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November 8-23, 2019

The Unexpected Guest

by Agatha Christie

Lost in the fog, a stranger seeks refuge in a nearby house, only to find himself stumbling on to the scene of a murder.

Thursday, Friday, Saturday (evening shows ) – 8 pm

Sunday (matinee) – 2 pm

Call for Director, Producer, and cast coming soon !

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 2018/19 Performance Season

Successfully Completed!

“Caught in the Net” by Ray Cooney

February 22,23, 24 & 28, March 1,2,3,7,8,9,/2019

Director:  Andrew Finnigan
Co-Producers:  Sue Troyan & Scott Millar

Comedy, sequel to the popular “Run For Your Wife”.  The complicated life of two-timing taxi driver, John Smith who keeps two separate families.  When his teenage children, one from each family, meet in an internet chat room, they are anxious to meet in person.  Fanciful and brilliant!

 

CITN poster

The View- Review, Sara Cymbalisty, Feb 22/2019- “good crowd pleaser & escape in this wretched winter”.

Flamborough Review-Feb 21,2019, Julia Lovett- Get “Caught In The Net” with Waterdown Village Theatre

CITN- Flamborough Review Feb 21-2019

Andrew Finnigan, Director’s Notes- Caught In The Net program

“In the Oxford dictionary the definition of a FARCE is: “A comic dramatic work using buffoonery and horseplay and typically including crude characterization and ludicrously improbable situations”. It does not mean to offend or pick on any individuals . It just wants to entertain, and hopefully we can see ourselves in these characters. Thanks to cast, co-producers, and the “other 80 community volunteers” involved in this show as we support  ” live theatre to the heart of Waterdown”.

The Hamilton Spectator- March 2, 2019 Gary Smith- “Hardworking Waterdown Cast….”

https://www.thespec.com/whatson-story/9201598-caught-in-the-net-a-hardworking-waterdown-cast-and-outdated-play

Cast:

Vicki Smith- Kiveli Madentzidis

Gavin Smith- Isaiah Cook

Mary Smith- Angela Rea

Barbara Smith- Jayne Reid

John Smith- Bob Carle

Stanley Gardiner- Steve Ness

Dad- Robb Marsh

“Caught In The Net” is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd.

Cast & production crew January 2019. VT Volunteers at their best!

Successfully Completed!

“Sylvia” by A.R. Gurney

November 2, 3, 4, & 8, 9, 10, 11, & 15, 16, 17, 2018

Director:  Matt Willson
Co-Producers:  Sandra Strauss & Adrienne Roman

A poignant, romantic comedy!  Rival for affection between husband, wife and a dog named “Sylvia”.

Cast: Kate- Deb Dagenais, Greg- Jason Swenor, Sylvia-Alex Chappell, Tom/Phyllis/Leslie- Key Paul Straughan.

Memorial Hall, 317 Dundas Street, Waterdown, ON
Elevator access available.

 

The View- Gregory Cruikshank – opening night review, published, Nov 8,2018.

“Sylvia an absolute joy…”

Hamilton Spectator- Gary Smith- Oct 26,2018

Interview with Alex Chappell playing role of  “Sylvia” – click on link.

https://www.thespec.com/whatson-story/8990443-a-dog-and-her-master-is-it-true-love-/

Flamborough Review- Julia Lovett-Oct.18,2018

“Scruffy Dog Named Sylvia takes over Waterdown”….enjoy community interest story click on link.

https://www.flamboroughreview.com/whatson-story/8968280-a-scruffy-dog-named-sylvia-takes-over-waterdown-village-theatre/

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Call for Volunteers- be part of the excitement in 2018-2019 Season!

We are looking for volunteer crew to help us build, paint, dress the set, assist with costumes,

If you are interested in helping the “magic” happen on stage.  All levels of skills welcome!

Please Contact: Steve Sharpe, Volunteer Coordinator

email: villagetheatrewaterdown@gmail.com