Enjoy the Victoria Day weekend!
There are lots of options this holiday weekend!
In theatre news:
They Came From Away, on tour from Montreal, Sunday at the Park
Place Theatre (Shakespeare by the Sea's home base in Point Pleasant),
is the story of Gander NL on 9/11. Sunday, $15, 8pm
The Liverpool International Theatre
Festival is midway through its run, featuring this weekend:
Friday, May 16th - 7:00 pm THE GIN GAME (ACT 2)
from BROKEN ARROW COMMUNITY PLAYHOUSE (USA)
A pair of nursing home residents strike up a conversation over cards
in this two-hander.
Saturday, May 17th - 7:00 pm
THE LAST RESORT, from MUTINY GROUP FOR ARTS (Egypt)
Explores themes of illegal immigration, the search for a better life, the
twisted paths forged by your dreams.
Sunday, May 18th - 7:00 pm
THE PAINTED SKIN from SANMENXIA YU OPERA THEATRE (China)
Based on a 17th-century Qing Dynasty tale, this opera tells the story
of a scholar ensnared by a temptress.
Best Fiends w/Shadow Folk, Sunny Beaches, Freemansons, Scott Nicks at Gus
Head Of The Herd w/The Balconies, The Damn Truth at Michael's
Plants and Animals w/the North Lakes at the Seahorse
The Archers CD Release Tour w/Lindsay Duncan, Ragged Mane at the Company House
Maritime Tattoo Festival After Party w/Iron Giant, Broken Ohms, Big
Game Hunt at the Forum
TWO4 FEST: w/Rich Aucoin, Dub Kartel, Neon Dreams and more
The Strumbellas w/The Will Be Gones at the Seahorse
The Strumbellas, "Sailing"