Mama Rose in "Gypsy"

I will be playing Mama Rose in “Gypsy” at the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre in the new year!
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Louise is in New York doing a reading of the new musical ‘THE LAST SHIP’

  Louise is in New York doing a reading of the new musical ‘THE LAST SHIP’ (May 2 – 11, 2013) directed by: Joe Mantello script by: John Logan and Brian Yorkey music/lyrics: Sting
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Theatre Passe Muraille Announces That They Will Open Their 2013/14 Season With A Brand New One-Woman Show Written And Conceived By Louise Pitre, Toronto

ON THE ROCKS presented by Theatre Passe Muraille written and conceived by Louise Pitre starring Louise Pitre original songs by Louise Pitre, W. Joseph Matheson and Diane Leah The grand lady of Canadian musical theatre exposes herself in this new, disarmingly personal account of a little French-Canadian girl’s journey through life and love; a high-octane…
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Louise Pitre at 54 Below, New York

    To purchase tickets for my upcoming concert on January 7, 2013 at 54 Below click here.
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Louise will be one of 3 judges in CBC’s "Over the Rainbow"!

Louise will be one of the 3 judges on the CBC television series “Over the Rainbow” (the search for Dorothy in “The Wizard of Oz”) airing September 16 to November 5, 2012 – Live!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Louise Pitre is MAME at Goodspeed Starting April 20th, 2012

Goodspeed Musicals has announced that Tony Award nominee Louise Pitre, known as Canada’s “first lady of musical theatre,” will take on the coveted role of Mame Dennis in Mame at the Goodspeed Opera House beginning April 20th. Read more>
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Toronto Life’s "50 Reasons To Love Toronto"

(Image: Shane Harrison) It takes a special kind of singer to inspire pathos with ABBA. That’s exactly what Louise Pitre did at the Royal Alex in 2000, when she poured herself into a spangled jumpsuit to play the lead in the mother of all jukebox musicals, Mamma Mia! Read more>
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2011 Dora Mavor Moore Award Nomination

I’m nominated for a Dora Mavor Moore Award for best performance by female in a leading role in a musical for “A Year With Frog and Toad.”
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2011 Toronto Critic’s Circle Award

Louise Pitre was given the Toronto Critic’s Circle Award for  best performance by female in a leading role in a musical for “A Year With Frog and Toad.” This Young Peoples Theatre show featured the tale of the Frog and the Toad and their other watery denizens for a wacky year of adventures.   The songs,…
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Louise Pitre Wins Dora Mavor Moore Award

2010 Dora Awards

I just won my 4th Dora Mavor Moore Award for “Best Performance by a Female in a Leading Role in a Musical” for my role of Mayor/Ma in “The Toxic Avenger”.   
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"Love, Loss and What I Wore"

I’m currently starring in “Love, Loss and What I Wore” at the Panasonic Theatre with Andrea Martin, Mary Walsh, Laura Brancati and Sharron Matthews. July 16 to August 7, 2010  for this first cast. For tickets, call (416) 872-1212 or (800) 461-3333 or online at www.ticketking.com For more information, visit www.lovelossonstage.ca.
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