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 from the Art Gallery of Ontario, 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.
Tickets are $45-49.00 +hst and are available here.
Hosted at the Midland Cultural Centre
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.
For more information - visit www.shipyardkitchenparty.com.