Everything is fair game in Ottilie’s performances including, Dadaist dream-like interpretations of public ritual, gender politics and humanity’s adventures. Her performances are playful, sensual, sometimes mystical and delirious, witty and engaging.
“.. played with brilliant comic strokes by long-legged,
blonde braided Ottilie Mason.”
– Jennie Punter, Toronto Star, Jan. ’96.
“Oozing Babette Beauty-it is prior to reciting sexy passages form the Bible was actor and vegetarian caterer, Ottilie Mason, who donned a virginal outfit just to prove she still can.”
– X-tra Weekly
“Performance art has to make people uncomfortable, but still, we were very tongue-in-cheek, and most people got the joke.”
– Glen Cooly, Now Magazine
“Mason’s delivery is subtle and quite stunning in it’s overall effect of horror..”
– Jean McNeil, The Varsity
“.. and Ottilie assemble their infinitely complex selves upon the hypothalamus of a troubled world in preparation for another healing ritual.”
– Donna Lypchuk, Eye Magazine