Date/Time: Apr 23 @ 6:00pm
Friday and Saturday
Talk about taking a trip down memory lane. Back in March of 2009, Erin and Martin co-produced a production of The Last Five Years which ran for a limited run at The Third Space in Edmonton. The production was Directed by Kristen Finlay and Musical Direction by Brad Heintzman. Here were are, 13 years later and that many years older, re-visiting The Last Five Years.The story explores a five-year relationship between Jamie Wellerstein, a rising novelist, and Cathy Hiatt, a struggling actress. The show uses a form of storytelling in which Jamie’s story is told in chronological order (starting just after the couple have first met) and Cathy’s story is told in reverse chronological order (beginning the show at the end of the marriage). The characters do not directly interact except for a wedding song in the middle as their timelines intersect.Starring: Erin Foster O’Riordan as Cathy and Martin Galba as Jamie.Musical Direction by Joy van de Ligt, with Valerie Sim on Violin, Stefan Rumak on Guitar, Laren Steppler on Bass, Timothy Wong on Cello, Nicholas Wong on Cello and Joy van de Ligt on Piano.
How it Works: Your show ticket includes a soup AND salad, one entree from our Dinner & Show Menu, one delicious dessert and the show! You and your group will arrive at 6:00pm-6:15pm and be seated at your table in your comfortable velour seats. Please do not arrive late, late being after 6:15pm. You can order cocktails and wine off of our menu and will enjoy your soup and salad before the show begins. The first act of the show starts after everyone is seated and served their soup and salad. After Act One dinner is served along with more drinks and a bathroom break. Dessert is brought out swiftly after dinner. Act Two begins and finishes off the show which ends at approximately 9pm.
Parking: There is a paid parking lot located behind the Southside Memorial Chapel on 83rd Ave with very reasonable prices or at The Old Strathcona Parking Lot on Gateway Blvd. Our space is wheelchair accessible via the elevator at the main entrance of our building which is located beside The Ripe Tomato on Whyte Avenue. You must call us for wheelchair entry upon arrival as those doors are locked. We will come down and let you in.
Dress Code: While we have no enforced dress code, we are a 1920’s themed bar and we recommend you dress to have a roaring good time. Sparkles, glitter, glamour, and dandy attire will suit the decor of the space.
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Dinner & Show Menu
First Kiss Soup – Spiced Butternut Squash
Wedding Salad – Red kale slaw, roasted pumpkin seeds, dried cranberries, fresh strawberries and balsamic vinaigrette
Peppercorn Prime Rib – 8oz cut cooked medium rare. Served with truffle garlic mashed potatoes, seasonal vegetables and pink peppercorn sauce
Memory Lane Chicken – Grilled prosciutto wrapped chicken supreme topped with a port and fig demi-glace, garnished with goat cheese. Served with garlic mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables
Cathy’s Mahi Mahi – Cajun crusted mahi mahi with citrus herb gremolata served with sweet potato mashed and seasonal vegetables
Jamie’s Eggplant Parmesan – Layers of eggplant, Mafalda noodles, yellow and green zucchini, Parmesan, baked to perfection and served on house made marinara sauce.
Feature Cheesecake – Creamy New York style Cheesecake, your server will tell you more!
Dark Chocolate Mousse – Rich chocolate mousse, chocolate sauce, whipping cream. Topped with fresh berries and mint.
*The Last Five Years will be presented following AHS Health Guidelines relating to COVID-19. Following current bylaws, hand sanitation and a deep cleaning of our space between every seating is strictly enforced. We do one seating of 65 people max for each show.
This event is fully booked.