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4th Line Theatre

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tel. 705-932-4448

toll-free. 1-800-814-0055

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779 Zion Line
Millbrook, Ontario, L0A 1G0


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Unforgettable epic outdoor theatrical experiences.

Photo by Wayne Eardley

Idyllic, rural, and quintessentially Canadian, 4th Line Theatre presents Canadian plays, written by and about Canadians, from small town stories to broad national sagas.

Founded in 1992 by Creative Director Robert Winslow, this outdoor theatre company is committed to preserving our Canadian cultural heritage through the development and presentation of environmentally-staged historical drama.

In 2014, Winslow’s long time collaborator Kim Blackwell took on the role of Managing Artistic Director as Winslow transitioned into the position of Creative Director. Blackwell has been instrumental in defining the 4th Line aesthetic and works tirelessly to give audiences one of the finest theatrical experiences in the country.

This magical theatre presents unforgettable outdoor, epic theatrical experiences.  Thousands of visitors, young and old alike fall in love with our farm experience complete with picnics, birdsong and sunsets in the country. Create a truly unique experience with a picnic lunch, a performance and an overnight stay at a local country inn or bed and breakfast, for yourself or as a gift.

The award-winning company is a unique staple in the Canadian summer theatre circuit, presenting plays rooted in local history and inspired by the rural landscape upon which they are staged.

2018 Fall Production

The Shadow Walk of Millbrook
Written by Paul Braunstein & Monica Dottor
Directed by Kim Blackwell
The Old Millbrook School, 1 Dufferin Street, Millbrook

Take a journey through historic Millbrook and explore the spectres of the past which might walk among us. A chilling and hilarious tale that will take you through the village’s streets and paths to explore the paranormal and local stories of ghosts and demons.

OCTOBER 16 – 21; OCTOBER 23 – 26 AT 7:00 PM
Added “scarier” performances on Friday, October 19, Saturday, October 20 and Friday, October 26 AT 9:00 PM
Note: Audiences travel 1 km over uneven terrain for both productions.
Not suitable for people with reduced mobility or severe health issues.

2018 Winter Production

The Other: A Strange Christmas Tale
Written by Beverley Cooper
Directed by Kim Blackwell
St. Thomas Anglican Church, 16 Centre St, Millbrook

A mysterious woman arrives in Millbrook on the night of the Christmas pageant. Who is she and where has she come from? A girl and her grandfather search the streets and shops of Millbrook to find out, with audience members following them closely.

DECEMBER 5, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15 AT 7:00 PM
Note: Audiences travel 1 km over uneven terrain for both productions.
Not suitable for people with reduced mobility or severe health issues.


Call our Box Office to book your tickets today (705) 932-4445 or visit our website at 4thlinetheatre.on.ca

 

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