BE A FRIEND: new production based on the One-act play by Iris Winston.

Reviewed by Capital Critics Circle

Coming up for young people during the Holiday season…..

Be a Friend

Book by Iris Winston
Music by Gord Carruth & Bart Nameth
Lyrics by Gord Carruth
Based on the award-winning, one-act play,
Let’s Be Friends, by Iris Winston
Join Sammy the Skunk on his
challenging quest to make new friends.
December 21-22, 2013
1:00 pm & 3:30 pm
General Admission $10
Orpheus House, 17 Fairmont Avenue
108th Season of Orpheus Theatre

For more information or to purchase tickets: or 613-729-4318 or

Playing the role of the Story Teller will be Barb Seabright. Sammy the Skunk will be played by Fabian Santos and Mama Skunk will be portrayed by Donna Castonguay. Seth, the bully Squirrel will be played by Lawrence Mahusky and his nest of fellow squirrels will be more than ably portrayed by Skye MacDiarmid as Sally Squirrel,  Alianne Rozan as Suzy Squirrel and Mary Ellen Vice as Steffy Squirrel.

This delightful mini-musical will be presented over the December 21st-22nd weekend right in Orpheus House and tickets will soon be available. Why not treat the little ones to a special early holiday outing and bring them to see Be a Friend.

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