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You Should Have Stayed Home
October 23, 2013$25
You Should Have Stayed Home (aka#G20Romp) is a play about Tommy Taylor’s experience over 48 hours at the2010 G20 weekend in Toronto. While trying to return home from his first ever protest as a law-abiding citizen at the “Free Speech Zone” at Queen’s Park, Taylor was swept up in a mass arrest, caged with 40 other people in a ten foot by twenty foot cage and denied drinking water until he passed out from dehydration.
The play is an adaptation of Tommy’s Facebook note, How I Got Arrested and Abused at G20 in Toronto. The note went viral and has been translated into seven languages and appeared in twenty-one countries – a detailed, frightening and often funny account of the largest mass arrest in Canadian history. Tommy’s story has been covered by national and international media, including a Gemini-nominated CBC documentary named after the production.
ONSTAGE from October 16 to 26, 2013 in the Aki Studio Theatre at Daniels Spectrum
Tuesday to Friday: 8:00 p.m
Saturday: 2:00pm & 8:00pm
Sundays: 2:00 p.m
Tickets: $25 BUY TICKETS ONLINE or Call 1-800-204-0855