LOVE OASIS at the Hamilton Fringe Festival
Johnny Salib is an award winning actor, composer, sound designer and playwright from Toronto. He has mounted four original plays and has four music albums out, but recently he was the dramaturge/assistant director of Terrible Parents by Sky Gilbert as well as starring as Chad in RAID: Operation Soap during this years QueerPride Festival at Buddies In Bad Times Theatre. His latest project, Oasis Love is running at the Hamilton Fringe Festival.
Oasis Love follows the journey of a love stricken boy as he navigates himself through his first real relationship. Along the way Damien finds himself battling to find his place within the manipulation from his boyfriend Jason, and the delusions caused by his good intentions.Using music and monologues, Damien shares the rise and fall of his first serious relationship with his closest friends.
Created & Performed by Johnny Salib
Directed & Dramaturged by Franny McCabe-Bennett
Lighting Designed by Jazz Kamal
Produced by Claudia Carino
Stage Managed by Wendy Miller
July 14-24, 2014
Theatre Aquarius (190 King William St)
$10 (with a Fringe Backer Button)
About the Author
Raymond Helkio is an author, director and award-winning filmmaker. As a graduate from the Ontario College of Art & Design he cofounded The Reading Salon and is a Canadian Ambassador for the Moral Courage Project. Find him on Facebook.