Talented actors to bring characters to life
PICTOU, N.S. — The upcoming musical, Voyage: A Journey of Hope, features some of the best talent in the local arts community. Leah McPherson, a featured performer at the Stars of the Festival concerts, takes on the main female role of Mary who is the love interest of Rory, played by Luke MacIsaac, who is currently studying voice at Memorial University in St. John’s, N.L.
Other actors and musicians include Randy Gilby, Marj Macdonald, Sally O’Neill, Murray McLaren and local fiddling sensation Amelia Parker, who recently placed second in her age group at the Canadian Old Time Fiddling Championships in Shelburne, Ont.