Corey Payette: Musical Songbook
October 12, 2019 7PM | Historic Theatre | Tickets from $35
A transformative evening of music from Corey Payette’s award-winning and critically-acclaimed musicals–featuring songs and stories from Children of God, Les Filles du Roi, plus a sneak peek of the new musical, Sedna.
After a highly successful world premiere at The Cultch in 2017, Children of God has toured the country, receiving accolades and acclaim along the way. Applauded as “must-see theatre for Canadians” by The Globe and Mail, this powerful musical celebrates the resilience and the power of the Indigenous cultural spirit. Les Filles du Roi is the Winner of four 2019 Jessie Awards, The Georgia Straight calls this gorgeous new trilingual musical “a triumph…a work of monumental importance.”
Corey released "The Music from Children of God" album in 2018 and the album for "The Music from Les Filles du Roi" is being released Fall 2019. The Georgia Straight named Corey a 2019 Trailblazer and he has sung as a soloist for Chor Leoni (video here) and Music on Main (video here). Come witness the songs and stories from the creator of these transformative musicals.
Featuring: Corey Payette and special guest soloists: Chelsea Rose, Michelle Bardach and musicians: Sean Bayntyn, Molly MacKinnon, Doug Gorkoff, John Kastelic.