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…

We’re Off and Running!

What a great first night night! 4 plays, 2 dance acts and a very happy audience! And the festival isn’t even officially open yet! This afternoon, Ontario’s lieutenant governor the Hon. Elizabeth Dowdeswell joins us to open the festival and tour the events, meeting artists and visitors. Come prepared to enjoy the next two days…

Artists Ready for Their Big Debut!

The performers are ready for their premieres tonight at the Festival of the Arts in Cobourg and the audience is in for a treat! 4 ten-minute plays and 2 dance performances will be staged tonight and tomorrow at the Auditorium, 240 College Street (the back end St. Peter’s Church). Christopher Black, who wrote Love on…

Dress Rehearsal

Monday night’s dress rehearsal for “Einstein’s Fridge” was a hit! Come see the short play by Ron Mackay tonight or Friday at the Festival of the Arts, 240 College St. in Cobourg.  Tickets are $25 — https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/festival-of-the-arts-2019-ticke… “Einstein’s Fridge” reveals an imaginary 1940’s encounter between Einstein and a young woman. After a lecture one evening, Einstein…