Devised Theatre Festival 2017

Reserve your spot now, pay at the door! 


The Devised Theatre Festival is run as Series A and Series B.

A Ticket for Series A will include admission to both CAST: The Musical and REM.
A Ticket for Series B will include admission to both Jennaration Y and Inverted Spotlight.

Doors will open 30 minutes before the listed show times.
Running time for shows are 30 minutes to 60 minutes.
There will be a brief intermission between the two shows in the series.

Series A

CAST!: The Musical
Music, choreography, and character defines the premise for Pretendtious theatre’s work. Exploring relatable themes such as student life, thespian life, expectations and disappointment. Prepare for a not-so-broadway broadway experience!

SomatiKs uses physical theatre to create a powerful immersive experience. REM explores a women’s series of nightmares that she experiences throughout the night, at the hands of a monstrous entity.

Preview ($5*)

March 20th         7:30pm

Show ($7*)

March 22nd          3:30pm
March 23rd          7:30pm
March 24th          7:30pm
March 25th          1:30pm

Series B

Jennaration Y
Jennaration Y is a comedic cabaret about issues surrounding millennial women today. Using sketches and musical parodies, Jenna carries you and her parents’ disappointment through her life of dating struggles, anxieties, and aspirations, provoking conversations between Millennials & previous generations.

Inverted Spotlight
Created by typo theatr, Inverted Spotlight explores loneliness, it’s different manifestations and society’s discomfort with being lonely.  Through interactive theatre, witness the contrast between spectacle and intimate realities backstage.  Follow separate characters’ storylines and live through their personal struggles.

Preview ($5*)

March 21st         7:30 pm

Show ($7*)

March 22rd        7:30 pm
March 24th        3:30 pm
March 25th        7:30 pm
March 26th        1:30 pm

The performance venue is Studio 209 in the Accolade East Building, at York University.

4700 Keele St, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3


Parking is available across campus. The Bennett Centre for Student Services is the closest parking to the venue.

The Parking is located at 99 Ian MacDonald Blvd, North York, ON M3J 1P3


If you have any questions regarding the festival, please feel free to contact our production managers, Kait Gallant and Shannon Farrell at

*Suggested Donation