Stratford, Ontario

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stage debut

; the winner on the second occasion was John Wilkinson (John Wilkinson (Ontario politician)) of the Ontario Liberal Party. Murray made his stage debut at Stratford-upon-Avon in 1933, and he played such parts as Seyton in ''Macbeth'', among smaller roles. He later did seasons at the Malvern Festival and at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre, where he played Hamlet. He worked at the Old Vic in London with Laurence Olivier and Tyrone Guthrie. He also played at the Open Air


arts career

''Reineke Fuchs''. From 1989 to 1992, he became Chief Executive of the Deutsches Schauspielhaus. *Peterborough (Peterborough, Ontario) - CHEX (CKRU) *Stratford (Stratford, Ontario) - CJCS *Sudbury (Greater Sudbury) - CHNO (CHNO-FM) Born in Stratford (Stratford, Ontario), Ontario, Stratton began his professional arts career began while he was still in high school, when James Reaney published his play ''The Rusting Heart'' in the literary magazine ''Alphabet


leading roles

Theatre in Regent's Park, and in the West End. At the Westminster Theatre in 1940 he portrayed the title character in John Drinkwater's ''Abraham Lincoln''. He was in many of the plays of George Bernard Shaw, and he did later engagements at the Mermaid Theatre in London and at Stratford, Ontario. His leading roles on television included Svengali. In 1952 he returned to the Old Vic to play King Lear, and toured Europe in that production. Several years later he also played


driving work

:30 p.m. when Myers' car crossed into the path of an oncoming tractor-trailer on Highway 7 8, east of Stratford. The 48-year-old truck driver suffered minor injuries. Myers was later charged with dangerous operation of a motor vehicle, which he pled guilty to on October 3, 2007. Career Innes


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; ref Theatre-goers, actors, and playwrights flock to Stratford to take part — many of the greatest Canadian, British, and American (United States) actors play roles at the Stratford festival. It was one of the first and is still one of the most prominent arts festivals (festival) in Canada and is recognized worldwide for its productions of Shakespearean plays. Following her schooling at Owen Sound Collegiate and Vocational Institute she attended the teachers


education style

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classical roles

darkness.") of the movie from Sylvia Plath's novel, 'The Bell Jar'. DATE OF BIRTH December 23, 1978 PLACE OF BIRTH Stratford, Ontario, Canada DATE OF DEATH Career Cariou started acting in Winnipeg at the Manitoba Theatre Centre and later at the Stratford (Stratford, Ontario), Ontario, tackling classical roles like King Lear, Macbeth, Prospero, Coriolanus, Brutus (Marcus Junius Brutus), Petruchio, Iago, Oberon


campaign life

member of the Army Navy Air Force Veterans Association, Unit 261 for 27 years. A member of Stratford Right-to-Life and the Campaign Life coalition since 1981. Previously a member of Liberals (Liberal Party of Canada) For Life, and campaigned for a pro-life Liberal candidate in the 1988 federal election (Canadian federal election, 1988). Was a delegate at the Liberal Party national convention in 1990, which elected Jean Chr├ętien as party leader. Left the Liberal Party for the FCP


productions

; Theatermania.com, August 17, 2009 Stephen Ouimette played Hysterium. Mirvish Productions presented the earlier Stratford production at the Canon Theatre, Toronto, in December 2010 through January 2011. Bruce Dow and Sean Cullen were alternates in the lead role. Nestruck, J. Kelly. "Theatre Review. 'A Funny Thing

that had been subject to Gilbert's copyright (other than Williamsons' authorised productions) was in Stratford, Ontario, Canada, in September 1961. In 1979, the Torbay branch of the Gilbert and Sullivan Society presented a centenary tribute to the world premiere performance of ''Pirates'' in Paignton, with a production at the Palace Avenue Theatre (situated a few metres from the former Bijou Theatre). A new production of Jesus Christ Superstar was mounted at the Stratford

Shakespeare Festival , in Stratford, Ontario, as part of its 2011 season. Performances began on May 16, 2011 and ran until November 6. The show is directed by Des McAnuff, director of the original Broadway productions of Jersey Boys and Big River (Big River (musical)) and of the 1993 Broadway production of Tommy (The Who's Tommy). Jesus is played sung by Paul Nolan, Judas by Josh Young, Mary Magdalene by Chilina Kennedy, Pontius Pilate by Brent Carver, and King Herod by Bruce


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Stratford, Ontario

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'''Stratford''' is a city on the Avon River (Avon River (Ontario)) in Perth County (Perth County, Ontario) in southwestern (Southwestern Ontario) Ontario, Canada, with a population of 30,886 as of 2011 (Canada 2011 Census).

When the area was first settled by Europeans in 1832, the townsite and the river were named after Stratford-upon-Avon, England. It is the seat (County seat) of Perth County (Perth County, Ontario). Stratford was incorporated as a town in 1859 and as a city in 1886. The first mayor was John Corry Wilson Daly and the current mayor is Dan Mathieson. The swan has become a symbol of the city. Each year twenty-four white swans and two black swans are released into the Avon River. The town is well known for being the home of the Stratford Shakespeare Festival.

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