Made in Canada: The Musical
Our Players are PEOPLE who are developmentally challenged and through our exciting Dine & Dream Theatre dinner and show, they enhance their life skills and embrace life to the fullest.
For some who never spoke before, through the confidence that they have gained by being part of our exciting program, they now have a voice. They speak out and have become strong supporting members of society.
For young people who have lost their way to addiction, Famous PEOPLE players gives them the second chance they need to succeed and for all students who come to the theatre, we help them reach their full potential and enrich their minds to make this world a better place.
Our philosophy is that everyone, no matter who you are, has a disability. We all have challenges in life and through the performances on stage and around the world Famous PEOPLE Players inspires people to achieve more.
Our mission is to make this world a better place ….a grateful mind is a GREAT mind. Famous PEOPLE Players truly is ‘Where Special Happens’.
More About Famous PEOPLE Players
Famous PEOPLE Players is a Canadian treasure...
What you see is sensational, what you don't see is inspirational, as most of the players who make up this exciting theatre company are people with special needs.
Famous PEOPLE Players was founded by member of the Order of Canada, Diane Dupuy to integrate people who are developmentally challenged into the community.
The story of Famous PEOPLE Players was made into a CBS Movie of the Week, titled "Special People," which aired to rave reviews. Famous PEOPLE Players are known for their exquisite black light, glow in the dark performances that have wowed audiences to their feet. From Radio City Music Hall, Broadway and around the world, Famous PEOPLE Players is where special happens.
We are a not for profit charitable organization under PEOPLE PLAYERS INC. under the Income Tax Act of Canada (No..11909 0959 RR0001)
What Your Support Means
As a not for profit charitable organization we rely on the generosity and support of our patrons and the community and we are now looking for continued support as we embark on a new project for 2017.
With the support of generous donors we have raised 50% of our initial goal. Famous PEOPLE Players needs funding of $50,000 for our up-and-coming project, Made in Canada: The Musical in celebration of Canada's 150th Birthday.
A beautiful maple leaf voiced by Dan Aykroyd comes to life and takes you on a musical journey from province to province. You will be WOWED with the animation of dancing potatoes from Prince Edward Island to Tulips and Fleur De Lis that grow right before your very eyes. From across the Prairies to good old Vancouver Town. Don't miss this all-Canadian Production! It features a life size puppet of Justin Trudeau that will blow out all the 150 candles for Canada's Birthday Bash!
Made in Canada will premiere at our Dine & Dream Theatre in Toronto so checkout our websites for reservations and more information about our productions and history!
P.S. On our home page watch the Rick Mercer Report and see for yourself why we are a Canadian Treasure that brought integration to the forefront of the world.
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