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TICKETS: 902 678 8040

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Babe, The Sheep Pig

A family show by David Wood, based on the book by Dick King Smith

September 20m, 21m, 27m, 28m, October 4m, 5m

Showtime 2pm; All performances in the upstairs performance centre

Tickets $5 (Call 678-8040)

Babe, the Sheep Pig is the tale of high adventure in the farmyard that became the hit movie Babe. It is a captivating play for children young and old. A leading writer of children's plays brings the heartwarming story of the piglet who rises to fame at the Grand Challenge Sheep Dog Trials to the stage.

Cast in order of appearance: Angus Bauer, Chloe Glenn, Katie Rutt, Carmen Peng, Charlotte Peng, Colette Peng, Jacob Butler, Liam Glenn, Thomas Duke, Charlotte Crouch, Daniel Duke, Kaela Biro, Maisie Gilbert, Friesen Gilbert, Sophie van Exel, Keira Melanson, and Hannah Mitchell. Directed by Davina Melanson.

The Lighthouse

A drama by Nova Scotian Playwright Allen Hume

Oct 24, 25, 26m, Nov 1m, 1, 2m

Showtime 8pm; 2pm matinee on October 26, November 1 and 2

Tickets $15/$12 (Call 678-8040)

The essence of the play focuses on living
in a lighthouse which is the beacon in the life of the family who live there
and the surrounding community. Several family members are engaged in
fighting the war while the rest are trying to resurrect an industry for the
community for those who return. The lighthouse keeper is also the mayor of
the community. The family is close and enjoys family moments while enduring
the heartaches that the war can bring.

Farndale Avenue...Christmas Carol

A festive comedy by David McGillivray and Walter Zerlin Jr.

November 14, 15, 21, 22, 23m, 28, 29, Dec 5, 6, 7m, 12, 13, 19, 20

Showtime 8pm; 2pm matinee on November 23 and December 7

Tickets $15/$12 (Call 678-8040)

In a festive mood, the ladies of the Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen's Guild Dramatic Society mount another assault on the classics with their stage version of A Christmas Carol. They enthusiastically portray a dizzy array of characters from the Dickensian favorite (and a few which aren't), engineer some novel audience participation while bravely contending with an intrusive PA system and a real Farndale first rap their vocal cords and feet around two original, show stopping songs.

Auditions

Auditions for Farndale Avenue...Christmas Carol

September 7th at 7 PM

The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society’s Production of  A Christmas Carol
“Hilarious moments of delightful inventive silliness..” The Guardian

This play will allow the actors to bring multi-personalities to the stage! Poor Charles Dickens........hmmmm, no, he would enjoy it as well.

Auditions will take place in the Main Stage area on September 7th at 7 PM. Come prepared to sing or act out a Christmas carol that will showcase your personality. These are zany characters that will be a blast to play.
If you are interested and cannot make this time, please contact the director, Candy O’Brien, at ecoastobs@yahoo.com.

Mrs. Reece: elegant, bossy, enterprising; any age
Thelma: quick-tempered prima donna; any age
Gordon: long-suffering stage manager, frozen-faced and monotonous when acting; any age
Felicity: nervous, well-meaning but incompetent actress; late 20’s
Mercedes: phlegmatic yet dogged; not young

Auditions: Sex Please - We're Sixty!

Sept 15th and Sept 16 from 7 to 8 pm

Auditions are being called for the play, Sex Please We're Sixty. It is being directed by Wayne and Linda Marriott and runs from Jan 9th until Feb 14th, 2015. The play is about a woman that runs a B&B and has a neighbour, named "Bud the Stud", who woos her female guests. The lady is courted by another gentleman who has developed a Little Blue Pill. The women decide to turn the tables, and that is when the fun begins.

Needed are 2 to 4 Women in their 50's or 60's

Auditions will be held on the main stage at CentreStage on Sept 15th and Sept 16 from 7 to 8 pm.

Remembrance Show Auditions

Audition Thursday, September 18 at 7:00 pm.

AUDITION NOTICE: Do you sing? Can you dance (or pick up some simple choreography)? Join us at CentreStage, Upper Performance Centre, and audition for the Remembrance Show (performances November 7 and 8). Have an idea we could incorporate into the show? Also performing scenes from Waiting for the Parade, so actors welcome, too! If you are unable to come to THE AUDITION, please contact Beth Irvine at feirvine@gmail.com for another time or more information.

Special Events

No Safe Harbour

Marion Abbott and East Coast Carolling of Halifax are pleased to bring their adaption of the book, No Safe Harbour, to CentreStage, September 5 and 6. It is based on the book by Julie Lawson. The play depicts the physical and emotional devastation of the Halifax Explosion, through the eyes of a 12 year-old girl. Three young and versatile actors from Halifax will be on stage. East Coast Carolling will be providing the music.

It will be presented in the Upper Performance Centre beginning at 7:30 PM. CentreStage is pleased to announce that new chairs have been acquired for this area! All tickets are $12.00.

Please note: CentreStage gift certificates/season passes are not valid for this show.

Call 678-8040 for reservations