OAKVILLE

Nov 12 - Nov 13

OAKVILLE CENTRE FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
130 Navy Street
Oakville, Ontario L6J 2Z4
905-815-2021


PURCHASING INFORMATION

BY PHONE

905-815-2021

ONLINE

SCHEDULE
PERFORMANCE IS 90 MINUTES WITH NO INTERMISSION

WEEKDAY

MATINEE

EVENING

TUES
7:30 PM
WED
7:30 PM
LORENA MACKENZIE
SOAP STAR


LORENA IS THRILLED TO BE JOINING MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL AND SHARING WHAT IS A “CRAZY” TIME OF LIFE. SELECT THEATRE CREDITS INCLUDE CATS (ORIGINAL CAST & FIRST TOUR), 42ND STREET, THE MATCHMAKER, KISS ME KATE, EVITA (STRATFORD FESTIVAL), HATS, THE MUSICAL, BRIAN MACDONALD’S THE MIKADO, LES, MISERABLES (CANADIAN TOUR), SIDE BY SIDE BY SONDHEIM, THE LAST RESORT, CRAZY FOR YOU, DAMN YANKEES, THE NORMAN CONQUESTS AND ANNE OF GREEN GABLES (CHARLOTTETOWN FESTIVAL). TV: MAYDAY, REIGN, 12 MONKEYS, “KARMA IS A B*TCH, QUEER AS FOLK, EXHIBIT A AND NUMEROUS COMMERCIALS. LOVE TO KEVIN, MY SONS TANNER, NOLAN AND KIMBAL AND ALL MY BEAUTIFUL FAMILY.

BARB SCHEFFLER
IOWA HOUSEWIFE


BARB SCHEFFLER IS A TORONTO BASED ACTOR, SINGER AND PLAYWRIGHT. FOR MANY YEARS SHE HAS PERFORMED WITH MYSTERIOUSLY YOURS THEATRE AND HAD SEVERAL OF HER SCRIPTS PRODUCED INCLUDING “ONCE UPON A MURDER” “MURDER AT TWILIGHT” AND “NO TIME TO KILL”. SHE HAS PERFORMED WITH MANY THEATRE COMPANIES INCLUDING THE DRAYTON FESTIVAL, THE CLASSIC THEATRE FESTIVAL, THOUSAND ISLANDS PLAYHOUSE AND SMILE. HER FAVOURITE ROLES INCLUDE SISTER AMNESIA IN “NUNSENSE 2”, YUM YUM IN “THE MIKADO”, FLORENCE VASSY IN “CHESS”, LYSISTRATA IN “LYSISTRATA”, DEE DEE IN “SUDS”, THE TAXIDERMIST IN “GET STUFFED, THE MUSICAL”, AND MADAME SOFRONIE IN LESLIE ARDEN’S “GIFT OF THE MAGI”. SHE IS ALSO A GIFTED CABARET PERFORMER, HAVING TOURED ONTARIO WITH HER SOLO CABARET SHOW “SONGS IN THE KEY OF LOVE” AND IS ONE HALF OF THE MUSICAL DUO “THE RECAPS” WITH ROBERT GRAHAM, PERFORMING HITS OF THE ‘60S AND ‘70S. BARB CONTINUES TO WRITE AND IS CURRENTLY WORKING ON TURNING HER AWARD-WINNING CHILDREN’S SHOW “PIRATES DON’T BABYSIT!” INTO A MUSICAL. SHE IS ALSO A BUSY WIFE AND MOM TO THREE FABULOUS KIDS! YOU CAN FOLLOW HER ON INSTAGRAM - BARBSCHEFFLER AND TWITTER @BARB_SCHEFFLER

SARAH LYNN STRANGE
EARTH MOTHER


SARAH LYNN STRANGE IS DELIGHTED TO BE JOINING THE “MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL” TEAM! PREVIOUS CREDITS INCLUDE; ‘A CHRISTMAS STORY’ AT STC, ‘BEAUTY & THE BEAST’ AND ‘MY FAIR LADY’ WITH CAPITOL THEATRE PORT HOPE, ‘SISTER ACT’ AND ‘SHREK’ WITH RAINBOW STAGE, AND ‘SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN’ WITH DRAYTON ENTERTAINMENT. YOU CAN HEAR HER SCREACHIE TONES AS SERIES LEAD DILYS PRICE ON THE HIT ENTERTAINMENT ANIMATED SHOW ‘FIREMAN SAM’! LOVE TO NOODLE & DANA, DAD & CAROL. THIS ONE IS FOR DEB, SKYE & LEIGH. THANK YOU TO BRUCE AND THE TALENT HOUSE TEAM FOR ALL OF THEIR SUPPORT!

MICHELLE E. WHITE
PROFESSIONAL WOMAN


THRILLED TO BE REPRISING HER ROLE AS “PROFESSIONAL WOMAN” WITH HER FORMER COMPANY MATES AND GFOUR PRODUCERS, MICHELLE’S PROFESSIONAL CREDITS INCLUDE… BROADWAY U.S. NATIONAL TOURS: “MRS. CORRY” - MARY POPPINS AND “ETHEL”- SHOWBOAT. CANADIAN PREMIERES: THE LION KING; ONCE ON THIS ISLAND; “WANDA” - CROWNS, “EFFIE” - DREAMGIRLS AND “SYLVIA” - ALL SHOOK UP. “ELLA FITZGERALD” JAZZ & SCAT FEATURE PRODUCTIONS: ARCHIE ALLEYNE’S DUKE’S PLACE, FOREVER SWING, MICHELLE E. WHITE - JAZZ CONCERT AND COME IN FROM THE COLD - MICHELLE’S ORIGINAL ECLECTIC A CAPPELLA JAZZ, SCAT AND BLUES WINTER ALBUM, AVAILABLE AT WWW.MEWSICIAN.COM. OTHER PRODUCTIONS: “MARLENA MADISON” - BUDDY: THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY; “NELL CARTER” / “ARMELIA MCQUEEN” - AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’; “DARLENE LOVE” - LEADER OF THE PACK; “MATRON ‘MAMA’ MORTON” - CHICAGO; “BRENDA BRAXTON” - SMOKEY JOE’S CAFÉ; “RONETTE” / “CRYSTAL” - LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS; “SOUR KANGAROO” - SEUSSICAL; “TRIX” - THE DROWSY CHAPERONE; “ALICE’S DAUGHTER” - BIG RIVER; “COWARDLY LION” - THE WIZARD OF OZ; “ALBERTA” - ANYTHING THAT MOVES, THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES

A celebration of real women!

- MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL