|Posted on 9 November, 2016 at 14:00||comments (1)|
Can-do Theatre children's program is within weeks away from our one night only performance of "When You Wish Upon A Star!". This musical tribute to Disney features 14 actors ages 4-12 performing some of our favorite moments from the Disney Library such as, Peter Pan, Snow White, Alladin, Beauty and the Beast, Little Mermaid, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty and more.
This year I made the choice to move our children's program to Chippewa Highschool so that our actors acan have the experience of peroming in a "Big" theatre! We also have happily out grown the size of the stage and audience at One Kids Place due to the growing numbers and success of the program!
So we do hope you will join us for a super cute night of theatre to mark the beginning of the holiday season! Monday December 5 2016 at Chippewa High School at 6:30 pm! Come celebrate our actors accomplishments and feel the magic of Can-do Theatre!
|Posted on 25 June, 2015 at 9:30||comments (0)|
This week, Aristic Director Michelle Jackett- Webster and One Kids Place were presented with a cheque from Widdifield Highschool and Telus for 1000.00. The funds were part of the Free the Children inniative by the students at Widdifield Highschool. These funds will be used to purchase a sound board and wireless microphones for our Children's program that runs out of One Kids Place! Free the Children is part of the ME to WE movement and the students at Widdifield also hosted an International dinner on May 14th in support of Can-do Theatre where they raised 3500.00 for our organization! These valuable funds will be used to increase support , enrollment and programming costs for our fall children's program! Thank you Widdifiled High School for supporting the arts and mixed abilities actors in our community!
|Posted on 25 June, 2015 at 9:25||comments (0)|
Congrats to the cast of "A New Day for Olympus!" On Tuesday June 9th, this original production opened its doors to 150 audience members that came out to support a cast of 15 mixed abilities actors from North Bay ans Sturgeon Falls. The response was incredible to this witty and original piece of original theatre that was convcieved by the cast under the mentorship of Michelle Jackett-Webster and Bryan Elsey. The entire cast was Aable to perform off script and delighted the audience with their keen sense of comic timing and passion for the stage! Check out our gallery page for pics from this incredible show!
|Posted on 23 April, 2015 at 18:30||comments (0)|
Our Teen Program has been very busy rehearsing the upcoming original Comedy, "A New Day for Olympus"! The piece was developed and concieved by the cast during the fall Drama Club with the help of mentor, Bryan Elsey and is now heading for production under the direction of Michelle Jackett- Webster. The storyline follows Zeus'(Martin Paquette) descision to leave Mount Olympus and retire to a less stressful environment. He leaves the job of electing his replacemnet to his long lost daughter, Lady Montezuma(Allia McLernon). A host of unlikely greek gods come forward to participate ina debate led by the Grim Reaper (Sean Pace), including Cheesius, god of Cheese (Richard Ming), Quzar, god of Dragons(Spencer Point), Nugget Newsius, god of paper routes( Matt Tigninelli), Lord Death (KO Oulette), Pyro, god of fire (Nick Fung), and Zankuzo, god of Samaraii(David Ming). Like any piece of Greek Theatre, The Greek Chorus is always there to lend a comment (Emily Aho, Alexis Desarmeau, Caden Cerisano, Carter Cerisano, Aidan Devine and Brock Welton)
"A New Day For Olympus" takes the stage on Tuesday June 9th at Chippewa Secondary at 7pm. Tickets are 5.00 for adults and 2.00 for children under 12. Tickets are available at the door or can be reserved in advance at [email protected].
|Posted on 28 March, 2015 at 9:20||comments (0)|
Can-do Theatre will have a booth set up at Hand's Autism Awareness event at West Ferris Arena from 12:00-2:00 pm. Our very own Max Webster will be dropping the puck at one of the North Stars games! Come out and support Autism Awareness, enjoy family time at the Family Skate and check out Can-do Theatre's Booth!