COMING SOON: THE BIRDS AND THE BEES
“A sparkling new comedy about family, and friends, and relationships, and sex, and farming, and … bees.”
The Port Stanley Festival Theatre closes its 2016 summer season with a production of Mark Crawford’s (“Stag and Doe”, and “Bed and Breakfast”), brand new comedy “The Birds and the Bees”. Running from August 17th, in our newly renovated Grace Auditorium, this sparkling Canadian comedy enjoys a three week run with a closing night September 3rd.
Starring Susan Johnston Collins (“Old Love”, “Knickers: A Brief Comedy”, “Mending Fences”, “Animal Magnetism”, and “Having Hope at Home”), Terry Barna (”Harvest, “Here On The Flightpath”, “7-10 Split”, “and “Mending Fences”,), Jane Spence (“The Melville Boys”, “When The Reaper Calls”, and “Elvis and Mavis”) and Ryan Bommarito (“White Rabbit, Red Rabbit”, “Romeo and Juliet”, “Othello”, and “Entitlement”), “The Birds and the Bees” is directed by PSFT Artistic Director Simon Joynes, and Stage Managed by Kevin Olson, with Set Design by Eric Bunnell and Lighting Design by Karen Crichton.
“Mark Crawford: fast becoming a Canadian playwriting favourite!”
“Join us for our season closer and see just what the birds and the bees have been up to … chance encounters, love among the turkeys, a comedy about fresh starts.”
With a varied season, which will appeal to single ticket buyers, subscribers, and tour groups alike, the Port Stanley Festival Theatre provides another season of top quality entertainment in 2016.
Port Stanley Festival Theatre Box Office, 302 Bridge Street, Port Stanley, ON
(519)782-4353 Box Office Summer Hours: Tuesday to Friday 10am-4pm, Sat noon-4pm
Inquiries to Theatre Manager, Melissa Kempf and Artistic Director, Simon Joynes