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CBC Radio All In A Day Interview with Louise Pitre – From Paris to Broadway via the NAC

April 6, 2017

Alan Neal of CBC Radio All In A Day, interviews Louise Pitre on April 5, 2017. Louise Pitre, star of Les Miz, Piaf and Mamma Mia, brings her fine sense of musical drama to the NAC April 6-8. She dropped by the All in a Day studio. Listen to audio via CBC link  

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LOUISE PITRE WITH JACK EVERLY AND THE NAC ORCHESTRA

March 24, 2017

Louise is happy to return to the National Arts Centre for a reunion with famed conductor Jack Everly with whom she has collaborated to create this French themed concert “FROM PARIS TO BROADWAY”. NAC Southam Hall, April 6th, 7th and 8th, 2017. More ticket info click here Photograph: Marc J. Franklin/Playbill

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Louise Pitre’s Dream Gig Aboard Playbill’s BROADWAY ON THE HIGH SEAS 2017

March 9, 2017

Well it doesn’t happen very often – actually it has never happened – that I am asked to do one performance on a 7-day cruise. One concert and one on-stage chat. That’s it. The bonus: my husband came with me! This is one of those dream gigs. Yes you have to do a concert….but the…

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Louise Pitre From Broadway with Love

Louise Pitre || FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE

February 1, 2017

Louise Pitre || FROM BROADWAY WITH LOVE Performing Cabaret Style Friday, February 3, 2017, 7:30pm Living Arts Centre RBC Theatre | Mississauga, ON An intimate evening of love songs including “La vie en rose” and more favourites…

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Louise Pitre From Broadway with Love

Louise Pitre – From Broadway with Love

January 18, 2017

Showtime: Friday, February 3, 2017 Location: RBC Theatre – Living Arts Centre, Mississauga Tickets: $30.00 – $50.00 (HST included, service fees extra) Join Canada’s First Lady of Musical Theatre for an intimate evening of Broadway love songs such as Over the Rainbow, Embraceable You, I Can’t Give You Anything but Love, I’m Always Chasing Rainbows, You Made Me Love You…

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MAMMA MIA!

31 Longest Running Broadway Shows

January 9, 2017

Flip through the slides of the longest Broadway runs to date: MAMMA MIA! # 8 with 5,773 performances. Click HERE for Playbill link.

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DOUBLE PRIDE IN BEING CANADIAN!!!!

January 1, 2017

Happy Birthday Canada! Sharing my version of our national anthem. A duet with myself in both languages. DOUBLE PRIDE IN BEING CANADIAN!!!! click here to listen to « O Canada »

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FIERTÉ DOUBLE D’ÊTRE CANADIENNE!!!!

January 1, 2017

Bonne fête Canada! Voici ma version de notre hymne national. Un duo bilingue avec moi-même. FIERTÉ DOUBLE D’ÊTRE CANADIENNE!!!! cliquez ici pour écouter l’   « Ô Canada »  

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Louise Pitre Chasing Rainbows Florida Tour 2017

LOUISE PITRE PART POUR LA FLORIDE AVEC SON NOUVEAU CONCERT “CHASING RAINBOWS”

December 30, 2016

AVEC DIANE LEAH AU PIANO ELLE CHANTERA UN PROGRAMME DE CHANSONS CÉLÈBRES DE JUDY GARLAND ET RACONTERA PLUSIEURS HISTOIRES À SON SUJET. UNE SOIRÉE ÉLECTRIQUE, COMIQUE ET ÉMOTIONNELLE.  4-5-6 & 7 janvier, 2017 billetterie & information:  www.louisepitre.com/#events

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Louise Pitre Chasing Rainbows Florida Tour 2017

LOUISE PITRE IS HEADING TO FLORIDA WITH HER NEW CONCERT “CHASING RAINBOWS”

December 30, 2016

ACCOMPANIED BY DIANE LEAH AT THE PIANO SHE WILL SING MANY OF JUDY GARLAND’S FAMOUS SONGS AND TELL MANY MEMORABLE STORIES ABOUT THIS ICON’S LIFE AND CAREER. A CHARGED EVENING OF COMEDY AND EMOTION. 2017 January 4,5,6,7  Visit www.louisepitre.com / Events 

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Next Stop SARASOTA, FLA *Your Top 7 Things to Do: Dec. 29-Jan. 4

December 30, 2016

Louise Pitre at the Glenridge | Wednesday, Jan 4, 2017  –  8:00pm.  The Broadway actress, nominated for a Tony Award for her star turn in the original Broadway production of Mamma Mia!, brings her “Chasing Rainbows” cabaret show to the Glenridge, featuring songs made famous by the late, great Judy Garland. GPACTix.com Read full article  

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The hottest tickets in town: Five things to do in Toronto

December 15, 2016

A Coal Mine Christmas features a dramatic reading of Dylan Thomas’s iconic poem A Child’s Christmas in Wales by the great enunciator Kenneth Welsh and a curious holiday concert from the chanteuse and non-conformist Louise Pitre. Globe and Mail  

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COAL MINE CHRISTMAS IS SOLD OUT

December 7, 2016

COAL MINE CHRISTMAS 2016 in Toronto is sold out thank you! Anywhere from 1-10 rush seats $25 cash at the door each night – your last shot to get in!  www.coalminetheatre.com

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…memories from the original Mamma Mia! star’s internationally successful theatrical career.

December 5, 2016

Louise Pitre Recalls the Night Cosette Forgot to Wear Her Wig Onstage. And four other memories from the original Mamma Mia! star’s internationally successful theatrical career. PLAYBILL – Andrew Gans (Dec 2, 2016) Read article 

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Have yourselves a Coal Mine Christmas

December 3, 2016

December 13-23, 2016  |  A Coal Mine Christmas  | COAL MINE THEATRE, TORONTO Small theatre brings Louise Pitre and Kenneth Welsh together in alternative holiday show. But the place to be this December might once again be a storefront start-up. A Coal Mine Christmas, the holiday show at the 100-seat Coal Mine Theatre on Danforth Ave.,…

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Louise Pitre A Coal Mine Christmas

A COAL MINE CHRISTMAS

November 21, 2016

December 13-23, 2016 Louise has created a one-act Christmas concert for COAL MINE THEATRE. The second act presents Kenneth Welsh reading A Child’s Christmas in Wales. We are excited to present our first ever holiday-themed show. Focusing on Christmas memories that are happy and sad, festive and mournful, but ultimately hopeful, A COAL MINE CHRISTMAS…

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Exclusive: Louise Pitre Leads All-Female La Mancha Set in Women’s Prison

November 17, 2016

Gordon Greenberg directs the workshop that resets the Tony-winning musical in a women’s prison. by Adam Hetrick, Playbill.com Nov 17, 2016 The Tony-winning 1965 musical Man of La Mancha is getting a fresh interpretation in Toronto. Holiday Inn director and co-writer Gordon Greenberg has assembled an all-female cast for his new workshop staging that resets…

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"RIVER" at the Grand Theatre

September 15, 2016

RIVER follows the arch of a love affair through Joni Mitchell’s classic songs. The show runs Oct 18 – Nov 5, 2016 at The Grand Theatre, London, ON. It stars three great singing talents, Louise Pitre, Emm Gryner and Brendan Wall performing all Joni Mitchell songs. Allen MacInnis (creator/director), Greg Lowe (MD/arranger). More info and also a…

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Critter Award in Calgary Theatre’s The Little Prince

June 9, 2016

Louise has just won a Critter Award for best supporting actress in a musical for her portrayal of the Snake in “The Little Prince” at Theatre Calgary (Jan-Feb. 2016). The Little Prince at Calgary Theatre is a reworking of a production first originating in England in 2010. It is also  a story and show that Louise…

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Louise Pitre in Gypsy as Mama Rose

"Gypsy" Rave Reviews!

February 19, 2014

  ‘Gypsy’ comes up a winner at Chicago Shakespeare    Superb cast propels dazzling musical – Chicago Sun-Times | 15 Feb 2014 | Hedy Weiss “Were this “Gypsy” not part of a subscription series it could easily run for years.” Louise Pitre is `astonishing!’ “And when it comes time for her great, angry confession/tirade, “Rose’s Turn,” she…

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