May 9 - 12, 8:00 pm nightly
Atomic Centre, 167 Logan Ave
$12 (student/artist/underemployed) and $15 (regular)
Reservations & Info or call 291.9066
out of line theatre presents
The Sandwich: Transforming Consciousness Bite by Bite
Creation + Direction by Mia van Leeuwen
Co-creation + Performance by Ian Mozdzen
Video: Richard Altman
Part Alice in Wonderland, part Requiem For a Dream, part Rocky Horror Picture Show,
The Sandwich is a transformative journey through a mindscape of altered states.
The Sandwich is inspired by Albert Hoffman’s discovery of LSD. In 1943, the Swiss chemist absorbed a small quantity of an unknown substance through his fingertips while attempting to re-synthesize the molecule ergot, a fungus that grows on diseased rye.
Hoffman’s hallucinatory self-experimentations would go on to radically change how people experience the world.
With generous support from the Winnipeg and Manitoba Arts Councils.