Press Release

In March the North Toronto Players presented an original operetta based on Shakespeare’s King Lear. A modern telling of the Shakespeare classic with a twist!  With book and lyrics by Michael Harms and Barb Scheffler, and  musical direction by John Ricciardelli, the show incorporates the music of Arthur Sullivan as well as some of the most recognizable songs from operas by Bizet, Delibes, Mozart, Romberg, Rossini, Strauss, and Verdi.  
Lear Incorporated will be presented again in concert at 7pm on November 24th at The Rosedale United Church (159 Roxborough Rd.) The evening offers another chance to see the musical comedy 400 years in the making and an opportunity to purchase quality baked goods.  

Tickets are $20 (Children under 14 are free) will be available at the door or in advance online through our Tickets page or by calling (416) 922-2383.