Remembrance Day concert features McAndrew Sistrs, Men of Song, Audrey Collens-Smith Nov. 9 at Gravenhurst Seniors Centre
GRAVENHURST - The Gravenhurst Seniors Activity club is pleased to present an evening of great entertainment featuring The McAndrew Sisters, The Muskoka Men of Song and Audrey Collens-Smith and The
Royal Canadian Legion – Gravenhurst Branch 302 – Colour Party on Saturday, November 9th commencing at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets are $10 and available in advance at the Seniors Activity Centre located at 480 First Street, North, Gravenhurst or at the Door on the night of the show.
The “McAndrew” Sisters is a trio created 15 years ago as an arm of Jayco Productions, a theatre company whose sole purpose is to bring laughter and music to their audiences.
The “McAndrew Sisters” feature a combination of familiar songs performed by both the McGuire and the Andrew Sisters is under the direction of Janet Thorpe, Artistic Director, Chorographer, singer, dance and owner of Jayco Productions.
The second half of the evening will feature the highly entertaining Audrey Collens-Smith, who joined a volunteer entertainment troupe called “Victory Entertainers” in 1941. They were a dedicated group of 35 musicians, singers, dancers and various other entertainers who would climb aboard a bus and head off to Canadian Forces Training Bases to entertain the men and women training on Canadian Forces Bases all across Ontario.
Also featured during the second half of the evening will be the popular Muskoka Men of Song, a choral group centered in southern Muskoka. Founded in l984, Muskoka Men of Song is an open, men’s choral group who share a love of music, a desire to perform to the best of their ability and a dream of helping others realize their own musical potential. They are pleased to share their love of music throughout the communities in Muskoka.
The Muskoka Men of Song will be performing such musical favourites as There is Nothin’ Like a Dame, For the Fallen, Why We Sing and Shenandoah to name a few.
The program for the evening will commence with the Marching on of the Colours by The Royal Canadian Legion – Gravenhurst Branch 302 Colour Party.
Tickets can be purchased at the Gravenhurst Seniors Activity Centre located at 480 First Street, North, Gravenhurst for the reasonable price of $10 or will be available at the door on the evening of the performance.
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