Loading Events

← All Events

  • This event has passed.

New Waterford Boy – A Ceilidh

May 4 | 7:00 pm9:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until May 5, 2017

| $15

A New Play by Richie Wilcox

Featuring Richie Wilcox, Aaron Collier, Lynn MacIntyre, Sarah Richardson and Brian Talbot

This is a tribute to the Cape Breton man I never was and never will be. This is a tribute to Cape Bretoners who have the songs of miners and fisherman embedded into their hearts and souls whether they have set foot in a mine, or cast a net, or not. This is a night of storytelling to pay respect to the Cape Breton of my childhood, with hope for the future. This is a tribute to the Cape Breton man I am and all the different types of Cape Breton man there can be. This is my Cape Breton … where I can be Rita MacNeil’s nephew for a week, I can be a superhero and conquer a junior high dance and I can belt the tunes of Allister MacGillivray, the Rankin Family and more songs we all know, all night long.

Richie Wilcox

A multi-talented director/singer/actor whose work has been seen across Canada and toured internationally. He is an Artistic Associate for Theatre Outre where he’s directed UNSEX’d, Castrati: An Electro Drag Opera, Late Company and more. Highlights include directing Daniel MacIvor’s I, Animal for Kazan Co-op and Gillian Clark’s Understudy. Wilcox is a Artistic Co-Producer of HEIST (formerly Angels & Heroes) where he most recently directed Girls! Girls! Girls!, the award-winning The Princess Show, Nation and How Do I Love Thee? 

Buy Tickets Online

 

Presented in partnership with the Nova Scotia Government & General Employees Union and the Province of Nova Scotia

     

Details

Date:
May 4
Time:
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Cost:
$15
Event Category:

Organizer

Mayworks Halifax
Phone:
1 (902) 223-8341
Email:
info@mayworkshalifax.ca
Website:
http://mayworkshalifax.ca

Venue

The Bus Stop Theatre Coop
2203 Gottingen St
Halifax, NS Canada
+ Google Map
Website:
www.thebusstoptheatre.org