Hilarity abounds when the feisty females of Eden Falls, Georgia, decide to shake up their lives. The action in this rollicking Southern comedy takes place in SPA-DEE-DAH!, the abandoned church-turned-day-spa where this group of friends gathers every Friday afternoon. After the loss of a dear friend, the women realize time is precious, and if they're going to change their lives and achieve their dreams, they have to get on it now! Join Carlene, Nita, Mavis, Crystal, Sugar Lee, Bunny ,Bobby Dewayne, Porter in this side-splitting, joyful comedy that will make you laugh out loud and shout, “Hallelujah”!
The Hallelujah Girls is written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope, and Jamie Wooten. It is directed by George Henry and Peter Booth.
Cast (in order of appearance): Carole Ball, Heidi Price, Dawn Barkhouse, Trinda Ernst, Mindy Vinqvist-Tymchuk, Chantal Murphy, Kevin Pearle, Fred Decker.
The Hallelujah Girls plays on April 24,25, May 1,2,8,9,10m,15,16, 22,23,24m,29,20. Showtime: Evenings 8 PM; Matinee 2 PM on May 10 and 24
Doors open at: 7:15 and 1:15
Tickets $15/$12 (Call 678-8040 for reservations). CentreStage Theatre is located at 61 River Street, Kentville. For more information visit www.centrestagetheatre.ca
Come and Celebrate Spring at CentreStage With a “Cuppa”!
Come and enjoy the fun when a meeting of the Temperance Society goes “awry” (or rum-te-tum) in the musical Temperance in a Teacup by Hank Stinson and Mike Pendergast. The Temperance meetings will be held on April 17 and 18 in the Temperance Hall in Upper Performance Centre.
Tickets are $50. Call Lana Churchill, 902-542-2186, for more information or to reserve tickets for the Temperance meeting. Reservations can also be made at 902-678-8040.
Also Silent Auction, Lotto Tree and chances for a Golden Ticket!
Cast: Bob Cook, Mike Jorgensen, Carla MacKenzie, Bob Melanson, Davina Melanson, Valerie Rafuse, Heather Rushton, Bryen Stoddard
Come and join us for a 4-course roast beef dinner! Beer and wine will be available! Shhhhh, don’t tell the ladies!
CentreStage regulars Chérie Zinck, Diana Bishop, Peter Booth, Emily Lutz, and John Smith, will be at the Cannes Film Festival next month (at least, on screen). They star in Rick Saulnier's 14 min film, "Laura and Ben" — one of 39 films chosen from over 350 submissions.
Also congratulations to Geoff Ball on being featured in Scarlines which made its American debut in Las Vegas!
Director: Alan Tupper
Producer: Junie Hutchinson
Synopsis: Set in the 1960s, this comedy/thriller portrays three somewhat eccentric but determined women who have been cast off by society but aren't quite ready to be put out to pasture. They escape their old-age home and settle in the small waterfront village of Trotley, England where they conceal a dark and horrifying secret about their charming little cottage that, if revealed, will upset all of their plans to grow old... ungracefully.
Roles Available (all require British accents):
Mrs. Freda Grey (65+), the leader, shrewd widow who longs for love and a home (lead role).
Mrs. Joy Philpotts (65+), the poet, flighty, dreams of becoming a published author (lead role).
Mrs. Edie Boggs (65+), the Cockney pickpocket who has been serving her sentence in the old-age home (lead role).
Mr. Paul Vanderbloom/Police Constable (50+), doubling role as wealthy cottage owner in bad health and Policeman (supporting roles).
Dr. John Hunter (65+), charming country doctor looking for love (supporting role).
Jackie Jackson (20+), Paul’s niece on the run, looking for a home (supporting role).
Joe Pollop (40+), local handyman (supporting role).
Audition Dates: Saturday, April 11, 3 – 5pm and Monday, April 13, 7 – 9pm on Main Stage of Centrestage Theatre, 61 River Road, Kentville.
Performances will be July 31, August 1, 7, 8, 9m, 14, 15, 21, 22, 23m, 28, 29, September 4, 5. more information
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Fantastic Mr. Fox - Adapted by David Wood based on the book by Roald Dahl June 6m, 7m, 13m, 14m, 20m, 21m
Family Show; All seats $7
Leading Ladies A farce by Ken Ludwig
June 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, 28m, July 3, 4, 10, 11, 12m, 17, 18