High Performance Rodeo

Raising Stanley

Feb. 1 - Feb. 5 2023

A multidisciplinary storytelling show about living and working with guide dogs


50 minutes


Vertigo Studio, Vertigo

Blind storyteller and disability rights activist Kim Kilpatrick tells charming, insightful and surprising stories about Tulia and her other canine companions alongside acclaimed visual artist Karen Bailey’s beautiful paintings of Stanley, a guide dog puppy she raised. This collaboration documents the journey from puppy to working guide dog for the blind, incorporating storytelling, painting, video, audio description and music.

And yes, Kim's dog Ginger will be on stage!

Co-Presented with One Yellow Rabbit, Inside Out Theatre and Lunchbox Theatre

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