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“Chase The Ace” by Mark Crawford

April 29 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT

$5 – $40

April 29
8pm EST

When big city radio host Charlie King is forced to take a job managing a small town station, he has no idea what’s in store! Not only does a pandemic begin his first week in Port Belette, but he quickly finds himself chasing a story of municipal corruption. From the writer of Bed and Breakfast comes a hilarious one-man comedy about a down-on-his-luck DJ, a local lottery, and the search for truth in these unprecedented times.

Mark Crawford is one of Canada’s most-produced playwrights. His work has been seen across the country and internationally. He is the author of The New Canadian Curling Club; Boys, Girls, and Other Mythological Creatures; The Birds and the Bees; Bed and Breakfast; and Stag and Doe. For CBC Podcasts/Expect Theatre, he wrote the audio drama Don’t Get Me Startered. He is currently a member of the Alberta Theatre Projects’ Playwrights’ Unit, developing a new play about drag queens and conservatives titled The Gig. All of Mark’s five produced stage plays are published by Scirocco Drama. As an actor, he has performed from coast to coast, including a successful run of Bed and Breakfast at GCTC in 2018. He grew up on his family’s farm near Glencoe, Ontario, studied theatre at University of Toronto and Sheridan College, and now lives in Stratford.

Tickets are available at $5, $15, $25 and $40. You decide the price that makes the most sense for you. The experience is the same regardless of which you choose.

Buying a ticket for Chase the Ace gives you access to the streamed performance live at 8pm on April 29, 2021. You’ll receive an email at 6pm on show day giving you access to the recorded performance on Vimeo. If you purchased after 6pm on the show day, you’ll receive the email shortly after purchase.

Chase the Ace runs approximately 80 minutes.


April 29
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm EDT
$5 – $40
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Great Canadian Theatre Company
(613) 236-5196
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