Category Archives: Musical Theatre

There are Dinosaurs in the Park!

Meet the characters in this brief video: Synopsis Lights fade up on fossils embedded in rocks. One by one, the fossils transform into living dinosaurs. The chorus sings At the Dawn of Time. All exit except for Bert, a hadrosaur. Looking … Continue reading

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Fastlane to Paradise Synopsis

Presented by Fastlane to Paradise, Doug Jamieson’s new musical theatre work, premiered on October 31, 2019, at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson, BC Canada. Thanks to grants from the BC Arts Council and the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance, the writing of … Continue reading

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A Chopped Up Tale

I wrote a suite for a puppet theatre company in Toronto called the Crankee Consort. It was created and directed by Larry Lewis and Jane Low-Beer. My suite used numerous fiddle tunes as a resource. The instrumentation was classical guitar, … Continue reading

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Jorinda

Here are three videos of the 2015 production of Jorinda in Nelson, BC. First of all, meet the cast and characters from the show. Here is Act One: Here is the Second and Concluding Act: The opera Jorinda has its … Continue reading

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