DEBRA HALE STARS AS NATALIE IN LUNENBURG BY NORM FOSTER
Debra is returning to Cow Patti Comedy Dinner Theatre for a third Norm Foster show. She previously swung a golf club in THE LADIES FOURSOME then in 2018 played 3 different women in HERE ON THE FLIGHT PATH. This past year she premiered WHERE YOU ARE with the playwright as her daughter, no pressure there! She enjoys working with CPTC (of course!) and Upper Canada Playhouse in Ontario where she’s worked with LUNENBURG’S director, Donnie Bowes, in several shows including: A BEDFULL OF FOREIGNERS, HOTBED HOTEL, THE AMOROUS AMBASSADOR, THE SENSUOUS SENATOR (I’m sensing a theme!) PERFECT WEDDING and LUNENBURG by Norm Foster.
Elsewhere she’s performed in SEXY LAUNDRY and LOOKING (1000 Islands Playhouse), Goodnight Desdemona, Goodmorning Juliet (Magnus), SOMETHING DRASTIC (Tarragon), STORM WARNING (Lighthouse, Magnus, Theatre In Port, Toronto’s Walmer Centre), NOISES OFF (Port Hope Fest), A FLEA IN HER EAR (Drayton) and 7 STORIES (Sudbury Theatre). She also toured widely with her comedy, FREEDOM 85! See Hi-D Theatre for details. Enjoy your trip to Nova Scotia!
Debra Answers The Hard Questions
How many years have you been in the “business?”
First professional job at age 16
Favorite Norm Foster play you have performed
Storm Warning, over 100 performances in 4 theatres
Favorite thing about Alberta
The Rocky Mountains
Favorite food /dish from the Maritimes
Scallops and Crab’s legs
Favorite Norm Foster line from one of his play
From Storm Warning, “I mean it’s a vagina, not a Pez Dispenser” Now that’s how you stop a show!
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Favorite song/band from the Maritimes
Great Big Sea
Current favorite Canadian television show
Favorite CBC Radio Programming
Favorite thing about working for Cow Patti
The Audiences are fantastic
What is your favorite “famous moment” in business?
Performing in Freedom 85! which I wrote and toured
Who is your favorite famous actor/actress you have worked with?