Love, gossip and murder in Algonquin Park.
Ragtime musical celebrates the famous painter's life, his mysterious death and the woman who loved him. After two years on hold due to the pandemic, Stone Fence Theatre is eager to launch a remarkable new musical about the life and death of Canada's most famous artist: Tom Thomson & The Colours of Canada: Love, gossip and murder in Algonquin Park.
The show was written and composed by Ish Theilheimer, with Peter Brown and is directed by Chantal Elie-Sernoskie. It will be performed on Wednesdays and Thursdays from July 20th to August 18th, (except August 10 & 11) beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Rankin Culture and Community Centre (not the Bonnechere Caves.
There will also be shows there on Sunday, September 18, Friday, 23, and Sunday, 25. Shows on Sundays start at 2 p.m.
In addition, there will be a special performance of the show at the Outdoor Theatre in Algonquin Park a 2 p.m. on August 9. August 10 and 11 are rain dates.
Tickets cost $40 or $10 for youth. With your ticket you get dessert from Schmidt's Catering, a hot beverage by Madawaska Coffee and an opportunity to enjoy the Tom Thomson Wilderness Art Festival.