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Drury Lane’s: The Last Resort

The Last Resort – May 2020
This musical comedy and murder mystery finds Nick, a restaurant owner on the run from the mob, hiding out in a rural Saskatchewan resort. He is accompanied by federal agent, Angela who is to ensure his safety. Upon arrival a threatening note is handed to Nick and it appears as though his whereabouts have been discovered. A ridiculous array of characters tries to deal with the fact there is a hit man among them!

Director – Aramenta Sobchak
Music Director – Trevor Price

Co-Producers: Katharine Mines-Costa and Katherine Kormos

Evenings 8:00 p.m.
May 8, 9, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, 30

Matinees 2:00 p.m.
May 17, 24, 31

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Drury Lane’s 40th Old Tyme Music Hall

40th Olde Tyme Music Hall – Feb-Mar 2020

Join our Marvelous Misters, Medolious Misses, and our distinguished Mr. Chairman as they present an amazing show that is bound to astound! Take a trip down memory lane with the most entertaining, comedic and touching moments of “Olde Tyme Music Hall” featuring some surprise guest artistes reprising some favourite numbers that span 4 decades. Booing and cheering are positively encouraged!

Directors/Choreographers – Caroline Clarke and Shelley Rennick
Music Director – Donna Dunn-Albert

Evenings 8:00 p.m.
February 7, 8, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, 29
March 5, 6, 7

Matinees 2:00 p.m.
Februrary 16, 23
March 1, 8

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Drury Lane’s Snow White

Snow White & The Seven Dwarfs – Dec 2019

Beautiful but evil Queen Maligna has usurped the throne of Sylvania on her husband’s death. Told by the Magic Mirror that her stepdaughter, Princess Millie (known to her friends as Snow White), is more beautiful. Maligna is consumed with jealousy and determines to kill her. But Snow White has many old friends and finds seven new ones who live in a little cottage deep in the forest. With their help and the dashing bravery of Prince Michael, Snow White is saved and Maligna, revealed as a wicked witch, dies.

Evenings – 8:00 p.m.
December 13, 20

Matinees – 2:00 p.m.
December 14, 15, 21, 22

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Art in Action Studio Tour

November 2 – 3, 2019
In its 17th year, The Art in Action Burlington Studio Tour is a free annual tour which allows visitors to step into homes and studios, watch demonstrations and purchase original works of art. This year features 28 artists across nine studios, including painters, photographers, printmakers, jewelry artists, glass artists, fibre artists and sculptors.
At 654 Spring Gardens, you will find Tamara Kwapick and Cathy Disbrow in Studio 1 and in Studio 2 Teresa M Seaton, Monica Bell, Frans Rood and Dianne Taylor.
At 1247 Lemonville, George Wilkinson, Don Graves and Margaret Scobie will be demonstrating their work.
In the Studio at 1281 Richmond, you will discover the work of Helen Griffiths, David Borsellino and Janet Jardine.
711 Ross St will be the site of photography by Glen Jones, Fred Oliver and Timothy Story.
Travel to 354 Pomona Ave to find the art of Justine Giuliani, Kathy Fenton and Teresa Thompson.
Your stop at 524 Wicklow will reveal the work of Cheryl Miles Golding, Marilyn Walsh and Tammy Warren.
At 531 Limerick Anne More, Alison Sawatzky and Joe Speck will be displaying their work.
Ian Cowling and the 2019 Art in Action Scholarship Winner Anna Golding will be sharing their work with you at 1295 Knights Bridge Court.

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Drury Lane’s Legally Blonde

Elle Woods appears to have it all. Her life is turned upside down when her boyfriend Warner dumps her so he can attend Harvard Law. Determined to get him back, Elle ingeniously charms her way into the prestigious law school. While there, she struggles with peers, professors and her ex. With the support of some new friends, though, Elle quickly realizes her potential and sets out to prove herself to the world.

Legally Blonde is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www.MTIShows.com

Director/Choreographer – Michael MacLennan*
Musical Director – Anne Barnshaw
Producer – Joanne Warren

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Grimsby Historical Society Presents “Hamilton Proud 150” – 150 year history of the Hamilton Tiger-Cats

Join us as Larry Robertson, team historian for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats organization shares details of his research including uncovering the location of the meeting to found the Hamilton Foot Ball Club, the formation of the Tiger-Cats and learning about the people who have kept this team alive and progressing.

We may be lucky enough to have some alumni and current players come by for a visit too!

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Rick Grant’s May Photos from RBG

In the Summer 2019 issue we were happy to publish some of Rick Grant’s wildlife photography, on page 54. Here is a selection of more of Rick’s photos, from his visits to Royal Botanical Gardens in Burlington, this May. First, we have some amazing photos of birds. Can you identify them? Use the comments for
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Tyandaga in Burlington Opposes Meridian Brick

This is material provided by the Burlington group Tyandaga Environmental Coalition. Meridian Brick (formerly Forterra Brick) plans to clear-cut approximately 34 acres of prime forest within the Greenbelt Plan Area to expand its commercial shale quarrying operations (the east cell).  The proposed quarry would operate  adjacent to the residential Tyandaga neighbourhood in Burlington, Ontario. Meridian
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Taste Burlington’s Restaurants to March 11

Here’s some delicious news from Tourism Burlington!    Burlington restaurateurs are proud to announce “A Taste of Burlington” will be running again this winter from February 20 – March 11, 2012. Burlington is quickly becoming known as a dining destination with the variety and unique offerings of larger metropolitan cities combined with the accessibility and service
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