UNMUTE: The Impact of a Pandemic on Gender-Based Violence (online play)
“UNMUTE premiered in recognition of domestic violence awareness month in November 2020. UNMUTE is a forum theatre piece that addresses the rise of domestic violence and gender-based assault during COVID-19.
While a family’s life may seem normal from the other side of the screen, abuse is lurking behind closed doors. Immerse yourself in this important and timely piece that gives audience members the chance to rehearse scenarios for real life. Audiences will learn skills and resources for how they can make a difference. Participate in changing the story through forum theatre.
UNMUTE is a bookable Zoom play and it will be released as a podcast in 2021.
Content Advisory: UNMUTE deals with abuse, and assault. Not recommended for audiences under the age of 13.”
For more information and show dates, please visit: http://theatreofthebeat.ca/unmute
-from Theatre of the Beat