2019 Programming Schedule

The Juvenis Festival 2019: May 1-May 11th

Auditions and Production Team Recruitment coming soon.  

2019 Juvenis Festival Overview

The Storefront Art Gallery: Memory

Displaying art from youth artists across Kingston. This year's theme: Memory. 

Curated by: Dylyn Reid

Communion 

An art installation within The Storefront Art Gallery.

Curated by: Dylyn Reid

Dark Roast Coffee

Yikes! A Theatre Company presents Dark Roast Coffee, a "2.0" version of the theatre piece they are presenting in February. 

Sunday April 28th

Opening Event

The official kick-off of the 2019 Juvenis Festival at The Rotunda Theatre featuring a performance by the Juvenis Youth Choir and special guests.  

Juvenis Youth Choir Project Leader: Myriam Bouti

Wednesday May 1st

Viva Voce: Languages

A storytelling coffeehouse featuring youth telling stories to the theme of "Languages"

Teen Musical


The Teen Show is a Blue Canoe produced musical which is made up of a cast of youth ages 13-18 at The Rotunda Theatre.

Project Leader: Ally Pajak

Thursday May 2nd

Animals Are People Too

An immersive multimedia art experience that contradicts the story of our western society’s relationship with animal products and the ways in which we consume them.

Project Leader: David Cash

Teen Musical


 The Teen Show is a Blue Canoe produced musical which is made up of a cast of youth ages 13-18 at The Rotunda Theatre.

Project Leader: Ally Pajak

Friday May 3rd

Animals Are People Too

An immersive multimedia art experience thacontradicts the story of our western society’s relationship with animal products and the ways in which we consume them.

Project Leader: David Cash

Transmogrification 

Transmogrification is a dance-based, multidisciplinary performance series, that authentically tells the non-fictional, transformative stories of its teenage cast, from this past year.

Project Leader: Aria Lara Wilton

Teen Show

The Teen Show is a Blue Canoe produced musical which is made up of a cast of youth ages 13-18 at The Rotunda Theatre.

Project Leader: Ally Pajak

Saturday May 4th

Animals Are People Too

 An immersive multimedia art experience that contradicts the story of our western society’s relationship with animal products and the ways in which we consume them.

Project Leader: David Cash

Transmogrification

Transmogrification is a dance-based, multidisciplinary performance series, that authentically tells the non-fictional, transformative stories of its teenage cast, from this past year.

Project Leader: Aria Lara Wilton

Teen Show

The Teen Show is a Blue Canoe produced musical which is made up of a cast of youth ages 13-18 at The Rotunda Theatre.

Project Leader: Ally Pajak

Sunday May 5th 

LGBTheatre

LGBTheatre is a musical theatre showcase at 99 York St. for queer-identified singers, performing pieces originally intended for straight characters of another gender. 

Project Leader: Danny McLaren

Transmogrification

Transmogrification is a dance-based, multidisciplinary performance series, that authentically tells the non-fictional, transformative stories of its teenage cast, from this past year.

Project Leader: Aria Lara Wilton

Monday May 6th

Juvy’s Movies

Another Juvenis favourite returns! Juvy's Movies features KFPL Youth Shorts, Rapid Reel 48 Hour film contest and films by Daer Ding and Evan Ferrall. 

Wednesday May 8th

 LGBTheatre

LGBTheatre is a musical theatre showcase at 99 York St. for queer-identified singers, performing pieces originally intended for straight characters of another gender. 

Project Leader: Danny McLaren

Adult Musical

An 18+ musical at The Baby Grand Theatre that encourages young adults to embrace their punk rock. Title coming this week!

Project Leader: Alisha Grech

Verity

Verity is a dance based show made by artists and students united in the push for an inclusive education system. 

Project Leaders:  Bianca Campbell, Jo Monea and Alex McChesney
 

Thursday May 9th

 LGBTheatre

LGBTheatre is a musical theatre showcase at 99 York St. for queer-identified singers, performing pieces originally intended for straight characters of another gender.  

Project Leader: Danny McLaren

Adult Musical

An 18+ musical at The Baby Grand Theatre that encourages young adults to embrace their punk rock. Title coming this week!

Project Leader: Alisha Grech

Verity

Verity is a dance based show made by artists and students united in the push for an inclusive education system. 

Project Leaders:  Bianca Campbell, Jo Monea and Alex McChesney

Question Mark, Period

A play series featuring one act plays by Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob and Bridget Overvelde

Project Leaders:  Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob, Bridget Overvelde

Friday May 10th

Battle of the Bands

Another Juvenis favorite returns! An evening of music with local youth bands, judged by the crowd and a panel of celebrity judges

Project Leaders: Reid Cunningham and Michael Broadhead

Verity

Verity is a dance based show made by artists and students united in the push for an inclusive education system. 

Project Leaders:  Bianca Campbell, Jo Monea and Alex McChesney

Question Mark, Period

A play series featuring one act plays by Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob and Bridget Overvelde

Project Leaders:  Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob, Bridget Overvelde

Saturday May 11th

Adult Musical

An 18+ musical at The Baby Grand Theatre that encourages young adults to embrace their punk rock. Title coming this week!

Project Leader: Alisha Grech

Question Mark, Period

A play series featuring one act plays by Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob and Bridget Overvelde

Project Leaders:  Joey Shapiro, Kezi Jacob, Bridget Overvelde