Theatre Burlington Production of "Waiting for the Parade"
Directed by Sondra Learn
Produced by Penny Oliver
A touching drama that speaks honestly and directly to the heart.
Waiting for the Parade by playwright John Murrell, is an award winning Canadian play which takes place in Calgary in the 1940s during WWII. With music and costumes from the era, it captures life back home as people rallied to support the war effort amid shortages and personal loss.
They are the women who also served during World War II, providing munitions and knitted socks, battling food shortages and devastating loneliness, who were expected to "keep smiling through" unit the boys came home.
Dates: September 14-15, 21-22, 28-29, 2018
Curtain 8:00 PM