NiX: theatre of snow and ice

February 2009 | Produced by Alberta Theatre Projects, Olympic Plaza
Featured in 2010 Cultural Olympiad in Whistler

NiX is Canada's first theatre of snow and ice.  This theatrical adventure follows two survivors and an arsonist through the fireworks at the end of the world. NiX is a frozen fantasy, complete with a flaming tuba, a snowman death scene and an explosive love story that will melt the coldest of hearts.

Developed with Alberta Theatre Projects and Ghost River Theatre.  Premiered at 2009 Enbridge playRites Festival in Calgary.

"The perfect setting for a glorious evening of theatrical fun and wonder....brilliantly original."   Bob Clark, Calgary Herald - Read Full Five-Star Review Here!

"What a unique and Canadian experience, a treasure trove of surprises."  J. Kelly Nestruck, The Globe and Mail

Written and Directed by Kendra Fanconi

Snow Set Design and Sculpting by Carl Schlichting

Music Composed by Mark Sylvester

Lighting Design by William Hales

Video Design by Keith Murray

Costume Design by Deneen MacArthur

Performed by Rylan Wylkie, Lucia Frangione and Jennifer Esdale

Flaming Instruments performed by Andy Kimber and Ricardo Fonseca

Presented with the support of: