Year-round Theatre at Watermark in 2022

Artistic Director Robert Tsonos is delighted to announce that the Watermark Theatre is embarking on a new initiative to produce and present theatre in every season of the year. With that in mind, the theatre will present the First Annual Watermark Children’s Theatre Festival in the Spring; the plays Educating Rita and The Drawer Boy in the Summer; the play Beneath Springhill: … Continued

The Holiday Classic “A Christmas Carol” at Watermark Theatre

Watermark Theatre will present the holiday classic “A Christmas Carol” by Charles Dickens in a new adaptation by Danielle Pearson from December 9th to 19th, 2021. Thursday to Saturday nights at 7:30PM, Saturday and Sunday at 1:00PM. Starring Cameron MacDuffee and Leah Pritchard. Directed by Rebecca Parent. It’s Christmas Eve, and whilst London is alive … Continued

Watermark Announces 2021 Summer Season

We are thrilled to announce the 2021 Summer Season. The season will launch with an outdoor performance of Mi’kmaq Legends performed by the Mi’kmaq Heritage Actors. The two plays in the season will be the bittersweet comedy The Gin Game by D.L. Coburn and the lighthearted but powerful Cottagers and Indians by Drew Hayden Taylor. The Watermark Music Series returns once again to delight … Continued

A New Vision for Watermark Theatre

Dear Watermark Theatre Patrons and Supporters, This past year has been transformational. I do not believe any of us can look at our lives, our communities, or the world the same way we did prior to March 2020. The financial hardship, emotional turmoil, and collective stress endured during this past year have been tremendous. There … Continued

The Great Canadian Giving Challenge

Watermark Friends, We hope everyone is keeping well and safe during these difficult times. Today, June 1st, would have been our first day of rehearsals for our 2020 summer season. We were hoping to present The Mousetrap by Agatha Christie and The Trip to Bountiful by Horton Foote this summer at our theatre in North … Continued

Watermark 2020 Season – Update

Dear Watermark Friends, We hope that everyone is well and safe during these difficult times. With the health of our audience members and our theatre company in mind, we have made the painful decision to cancel Watermark Theatre’s 2020 summer season. We have been spending the past number of weeks trying to find new ways … Continued

Majority of Actors in Watermark Summer Season from PEI

We are delighted to announce that 5 out of the 8 actors cast in our 2020 summer season are from PEI. Joining the already announced Gracie Finley on stage this summer will be fellow Islanders Rebecca Parent, Justin Shaw, Kassinda Bulger, and Devin MacKinnon. “I hold general auditions on the Island every December”, says Artistic Director Robert Tsonos, “every year … Continued

Watermark’s 2020 Summer Season Announced!

Watermark’s 13th summer season will include the classic murder mystery “The Mousetrap” by Agatha Christie and the heartwarming “The Trip to Bountiful” by Horton Foote. Our popular music series, now renamed The Watermark Music Series returns for another year, and the Watermark Play Reading Series will once again focus on new plays in development by PEI Playwrights.

Shadow of Stompin’ Tom

Watermark Theatre is proud to present a fall concert, Shadow of Stompin’ Tom on Saturday, November 2, 2019. Well known Island performers Nick Doneff and Leon Gallant will be singing a variety of Stompin’ Tom’s songs backed by Chris Gauthier on guitar and Mark “Lefty” Geddes on bass. Stompin’ Tom Connors’s iconic figure cast a … Continued

Local Actors Featured in Watermark 2019 Acting Company

Watermark Theatre is thrilled to announce their 2019 Acting Company, featuring two local PEI actors, two actors from Halifax, and two from Toronto. Cornwall born and Emyvale raised Jenna Marie joins the company for her first season while Jacob Hemphill, born and raised in Summerside, returns for his 2nd season. Well known to Watermark audiences, … Continued