Everything is fair game in Ottilieâ€™s performances including, Dadaist dream-like interpretations of public ritual, gender politics and humanityâ€™s adventures. Her performances are playful, sensual, sometimes mystical and delirious, witty and engaging.
â€œ.. played with brilliant comic strokes by long-legged,
blonde braided Ottilie Mason.â€
– Jennie Punter,Â Toronto Star, Jan. â€™96.
â€œOozing 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.â€
– X-tra Weekly
â€œPerformance art has to make people uncomfortable, but still, we were very tongue-in-cheek, and most people got the joke.â€
– Glen Cooly, Now Magazine
â€œMasonâ€™s delivery is subtle and quite stunning in itâ€™s overall effect of horror..â€
– Jean McNeil, The Varsity
â€œ.. and Ottilie assemble their infinitely complex selves upon the hypothalamus of a troubled world in preparation for another healing ritual.â€
– Donna Lypchuk, Eye Magazine