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Elmira
Sunday, October 21, 2018

On Saturday, the theatre is the thing, not the play

You may have taken a seat during one of the many performances at the Drayton Festival Theatre, but this weekend you’ll have a chance...

Production puts the panto in Peter Pan

A theatre is not generally considered the place for rowdy behaviour, loud jeering and hollering, and a general lack of anything other than polite...

Drayton rolls out the 2019 season lineup that includes Rocky, Priscilla...

The current season still rolling along, Drayton Entertainment is already looking ahead to 2019, this week announcing next year’s playbill at its seven theatres. On...

Some classic tunes to help bolster that summertime vibe

Summer’s got a few weeks to go, but the pending Labour Day weekend signals a shift. For those not ready to let the season...

High school really is a battleground in Heathers: The Musical

A dark 1980s teen comedy that’s become something of a cult classic film, Heathers may seem an unlikely candidate for a stage musical, but...

It’s an affair to remember… for all the wrong reasons

A comedy of errors, most of them self-inflicted, ensues when a married politician’s assignation goes all wrong – or all right, in the audience’s...

Life lessons courtesy of the Peanuts gang

Though still in grade school, he has been there for the better part of seven decades, so Charlie Brown has come up with a...

A chance to go under the sea and stay perfectly dry

This area isn’t anywhere near the ocean, but theatregoers can go under the sea courtesy of Drayton Entertainment’s The Little Mermaid, now on stage...

Making more than rain out at the ranch

Set on a Depression-era ranch were a family struggles with a seemingly endless drought, The Rainmaker certainly has drama, but despite the circumstances there...

Real weapons call for real training for Elmira battle

Actors starring in the Robin in the Hood Medieval Festival have been training since February to perfect their stage combat ability. The educational and...