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12 Angry Jurors – Community Show

Members of the Thunder Bay Law Association present: The defense and the prosecution have rested and the jury is filing into the jury room to decide if a young man is guilty or innocent of murdering his father. What begins as an open-and-shut case of murder soon becomes a detective story that presents a succession Continue Reading…

SHOUT! The Mod Musical

  With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and outrageous dance, SHOUT! The Mod Musical takes audiences back to the music, style and freedom of the 1960s, featuring terrific new arrangements of some of the biggest hits of all time. Traveling in time from 1960 to 1970, SHOUT! chronicles the lives of five Continue Reading…

2019-20 Season Announcement

  Magnus Theatre is very happy to announce an exciting season of comedy, drama and music for 2019-2020. “I am absolutely thrilled to present this Mainstage Season to our patrons,” says Thom Currie, now entering his third year as Magnus Theatre’s Artistic Director. “We have assembled a season for everyone, and I guarantee that your Continue Reading…

COTTAGERS AND INDIANS

Magnus Theatre presents a Tarragon Theatre production Cottagers And Indians By Drew Hayden Taylor Remount directed by Richard Rose Originally Directed by Patti Shaughnessy Starring Herbie Barnes and Philippa Domville Set Design by Robin Fisher Costume Design by Sage Paul Lighting Design by Nick Andison Sound Design by Beau Dixon Stage Management by Meghan Speakman Continue Reading…

IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE

Adapted by Joe Landry From the screenplay by Frances Goodrich, Albert Hackett, Frank Capra, and Jo Swerling “Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.” This beloved Christmas classic comes to captivating life as a live 1940s radio broadcast. Adapted from the unforgettable movie and featuring an ensemble of incredible performers bringing dozens Continue Reading…

THE BIRDS AND THE BEES

January 30 – February 15, 2020 The second half of Magnus’ Mainstage season is all about the laughter. The first play of 2020 is Mark Crawford’s The Birds and the Bees, a laugh out loud comedy with a huge, honeyed heart that promises to delight audiences with a story about sex, love, science, family…and the Continue Reading…

THIS IS HOW WE GOT HERE

  by Keith Barker It’s been a year since tragedy struck Paul and Lucille’s family, and their once solid family bonds are starting to break down. A heart wrenching drama about a family dealing with loss and working to maintain the ties that keep them together, this play by Northwestern Ontario Playwright Keith Barker was Continue Reading…

SCREWBALL COMEDY

April 16 – May 2, 2020 Set in 1938, this fast-paced comedy is the story of a young woman trying to break into the male-dominated world of newspaper journalism. This homage to the zany screwball comedies of the 1930s is full of snappy dialogue, outrageous characters, and humour that packs a punch. Pay What You Continue Reading…