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Occurs on Saturday September 30 2023

Approximate running time: 2 hours


The Concert Hall At Victoria Hall
55 King St. W.
Cobourg Ontario K9A 2M2

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Tom Thomson’s Wake - An Original Folk Musical

Saturday September 30, 2023 at 7:30 pm

Venue: Concert Hall at Victoria Hall

Two years after renowned painter Tom Thomson’s mysterious death, his friend, his mentor and his lover gather to share memories of Canada's most famous artist. But did any of them really know the man? Through their diverging songs and stories, a new portrait of an iconic Canadian emerges. Featuring spectacular high-definition imagery of Tom Thomson and Group of 7 artworks from the Art Gallery of Ontario, unforgettable characters and a rousing folk music score by the Shipyard Kitchen Party band, this original Canadian musical will entertain audiences of all ages.

“Brilliant! The actors, singers and musicianship were unbelievable! Loved the presentation, story and especially the twist ending!” - Roy MacGregor, Globe & Mail

“A delightful and insightful celebration of the life and times of a legendary Canadian cultural icon, filled with humor, passion and great music. I can’t wait to see it again!” - Eddie Schwartz, Order of Canada, Juno Winner

Tickets are $49 (total) and are available at the Concert Hall Box Office: 855-372-2210

DISCOUNT: Use the code WAKE at checkout to receive a 10 % discount (only valid until May 17)

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