In this edition of the Weekender: GCTC’s Indie fest, Ottawa StoryTeller’s wild tales, Beau’s Art, and three other things to do in Ottawa this weekend.
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The Great Canadian Theatre Company’s 4th annual Undercurrents is in full-swing, a nearly two week-long festival featuring independent theatre from across Canada, including Ottawa; shows that differ in form, content, and creation methods. This Thursday through to Saturday catch Broken, “a story of 1985, lime poppe shoppe pop, and Alzheimer’s Disease.” On Saturday and Sunday (and into the following week) check out Ottawa’s Colleen Sutton as Rider Girl — a play about a Prairie girl’s love of the Roughriders. The full schedule can be found here. Two shows per evening, plus matinées on weekends.
Until Feb. 23. From $15. Great Canadian Theatre Company, 1233 Wellington St., gctc.ca
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