Side By Side By Sondheim; The Grand Theatre, London, ON
Rehearsals are underway at The Grand Theatre for their season opening Side By Side By Sondheim; Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim and music by Leonard Bernstein, Mary Rodgers, Richard Rodgers & Jule Styne. Artistic Director Susan Ferley has assembled Director/Choreographer Valerie Moore and Musical Director Mark Camilleri with Charlotte Moore, Glynis Ranney, Michael Torontow & Shawn Wright. It’s a stellar team working with Designers David Boechler (Set & Costumes), Jock Munro (Lighting Design), Jim Neil (Sound), Stage Managed by Yours Truly, ASM’ed Lani Martel with Apprentice Stage Manager Suzanne McArthur. Add this Cast & Creative Team to the extensive Crew & Staff here at The Grand and Southwestern Ontario is in for a treat.
On September 15th, 2010, Henry Miller’s Theatre was renamed in a brief sidewalk ceremony/press conference. I was lucky enough to take this;