BOOM kicks off 2017 in Duncan, BC, Jan 13th.
Cowichan Performing Arts Centre presents BOOM, Jan 13th, 2017 at 7:30pm. ONE NIGHT ONLY! This is the only BOOM performance in BC this season, after a run of 300 shows in 2015 and 2016, including multi-week stints at the Belfry in Victoria and Arts Club/PuSh Festival in Vancouver. Come see Rick Miller play over 100 characters from the baby boom generation, in a multimedia spectacle for all the generations to see together.
Showtime: Friday, January 13th, 2017, 7:30pm.
Location: BOOM at Cowichan Performing Arts Centre.
“A MIRACULOUS mirage… a solo tour-de-force. Miller is a protean shape-shifter” - Vancouver Observer
“A VISUAL FEAST! Rick Miller’s best solo show to date” (The Globe & Mail)
“MIND-BOGGLING!... Nothing short of brilliant!”- Victoria Times Colonist
“5 STARS. BOOM will blow YOUR MIND! A triumph of clever writing, state-of-the-art production and remarkable performance” - Edmonton Sun
"A remarkable piece of theatre…I’ve never seen anything like it before!” - Halifax Chronicle Herald
"FLAWLESS!... A lively, multi-media, music and impersonation-filled charge through a quarter century" - The Ottawa Citizen
Kidoons and WYRD Productions blend cutting-edge multimedia, unforgettable characters and tour-de-force storytelling in a stunningly staged production. BOOM allows you to experience the global events as they unfold: the Cold War, McCarthyism, Beatlemania, Trudeaumania, JFK, MLK, Mao, Vietnam… The various stories spiral into the “The Summer of Love”, and BOOM ends as it began: with a new generation born into a new world order.