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As Covid-19 has resulted in the cancellation of live performances from July 6-16, 2022 TNL is offering you an opportunity to see two GMTF 2021 plays, filmed for online viewing Films will be screened at the Nurse Myra bennett Centre for the performing arts as follows:

July 12, July 14 and July 16, 2022 at 6:30 pm:

SS ETHIE (dinner theatre) by Shane Ellis Coates, COMPLETE WITH MEAL

The coastal steamer Ethie is docking once again for another wondrous journey back to December 1919 for her final voyage. Join Captain English, Cassie Brown, and First Mate Gullage along with the colourful crew as they recreate the tale of how she came to rest on the rocks of Martins Point. Based on the true story of the steam ship that ran aground just south of Cow Head in 1919 with 92 passengers and crew aboard.

MENU

PRE SET

MRS. BATTEN’S MINI BUNS WITH MOLASSES BUTTER

LIGHTS UP (Entrée)

CHOOSE FROM:

CAPTAIN GULLAGE’S CATCH OF THE DAY (Pan fried local cod with whipped potatoes, in season vegetables and homemade tartar sauce

OR

STOKERS BEEF STEW WITH PASTRY (Braised local beef with root vegetables, potatoes and locally sourced herbs)

OR

CASSIE BROWN’S VEGAN DISH (Tucks honey roasted beets, pumpkin seeds and arugula pesto, curried white bean stew garlic flatbread, local herb chimichurri)

CURTAIN CALL (Dessert)

CHOOSE FROM:

REUB’S RHUBARB SCONE SHORTCAKE TOPPED WITH WHIPPED TOPPING

OR

MARY’S BERRIES AND WHITE CHOCOLATE PUDDING WITH WHIPPED TOP

 

CHILDREN’S MENU

PRE SET

MRS. BATTEN’S MINI BUNS WITH MOLASSES BUTTER

LIGHTS UP (Entrée)

HILDA’S FISH & CHIPS (Homemade oven-baked fish fingers & chips, seasoned vegetables and homemade tartar sauce)

OR

Children’s Portion of Adult menu

CAPTAIN GULLAGE’S CATCH OF THE DAY (Pan fried local cod with whipped potatoes, in season vegetables and homemade tartar sauce

OR

STOKERS BEEF STEW WITH PASTRY (Braised local beef with root vegetables, potatoes and locally sourced herbs)

OR

CASSIE BROWN’S VEGAN DISH (Tucks honey roasted beets, pumpkin seeds and arugula pesto, curried white bean stew garlic flatbread, local herb chimichurri)

CURTAIN CALL (Dessert)

RUFFLES’ HOMEMADE CHOCOLATE PUDDING TOPPED WITH WHIPPED CREAM AND BLUEBERRIES

OR

REUB’S RHUBARB SCONE SHORTCAKE TOPPED WITH WHIPPED TOPPING

OR

MARY’S BERRIES AND WHITE CHOCOLATE PUDDING WITH WHIPPED TOP

Apple or Orange Juice

 

CHILDREN 12 & UNDER CAN UPGRADE TO ADULT PORTION FOR AN ADDITIONAL COST

 

Price Adult $32.50+HST Children $15.00+HST

July 13 & July 15 at 8 pm:

TEMPTING PROVIDENCE by Robert Chafe.
Gather at the Nurse Myra Bennett Centre for the Performing Arts see the play that tells the story of Nurse Myra Bennett for whom the centre is named.
She delivered more than 700 babies, extracted at least 5,000 teeth, set broken limbs, performed kitchen table operations by lamplight and was known throughout Newfoundland and Labrador as “Florence Nightingale of the North.” This is a wonderful heartfelt portrayal of Nurse Myra Bennett who for more than 50 years was the only medical aide along the almost 350 miles of rugged coastline on the Great Northern Peninsula. Price Adult Price $17.50+HST Children $8.75+HST

MASKS ARE MANDATORY

GMTF HAS A 24-HOUR CANCELLATION POLICY

A special thank you to CNA Digital Filmmaking Program, Bay St. George Campus and PB Productions, Corner Brook for making this possible.

Getting to Cow Head

This show is part of the Gros Morne Theatre Festival. See Getting to Cow Head for directions to the Warehouse Theatre and Shallow Bay Motel.