Thursday, July 23, 2009
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
This is for friends/members of ACT - a community theatre – current, past, and would-be interest parties ... It is notice of the Annual General Meeting of ACT.
When: Saturday 22 August - about 4:00 till mid-evening
Where: at Ben Kinder/Monique Lafontaine’s country estate in Earnscliffe
What to bring: potluck food + drink + chairs + lawn games e.g. frisbee, badminton, a ball + bug repellent. (Dinnerware and utensils will be provided.)
==> Please call (628-6105) or send a note (monique_lafontaine_1 @hotmail.com) to tell Monique Lafontaine if you’ll be attending, so that she can make arrangements for the appropriate number. She will provide you with directions to the Earnscliffe estate.
What happens: lawn games ... a potluck supper ... entertainment ... mostly chat ... but also our fairly brief business meeting – short reports, plans for the coming year, maybe some discussion of ‘issues’, election of officers
Elections: the Nominating Committee will present a slate of candidates for several positions, but there can also be nominations from the floor. The following table shows the officers, terms, and the Nominating Committee’s proposals. The positions of President, Vice-President, Treasurer, Director of Theatre, Membership Coordinator, ACT-out Coordinator, and Workshops Coordinator are to be filled at this AGM.
President - nominee: Richard Haines
(succeeding Rob Thomson) Term ends Aug/11
Vice-Pres - nominee: Rob Reddin
(completing for Richard Haines) Term ends Aug/10
Rob Thomson - Past President
(succeeding Terry Pratt) Term ends Aug/11
Janet Macdonald - Secretary
(continuing) Term ends Aug/10
Treasurer - nominee: Jennifer Long
(completing for Adam Gauthier) Term ends Aug/10
Director of Theatre - nominee: Adam Gauthier
(succeeding Paul Whelan) Term ends Aug/11
Membership Coordinator - nominee Sophia Wong
(standing for a new term) Term ends Aug/11
ACT-out - ??? Indefinite term
Monique Lafontaine - Play-readings Indefinite term
Carl Mathis - Music Indefinite term
Workshops - ??? Indefinite term
Webmaster (not a Board position) - Gerry Gray
Tuesday, July 21, 2009
John Alfred Conway
The death occurred at his late residence in Charlottetown on Monday, July 20, 2009, of John Alfred Conway, aged 54 years. Born in Charlottetown, January 17, 1955, he was the son of the late H.J. “Harry” Conway and Louise (Blanchard) Conway. He is survived by his daughter Patti, son Ryan (Shauna) and daughter Julia. Also survived by sister Lynda Campbell (Jim), Charlottetown, Paula Crockett (Orville) of Montrose, P.E., and brother Michael (Darlene) and sister Helen, Charlottetown. Resting at the Hennessey Funeral Home, completed funeral arrangements to be announced later. Online condolences may be made at http://www.islandowned.ca .
Thursday, July 16, 2009
SCRIPT READING OPPORTUNITY
Actor-Readers needed for Friday 17 July
Corin McFadden (of IMAC) is soliciting the help of actors in the community, who might be free Friday, July 17, between 7-10 p.m, to participate in a stage reading of short excerpts, from the top six screenplay finalists, for the 2nd Annual PEI International Film Festival. This will be presented at The Guild.
Those interested can contact Robbin W by phone (902) 894-9911