A Wild Bus Ride, An Evening of Sondheim, and A Very Sexy Audition... Just another #yegtheatre weekend!
If you look at the weekend I just have, you can get a pretty good idea of the variety of theatre opportunities that Edmonton gets to experience all the time. It's why I like living here. Friday night, Gibson and I took in Promise Productions' Birdie on the Wrong Bus , about the perfectionist Birdie who, after a first with her sister, hops on the wrong bus and takes a wild ride around the city. Over the course of the ride she meets a variety of people who tell her about the city and she sees parts of the city she never knew existed. Gibson and I had a terrific conversation on the way home about all the places Birdie went and we made plans to go check out the ones that we hadn't seen before. Gibson's favorite character was Birdie's Philllip-Phillips-obsessed older sister played by Lana Michelle Hughes and his favorite part was the sing-a-long section. He was concerned that at some points no one was driving the bus, but relaxed when I said we just had to use o