Monster Theatre
Repackaging History and Mythology for todays audiences
The Canada Show: The Complete History of Canada in One Hour!

 

Monster Theatre’s biggest hit The Canada Show takes you on a hysterically historical joy-ride through 20,000 years of Canada. Told from the point of view of three bickering historians – one English, one French and one First Nations actor just trying to keep the whole thing together. Hold on tight for this fast-paced, irreverent and absolutely hilarious adventure as they battle to tell their version of Canadian history.

“It’s history without the boring stuff!” 5 STARS -Calgary Herald

From its humble beginnings on the outdoor stage at Calgary’s Shakespeare in the Park to two critically acclaimed national Fringe Festival tours, to Montreals ‘Just For Laughs’ Comedy festival, this show has played across the country many times. In an action-packed sixty minutes, Monster Theatre takes you on a hysterically historical joy-ride through 20,000 years of Canada. Told from the point of view of three bickering historians – one English, one French and one First Nations actor just trying to keep the whole thing together. For ages 5-105! Learn about parts of our history, few knew existed! Including; Etienne Brule as performed by William Shatner, the ‘who’s on first’ team of Cabot and Costello, a ‘Conscription’ Carol starring William Lyon MacKenzie King, the FLQ crisis as a Hockey Game, the Fur Trade from Justin Beavers point of view and every single Prime Minister in our history in Two Minutes!