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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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A Night of Canadian Country

A Night of Canadian Country is a one-night-only music festival headlined by Brett Kissel and features performances by Eric Ethridge and Emily Reid. Sponsored by local station Country 89, this festival sees the return of last year’s Bands-Bites-Brews theme, promising a fun-filled mix of line dancing, bull riding, beer tents, and southern-style carnival eats.

Tickets for A Night of Canadian Country are on sale now and start at $40 (plus taxes and fees). Purchase them online at tickets.com, the Box Office at 6815 Stanley Avenue in Niagara Falls, or by phone at 905-357-6222.

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Victorian Christmas

A special holiday treat awaits you and your family! Take a step back in time to the year 1900 to visit a Victorian homestead during the Christmas season. Spruce Lane Farm at Bronte Creek Provincial Park will be trimmed and decorated in all its seasonal splendor.

Dates – Dec 27, 28, 29 and 30 2019 and Jan 3, 4, 5, 2020.

Once the hustle and bustle of preparing for Christmas Day is behind you, your family can enjoy the holiday season.  Our revised programming aims to delight even the most persistent of holiday humbugs.

Open Daily 10:00 – 4:00 (weather permitting).

Event support by Friends of Bronte Creek

Your Victorian Christmas experience will  include traditional Christmas games and activities, designed for all different age groups from toddlers to adults. Make hands-on crafts with daily special feature crafts where you will get to see and use historic tools and skills to create your own take home souvenirs.

Enjoy touring the elegantly decorated Spruce Lane Farmhouse and experience seasonal stories and songs in the parlor, learning about the holiday traditions of the Victorian era!

No Reservations required.  Large groups please call ahead.

Access to most of the Christmas attractions are included in daily vehicle permit or Ontario Park seasonal pass, unless otherwise stated.

Hiking trails, cross-country ski trails, tobogganing, Children’s Farm and Playbarn.

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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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Impressions of Glen Williams’ Canada Day 2019 by Chris Miller

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PhotoArt of Halton Hills 2019 Contest Winners

PhotoArt of Halton Hills has announced the winners of this year’s competition, the 40th year it’s been held. Children as well as adults were encouraged to submit photos in their categories. More than 200 selected photos were displayed at the Halton Hills Cultural Centre until the end of March.Here are the first-place winning photos. All
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Best of AutoShow

Our blogger, salesman and dedicated auto enthusiast Chris Miller shares his notes on the 2019 Canadian International AutoShow. Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) vehicles of the year had six competing, three SUVs and three cars, of which half were Korean. That says a lot for the south Asian country’s auto development. The winners were
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The Weird & Wonderful at the AutoShow

The 2019 Canadian International AutoShow opened on Feb. 15 and will run until Feb. 24 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. More info is at autoshow.ca. Here are some impressions from the show, by Mike Davis. The Jaguar I-Pace won the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) Utility Vehicle of the year award. It is
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Robert Bateman Returns to The Gallery Upstairs

This photo of Hedi Nowak, owner of The Gallery Upstairs, and world-famous artist Robert Bateman, was taken by Mike Davis on Bateman’s last visit to the gallery at 3 Mill St. in Milton. This Friday, Oct. 26, between 4 pm and 9 pm, you can meet Bateman at the gallery as he returns to meet
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