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Barrie: Theatre by the Bay announces the lineup for the first Simcoe County Theatre Festival

Sunday, April 3, 2022

Theatre by the Bay has announced the lineup for the inaugural Simcoe County Theatre Festival. The Simcoe County Theatre Festival will provide opportunities for local artists to write, direct and perform their own original one act (approx. 45 minute) plays. Plus, with workshops and networking opportunities provided throughout the week, The Festival will be the place to be for emerging talent in the Simcoe County region.

The Festival will run from June 15th - 26th, 2022 at The Five Points Theatre in Downtown Barrie.

This year's shows are...

B-O-D-Y (working title)

Created by Black Cat Theatre Co.

Directed by Sabrina Merks

"I" on the Prize

Written by Trudee Romanek

Directed by Stephen Bainborough

Barrie, Europa

Written by Kristian Diesen

Directed by Rochelle Reynolds

Murth Island

Written by Alexandra Belle Gaudet

Directed by Keara Voo


Written by Jackson Doner

Directed by Ashley Frederick

The Cowgirl of Suburbia

Written by Megan Adam

Directed by Stacey Schat

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