Music and Art news for St. Marys and area.

SMCP’s The Importance of Being Earnest

If you’re up for a renewing, invigorating, fun spring experience, take in a show at St. Marys Town Hall Theatre and have a few laughs, April 21 – May 1. With: Elizabeth Cooper, Julia Gwyn, David James, Doug Loucks, Dan Rankin, Dave Ryde, Ryan Stewart, Charlene Van Veen and Don Wells. Tickets now on sale…

SMCP’s Cabaret receives 13 nominations, 5 awards at WODL Awards Gala March 19

Pictured, from left, are: Maggie Whitcroft (Producer), Tania Harvey (winner – costumes), John Stevens (cast), Angela Wettlaufer (cast), Ann Jackson (winner – Cameo performance and Kit Kat Girl), Don Van Galen (Producer and cast), Shawn Harvey (costumes and crew), Kristen Keller (cast), Denise Fergusson (dialogue coach), Melissa Metler (cast), Josey Christmas (winner – Kit Kat…

St. Patty’s, Tea Parties and an Eagle (Gallery)

St. Marys bluegrass group Corduroy Gordon was one of the musical acts entertaining the packed house that was O’Leary’s Creamery on St. Patrick’s Day, Thursday, March 17. From left are bassist Dan Bechard, singer, multi-instrumentalist and St. Patrick impersonator Chet Greason, singer and guitarist Emily Lagace and singer and banjo player Kevin Lagace. A Tea…

Donations and Laughs

Pictured, Keltie Sabin’s Grade 3/4 Little Falls Public School class presents a cheque for $377.30, raised through a recent raffle draw, to St. Marys Refugee Sponsorship Group member Margaret Smart-Wheaton (back row, left). As part of a recent lesson on ‘persuasion,’ the class decided to start a raffle draw for prize baskets filled with items…

Perth South supports 2016 River Rock Fest

By Dan Rankin At their Mar. 1 meeting, Perth South Council agreed to donate $700 towards the Perth South-based River Rock Music, Arts and Food Festival for the second consecutive year. In 2015, the municipality gave a grant of $700 to organizer Sean Camp to go towards having a water truck on site during the…