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Tom Thomson’s Wake – an Original Folk Musical
September 24, 2022 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Two years after renowned painter Tom Thomson’s mysterious death, his friend, his mentor and his lover gather to share their memories of Algonquin Park’s most famous resident. But did any of them really know the man? Through their diverging songs and stories, a new portrait of the iconic Canadian artist emerges.
Featuring high-definition imagery of Tom Thomson and Group of 7 artworks, unforgettable characters and an original folk music score by Shipyard Kitchen Party (creators of the musical 100 Years From Now), this new Canadian musical is sure to engage and entertain audiences of all ages.
For more information – visit www.shipyardkitchenparty.com.
YouTube Trailer Link – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MBDk7slWC3c
About Shipyard Kitchen Party – With Americana heart and East Coast soul, Shipyard Kitchen Party blends strong storytelling, vocal harmony and a crowd-pleasing love of entertaining into a fresh take on the singer-songwriter genre. They’re Gordon Lightfoot having a dram too many with Great Big Sea; Stan Rogers crossed with “Who’s Line it Anyway.” With traditional instrumentation, catchy pop hooks and sly humour, they get audiences stomping their feet, laughing and sometimes even shedding a tear.
Fundraiser for the Dorset Health Hub and the Huntsville Hospital Foundation