Current Season 2016 - 2107
Western Ontario Drama League (WODL) Festival
The Western Ontario Drama League (WODL) is composed of 30 theatres from the South-Western Ontario region. Every year WODL holds a Festival and many of the member theatres submit one of their plays for adjudication. Through this process the five best plays are chosen to be performed at Festival during the March break. The best play of the week is chosen to go on to compete at Theatre Ontario in May.
Shows will be announced on February 19th, 2017
|Mar 13||8:00||Mar 14||8:00||Mar 15||8:00||Mar 16||8:00||Mar 17||8:00|
I Hate Hamlet
|Written By:||Paul Rudnick|
|Directed By:||Gerry Butts|
|Rights By:||Dramatists Play Service Inc|
As successful tv actor Andrew Rally struggles with taking the dream role of Hamlet, he is also dealing with a girlfriend who’s keeping a firm grip on her chastity and the ghost of John Barrymore who’s haunting his apartment. What will Andrew choose when an offer arrives to star in a tv pilot? Will he choose potential fame and fortune on tv or Shakespeare and his girlfriend?
|Apr 20||8:00||Apr 21||8:00||Apr 22||8:00||Apr 23||2:00|
|Apr 27||8:00||Apr 28||8:00||Apr 29||8:00||Apr 30||2:00|
The Drowsy Chaperone
|Written By:||Bob Martin & Don McKellar|
|Music By:||Lisa Lambert & Greg Morrison|
|Directed By:||Tim Clarke|
|Musical Direction By:||Kieran Kane|
|Produced By:||Paul Pengelly & Jen Barson|
|Rights By:||Music Theatre International|
A neurotic recluse attempts to coax himself out of his blue mood by listening to his favourite record, the cast recording of The Drowsy Chaperone. The sleeve promises ‘mayhem, mix-ups and a gay wedding’ and the album doesn’t disappoint: once the needle drops, the fantastic and farcical show comes to life inside the man’s apartment! This glitzy Jazz-era musical is stuffed inside a hilarious play that will make you laugh until you cry!
|May 26||8:00||May 27||8:00||May 28||2:00|
|Jun 1||8:00||Jun 2||8:00||Jun 3||8:00||Jun 4||2:00|
|Jun 8||8:00||Jun 9||8:00||Jun 10||8:00|