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Hagar ()

Produced by

Canadian Arabic Orchestra – Maple Arts and Hagar Collective and Pleiades Theatre

Playwright: Aksam Alyousef
Director: Morgan Norwich


The Theatre Centre – BMO Incubator


November 8th, 2023 – November 12th, 2023


In a world marred by turmoil and desperation, ‘HAGAR‘ unfolds the gripping odyssey of a determined mother striving to find safety with her infant son. Amidst the chaos of a war-torn Syria, the play delves into the shadows of our troubled reality, exposing the vulnerability and resiliency of refugee women in a ruthless world. (


Amena Shehab Performer

Creative Team

Aksam Alyousef Playwright
Morgan Norwich Director
Mathilda Kane Lighting Designer
Heather Bellingham Sound Designer
Alexander Boldt Projection Designer


Heather Bellingham Stage Manager
Emma Westray Production Manager
Aboud Salman Scenic Painter
Maher Sinno English and Arabic Captioning


Yoan Holder Venue Technician