Guild brings Twelve Days ‘til Christmas to stage at Harriston City Corridor theatre

HARRISTON – The Gray Wellington Theatre Guild is bringing a heartwarming Christmas comedy, set to seasonal music, to the stage on the Harriston City Corridor Theatre.

Twelve Days ‘until Christmas follows the antics of an eccentric group of friends caught up in a hilarious battle to search out the Christmas Spirit whereas caught on the Pear Tree Lodge by means of the vacations.

Written by guild member Megan Raftis, the unique script is dropped at life by forged of 30 native actors from Harriston, Palmerston, Mount Forest, Listowel and surrounding areas.

GWTG veterans, together with Flora Burke, Caroline Wollis, Sean Riehl, and Dan Bieman, are a part of a forged that features each grownup and youth performers.

“It’s been actually nice to have skilled theatre members come out and share their information with loads of new individuals on this forged,” mentioned director Peggy Raftis.

Peggy mentioned the forged, which has been in rehearsal since early September, “is doing a wonderful job” in placing collectively a present that can enchantment to audiences of all ages.

“It’s a present the entire household can take pleasure in,” she notes.

“It’s an effective way to get within the vacation spirit. It’s loads of enjoyable,” provides Megan, who tailor-made the script to take full benefit of the guild’s big selection of performing and musical expertise.

Stay music for the quite a few Christmas favourites within the present has been put collectively below the musical route of Janice Hodgins of Mount Forest.

Twelve Days ‘til Christmas runs Nov. 17, 24 and 25 at 7:30pm and Nov. 18 at 8pm following the Harriston Santa Claus Parade. Matinees are set for Nov. 19 and 26 at 2pm. Tickets, $20, can be found from Harriston House {Hardware} and Walsh’s IDA in Mount Forest, or Eventbrite at Tickets are additionally obtainable on the door, or reserve by calling 519-338-2778 or emailing [email protected].

The Harriston City Corridor Theatre, positioned at 68 Elora Avenue South, is a fully-accessible facility.