Come watch Willy Wonka production

‘Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory' on the Lakes District Secondary School Main Stage this week.

‘Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory’ on the Lakes District Secondary School (LDSS)Main Stage this week

The LDSS Drama and Dance Department presents Willy Wonka and The Chocolate Factory this coming week.

The production is directed by Rayanne Charlie, with the assistance of an army of LDSS and community volunteers.

The show stars Tyler Sam as Willy Wonka, with Brandon Strizich as Mike Teavee, Silas Joseph as Augustus Gloop, Jannik Michalzik as Charlie Bucket, Megan Dennis as Violet Beauregarde, Lauren Solecki as Veruka Salt and Brian Little as Grandpa Joe.

Dates for the production are Feb. 4 and 5, Feb. 12 and 14. Show times are 7 p.m., except for a 2 p.m. matinee on Valentine’s Day, Feb. 14.

Look on page eight of this issue of Lakes District News for the ad.

Don’t miss this show. It features live, family-oriented entertainment and is presented by young people in our community.

Ballet Jorgen Canada presents ‘Cinderella’ in the Lakes District

The fifth performance in the Arts Council’s ‘Time for Nine’ season takes place in the Lakes District Secondary School (LDSS) MPR on Feb. 22 at 7:30 p.m. sharp.

Ballet Jorgen Canada presents a full-staged and costumed production of the fairy tale opera Cinderella. The production in Burns Lake is part of a nine province, 24 city cross-Canada tour by the Toronto-based Ballet Jorgen touring company. Local dancers will have an opportunity to take part in the production as well.

This performance may sell out, so get your tickets early. Tickets are now on sale at LDFC Printing and Stationery and at the Lakes Artisan Centre. For more information about production of Cinderella, visit: