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Waking ()

Produced by

Chameleon Productions

Presented by

The Toronto Fringe Festival

Playwright: Joel Pettigrew
Director: Joel Pettigrew


The Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre – The Al Green Theatre


June 30th, 2016 – July 9th, 2016


Based on the powerful true story of the Man with the Seven Second Memory, “Waking” explores what it means to lose a part of yourself so crucial to your identity, how it affects those you love and how love survives despite loss. “The most important things in life are always the first to burn, but they are also always the last things that remain standing”. (


Andrea Cabeza Lucy
Lucas James Nigel '95
Sean Kaufmann Doctor Koh
Courtney Keir Sonja '95
Bryan Kling Kyle
Marta Legrady Sonja '15
Rod McTaggert Nigel '15
Thomas Sarigiannidis Freddy

Creative Team

Joel Pettigrew Playwright
Joel Pettigrew Director
Vanessa James-Locke Music Composer
Andrea Cabeza Costume Designer
Ruth Albertyn Lighting Designer
Joel Pettigrew Sound Designer


Candace Hill Stage Manager
Andrea Cabeza Executive Producer
Lucas James Executive Producer
Joel Pettigrew Executive Producer
Thomas Sarigiannidis Executive Producer
Aldo Quirvan Photographer
Aldo Quirvan Videographer
Daniela Molina Graphic Designer
Chanel Marie McKinnon Web Designer
Christopher Douglas Crowdfunding Advisor


Peter Fehlhaber Venue Technician
Jake Roels Venue Technician