Whale Fall (Fringe BYOV)

WINNER – Critics Pick Award,
Hamilton Fringe Festival 2022

WINNER (2nd Place) – New Play Contest,
Hamilton Fringe Festival 2022

Same Boat Theatre gratefully acknowledges the support of the Canada Council for the Arts for their support of the production and development of Whale Fall!



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Whale Fall is a one act drama about the extinction of Canada’s southern resident orca population and the journey of one woman to find the last remaining whale while struggling to hold on to the memories of her father. Part coming of age story and part fable for the era of climate change, Whale Fall is an intimate duet between two characters as they navigate the painful waters of family, memory and species extinction. This production will be a BYOV presented in partnership with the Hamilton Conservatory for the Arts.


Written by Stephen Near
Directed by Aaron Joel Craig

Stephanie Hope Lawlor and Ray Louter


$12.00 + $1.75 fee

Hamilton Conservatory For The Arts (BYOV #2)
126 James St South, Hamilton, ON

steps away from the GO Station

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♦ All shows at 7:30 PM ♦
Thursday, July 21
Friday, July 22
Saturday, July 23
Sunday, July 24
Thursday, July 28
Friday, July 29
Saturday, July 30
Sunday, July 31

Full show program

LINK for Media Material


Whale sound mix

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