Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Quest University Canada Multipurpose Room
Well-known Canadian actor, singer and writer, Sandy Winsby, currently an Artist-in-Residence at Quest, will perform songs and scenes from modern musical theatre shows and read from his work-in-progress, An Evening with Charles Dickens and Friends.
Winsby has worked in theatres across Canada and on Broadway, touring through the United States and in Germany.
Before moving to Stratford, Ontario, he performed with the Arts Club Theatre, The Vancouver Playhouse and extensively with Vancouver Opera.
Winsby has performed with the Stratford Festival (four seasons), the Charlottetown Festival (six seasons) and the Shaw Festival.
On Broadway, he was seen in Jesus Christ Superstar and Ragtime.
Winsby was in the original Canadian productions of CATS, Les Miserables, Beauty and the Beast, Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber, Evangeline, and Kinky Boots. Shows he has written or co-written include: The Four Stars, The Little Match Girl, Canadian Café, Robin Hood — the Art of Deception, The Road to Ontario, and An Hour with Gilbert and Sullivan.