2013- a Successful Year for
the Garage Door Players
First, Norm Foster's "Sadie Flynn Comes to Big Oak"
played the Stubley Auditorium in Orillia (top photo)
then, we took Sadie Flynn to the Gravenhurst Opera House
with some new cast members (bottom photo)
|L-R: Phyllis, Bev Jim, Rob and Patti|
|L-R: Andrea, Rob, Janet-Lynne, Jim and Pru|
It will be another Happy Holiday 2012!
Hank presents his 3rd Smash Christmas Show called:
Hank's HOliday sHOwcase & Variety Show
December 7th and 8th at the Studio Theatre at
The Orillia Opera House.
This year Hank welcomes The Singing Nuns, Father McFlannery, Mrs. Steeper, The Mother Reverend and Lady Harriet Howdoyoudo. Mrs. Millicent Hardgrove is the Musical Director.
There'll be plenty of Holiday tunes and a Santa Sack full of laughs!
The show is written and directed by Rob Reid and features Sue Dosso, Lottie, Jim Dwyer, Andrea Lee Burnet, Lynda Lewis, Jeff Holec, Jo Anne Debreczeni and some very special guest stars.
Shimera Dione handles makeup duties. Louise Vincent assists. Jo Anne Debreczeni- Costumes and Set Design. Tom Ruechel is the Stage Manager. The show was produced by Mary Lou Kempton.
This year beside various musical acts Hank's HOliday sHOwcase presents Scrooge: A Christmas Carol and the Nightly News hosted by Lloyd Newsman.
Tickets on sale October 15th at the Opera House Box Office online www.orilliaoperahouse.ca or 705.326.8011
HOliday sHOwcase Snaps December 2102
|Hank and Father McFlannery (Jim Dwyer)|
|Hank And Lady Harriett|
|Newsperson Sondra Sandwich & Mother Reverend|
|Scrooge and the Girls|
|Musical Director Millie & Hank|
|Mrs. Steeper & the Elf|
|Shimera- Hair & Makeup|
|Tom- our Stage Manager|
|Cast gets "captured" for Orillia Today|
Just a few...of US
In May of 2009 The Garage Door Players opened a new show at a new venue- Swanmore Hall at the Stephen Leacock National Historic Site, called Just a Few...of US. The show was filled with a series of songs and sketches and was performed by Bev Totten, Jim Foster, Debbie Drumm, Jim Dwyer, Sue Dosso and myself. Tom Ruechel and Liza McKinzey were Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager- Tom also handling lighting duties. Shiey Snell is the Garage Door Players' Music Director.
|Mash 6000 with Todd Cleland and Heather Vance|
|In drag for "Sisters"|
|Heather Me and Todd with Shirley at the Piano|