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Assassinating Thomson

Assassinating Thomson

2022-07-26 20:30 2022-07-31 21:30 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Assassinating Thomson

https://nac-cna.ca/en/event/30817

In-person event

Critically acclaimed Legally Blind performer and creator Bruce Horak lives with 9% of his vision and has, over the last decade, painted a series of over 1,000 unique paintings which attempt to capture the way that he sees. In Assassinating Thomson, Horak paints a portrait of the entire audience while interweaving his own story and the tale of celebrated Canadian painter Tom Thomson’s unsolved murder.  Art, politics, greed, ambition, love and murder are intertwined in a one-man...

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Fourth Stage,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
July 26 - 31, 2022
Assassinating Thomson
Assassinating Thomson
Theatre
“You’ll never look at Canadian Art the same way again” CBC Winnipeg
  • In-person event
  • English

Critically acclaimed Legally Blind performer and creator Bruce Horak lives with 9% of his vision and has, over the last decade, painted a series of over 1,000 unique paintings which attempt to capture the way that he sees.

In Assassinating Thomson, Horak paints a portrait of the entire audience while interweaving his own story and the tale of celebrated Canadian painter Tom Thomson’s unsolved murder. 

Art, politics, greed, ambition, love and murder are intertwined in a one-man tour-de-force as Horak tells his own fantastically inspiring tale and reveals the unique way he sees the world through an original portrait of each new audience.

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Jul 25
Jul 26
  • 8:30pm Opening night
Jul 27
  • 2:30pm Matinee
Jul 28
  • 2:30pm Matinee
Jul 29
  • 8:30pm
Jul 30
  • 8:30pm
Jul 31
  • 2:30pm Matinee
Assassinating Thomson
Assassinating Thomson
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