Scenes from the Cemetery is returning in 2019 on September 7 & 8.

Cast and Characters

Jennie Henry (1852-1935): Youngest daughter of Thomas Henry, born in Henry House – Jane Hickey

Florence McGillivray (1864-1938): Notable female painter, contemporary of Group of 7, mentor to Tom Thomson – Betty McGowan

A Political Debate, featuring William Smith (1847-1931) and Frederick Fowke (1857-1939): The year was 1911 and the hot election topic was reciprocity (free trade) with the US. The Conservatives and Smith were against; the Liberals and Fowke were supportive.  Watch the debate unfold! – Wayne Ellis (Smith) and Paul Dobbs (Fowke)

Sarah Wigg (1845-1927): Female undertaker in the late 1800s in Oshawa – Judith Edmondson

Wong Shee Soo (1890-1947): an early Asian settler in Oshawa, sharing early 20th century Oshawa for Chinese immigrants – Michelle Liu

EA Lovell (1886-1955): Pharmacist and business owner, passionate about education. – Rick Kerr

Thank you to our partners

Oshawa Union Cemetery
Oshawa Little Theatre
The dedicated and creative cast
Rick Kerr, Creative Director