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JOHN PAUL I TEACHER BRINGS ROBINSON CRUSOE TO LIFE ON STAGE

Repercussion Theatre

MONTREAL, NOVEMBER 28, 2011 – Parents looking for an exciting activity for their children to kick off the month of December must look no further than John Paul I Junior High School’s Simone Nichol and the Left of Centre Theatre Company’s production of Robinson Crusoe: The Truth running at 2 p.m. on December 3 and 4 at the Lodge Room Victoria Hall (4626 Sherbrooke Street West) in Westmount.

The production promises to bring to the stage a number of fun-filled mis-adventures on the high seas. Children will be delighted by Captain Will Aitkins and his side kick Manfred Day and their dismal attempts to gangplank Robinson Crusoe his poor mom  Ruby  and Robinson's girlfriend Polly Perkins.

Directed by Nichol and written by James Barry, audiences will be delighted by the live performance, which will include audience participation, slapstick moments as well as even a few risqué double entendres for the parents.

Nichol’s performance of Robinson Cursoe features an all star cast who bring a youthful vitality to each whacky and wonderfully delightful character. The play stars as Robinson Crusoe the talented Oliver Koomsatira, who was the recipient of the 2008 Elsa Bolam Award, recognizing him as a top emerging artist.

Tickets can be purchased at the door for a price of $12 for adults, $8 for children and $10  for seniors and students.  For more information call 514-523-2716.

 

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Simone Nichol
Artistic Director
Left of Centre Theatre Company
Tel: (514) 523 2716
E-mail: leftofcentretheatre@gmail.com

Michael J. Cohen
Communications and Marketing Specialist
English Montreal School Board
Tel: (514) 483-7200 ext. 7243
Fax: (514) 483-7213
E-mail: mcohen@emsb.qc.ca