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The Orpheus Cares initiative supporting OrKidstra during Chitty, Chitty Bang, Bang was a success!
OrKidstra’s mission is to empower kids and build community through the joy of making music together, by focusing on social development through music by teaching life-skills (such as teamwork, commitment, respect and pride in achievement) to local kids from under-served areas of Ottawa including just down the road from Orpheus at the Bronson Centre.
At their Centretown Hub Holiday Concert on Tuesday, December 18th at the Bronson Centre Theatre, Orpheus was pleased to present a cheque for $5,193!
Our donation will go towards their 15-year strategic plan, Crescendo: Strategy 2032, in which they plan to...
Please join us at the OrKidstra holiday concert on Tuesday, December 18 from approximately 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. at the Bronson Centre Theatre (211 Bronson Avenue, Ottawa). This concert will get you into the holiday spirit with a wonderful array of classical, jazz, world music and sing-along holiday favourites! There is no fee for the concert so no ticket is required; however donations are welcome!
At this concert, as part of the Orpheus Cares initiative, Orpheus will present a cheque to OrKidstra with the amount collected during last month's run of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. We thank everyone who donated and hope to see you at the concert!
Orpheus nabs a record 6 nominations for the 2017-2018 Finale Awards
Congratulations to our nominees:
Best community production
Mamma Mia! Music and lyrics by Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, book by Catherine Johnson, Orpheus Musical Theatre Society, directed by Shaun Toohey, musical director Chris Santillan, choreographer Susie Bregg-Krzyzanowski
Shrek The Musical, book and lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire, music by Jeanine Tesori. Based on the Dreamworks animation motion picture and the book by William Steig, Orpheus Musical Theatre Society, directed by Jenn Donnelly, musical direction by Gabriel Leury, choreography by Mary Hills
Best director (community)
Jenn Donnelly for Shrek, Orpheus Musical Theatre Society
“The show must go on!” says Orpheus Musical Theatre as they remount THE LAST FIVE YEARSat the Gladstone Theatre November 1 to 3.
Ottawa – October 25, 2018 – Hundreds of musical theatre fans were disappointed when power outages due to the September tornadoes forced Orpheus’ run of The Last Five Yearsto be cut short. The two performances that were delivered before the storm elicited gushing reviews. “Everything about The Last Five Yearswas enjoyable. Don’t miss your chance to see this unbelievable show!”, wrote covertottawaguy.com. Orpheus wishes to thank Meridian Theatres at Centrepointe for their expert handling of the show cancellations, which included issuing refunds to hundreds of ticket holders. Thanks also go to the Gladstone Theatre for of...
I cannot emphasize enough the amount of talent that it takes to command a stage and captivate an audience for 80 full minutes...These two [Michelle et Louie] are infinitely talented, and captured my full attention for the entirety of the performance....
Orpheus Musical Theatre Society is proud to give back to the community in many ways. Beginning in 2016, the Orpheus Cares initiative has partnered with local charities to raise funds for worthy causes that make a real difference in our community.
This year – in conjunction with Orpheus’ production of the fantabulous “Chitty Chitty Bang Bang” (November 16-25, 2018) – Orpheus Cares will be supporting OrKidstra, a local, Ottawa-based charity, which focuses on social development through music. OrKidstra gives kids from under-served communities the chance to learn important life skills (such as teamwork, commitment, respect and pride in achievement) through playing and singing music together.
OrKidstra accomplishes their mission by providing childr...