Featuring Canadian Plays in Honour of Canada’s 150th Anniversary
Waiting For The Parade by John Murrell, Directed by Cindy Durrant
October 21, 22, 28, 29, 2016
Set during the Second World War, this touching story invites the audience to share the lives of five Calgary women as each survives, in her own way, with humour and comradeship. An important story of how the women of Canada kept the home fires burning, in spite of doubt, loneliness and pain.
And Then The Lights Went Out by Andy Garland, Directed by Will Teatro
November 18, 19, 25, 26, 2016
For the last six formulaic detective novels, author Thomas Levine has been recycling elements of noir fiction until the creativity well has run dry. Now Thomas is well and truly out of inspiration, and the seventh novel is due in the morning… or else. Delirious during a summer heat wave and desperate for any possible change of originality, he reaches out to the characters themselves, who have more than a few qualms about the corners they’ve been written into.
‘Art’ by Yasmina Reza, Translated by Christopher Hampton, Directed by Rebecca Riley & Miranda Warren
January 13 & 14, 2017
Originally presented by For A Cause Theatre (FACT) and the Lindsay & District Chamber of Commerce in November 2016. Proceeds were donated to the United Way for the City of Kawartha Lakes.
Whole Lotto Love by Kevin Arthur Land, directed by Caren McNeilly
February 10, 11, 17, 18, 2017
Dwight is an apartment superintendent whose ex-wife suddenly shows up after having left him tend months before. For him, this is a sign of reconciliation, but Lenore has really returned because the lottery numbers they played a year in advance have come up. All she wants is to find the ticket and leave, but her ex has a different agenda.
Kaleidoscope Directed by Altaire Gural
March 23, 24, 25, 2017
A series of scenes from various movies and plays presented by the young
Artwork done by Ilan O’Driscoll
Homechild by Joan MacLeod, Directed by Miranda Warren
April 21, 22, 28, 29, 2017
The stories that shape our lives can remain hidden from those who are nearest and dearest. When retired Ontario farmer Alistair suffers a stroke during a family visit, secret memories are unearthed. His family struggles to make sense of his ramblings about Katie, the mysterious sister he left behind in Scotland when he was brought to Canada as a “home child”.
On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson – September 18, 29, 25, 26, 2015
The Wild Guys by Andrew Wreggitt & Rebecca Shaw – October 24, 2015
12 Angry Jurors by Reginald Rose (A Youth Group Production) –
Plaza Suite by Neil Simon – February 12, 13, 19, 20, 2016
The Best Little Theatre In Town (A Variety Show) – April 2, 2016
M*A*S*H – adapted by Tim Kelly from the book – April 22 & 23, 2016 at the Academy Theatre
The Cemetery Club by Ivan Manchell – May 13, 14, 20, 21, 2016