Sunday, May 29, 2022

#FridayFive: 5 shows not to miss in Halifax (Apr 25-May 1)

Here is what we are most excited about on stages around Halifax.

1 Billed as the largest queer theatre festival in Atlantic Canada, OutFest opens April 26 with original works from emerging and established multidisciplinary queer artists. Visit pg1-theatre.com for tickets and information.

Page 1 Theatre's artistic director Isaac Mulè (center) is reviving OutFest, a six-day curated festival of original works will feature emerging and established multidisciplinary queer artists, here on the East Coast.
Page 1 Theatre is reviving OutFest, a six-day curated festival of original works.

2 The annual Halifax Comedy Fest kicks off on April 27 and continues through April 30, showcasing over 30 comedians with multiple shows across the city. Visit halifaxcomedyfest.ca for tickets and information.

Halifax Comedy Festival
Halifax Comedy Festival brings the funny to the HRM on April 27-30.

3 Robert Thomas & The Session Men take to The Carleton stage on April 28 for a one-night-only performance as part of their Atlantic tour in support of their new album, Parallel Lines. Visit thecarleton.ca for tickets and information.

Robert Thomas with his band The Session Men (Ray Legere, Jon Arseneau and Maxime Forbes). Photo by Noah Evans.
Robert Thomas and The Session Men. Photo by Noah Evans.

4 The Dartmouth Players presents Light in the Dark – A Broadway Cabaret from April 28-May 7, an evening of performances from some of your favourite musicals. Visit dartmouthplayers.ns.ca for tickets and information.

Broadway Brunch features a rotating cast of professional Halifax musical theatre artists. Photo by Denys Nevozhai on Unsplash.
The Dartmouth Players presents an evening of Broadway tunes. Photo by Denys Nevozhai on Unsplash.

5 Yuk Yuk’s Halifax presents Halifax-based impressionist and guitar-playing comedian Carey Lee on April 29 & 30. Visit yukyuks.com for tickets and information.

Halifax comedian Carey Lee.
Halifax comedian Carey Lee.
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