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Abortion ()

Produced by

Caterwaul Theatre

Presented by

The Toronto Fringe Festival

Playwright: Erin Fleck
Director: Maya Rabinovitch


Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace


July 4th, 2008 – July 12th, 2008


Meet Esther:  Devout Christian, loving wife, successful podiatrist and black market abortionist.

Everything threatens to come crashing down when Esther’s beloved bible group unknowingly takes out a hit on the elusive “baby killer” in town.  Can Esther preserve her double identity (and her life) while orchestrating her own assassination?

A dark comedy about religion, feminism and abortion…with puppets! (


Erin Fleck Esther
Jon Blair Noah / Others
Claire Armstrong Matilda / Annabelle / Theresa / Carol / Ruth / Others
Glyn Bowerman Pastor Phillip / Dave / Benjamin / Others

Creative Team

Erin Fleck Playwright
Maya Rabinovitch Director
Maya Rabinovitch Dramaturge
Katie Horrill Puppet Design
Randy Lee Lighting Designer


Katie Horrill Stage Manager