L to R: Ailsa Galbreath as Leah Frangoulis & Mary-Colin Chisholm as Elena Frangoulis (Photo by Stoo Metz)

Some Blow Flutes is heading to the Merritt Awards!

HomeFirst and the incredible team behind Some Blow Flutes have received the following 2019 Theatre Nova Scotia Robert Merritt Award nominations:

  • Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role (female) – Francine Deschepper
  • Outstanding Performance by an Actor in a Lead Role (male) – Hugh Thompson
  • Outstanding Scenic Design – Sue LePage
  • Outstanding New Play by a Nova Scotian – Mary Vingoe

We could not be prouder of our collaborators and all of their hard work! Bravi tutti!

Congratulations to all of the 2019 Merritt Award nominees – we are truly fortunate to be making theatre in a province filled with such talented, hard-working, and dedicated professionals.

The 2019 Theatre Nova Scotia Robert Merritt Awards ceremony will be taking place on Monday, March 25th, 2019 at the McInnes Room of Dalhousie University’s Student Union Building. Tickets available here.

Cast and Crew of Some Blow Flutes (HomeFirst Theatre 2018) Back Row L to R: Nick Bottomley (Projection Design); Steven Naylor (Composition & Sound Design); Vicky Williams (Lighting Design); Don Rieder (Movement); Mary Vingoe (Director & Playwright); Sarah Wakely (Production Assistant) Middle Row L to R: Sue LePage (Costume & Set Design); Mary-Colin Chisholm (Elena Frangoulis); Ailsa Galbreath (Leah Frangoulis); Gina Thornhill (Marijke Pomerenski); Francine Deschepper (Sandra Pomerenski); Sylvia Bell (Production & Stage Manager) Front Row L to R: Katie Dorian (Assistant Director); Hugh Thompson (Costas Frangoulis) Photo by Stoo Metz