Pirates in the spring, tra la!

Notice for spring 2015 Pirates of Penzance The Savoy Society of Ottawa will be soon put out notices for resumes for creative heads of departments followed by auditions to be held in January 2015. Depending on funding the show will either be a”Pirates in Concert” or a full theatrical experience. Rehearsals will start in February.

A modern major fundraiser!

Friends: Our fundraising concert for Savoy and the CHEO Foundation is in rehearsal right now, and is planned for Saturday, November 22nd, at 7:30 pm, at St. Stephen’s Presbyterian, 579 Parkdale Avenue (south of the Queensway). Tickets can be purchased from any concert participant, or at the door, and are $20 for adults, $15 for children under 12. Tickets can be reserved by calling (613) 727-6321, or by sending an email to info@ottawasavoysociety.org We need some volunteers for front of house activities: a head of Read More +

Allison’s Brain book launch

Former Savoy Society music director book launch My fellow Savoyards, Allison Woyiwada, our beloved Music Director Emeritus, has, with Robert McMechan, written a book about her experience with a brain aneurysm and brain surgery, called Allison’s Brain. Allison and Robert will be launching their book at the Crowne Plaza Gatineau-Ottawa Hotel, 2 rue Montcalm Street, Gatineau QC, on September 24th, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. They are hoping for a large crowd, and I think we can accommodate them. They are also planning to Read More +