April 1, 2021 - April 4, 2021
Please Remain Behind The Shield
Hosted by SOUND OFF: A Deaf Theatre Festival
The world has transformed. It’s a new day and a new knight.
A new piece by Deaf performing artist Chris Dodd that explores Deaf identity in the age of mandatory masks.
Please Remain Behind The Shield was originally commissioned by the Canadian Stage and the SummerWorks Performance Festival as part of their multidisciplinary event “We Are, We Were, We Will Be”.
Follow the Signs Theatre is a two decades collaboration between Deaf actor Chris Dodd and hearing actor and director Ashley Wright. Their other projects together include Deafy which premiered at SummerWorks in 2019 and the multiple Sterling Award winning Silent Words.
English and ASL with integrated subtitles