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Good Ol' Country Gospel

How Sweet The Sounds

Conceived by David Rogers
Musical Arrangements by Mark Payne

August 11 to August 28 

Drayton Festival Theatre

This production has now closed.

Let your spirit soar as some of the most memorable melodies ever written come alive on stage in this inspirational musical tribute to the best of Gospel … with a country twist.

Featuring glorious arrangements and heavenly voices, this uplifting celebration shines a new light on all your sacred favourites including "Amazing Grace," "I’ll Fly Away," "Peace in the Valley," "How Great Thou Art," "When The Saints Go Marching In," "Will the Circle Be Unbroken," "I Saw the Light," and many more.

From soul-stirring ballads to high-energy songs of praise, you won't want to miss this heartfelt tribute to the beloved canon of Gospel hits.

This production will also be on stage at the Hamilton Family Theatre Cambridge from October 27 to November 12. Click here for more information.


SHOW PROGRAM
Performance programs are available digitally to ticket purchasers. This is part of our effort to minimize physical touchpoints during the pandemic and simultaneously reduce our carbon footprint, as paper production, distribution, use, and disposal requires considerable energy and raw materials. Thank you for supporting this greening initiative!

Digital Program
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THEATRE ADDRESS
Drayton Festival Theatre
33 Wellington St. S.
Drayton, Ontario N0G 1P0

AUDIENCE
Recommended for ages 5 and up. There is no official rating system for live theatre. We encourage you to use your judgment based on your child's age and maturity level. Click here to read our complete Ticket Policy.

RUNNING TIME
2 hours and 15 minutes, including one 15 minute intermission.
 

Thank You Sponsors!

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Season Media Sponsor
CTV


Production Sponsor

Media Sponsors
Faith 93.7
Country 93

Design Sponsor

Meet The Artists


The Company (In Alphabetical Order)

Alex Baerg
Alex Baerg
Matt Ballagh
Matt Ballagh
Jesse Grandmont
Jesse Grandmont
Leah Grandmont
Leah Grandmont
Erik Larson
Erik Larson
Dave Robilliard
Dave Robilliard
Paul Jerry Schwarz
Paul Jerry Schwarz
Kate Suhr
Kate Suhr


The Creative Team

David Rogers
David Rogers
Director & Choreographer
Alex Baerg
Alex Baerg
Music Director
Charles Russell
Charles Russell
Stage Manager
Stephanie Bignell
Stephanie Bignell
Assistant Stage Manager

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Good Ol

Photo credit: Company in Good Ol’ Country Gospel , Drayton Entertainment, 2022 Season. Conceived, Created, & Directed by David Rogers; Musical Arrangements by Mark Payne; Music Direction by Alex Baerg; Set, Costumes, & Lighting Designed by D2 Entertainment; Stage Manager Charles Russell; Assistant Stage Manager Stephanie Bignell. Photos by Darlene O’Rourke.

 

Good Ol
Photo credit: Company in Good Ol’ Country Gospel , Drayton Entertainment, 2022 Season. Conceived, Created, & Directed by David Rogers; Musical Arrangements by Mark Payne; Music Direction by Alex Baerg; Set, Costumes, & Lighting Designed by D2 Entertainment; Stage Manager Charles Russell; Assistant Stage Manager Stephanie Bignell. Photos by Darlene O’Rourke.

Reviews


Joe Belanger
July 23, 2022

Good Ol' Country Gospel delights at Huron Country Playhouse
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This production has now closed.