The Jungle

World Premiere

by Anthony MacMahon, Thomas McKechnie
directed by Guillermo Verdecchia
Oct 1 – Nov 3, 2019 in the Extraspace
Opens Wednesday, October 9, 2019

“I worked ‘til I was ready to die. I made it. I belong here. I have carved myself into this country.”

She’s from Moldova, he’s the son of Chinese immigrants. She’s a factory worker by day and a waitress by night. He’s a cab driver.

One night he picks her up running from job to job and their whirlwind relationship begins.

A typical Toronto love story, stolen in the moments between shifts. But can their love survive a city in late capitalism?

Photo featuring Matthew Gin by Jim Ryce

Cast and Crew

  • Guillermo Verdecchia
  • Anthony MacMahon & Thomas McKechnie
  • Shannon Currie & Matthew Gin
  • Shannon Lea Doyle
  • Michelle Ramsay
  • Kathleen Jones