Drama at FOTA

Four short plays enthralled audiences at the Festival of the Arts on Thursday, October 24 and Friday, October 25 in Cobourg, Northumberland County. Below, Love on a  Park Bench starred Lasby Lowes and Tom Tordoff. The actors also had the honour of performing the entire play for the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario when she toured the…

Short Plays: A brief a-muse-ment

On October 24 and 25, four short plays will be staged at the Festival of the Arts in Cobourg. Playwright Marie-Lynn Hammond takes a witty look behind the scenes of writing a short play. ~~ Thalia – an attractive, dark-haired woman of indeterminate age; there’s a theatrical look about her. Thomas – about 60, distinguished-looking, but…

Welcome back, DiversiPro!

Spirit of the Hills is delighted that DiversiPro Inc. has returned as a sponsor of the Festival of the Arts. CEO and Founder Hamlin Grange  says his company strongly believes that the arts should be celebrated and supported. “It’s through the arts that we learn the stories of people and communities,” he says. He noted…