Grim meets his match…

…in Mrs. Fischer, a stubborn senior whose will to live is a force to be reckoned with. Equal parts hilarious and touching, this award-winning physical comedy is the story of a tenacious granny who comes face to face with the Grim Reaper himself and must put up the fight of her life to escape his definitive grip.

“Grim and Fischer is utter magic.”
– CBC

“It’s all wonderful, original, beautiful fun to watch unfold onstage.”
– Calgary Herald

“Anyone who has lost someone they loved should expect to be deeply moved by this imaginative encounter with the Grim Reaper …You will laugh, you will cry, you will stand in awe that two mimes in masks can evoke such powerful feelings.”
– Edmonton Sun

“Intriguing, flawless and utterly brilliant.”
– Culture Vulture

“The intense comical elegance you get from the best of the old Warner Brothers animations.”
– Cincinnati Citybeat

 

 Credits

Devised in Ensemble by:  Kate Braidwood and Andrew Phoenix
With Additional Direction by:  Nathaniel Justiniano
Stage Management & Sound Operation:  Emily Windler
Mask and Sound Design:  Kate Braidwood
Set Design:  Andrew Phoenix
Lighting Design: Andrew Phoenix

 Cast

Mrs. Fischer:  Kate Braidwood
Grim:  Andrew Phoenix
Nurse Doug:  Andrew Phoenix