A National Stage Company of Canada Premiere Presentation
Directed & Produced By: Tony James
Award-Winning Canadian Stage Actress,
KATE NIEDJALSKI as Tina Denmark
THE STAGE MOTHER OF ALL MUSICALS
“A spoof that has enough absurd plot twists and multiple identities to fill several old movies...
The fun comes from the sheer brazenness!”
The New York Times
SOME KIDS WILL DO ANYTHING TO BE A STAR….ANYTHING
Wimpy and untalented mother Judy Denmark, is a 1950's all-American housewife with an absentee husband and a precocious and remarkably talented daughter named Tina, who is desperate to perform. Sleazy talent agent Sylvia St. Croix wants to make Tina a star and sees the upcoming school play 'Pippi in Tahiti' as the perfect launching pad for her career. She encourages Tina to audition for the lead role but sadly, the role goes to Louise Lerman, whose parents are financial backers of the production., and Tina is left to understudy Louise for the one-night only performance. Well, that just isn't good enough for Tina, because it means that she'll never get to play Pippi unless something were to happen to poor Louise before opening night. Tine hatches a plot to kill Louise and goes on as Pippi.
Meanwhile, Judy discovers that her mother, theatre critic Lita Encore, was actually a Broadway star, Ruth DelMarco. The news turns Judy into Ginger DelMarco, a confident (and talented) Broadway performer.
Tina's heinous act is discovered, and she's sent to the Daisy Clover School for Psychopathic Ingenues. Ginger is wowing them on Broadway, but she's in conflict with Sylvia, who also nurses aspirations of stardom. Sylvia wants to turn the newly freed Tina into the star she should be; and all three vie for the spotlight.
Don't miss the NSCC premiere of this hilarious award-winning ALL WOMAN musical cast this May.
Executive Producer | Stage Director: Tony James
Musical Direction: Joe Hatherill
Resident Vocal Coach: Jessica Paxman
Resident Choreographer: Charli Findlay
Executive Scenic Designer: Standbridge & Lindsay Designs
Executive Production/Stage Manager: Sadie Dufour
Executive Scenic Artist: Alicia Shalapata
Executive MUA/Hair Designer: Amelia Trottier
Associate Props Manager: Ocean Edgington
Executive Wardrobe Designer: Krishna Buysschaert
Assistant Scenic Construction Provided By:
Pacific Opera Victoria
I’ve had a normal childhood.
It’s time to move on.’
MAY 10, 2022
OPENING NIGHT RED CARPET PREMIERE
(8:00 PM PERFORMANCE)
MAY 11, 2022
( 8:00 PM PERFORMANCE)
MAY 12, 2022
(8:00 PM PERFORMANCE)
MAY 13, 2022
(8:00 PM PERFORMANCE)
MAY 14, 2022
(2:00 & 8:00 PM PERFORMANCES)
DAVE DUNNET THEATRE
2121 CADBORO BAY ROAD - VICTORIA, B.C.
Adult - $75.00
Section 'A' Premium Seats
Adult - $70.00
Adult - $65.00
Death | Cursing
Not recommended for patrons under 13 years of age - PG
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'VIP' TICKET AVAILABILITY: Only 50 seats available per show.
GROUP RATES: Groups of 10 or more receive 10% off. (Excludes VIP tickets)
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THE ARTIST | THE BIO
Kate is an award-winning performer who has a passion for the performing arts. Kate’s love began when she was cast as a squirrel at the age of 7 in the production of Red and the Wolf. Since then she has studied voice, acting for both stage and film, and dancing. She has been in over 15 stage productions with her most memorable roles being Granny in Into the Woods Jr, Miss Hannigan in Annie Jr, Oliver Twist in The Vault Brothers, and most recently Lavender in Matilda.
Kate enjoys taking on new challenges and played the role of Batman in Grinched, where she got to sing and dance as a crime fighting hero. She has also been part of the ensemble in numerous stage productions including: Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, Wizard of Oz Jr, Peter Pan, Sleeping Beauty, Ali Baba and the forty thieves.
Kate has also been an active member of Island Show Choir and won the “Glee” award in 2019 for her age group. Most recently she was awarded 'Excellent Solo Ballad' in the Musical Theatre Junior category (Greater Victoria Performing Arts Festival - 2021)