Blithe Spirit a Family Affair at Watermark!

Island native, Bryde MacLean, was born to play the role of Ruth in Noel Coward’s “Blithe Spirit.” Her mother, veteran Charlottetown actor Sharlene MacLean, was pregnant with Bryde when she stage managed a production of the play at The Confederation Centre in 1984. Her father, the well-known Island actor Bill McFadden, starred as Charles Condomine in that same production. (side … Continued

Irish Director to helm Blithe Spirit at Watermark Theatre

Watermark Theatre is delighted to bid Céad Míle Fáilte (A Hundred Thousand Welcomes), to Irish Director Alan Kinsella, who will be staging Noel Coward’s Blithe Spirit for the 2016 Watermark Summer Season. Mr. Kinsella is a native of County Wexford, Ireland, who began his career as an actor at the famous Abbey Theatre in Dublin, and continued in Ireland … Continued

Gracie Finley to star at Watermark Theatre!

Gracie Finley to star at Watermark Theatre! Watermark Theatre is thrilled to announce the first casting news for the 2016 Summer Season. Company member Gracie Finley is to play the pivotal role of Madame Arcati in “Blithe Spirit” and the iconic Amanda Wingfield in “The Glass Menagerie”. Raised in Charlottetown with summers spent in Alberton, … Continued

2016

Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward; The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams; The Play Reading Series; The Ugly Duckling presented by The Cat’s Pajamas; A Christmas Carol presented by The North Shore Players

Watermark Theatre Honours Duncan McIntosh!

Watermark Theatre’s Board of Directors announced, on November 14th, that it would be naming its stage for newly retired founder and artistic director, Duncan McIntosh. McIntosh, whose contribution to dramatic arts in Prince Edward Island and throughout Canada is well-known, retired this past summer after bringing the Watermark into its most successful season to date. … Continued

Watermark Theatre’s 2016 Summer Season Announced!

The Watermark Theatre’s Artistic Director Robert Tsonos, and General Manager Andrea Surich are proud to announce the 2016 Summer Season. The season will include the American modern classic The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams, and the Noel Coward comedy Blithe Spirit. A new initiative, The Watermark Play Reading Series, will be presented throughout the month … Continued

2015

Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare; An Ideal Husband by Oscar Wilde; Canada 300 by Trina Davies, Philippe Landry, Adam Lazarus, Andrea Ledding, Melanie Leger, Kevin Loring, Natasha Martina, Laura Mullin, Yvette Nolan, Gordon Portman, Chris Tolley; A Christmas Carol presented by The North Shore Players; The Sears Atlantic Drama Festival.

2014

The Rainmaker by N. Richard Nash; The Lion in Winter by James Goldman; What to Wear to the Birth of a Nation by Rebecca Parent & Laurie Campbell; The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien, adaptation by Kim Selody, performed by students and the Star of the Sea Dramatic Society; The Sears Atlantic Drama Festival.

2013

The Shore Field by Duncan McIntosh inspired by the Cherry Orchard by Anton Checkov; Alice In Wonderland by Mike Griffin from the novel by Lewis Carroll; Rondelay: Variations on a Kiss by Duncan McIntosh adapted from Reigen by Arthur Schnitzler; The Crick Broadcasting Network by the Star of the Sea Dramatic Society; The Sears Atlantic Drama … Continued

2012

Travels With My Aunt by Giles Havergal from Graham Greene; Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen, adapted by Duncan McIntosh; Our Town by Thornton Wilder; The Old and the Restless – Star of the Sea Seniors Dramatic Society; Sears Atlantic Drama Festival.