Time To Strike Up The Band And Celebrate 25 Years Of Drayton EntertainmentIt was a wonderful day for the Drayton Festival Theatre 25th Anniversary Celebration! From the moment you walked towards this historic building, for the invite only celebration, you knew something fantastic was going to happen.
The outdoor area had memory wall was set up to view images of the productions that the Drayton Festival Theatre has hosted over the past 25 years. Many were taking in the images and reiniscing about the theatrical productions they were part of and/or attended over the years.
There were other items throughout the premises also marking this occasion as well.
When it was time to take our seats inside we were treated to stories about the historic building and how a community saved it from demolition and how Drayton Entertainment came to be.
Then audience was delighted with the musical production of THE MUSIC MAN with David Rogers in lead role and several Drayton alumni rounding out the fantastic cast.
More About The Music ManThis show is family friendly with lots of memorable songs, high kicking dance steps and one liners for comic relief!
The Music Man features top-notch theatrical talent.David Rogers delivers a magnetic performance as the smooth-talking Professor Harold Hill, a role he was born to play. As one of Canada’s top leading men, Rogers has star power in spades. His charisma is effortless and he holds the audience in the palm of his hand from start to finish. His gorgeous voice shows remarkable range and versatility in songs such as “Ya Got Trouble,” “Seventy-Six Trombones,” and “Marian the Librarian.”
Ticket InfoThe Music Man is only on stage from now through August 29th and theatregoers are encouraged to book in advance to avoid disappointment.
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