “Peddler” highlight of Kensington Market tour

Ishai Buchbinder, dressed as “a Jewish peddler straight out of the 1930s,” surprised over 3000 TDSB students as they were taken on a historical tour of Kensington Market in May of 2022. That performance, written and directed by Theaturtle’s Alon Nashman, contributed to winning the Heritage Toronto Public History Award.

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