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Toller ()

Produced by

Toller-on-the-run Productions

Presented by

The Toronto Fringe Festival

Playwright: Sky Gilbert
Director: Sky Gilbert


Tarragon Theatre – Extra Space


July 1st, 2016 – July 9th, 2016

Awards & Nominations

Winner of the 2016 Patron’s Pick Award


Toller Cranston, who died recently, was an Olympic Bronze medal figure skater, born in Hamilton. Sky Gilbert’s new play — featuring David Benjamin Tomlinson as TOLLER in a performance of his own devising– boldly confronts issues of sexuality, identity, and hypocrisy, painting the portrait of a fierce, frightened, heroic, and very wounded gay man. (


David Benjamin Tomlinson Toller
Gehan Udayanga Miguel

Creative Team

Sky Gilbert Playwright
Sky Gilbert Director
Stephen Newman Lighting Designer
Stephen Newman Set Designer


Stephen Newman Stage Manager
Emily Nixon Publicity
Emily Nixon Administration
Ian Jarvis Publicity Card Design
Seanna Kennedy Photos


Joey Morin Venue Technician
Aidan Shepherd Venue Technician
Bonnie Thomson Swing Technician
Angeline St. Amour Festival Lighting Designer