The London [Ontario] Fringe will be presenting its first ever opera this summer with Gian Carlo Menotti's The Medium, directed and produced by Bathroom Divas Season 1 finalist Sonja Gustavson, who will also be starring in the role of Monica. Sonja is joined by Janet Loo, Alfred Stockwell, Rachel Huys, Jessica Sage, John Holland, and Tanya Ellis in 6 performances at the London Central Library's Wolf Performance Hall.
Showtimes are July 27 at 7:30pm, July 29 at 4:30pm, July 31 at 8:15pm, August 2 and 5:30pm, August 4 at 10pm, and August 5 at 4pm. Call 519-434-0606 or visit the London Fringe website for more information. Admission is $9.
Update 7:45 7/9/07
Here is the full cast list:
Baba – Janet Loo
Monica – Sonja Gustafson
Toby – Alfred Stockwell
Mrs. Gobineau – Jessica Sage
Mr. Gobineau – John Holland
Mrs. Nolan – Rachel Huys
Collaborative Pianist – Tanya Ellis-Bludau
Director and Bathroom Divas judge Tom Diamond will be workshopping the production this weekend in preparation for its July 27th opening.