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Suitcase ()

Produced by

Theatre Mada

Presented by

Theatre Passe Muraille

Playwright: Ahmad Meree
Director: Majdi Bou-Matar

Presented as part of a double bill with Adrenaline


Theatre Passe Muraille Mainspace


January 16th, 2020 – February 1st, 2020


Suitcase is a year-long response to real life experiences as an artist immigrating from Syria. In this play we are asked to consider the lives of refugees and the series of liminal spaces they inhabit. It’s about belonging and possession and all the things that we leave behind. (


Ahmad Meree Performer
Nada Abusaleh Performer

Creative Team

Ahmad Meree Playwright
Majdi Bou-Matar Director
Chris Malkowski Lighting Designer
Julia Kim Set Designer
Julia Kim Costume Designer
Janice Jo Lee Sound Designer


Alyssa Almeida Stage Manager
Priscilla Jamal Script Translation
Ahmed Hegazy In-Ear Translation Reader
Saja Kilani In-Ear Translation Reader
Joey Morin Crew
Matt Armour Crew
Elaine Wong Crew
Christian Stephens Crew


David Fisher Mainspace Technician
Eric Read Production Manager