EXCLUSIVE: Soulpepper to Celebrate Canada Day in New York City
The Canadian troupe brings their shows to Manhattan.
Toronto's Soulpepper Theater Company, which is bringing a season of new Canadian theater to the Pershing Square Signature Center in July, will celebrate Canada Day on July 1 when the Canadian Consulate hosts the company's opening ceremonies.
Canadian Consul Phyllis Yaffe and Soulpepper artistic director Albert Schultz will preside over the daylong presentation that features True North: A Concert of Canada, as well as the American debuts of the comedy Kim's Convenience, and the drama Of Human Bondage. The July 1 celebration will conclude with a concert and reception at Signature Theatre.
Soulpepper's summer season, under the title Soulpepper on 42nd Street, in New York runs July 1-29.