OPEN FRAGMENTS: The Theatre of Adhere and Deny 1997-2010 will be launched on Thursday, December 9 at Aqua Books, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm.
OPEN FRAGMENTS, filled with epigrams by Grant Guy and others, documents the history of Guy's independent theatre since 1997.
Guy will do a short table top object theatre piece called The Shorter Spectacle (The Circus is Back in Town). It will be a quiet tribute to Stuart Sherman.
Grant Guy, founder and artistic director of Adhere And Deny, has worked in the arts since his graduation from the National Theatre School of Canada in 1973. He is a director, designer, playwright, arts programmer/curator, video producer, performance artist and writer.
Guy has worked with organizations ranging from Tarragon Theatre to the Winnipeg Art Gallery.He has also programmed or produced projects for Video Pool, Ace Art, and Main/Access Gallery, and was the programmer and executive director for the 1986 International Intermedia Performance Festival.