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  • aliceA...MY NAME IS ALICE
    A musical revue by Joan Micklin Silver and Julianne Boyd
    Director: David Dayler

    June 1, 2, 7, 8, 9*, 14, 15, 16* 2018

    This compilation of thirty writers and composers provides a vehicle for triple threat actresses to reflect on life as a woman through monologues, scenes, dance, and song. Sometimes reflective, often hilarious, it is wonderful entertainment for women and all who love them.

  • heroesHEROES
    by Gerald Sibleyras
    translated by Tom Stoppard
    Director: Graham Clements

    April 6, 7, 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 21* 2018

    In this hilarious and poignant translation, we meet three World War I veterans, each with his own strengths and maladies, who meet together to counter the monotony of their lives in a military hospital. Their cantankerous camaraderie becomes strained when they begin to dream of freedom, and Gustave presents an escape plan.

  • steel magnoliasSTEEL MAGNOLIAS
    by Robert Harling
    Director: Diane Brokenshire

    Jan. 26, 27, Feb. 1, 2, 3*, 8, 9, 10* 2018

    In Truvy's beauty salon in Louisiana, we enjoy the witty repartee, the wise cracks, and acerbic and revealing verbal collisions as we meet the ladies. The loss of one of their members brings a sudden realization of their own mortality, and draws on the underlying strength in their relationships as life goes on.

  • morningIT'S MORNING NOW
    by Dermot Nolan
    Director: Brad Rudy*

    Nov. 23, 24, 25*, 26**, 30, Dec. 1, 2*, 3** 2017

    In honour of Canada's 150th anniversary, we proudly present a world premiere by a local playwright. This compelling drama explores an astonishing piece of Canadian history - the life and death of Thomas D'Arcy McGee, from Irish fugitive to heroic founding father of Confederation.

    * The participation of this artist is arranged by permission of Canadian Actors’ Equity Association under the provisions of the Dance-Opera-Theatre Policy.

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Trying

by Joanna McClelland Glass
Directed by Jo Skilton

Sept 23, 24, 29, 30, Oct 1*, 6, 7, 8*, 2016

Comic and touching, the play is based on the Canadian playwright’s experience when she worked for Judge Biddle, former U.S. Attorney General and Chief Judge at Nuremberg. The plot revolves around the young assistant and the old Philadelphia aristocrat “trying” to understand each other.

 

Mockingbird-Web To Kill a Mockingbird
by Christopher Sergel - from the book by Harper Lee
Directed by Diane Brokenshire

Nov. 25, 26, Dec. 1, 2, 3*, 8, 9, 10*, 2016

In this dramatization of Harper Lee’s iconic novel, the narrator is Jean Louise, a grown up version of Scout, the young girl who struggles to understand the social issues that lead to violent events in small town Alabama in 1935. The simple morality of childhood comes face to face with the injustices of the adult world.

 

Closer-Web Closer Than Ever
by Richard Maltby, Jr. - Music by David Shire
Directed by David Dayler

Apr. 28, 29, May 4, 5, 6*, 11, 12, 13*, 2017

Sometimes hilarious, sometimes touching, this song cycle is a nonstop exploration of everyday struggles in the modern world, particularly those surrounding love. Each song is a unique story told by a new character in the Maltby and Shire songbook. The audience is invited to laugh with delight or pause for self reflection.

 

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It's Only a Play
by Terrence McNally
Directed by Moe Dwyer

Feb. 3, 4, 9, 10, 11*, 16, 17, 18*, 2017

It’s opening night of a Broadway play. A group of insiders, including the producer, director and actors meet at a party to await the reviews. This witty and hilarious comedy is based on an affectionate look at the narcissism, ambition, childishness and irrationality that infuse life in the theatre.