• By: OLM Staff

Curtain Call

Enriching lives through the magic of theatre, Phoenix Players is a registered charity dedicated to bringing high-quality, affordable entertainment to Ottawa communities. It has been a long journey to success for Phoenix Players. In 2001, the initial founders were motivated by their passion for theatre and wanted to improve the quality and accessibility of community theatre in Ottawa. Fast forward to present day, Phoenix Players is a staple at the Gladstone Theatre in the heart of Little Italy. The theatre company performs a variety of comedies, mysteries and dramas.

Feb15_CC_Rexy12x18If you’ve always dreamed of being on the stage, they are always looking for new members. Regardless of experience, the group offers a fun, welcoming and supportive environment. They regularly hold workshops in stagecraft for members to improve their skills and explore techniques. Their upcoming production is Rexy!, a political satire following Canada’s most eccentric Prime Minister, William Lyon Mackenzie King. The play covers King’s exciting activities prior to and during WWII. Whether behind the scenes, on the stage or in the audience, the Phoenix Players provide an unforgettable live theatre experience.

For more information, visit: phoenixplayers.ca