A defiant cry

Brüka Theatre’s putting on an original piece written and directed by Michael Grimm (who’s also an RN&R contributor). I’m Not Afraid Of You! was inspired by a a man’s belligerent outburst during a spoken word performance at the Vancouver Fringe Theatre Festival, which Grimm attended in 1999. Performances are 8 p.m. Oct. 9-10, 23, 25, 31; Nov. 19 and Dec. 10 at 99 N. Virginia St. Tickets are $16 general, $14 students, seniors and $18 at the door. Call 323-3221.