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What’s On (Fort Macleod): Nunsense – A Musical Comedy – The Empress Theatre

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What’s On (Fort Macleod): Nunsense – A Musical Comedy – The Empress Theatre

Adobe Photoshop PDF“Raucous humour and a whimsical ride, these sisters blow the roof off the convent!”

June 12, 13, 14 & June 19, 20, 21
Nightly: 7:00 pm

Matinees: June 14 & June 21
2:00 pm

Tickets on sale now
Adults: $15.00
Seniors & 12 and under: $10.00
3 and under FREE but must sit in accompanying adult’s lap

Location: The Empress Theatre, 235 Main Street, Fort Macleod, AB

“Nunsense begins when the Little Sisters of Hoboken discover that their cook, Sister Julia, Child of God, has accidentally poisoned 52 of the sisters, and they are in dire need of funds for the burials. The sisters decide that the best way to raise the money is to put on a variety show, so they take over the school auditorium, which is currently set up for the eighth grade production of “Grease.” Here we meet Reverend Mother Regina, a former circus performer; Sister Mary Hubert, the Mistress of Novices; a streetwise nun from Brooklyn named Sister Robert Anne; Sister Mary Leo, a novice who is a wannabe ballerina; and the delightfully wacky Sister Mary Amnesia, the nun who lost her memory when a crucifix fell on her head.” – Nunsense Official Website.

Cast:
Laura Martin
Susan Wilde
Petula Hofer
Jill Coast
Lacey Poytress

Directed by: Erin Bourke-Henderson
Musical Director: Laura Glover
Pianist: Michael Ayotte

Also featuring three tap dancers of Cindy Grey’s Dance Studio performing a short number
and a small community choir singing in various scenes.

“Nunsense” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH INC.

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