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Volume 12 - Issue 10 - July/August 2007

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- Miss Saigon. Drayton

- Miss Saigon. Drayton EntertainmentHuron Country Playhouse. Musical by AlainBoublil & Claude·Michel Schonberg, music byClaude-Michel Schonberg, lyrics by Richard Malt·by, Jr. & Alain Boublil, directed & choreographedby David Connolly, starring Stephen Patterson.Jul 18·22, 24·28, 31, Aug 1-4: shows at 2:00 &8:00. RR 1, B Line, Grand Bend. 519·238·6000, 888-449-4463. ; (prev); (18&under).- My One and Only. Stratford Festival.30's·era comedy about daredevil pilot wooingbathing beauty; music & lyrics by George Gersh·win & Ira Gershwin; book by Peter Stone & Tim·othy S. Mayer. Cynthia Dale, Laird Mackintosh,David W. Keeley, Dayna Tekatch, performers;Berthold Carriere, musical director; Michael Lich·tefeld, director/choreographer. Jul 3-Dct 28: callfor dates & times. Avon Theatre, 99 Downie St.,Stratford. 800·567· 1600. Call for ticket prices.- Oklahoma! Stratford Festival. Music byRichard Rodgers, book & lyrics by Oscar Ham·merstein 11, based on the ~ay Green Grow theLilacs by Lynn Riggs, original dances by Agnes deMille. Kyle Blair, Dan Chameroy, David W. Kee·ley, Nora Mclellan, Blythe Wilson, performers;Berthold Carriere, musical director, Donna Feore,director/choreographer. Jul 1·Nov4: call for dates& times. Festival Theatre, 55 Queen St., Stratford.800·567-1600. Call for ticket prices.- Oklahoma. Port Hope Festival Theatre.By Richard Rodgers & Oscar Hammerstein II.Aug 2·26: shows at 2:00 & 8:00, call for dates& times. Capitol Arts Centre, 20 Queen St.,Port Hope. 905·885· 1071, 800-434·5092.; (mat); .50(sr mat).- Opera in the Countryside: The Gondoliers.Westben Concerts at The Barn. Gilbert& Sullivan's operetta, fully staged with pianoaccompaniment. UBC Opera Ensemble, NancyHermiston, director. Jul 4-8: 2:00; Jul 811 :OOam: Pre-Concert Chat with Nancy Her·miston. 6698 County Road 30, 3 km NW Campbellford.705·653-5508, 877-883·5777.,; (sr); (st).- Peking Opera Star Performance. BataShoe Museum. Chinese 'Nan Dan' operatictradition (male actor performs woman's role)lecture & performance; exhibit of Peking Operashoes. Master Bi Gu Yun, dancer. Jul 24: 3:00.327 Bloor St. West. 416·979· 7799 x242. Freewith museum admission: $12; $10(sr); (st).- Pinocchio. Solar Stage Children's Theatre.Musical, adapted by William Martyn; forages 3-10. Jul 17 ·Aug 3: various dates & times,call for details. Concourse Level, 100 Upper Mad·ison Ave. 416-368-8031. .- Rinaldo. Summer Opera Lyric Theatre. ByHandel, in Italian. Raisa Nakhrnanovich, music director.Jul 28, 31: 8:00; Aug 4, 5: 2:00. Robert GillTheatre, UofT, 214 College St 416-978-7986. .- Rossini's The Barber of Seville. TorontoSummer Music Academy and Festival.Italian with English surtitles. National AcademyOrchestra; Michael Patrick Albano, stage direc·tor; Agnes Grossman, musical director. Jul 16·18: 7:30(6:15: Pre·Opera Talk with lain Scott,R330 EJB, free); Jul 19: 2:00. MacMillan Thea·tre, Edward Johnson Bldg., Uo!T, 80 Queen'sPark. 888·222·6608. ; (sr/st).- Schoolhouse. 4•h Line Theatre. Dramawith musical component, by Leanna Brodie; a newteacher in a 1938 rural schoolhouse. Justin His·cox, musical director; Kim Blackwell, director. Jul3·28 (T ue·Sat), Jul 23 (Mon): 6:00. The WinslowFarm, 779 Zion Line, 5 minute S. of Millbrook.705·932-4445, 800-814-0055. ; (65+/st); (5-16); (previews Jul 3-4).- Seussical. No Strings Theatre Produc·tions. Music by Stephen Flaherty, lyrics by LynnAhrens, book by Lynn Ahrens & Stephen Flaherty,co·conceived by Eric Idle. Denise Williams, artisticdirector. Jul 25·26: 7:30. Al Green Theatre atthe MNjcc, 750 Spadina Ave.416-910·5845.; (adv); (youth); (adv youth).- Summer Comic Opera Fest, A. T ryp­Tych. Three contB1lJorary American one-act operas,fully staged w/ ~arm accompariment; Moore: Gallantry;Kuplerman: In a Gartlen; Argento: The Boor. Ed·ward Franko, stage director, Brett Kingsbury,Erica Crino, musical directors. Jul 27, 29-31 :8:00. West Hall, Trinity Presbyterian Church,2737 Bayview Ave. 416-763-5066x1. .- Summer of love. Red Barn Theatre/C2Entertainment. By Colin Stewart and ChrisMcHarge; concert salute to the music of the60's. Jul 5-21: Tue-Sat, shows at 2:00 & 8:00.991 Lake Dr. East, Jackson's Point. 905·722·3249, 888-733-2276. ; (65+ /stl 3 +Imat); (preview/T ue); (12 & under).- TheBalladofStompin'Tom. Blyth Festival.Written by Dave Scott, with songs byStompin' Tom Connors. Eric Coates, director. Sep5- 15: T ue·Sun, shows at 2:00 & 8:00. BlythCentre for the Arts, 423 Queen St., Blyth. 519·523-9300, 877-862·5984. ; .50(sr);$ l 2.50(youth).- The ladies of Broadway: A Salute tothe leading Woman. Drayton Entertain-ment: Drayton Festival Theatre. Music di·rection & arrangements by Mark Camilleri; musicaltour through the history of Broadway leadingladies-Ethel Merman, Fanny Brice, Carol Chan·ning, Mary Martin, Julie Andrews. Starring Barbara,Sandra & Ann Mantini. Jul 10-14, 17·21:shows at 2:00 & 8:00. 33 Wellington St. South,Drayton. 519-638-5555, 888·449·4463. ;(prev); (18 & under).- The last Resort. Drayton Entertain·ment: Huron Country Playhouse. Music &lyrics by Leslie Arden, book by Norm Foster, starringRobert Latimer; music, mirth, mayhem &murder at a remote lodge in rural Saskatchewan.Jul 3-7, 10-14: shows at 2:00 & 8:00. RR 1, BLine, Grand Bend. 519-238-6000, 888-449·4463. ; (18 & under).- The Medium. Summer Opera Lyric The·atre. By Menotti, in English. Nathalie Doucet­Lalkens, music director. Jul 27, Aug 1, 4: 8:00;Jul 29: 2:00. Robert Gill Theatre, Uo!T, 214College St. 416·978-7986. .- Tristan. Shaw Festival. Musical adaptationfrom Thomas Mann's short story set at a spain the Alps; book, music & lyrics by Jay Turveyand Paul Sportelli. Glynis Ranney, Jell Madden,Donna Belleville & others, performers; PaulSportelli, music director; Eda Holmes, director.Jul 12·0ct 6: call for days & times. Court HouseTheatre, 26 Queen Street, Niagara-on-the­Lake. 800-511-7429. Call for ticket prices.• iY,fil£,J:~Jotr~WORKSHOP PRODUCTIONS OF'Rinaldoby George Frideric Handel (in Italian}Raisa Nakhmanovich, Music DirectorJuly 28 a 31 at spm, August 4 a 5 at 2pmCbemediumby Gian Carlo Menotti (in English)Nathalie Doucet-Lalkens, Music DirectorJuly 27, August 1 a 4 at 8pm, July 29 at 2pmCosi fan tutteby Wolfgang Amdeus Mozart (in English}Jose l--lemandez, Music DirectorJuly 26 a August 3 at spm,July 28 a August 1 at 2pmROBERT GILL THEATREUNIVERSITY OF TORONTO, 214 COLLEGE ST. at ST. GEORGEBox Office: 416-978-7986Series Offer - Call 416-922-2912 by July 634 WWW.TH EWHOLENOTE.COM

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I .Harbourfront Centre/RSC World Routes Summer Festivals 2007 • • • • • • • • • • •Markham Jazz Festival I I I I ' I I I I I I I I i I I II 1· • 1· 1· 1 I ISavannah Festival of RhythmsI 1· 1· 1· I II I I •Southern Ontario Chamber Music Institute• • • •TD Canada Trust Toronto Downtown Jazz Festival • I• I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I IToronto Buskerfest. 1. 1. 1. 1Toronto Fnnge FestivalI I l• l• l• • l••l• l• l•l• l• f• l I I I I I I I I I IToronto Summer Music Academy and Festival• • • • • I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I I Ii •I• e e • • • • • • •••••I•iBeyond the GTA·1r r rTT1-1 Tr m 111 111 1 1 I IlI I• II I I• e le I I• I. 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They are listed alphabetically in this Summer Festival section; details will follow in our September dally l1st1ngs.Back to Ad Index

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