“One act musical, exploring female relationships and the blurred lines between love and friendship.”
Excerpt from Press Release:
Rounding the Bend is a one act musical, exploring female relationships and the blurred lines between love and friendship. Four best friends reunite for a summer road trip, and struggle through a journey of self-discovery, featuring six original musical numbers and a slew of catchy “cars songs”.
Out Of The Blue Theatre Company is a newly formed Toronto collective, comprised of fresh talent, committed to telling young women’s stories. Based upon true events, Rounding the Bend highlights a common female experience of sexual fluidity, in a generation post “I kissed a girl and I liked it.” What one friend sees as harmless experimentation, could be a romantic awakening for another.
Written, directed, and produced by twenty-one year-old Eliza Blue Musselwhite, this production is just coming off a successful run at the 2015 Paprika Festival. The company is fronted by an all-female cast of young actors, with undeniable chemistry.
Rounding the Bend is a fun, emotional “ride” full of friendship, heartbreak, confusion, and love.
July 1, 8:45pm
July 4, 4:00pm
July 5, 12:00pm
July 7, 5:00pm
July 9, 7:30pm
July 10, 11:30pm
July 11, 5:15pm
Venue: ROBERT GILL THEATRE (214 College St,)
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