Canada is now Canada. All it took was a little scuffle and the reassurance that this really was a unique political moment in the history of the world. Thanks to all those who supported the fight for, and even against, the union that happened 145 years ago.
Looking for something to do this Canada Day? Well, The Four Winds Collective is working together with Black Creek Pioneer Village to discuss the merits and worries this great union imposed on the minds of the politicians and citizens of 1867.
The Great Confederation Debate
Written by Andrew Gaboury
With Geoffrey Rutherford as Father of Confederation, James Cockburn
Andrew Gaboury as the fictional politician of Black Creek, Edweard Chance
July 1st, 2012
With shows at 12:00, 1:30 & 3:30 on the Town Hall Green. There is sure to be unbridled emotion, sound rhetoric, and fancy hats.
Come and meet Mr.’s Cockburn and Chance as they will be strolling about the village in between shows trying to garner support for or against confederation.
It is sure to be a merry time for all.
Learn more about our cast and crew! Actors Andrea Grant and Matthew Gin, Producer Carla Johnston, Playwright Peter Counter and Director Andrew Gaboury divulge some information about their origins and what they’ve learnt about each other over the last few months!
Our second video, get to know some of the residents of Vic Harbour!