Jupiter Theatre creates new works of Canadian Theatre and is currently operating on a project-by-project basis. We work with other theatre companies and community partners to bring new works to life in Calgary and beyond.
By George M. Johnson
"It's only nonsense if you're not attending to your senses."
Mockus is a thrilling tale based on true events of a mayor desperate to save his city and the clown who inspires him through a world of imagination. The clown’s antics, and his success, provoke fear and jealousy. Will they survive, armed only with laughter and love? Featuring spectacular acrobatics and exhilarating music and dance, Mockus will transport you to the sublime world of the three-ring circus.
"undeniably charming...truly brave!"
- Jennifer Will, The Omega
- Jessica Wallace, Kamloops This Week
By The Brothers Grimm
Adapted by Andrew G. Cooper
"Turn Back, Turn Back, Thou Bonnie Bride..."
The Robber Bridegroom tells the tale of an impoverished miller who seeks a better life for his only daughter. To save the mill, they arrange for her marriage to a wealthy man from out of town. She wants to help her family and do what is right, but something wicked lurks in the woods where the bridegroom lives. Jupiter Theatre brings new life to this classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale in this dark adaptation that explores intuition, intrigue, and the uncertain nature of humanity.
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"simply a masterpiece"
- Ed Sum, Two Hungry Blokes