A special commemorative NB tour to mark the Centenary of World War I
Presented by Live Bait Theatre & Saint John Theatre Company.
Billy Bishop Goes to War
(photo by Charlie Rhindress of Ron Kelly Spurles in performance)
A fantastic opening to our NB Tour of Billy Bishop in F’ton – now on to Sackville on Oct 17 and 18! Here’s what people said about the show:
“I enjoyed the show very much! . . . you found great range in Gray and Peterson’s play.” RW
“It’s both entertaining and quite moving. Well done!” CR
Written and composed by John MacLachlan Gray in collaboration with Eric Peterson
Directed by Charlie Rhindress.
Featuring Ron Kelly Spurles with Karen Kaye
The award-winning story of Canadian World War I flying ace Billy Bishop. One of the most successful and endearing musical dramas in history – commemorating 100 years since the end of WW1, as well as forty years since the first production of the play.
“Billy Bishop is a high-flying ace of a show,capturing the humour, the hellfire and the derring-do of an extraordinary career…”
New York Times
Tickets are $22.50, $15 student.
To purchase tickets by phone – for any location except Moncton call 1-888-311-9090. For Moncton call (506) 855-0001– ext:207.
To purchase tickets for the Sackville show in person – visit Robert Lyon Graphics at 10 Weldon St.
To purchase tickets online – please see dates and locations below.
Oct 11 – STU Black Box Theatre, 51 Dineen Dr, Fredericton, 7:30pm. For online tickets click here.
Oct 17 & 18 Royal Canadian Legion, Sackville, 15 Lorne St, Sackville, 7:30pm. For online tickets click here.
Oct 24 Théatre l’Escaouette, 170 Botsford Street, Moncton, 7:30pm*. For online tickets click here.
Oct 26 & 27 BMO Studio Theatre, 112 Princess St, Saint John, 7:30pm. For online tickets click here.
Nov 14 W.C. O’Neill Arena Complex, 24 Reed St, Saint Andrews, 7:30pm. For online tickets click here.
Nov 16 Sussex Regional High School, 55 Leonard Dr, Sussex, 7:30pm. For online tickets click here.