July 18 - September 3, 2017




Geordie Brown

Role: Director/Singer/Actor/Piano Neptune: The Songs of The Rat Pack, Elf: The Musical, Disney’s High School Musical. Other Theatre: Stan Rogers: A Matter of Heart (The Guild, PEI); The Advent Show (GBP); Forever Plaid (Chester Playhouse). Film/TV: Rick Mercer’s Made In Canada, Mr. D (CBC); The Tenth Circle, The Single Mom (Lifetime); Stephen King’s Bag of Bones, The Riverman (A&E); Haven (SyFy) Etc: Geordie is the Producer/Director of the annual Christmas musical revue, The Advent Show. He just released his debut album “The Songs of The Rat Pack,” recorded live at Neptune Theatre.


Maria Campbell

Role: Singer/Actor Neptune: Debut Other Theatre: Robyn Hood: This Tale's Even Fairlier, Aladdin: Another Fairly Tall Tale, Abegweit: The Soul of the Island (Confederation Centre, PEI); Stan Rogers: A Matter of Heart, Harvest Moon Rising (The Guild, PEI); Anne and Gilbert (Hrbrfrnt Theatre, Vic Playhouse) Bio: I'm super excited to be performing with this group as part of this special summer programming here in Halifax. Thanks for having us, Neptune! I'm also very excited to share this next couple of hours with you. If you're not already a Stan fan you soon will be, and if you are already aware of Stan's warmth and genius – sit back, relax and enjoy the songs and stories from a man whose passion matched that of our wildest Maritime waters. Welcome to our #StanFam.

Julien Kitson

Role: Drums/Bass/Mandolin/Singer/Actor Neptune: Debut Other Theatre: Stan Rogers: A Matter of Heart, Anne & Gilbert (The Guild, PEI). Film/TV: Kooperman, La petite SéductionOther: Music PEI Acadian/Francophone Artist of the Year Nominee. Bio: At the age of 4, I taught myself to play the drums and guitar, and in 2015, I released my first recording, entitled, “Thirteen” which garnered me a Music PEI nomination for Acadian/Francophone Artist of the Year. I’ve been fortunate to have spent the last few summers performing on stage at home on PEI, and I’m looking forward to my first show here at Neptune.



Celia Koughan

Role: Choreographer/Dancer/Singer/Actor/Fiddle 2 Neptune: Debut Other Theatre: Stan Rogers: A Matter of Heart, Josie Pye in Anne & Gilbert (The Guild); Anne & Gilbert (National Arts Centre) Film/TV: The role of Anne of Green Gables on multiple NHK television shows in Tokyo, Japan. Bio: As a proud Islander from PEI, I'm extremely grateful to be back on the East Coast for the summer with my favourite people. I'm also a passionate yoga instructor, and want to thank my amazing family for supporting me in everything I do. Love & good vibes to all beings.

Adam LeBlanc

Role: Fiddle 1/Dancer/Singer/Actor Neptune: Debut Bio: Originally from New Brunswick, and a graduate of Mount Allison University, Adam moved to Halifax to further his music career. He is currently a music teacher at the Dartmouth Long & McQuade Music Education Centre. He was one of the violinists in Broadway Atlantic’s production of The Sound of Music, and has performed and taught at many festivals throughout the Maritimes. Adam is looking forward to spending time with such a wonderful cast.



Karen Lizotte
Role: Singer/Actor/Piano/Accordion Neptune: Once Other Theatre: The Roaring Girl (The Villain's Theatre); The Underpants, Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (Lions' Den Theatre); DRUM! (Brookes Diamond Productions); Cabaret (Saint John Theatre Company). Other: Waiting For the Parade (Lions' Den Theatre | Music Director). Bio: Karen is thrilled to be back at Neptune as part of the 2017 Summer Season! www.karenlizotte.com




Andrew Murray

Role: Guitar 1/Bass/Singer/Actor Neptune: Debut Bio: Andrew is an ECMA award winning guitarist, guitar instructor, songwriter, and performer, originally from Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Like Stan, Andrew spent the summers of his childhood largely in Nova Scotia, and is thrilled to be able spend the summer of 2017 here at Neptune, sharing the stage with some of his very closest friends.


Lucas Popowich

Role: Singer/Actor Neptune:Debut Other Theatre: Cannibal: The Musical (Starvox Entertainment/US Tour); Anne and Gilbert, Stan Rogers: A Matter of Heart (The Guild); Back in ’59, Spamalot (Stephenville Theatre Festival); Parade: In Concert (Lincoln Centre); Make Your Mark (Smile Theatre); Les Feux Follets 2013 (Charlottetown Festival). Other: Proud graduate of the Sheridan Musical Theatre Program. This one’s for you, Nick!


Adrian Zeyl

Role: Singer/Actor/Dancer/Guitar 2 Neptune: Debut Other Theatre: Jacques Brel...Paris (Bear and Co.); Lend Me a Tenor, Anne of Green Gables (Highlands Summer Festival); Come From Away, Theory of Relativity (Theatre Sheridan, Canadian Music Theatre Project); The Andrews Brothers (The Gladstone). Film/TV: 12 Monkeys, Transmission Part 1, Blood and Fury: America's Civil War, A Letter From the Trenches. Education: Sheridan College Musical Theatre Programme.

Leigh Ann Vardy

Role: Lighting Design Neptune: Recently I, Claudia, The Colony of Unrequited Dreams (Artistic Fraud); Salt Baby (Globe Theatre); Jesus Christ Superstar (Mayfield). Other Theatre: Recent favorite projects include As You Like It, The Diary of Anne Frank (Stratford); Metamorphoses (National Arts Centre); Anne of Green Gables (Charlottetown Festival); The God That Comes (2b theatre). When not designing, Leigh Ann teaches at the National Theatre School of Canada.


Heather Lewis

Role: Stage Manager Neptune: SM: Once, Miracle on 34th St, Shrek, Addams Family, Billy BishopInto the WoodsComedy of Errors, Frankenstein, West Side Story. ASM: Over 20 shows, including Kim's Convenience, Mary Poppins, A Christmas Carol, Legally Blonde, Wizard of Oz... Elsewhere: SM/ASM for Charlottetown Festival, Soulpepper, Angels & Heroes, 2b theatre, OneLight, Two Planks, Eastern Front, Shaw Festival, LunaSea, Mulgrave, Centaur. Etc: Love and gratitude to my family!


Patricia Vinluan

Role: Apprentice Stage Manager Neptune: Debut Other Theatre: Truth & Devotion - Savitri and Satyam (Opera Nova Scotia); Old Stock (2b Theatre Company); as a production assistant: Unconscious at the Sistine Chapel (2b Theatre Company); as a set designer: The Spanish Tragedy (Villains Theatre Company); The Colour of Courage (Anthony Sherwood Productions). Training: Dalhousie University.



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January 30 - February 18, 2018

A moving interpretation of Martin Luther King Jr.'s final night

A reimagining of Dr. King's final hours as he confronts his destiny and legacy.

February 27 -
March 18, 2018

The Musical Event of the Year!

April 10 - June 3

2017/18 Bonus Features

Makayla Lynn (Jan 18-21)

Port Cities (Feb 16-17)

Echos of Time (Apr 20-21)

A mother. A daughter. Three possible Dads.

Dance along to the music of ABBA in this ultimate feel-good show, seen by over 60 million dancing fans in more than 40 countries!

Begins April 10, 2018!