Theatre and Culture for Early Years       May 11 – 21, 2018        Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!

2018 Festival Events

Saturday, May 12
5:00 pm | Alumnae Theatre
Baking Time Family Fun Night

A special evening performance of Presentation House & Oily Cart Theatre’s Baking Time
Hobnob with the artists following the performance!

 

Thursday, May 17
7:00 pm | Alumnae Theatre
Milan & Faye Present: The Opera! From Twinkle to Stardom

In ‘From Twinkle to Stardom”, Music Comedy Duo Millan & Faye bring the humour, beauty, and musical wonder of opera to children and families! Join as the orchestra, the chorus, or step up as the hero or diva. Dress in your opera house finest! Tiaras, tuxes, and fluffy stuffy guests are welcome!

 

A special presentation made possible by partnership with the Canadian Opera Company. 

 

May 19 -21
10 am – 2 pm | The Theatre Centre
Biinoojiinyag Gitgaanmiwaa – Children’s Garden
We’ve invited Indigenous artist Leslie Kachena McCue, from Curve Lake First Nation, to conceive and curate a host of Indigenous arts and learning-focused programming for children and their families. Stop by to be invigorated by interactive audience segments with special guests, singing, dancing, and a small production based on the strawberry, Aanishinaabek peoples sweetest teaching.

 

Monday, May 21
9:30 am – 1:30 pm
WeeFestival Family Day
This annual Wee Festival celebration will be our closing day of this year’s festivities with hands-on activities, lively entertainment, and a laid-back environment celebrating creativity, community, family, and friendship!