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ALL GROWN UP

All done up in bouffant hairdos and big skirts…three gals share (based on real life) tales of love and lust and heavy petting, interspersed with girl group music of the 60’s. JUST THE FACTS: SHOW WEBSITE: Written By: Leslie Mildiner with Ellen Kennedy, Bonnie Panych ,Lori Valleau Liscencing By: Cast Requirements:  YOUTUBE: UPCOMING PRODUCTIONS: PAST PRODUCTIONS: 1992: Arts Club … Continue reading

AIMEE!

AIMEE!

Canadian evangelist, Aimee Semple McPherson, driven from her temple by the commercialism of her formidable mother and into the arms of an “unsuitable” man, is forced to cover her tracks – until the inevitable day of reckoning. JUST THE FACTS: SHOW WEBSITE: https://www.playwrightsguild.ca/play/aimee Written By: Patrick Young Music By: Bob Ashley Liscencing By: Playwrights Guild Cast Requirements: 7 Men, … Continue reading

ADAM AND EVE

ADAM AND EVE

Musical version of the seminal love story. Based on Mark Twain’s Diaries of Adam & Eve and inspired by his abiding love for his wife, the story reveals a rarely seen, bittersweet side to Twain while deconstructing the Adam and Eve story. JUST THE FACTS: SHOW WEBSITE:  Written By: Vinetta Strombergs Music By: Steven Woodjetts Liscencing By: … Continue reading

THE HEART THAT KNOWS

THE HEART THAT KNOWS

Known as the father of Canadian poetry, Charles G.D. Roberts’ work was heavily influenced by the geography of Sackville and the surrounding marshes. This musical adaption of his most famous novel is by the team behind two of Live Bait’s most successful original production Under the Night. JUST THE FACTS: SHOW WEBSITE: http://deanburry.squarespace.com/the-heart-that-knows/ Written By: Charle Rhindress and … Continue reading

ABIGAIL or THE GOLD MEDAL

ABIGAIL or THE GOLD MEDAL

Simple Abigail Becker wants her defeated husband to have a farm again. But the odds against that on Long Point, Lake Erie seem overwhelming – until the schooner Conductor is wrecked practically on her doorstep. The true story of the historic heroine. JUST THE FACTS: SHOW WEBSITE: https://www.playwrightsguild.ca/play/abigail-or-gold-medal Written By: Patrick Young Music By: Bob Ashley Liscencing By: Playwrights … Continue reading

AAH-POOTEE! THAT’S SNOW!

AAH-POOTEE! THAT’S SNOW!

  “Aah-pootee” is an Inuit word for snow and the play is about a child who, feeling unloved, runs away into the snowy Northern night. There he encounters a moose, a dog, seals, bears and a phony lion, who try to persuade him to join them in their obsessions with work, fashion, play and power. … Continue reading

2013 & 2014: Two Years in Review

2013 & 2014: Two Years in Review

The site has been asleep for a little bit, so we thought we would write a compilation article about the past couple of years to give everyone an idea of what has been happening around the country.  From this point forward we will make a great effort to post upcoming productions and exciting news on … Continue reading

THE GIANT’S GARDEN

THE GIANT’S GARDEN

  The Giant’s Garden had its world premiere in December of 2007 at Theatre Orangeville. This full-scale family musical featured some of Canada’s finest musical theatre performers along with a 25 voice children’s chorus. Scott wrote music and lyrics and shared book-writing duties with Peter Fenton. In 2011, the show was remounted as part of the … Continue reading

FIRE

FIRE

The story of two brothers. Cale, the younger, forsakes his father’s church to become a rock and roll star. He rises to the top but loses everything he ever valued, including his child bride Molly. Herchel becomes a minister and marries Molly but his jealousy of Cale drives him into the compromising world of TV … Continue reading

AMELIA

AMELIA

Be transported to the Golden Age of Flight – a world of planes, dreams and celebrity. Amelia is the fascinating story of the meteoric rise and mysterious disappearance of Amelia Earhart. The legendary Earhart was a pioneer of the skies, a courageous woman who defied all conventions of her time. This new hit musical from … Continue reading