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Port Hope: The Capitol Theatre announces its 2022 season

Tuesday, November 16, 2021

The Cameco Capitol Arts Centre is pleased to announce the 2022 Capitol Theatre Season: Welcome Back.


This season marks the first for Artistic Producer Rob Kempson, who was appointed to his position in August.


BOOM

By Rick Miller

March 10 – 20

A Kidoons and WYRD Production


An explosive trip through the music, culture, and politics of the BABY BOOM generation.


Written, directed and performed by Rick Miller, BOOM is a mind-blowing multimedia masterpiece. BOOM takes us on a heartfelt journey through 25 turbulent years (1945-1969), and gives voice to over a 100 influential politicians, activists and musicians. It’s a mind-blowing experience for audiences of all generations and, with 335 performances already, a hit in Canada, the U.S., and France.



A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline

By Dean Regan

June 2 – 26


A stunning tribute that shines the spotlight on one of country music’s greatest stars!One of the all-time legends of country music, Patsy Cline’s enduring musical legacy crosses generations, musical genres, and nations. She has inspired millions of musicians and fans alike with her charm, humour, and unforgettable voice. Featuring all her biggest hits (Crazy, Walkin’ After Midnight), A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline will tell her story and have you singing all the way home.



Stag & Doe

By Mark Crawford

July 7 – 30


An upcoming marriage sets the stakes for this high-flying farce—complete with Jell-O shots.


Bonnie and Brad are having a party to raise money for their upcoming wedding, but their Maid of Honour is still getting over being left at the altar. Meanwhile, Bridezilla Mandy and her groom Rob are getting married today… except their big white tent blew away in last night’s storm. The now double-booked community hall sets the stage for this small town comedy—packed with heart and hilarity!



Sleeping Beauty: A Panto Awakening

By Paloma Nuñez & Kevin Whalen

November 23 – December 23


A holiday tradition turned on its head!


Our beloved annual panto returns! In our tale, Sleeping Beauty is the harbinger of societal change as she aspires to wake up not only herself but also her kingdom. Written for Capitol audiences, this fairytale re-telling will poke fun at cancel culture, performative politics, and our divisive society—all wrapped up in one entertaining musical package that will have audiences laughing at both the characters onstage and themselves!


Written by Second City alumni, this World Premiere panto is guaranteed holiday fun!



SUBSCRIPTIONS ON SALE NOW FOR OUR 2022 SUMMER SEASON


**Single tickets on sale January 2022


WHY SHOULD I PURCHASE A SUBSCRIPTION?


* Subscribers SAVE! Over 10% on the 3 Summer Season Shows.

* Subscriptions allow our most loyal guests to make the most of their Capitol experience by selecting their preferred dates and seats for our Summer Season productions before single tickets go on sale to the general public.

* Subscribing to the Capitol is the best way to secure the lowest ticket price.

* Subscribers also have access to special packages and discounts for other Capitol events!


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