CENTRE WELLINGTON – On March 27, as a part of World Theatre Day festivities, the Fergus Grand Theatre unveiled the artists and reveals that will likely be a part of its 2023-2024 presenting season, entitled Previous Pals, New Adventures.
“Selection really is the spice of life,” says theatre coordinator Eric Goudie.
“We’ve got an important combine this season, and I hope folks will take this chance to come back out and soak up quite a lot of reveals that they’ve by no means tried earlier than.”
The season kicks off with A Area Information to Rural Residing, that includes Canadian people icon Ian Bell and playwright Dan Needles, writer of the wildly profitable Wingfield Farm performs.
Bell and Needles’ final present on the Grand bought out rapidly, and their new present, which options extra tales and songs concerning the joys and absurdities of rural life, is certain to take action too.
Different mainstage collection reveals embrace Rory Gardiner, a CCMA-nominated musician, comic, motivational speaker and TikTok famous person, fiddle sensations Shane Prepare dinner and the Woodchippers, and the Pink Grime Skinners, again by in style demand.
The collection rounds out with Dance For All, a night of dance from Canada’s Ballet Jorgen, that includes picks of works from traditional ballets, and ground-breaking new work from modern Canadian choreographers.
Additionally launching subsequent season is a long-awaited household collection, beginning with Shaun Boothe’s inspirational present, Stay Your Legacy.
Shaun Boothe is an award-winning hip-hop artist, TEDx speaker and creator of The Unauthorized Biography Sequence, a critically acclaimed musical mission that celebrates the world’s best cultural icons via biographical rap songs, repackaging historical past via Hip-Hop.
Stay Your Legacy options the tales of Terry Fox, Malala Yousafzai, and Serena Williams.
Single tickets for all reveals at the moment are on sale, however season subscriptions are additionally accessible, and they’re a good way for patrons to see all 5 mainstage reveals at a lower cost and luxuriate in each their “outdated buddies” whereas attempting some “new adventures” within the yr forward.
Tickets can be found within the field workplace, by telephone at 519-787-1981, or on-line at www.fergusgrandtheatre.ca.