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Produced by

Vertical City

Playwright: Bruce Barton
Director: Bruce Barton


The Luella Massey Studio Theatre


September 11th, 2013 – September 22nd, 2013

Awards & Nominations

2014 Dora Award Nominee ~ Independent – Outstanding Scenic Design


The subject of a long-forgotten behavoural experiment, Kiran has been living alone for as long as she can remember with AL, a ‘state-of-the-art’ 1968 computer, as her only companion. Over the decades their space has decayed into a treacherous maze of beams and wires, leaving them suspended in midair and struggling to hold the pieces together. And now the experiment itself is losing its grip. (


Kiran Friesen Kiran
Adam Paolozza The Engineer
Matthew Tapscott Al

Creative Team

Bruce Barton Playwright
Bruce Barton Director
Pil Hansen Dramaturge
Sherri Hay Set Designer
Laird Macdonald Lighting Designer
Richard Windeyer Sound Designer


Marcus Jamin Spatial Engineering
Scott R. Mealey Stage Manager
Jim Ruxton Interactive Technology
Paul Stoesser Technical Director
Jaclyn Rodrigues Marketing, Communications & Promotional Materials
Teo Balcu Crew / Box Office
Shan Fu Crew / Box Office
Bianca Hossain Crew / Box Office
Lisa Matsumoto Crew / Box Office
Jocelyn Squires Crew / Box Office
Laura Lucci Crew / Box Office
Laura Philipps Crew / Box Office
Jenny Salisbury Front of House Manager