Bob’s Your Elf opens this week

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The Northumberland Players’ annual Christmas show opens on Friday, December 1 at 7:30 pm. Friday and Sunday performances are sold out but tickets are available for Saturday evening, December 2, and the following weekends. Hear director, Carlotta Rutledge, and “Santa’, Grant Coward:

Waiting for the Parade – Best Costumes at Theatre Ontario Festival

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At the Theatre Ontario Festival in Ottawa May 17-21, 2017, the production of Waiting for the Parade was given Adjudicator’s Awards for Best Costumes and Best Ensemble plus nominations for Outstanding Performance in a Leading Role (Anne-Marie Bouthillette as Marta) and Outstanding Performance in a Supporting Role (Carol Beauchamp as Margaret). Grace Price and Dawn Watters, responsible for Best Costumes, …

Shakespeare’s 400th Anniversary Marked by Twelfth Night

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In 2016 the world is commemorating 400 years since the death of William Shakespeare and celebrating the legacy of arguably the greatest playwright in the English language.. April 23, 2016, marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death at age 52. In this special year, performances will take place all around the world by major theatre companies and by small …

Auditions for 1940s Radio Christmas Carol

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A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol Book by Walton Jones Music composed and arranged by David Wohl Lyrics by Faye Greenberg Produced by Nancy Little | Directed by Christine Sharp Auditions will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7 (Blair Room) and Thursday, September 8 (3rd Floor) in the Fire Hall Theatre, 213 Second Street, Cobourg, (just behind Victoria …

Auditions for Twelfth Night

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Auditions for Twelfth Night, by William Shakespeare, will be held on Thursday, June 2, at 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.; Sunday, June 5, at 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.; and callbacks on Thursday, June 9, at 6:00 p.m – 8:00 p.m. Auditions will be at the Firehall Theatre in Cobourg. Twelfth Night will be performed for two weeks at the Firehall …

Auditions for Proof

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Auditions for Proof, by David Auburn, will be held on Wednesday, May 25, at 7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, May 28, at 1:00 p.m. at the Firehall Theatre in Cobourg. A story about family and their complex relationships, Proof is an examination of genius, gender, mental illness, and the family dynamic in today’s America. A modern classic, this Pulitzer Prize …

Northumberland Players Announces the 2016-17 Season

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The Northumberland Players and Artistic Director, Jack Boyagian, are pleased to announce the 2016-17 Season Line-up. This will be our 4oth Anniversary season! This year features a mix of comedic dinner theatres, classic plays at the Firehall, a renowned family musical at the Capitol, a Shakespearean comedy for secondary school students, a children’s show for school audiences and families, our …