Mainstage: Grace Notes by Patrick Toner.

A scene from Grace Notes. L-R; Warren Macauley, Caroline Coon. Photo: Mike Johnston.

The NotaBle Acts Theatre Festival’s Mainstage production, Grace Notes, runs July 26-28 at Black Box Theatre, St. Thomas University. 7:30 p.m.

Patrick Toner’s play Grace Notes made its debut as one of four readings in our 2016 Play Out Loud reading series. Then a work in development, we’re very happy to see this power and moving play through from its initial stages to where it is today – the Mainstage production of this year’s festival.

Grace Notes follows disgraced soldier Grace Neill, traumatized from an overseas tour and re-assigned to a bagpipe band in the “Territories”, where she is reunited with an estranged family torn by religion and learns to fight a new enemy: herself.

Grace Notes is a powerful, moving story about choosing sides — without knowing which side is which.

Cast:
Grace – Leah Holder
Solomon – Warren MacAuley
Magda – Caroline Coon
Boisclair – Joel Diamond
Lawyer – Devin Luke

Creative Team:
Stage Manager – Kirsten Stackhouse
Set Designer – Mike Johnston
Lighting Designer – Chris Saad
Composer and Sound Designer – Mike Doherty
Costume Designer – Sherry Kinnear

Performances: Thursday, July 26- Saturday, July 29, 7:30 PM nightly, Black Box Theatre, Saint Thomas University | Admission: $20 Regular, $15 Student/Senior/Underwaged | View Event

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