"All that we see or seem. Is but a dream within a dream."
This production will stay with you long after this creepy holiday weekend has passed... The beauty is the telling of the story: the minimal set, the gorgeous costumes, the exquisite acting and singing by the extraordinarily talented cast." -New York Theatre
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Catalyst's newest production that premiered in May 2013.
"Christenson and Gerecke have created something custom-made for this improbable place: a northern fairy tale about keeping hope warm." -The Edmonton Journal
The Soul Collector is a darkly whimsical and surreal musical tale about losing hope and finding it again in a frozen northern metropolis...Show Details
"Once upon a time ... everything was perfect," begins The Soul Collector. Where Catalyst Theatre has previously acknowledged its works' theatricality in the opening moments (see: Frankenstein's "lights up" introduction), this one immediately tells us we're headed into the tundra of fable storytelling, in the hands of storytellers confident enough to draw attention to that.
The Soul Collector grapples with despair, fear, love, heartbreak, hope, redemption
St. Albert Gazette
No amount of updates can prepare you for Catalyst Theatre's world premiere of The Soul Collector. There is nothing like it out there.
Director/composer/writer Jonathan Christenson and scenographer Bretta Gerecke have created a vision of perpetually ice-covered landscapes, dark shadows and evil spirits that slither within reach.