Elapultiek

1 year 11 months ago

ELAPULTIEK (ehl-ah-bool-dee-egg) - "we are looking towards" by Shalan Joudry.  In the time of Idle No More, a young Mi’kmaw drum singer and a Euro-Nova Scotian biologist meet at dusk each day to count a population of endangered Chimney Swifts. As the relationship deepens over time, they struggle with their differing views of the world. Each ‘count night’ reveals a deeper complexity of connection to land, history, and ecology, and of reconciliation on a personal level.
Venue: Confusion Square (outside Coady and Xavier Hall).

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If You Could Wear My Sneakers | Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre

2 years 2 months ago

A musical based on the acclaimed children’s book. A musical play for children.

Zookeeper Ed learns important lessons about animal (and human) rights in this delightful, poetic musical for kids. Sheree Fitch’s poems, brilliantly told through the eyes of animals, are based on the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child. A play filled with giggles and heart!

Family Stage Pricing

General seating. Plus HST.

Regular Ticket – $12
Family of four – $40

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Honky Tonk Blue: The Night Patsy Met Hank | Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre

2 years 2 months ago

A mischievous musical that imagines a star-crossed meeting between Patsy Cline and country music’s broken king, Hank Williams. Patsy wants her chance in the spotlight, and Hank wants one last shot at redemption, and they find it in covering vintage songs as powerful as their two personalities. For Festival Antigonish fans who enjoyed last summer’s runaway hit Being Hank & Patsy, this is Laura and Ralph’s legendary play behind that play.

Main Stage Pricing

Plus HST

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The Goodnight Bird | Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre

2 years 2 months ago

Lilly is retired. Her husband Morgan isn’t ready to call it quits. One night, their bedtime routine, complete with bickering about how to floss without spitting on the mirror, is interrupted by a loud thunk. A younger, homeless man has fallen onto their balcony. His intrusion is the catalyst for Morgan and Lilly to examine their lives, their regrets, and their relationship.

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A Brimful of Asha | Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre

2 years 2 months ago

In this charming comedy, Ravi travels from Toronto to India, and his parents decide – purely by coincidence – to go at the same time. Unbeknownst to Ravi, their plan is to find him a suitable bride through an arranged marriage. Ravi is not ready, at least not yet, but his mom Asha fears that time is running out! Family meetings, betrayals, binders full of girls, and clash after cultural clash are revealed as Ravi and Asha tell their sides of this true story, each hoping to get you on their side.

Main Stage Pricing

Plus HST

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Ben-Hur | Festival Antigonish Summer Theatre

2 years 2 months ago

The film features 200 camels, 2,500 horses and over 10,000 extras. This hilarious adaption of the vengeful saga includes the same grandiose scenes and heroic characters, but only four determined actors ready to take on the might of the Roman empire. They navigate through palaces, galley ships, and the Coliseum, while an onstage romance threatens to topple everything. Ben Hur is a gigantic task for these brave actors, and they promise to do their very, very best. 

Main Stage Pricing

Plus HST

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Auditions for Sunshine on Leith

2 years 10 months ago

EVERYONE WELCOME TO AUDITION! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

Prepare one song that shows off your vocal range, and prepare a short (1 - 2 minute) monologue of your choice. (Possible monologues are available at the Bauer Theatre, outside Room 202, but you can also do one of your own choosing). Song to be performed acapella or with recorded accompaniment. A small blue tooth speaker will be provided, or bring your own equipment.

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Auditions for Sunshine on Leith

2 years 10 months ago

EVERYONE WELCOME TO AUDITION! NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!

Prepare one song that shows off your vocal range, and prepare a short (1 - 2 minute) monologue of your choice. (Possible monologues are available at the Bauer Theatre, outside Room 202, but you can also do one of your own choosing). Song to be performed acapella or with recorded accompaniment. A small blue tooth speaker will be provided, or bring your own equipment.

 

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The One Act Play Festival

2 years 10 months ago

Variety entertainment by aspiring artists and theatre groups.  Different performances each night.

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