“I kind of feel like there is a whole other version of myself that floats around over there, and I’m over here…”

Photos by Jeremy Mimnagh

Who are the people we come from, and how do we know ourselves through them?
Four grandchildren begin a conversation.

Award winning artists Erin Brubacher and Erum Khan team-up with four teenage performance-makers, for a new work of documentary theatre. A work on working together, in process.

Creator / Directors: Erin Brubacher and Erum Khan
Creator / Performers: Hiyab Araya, Chloe Cha, Felix Chew, and Iris MacNada
Stage Manager / Production Manager: Franco Pang
Apprentice Stage/Production Manager: Saraphina Knights

First public presentation at the SummerWorks Festival, August 5-7th, 2022. Part of the SummerWorks Lab – a place for exploration, experimentation, and process. 

Generous Friend has received funding from the Ontario Arts Council and the Canada Council for the Arts. They have also been supported by Nightwood Theatre, Theatre Direct, and YPT through the OAC Recommender Grants for Theatre Creators.