June 7, 2017

ACT-CO THEA Awards Gala

The Curtain Club is thrilled to announce our results from the ACT-CO THEA Awards Gala evening April 8, 2017.

The Club has had great success with our 2016- 2017 "All Canadian Season" Celebrating Canada's 150th Birthday! Three of our productions were adjudicated and …. The results are ;

The Last Resort - Musical Comedy written by Norm Foster, Music and Lyrics by Leslie Arden 

           Nominated for Best Production by a Canadian playwright
           Nominated for Best Costume Design for a musical – Heather Nutt-Christensen

Molly's Veil – Drama written by Sharon Bajer

           Nominated for Best Ensemble Cast Performance
           Nominated for Best Performance by a female in a leading role – Colleen Simm
           Nominated for Best Costume Design for a drama – Amanda Eason


Missing – Drama written by Florence Gibson MacDonald

Won Adjudicator's Award for Effective Choices in Scene Transitions – Brian Moore
Nominated for Best Ensemble Cast Performance
Nominated for Best Lighting Design for a Drama – Rob Mather



The final production for the 2016-2017 season is Outlaw by Norm Foster. In this wild, wild western comedy, the year is 1871 and a Canadian farmer travelling far from home is accused of committing a murder in the state of Kansas. With only his wits to defend himself, he turns the law of the land, and the men hell-bent on enforcing it, upside down!  Running from June 2 to June 17.