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TLT's Festival Show, Daniel McIvor's "The Best Brothers", Starts With a Preview Show May 9th!

Updated: Preview Show Cancelled Due to an Illness! TLT regrets to announce that is has made the decision to cancel its preview show on May 9th due to an illness. All tickets will be honoured.

Terrace Little Theatre"s festival show, Daniel MacIvor's "The Best Brothers" opens May 9th with a preview show and runs for the next two weekends with Friday and Saturday shows, May 11th and 12th and May 18th and 19th.

All tickets $20.00 and are available at Uniglobe Courtesy Travel.

Alan Weston will portray Hamilton Best, and Andy Roth will play Kyle Best. Directed by Marianne Brorup Weston.

When free-spirited Bunny Best dies unexpectedly in a freak accident, her two middle-aged sons Hamilton and Kyle bicker over her funeral arrangements, her personal effects and her feisty Italian Greyhound, unearthing decades' worth of buried rivalry.

An eccentric modern comedy by one of Canada's most celebrated playwrights - about life, death, aging parents and dealing with brothers who simply refuse to grow up... or don't know how to stay young.
The Best Brothers premiered at the Stratford Festival in 2012, with MacIvor as the controlling, uptight brother, and John Beale as the feckless, irresponsible brother, mourning in very different ways the death of their mother, crushed by a Brazilian gay man in a fall from a float in the Toronto Gay Pride Parade. The real battle, however, is over which brother she loved the most, and who will inherit the destructive dog she came to love.

Playwright Daniel MacIvor (born July 23, 1962), is a Canadian actor, playwright, theatre director, and film director. He is probably best known for his acting roles in independent films and the sitcom Twitch City. He has written many plays, including "See Bob Run" "Never Swim Alone", "In On It", "A Beautiful View", "His Greatness", and with Daniel Brooks created a series of solo shows that have toured extensively internationally.

Daniel received the Governor General's Literary Award for Drama for his collection of plays "I Still Love You", and he was awarded the prestigious Siminovitch Prize in 2008. He is also the recipient of an Obie Award and a GLAAD Award. He is currently based in Halifax, and is developing a new play for Tarragon Theatre called "New Magic Valley Fun Town" and working on the libretto for Rufus Wainwright's "Hadrian", commissioned by the Canadian Opera Company.

There will also be a festival performance at the Mount Elizabeth Theatre in Kitimat for festival weekend of May 25-27.


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TLT's 2018 Spring Production of Daniel MacIvor's "Best Brothers" Has Been Cast!

Terrace Little Theatre is pleased to announce its spring show and entry to the 2018 SKZ Drama Festival "The Best Brothers" by Daniel MacIvor, directed by Marianne Brorup Weston.

Alan Weston will portray Hamilton Best, and Andy Roth will play Kyle Best.

Show dates are May 11, 12, 18, 19 2018 at the McColl Playhouse, and a performance at the Mount Elizabeth Theatre in Kitimat for festival weekend of May 25-27.


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Terrace Little Theatre is Holding Auditions for Its Festival Show Daniel MacIvor's "Best Brothers" Saturday February 24th at 11:00 am at the McColl Playhouse!!!

Terrace Little Theatre is holding auditions for Its festival production Saturday, February 24th, at 11 am at the McColl Playhouse.

"Best Brothers" by Daniel MacIvor
Two male actors.
Director Marianne Brorup Weston.
Proposed show dates Fridays and Saturdays May 11th and 12th, 18th and 19th at McColl Playhouse.
And one performance at SKZ Festival weekend of May 25-27th at Mount Elizabeth Theatre.
For more info please email mbrorup@citywest.ca.


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