“I Come From the Valley! Tales and Times of Joan Finnigan” at Stone Fence Theatre

Fran Pinkerton as Joan Finnigan

Fran Pinkerton as Joan Finnigan at typewriter, with Phil Gordon, Luna Nordholdt, Nigel Epps and Jocelyn Smith

Joan Finnigan was controversial, outspoken, sometimes outrageous, and always a keen listener and gifted writer. She wrote 28 books and won an Etrog (best Canadian film) in 1969 for The Best Damned Fiddler from Calabogie to Kaladar. Now Stone Fence Theatre is bringing her amazing life and works to the stage an a new musical: I Come from the Valley! Tales and Times of Joan Finnigan.

 

Seventeen performances are planned, with five summer supper shows in Rankin and one in Barrys Bay a stop in Sheenboro, Quebec. In fall, there will be performances in Westmeath, Almonte, Rankin (with supper), Shawville, Killaloe, Renfrew (with supper), Rankin (with supper),  Deep River and Ottawa, all places that Joan knew and loved.

 

For tickets and more information about this exciting new production, visit: https://www.stonefence.ca/

 

 

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