THE STORY OF THE ABBIE TABLE:
Morgan Murray has written an article on the Abbie Table. You can read it here.
SCROOGE IN 'THE 'CHRISTMAS CAROL:
Andy Jones will be playing 'Scrooge' in the National Art Centre's English Theatre Christmas show "A Christmas Carol" Dec 1-31, 2016
SUN Jul 10 in St. John's and Tors Cove:
1.) 12:45pm Queen Of Paradise's Garden (puppet show) will be performed at the Tombolo Festival at the Arts and Culture Centre mezzanine (Andy Jones, Mary-Lynn Bernard, Monique Tobin)
2.) 3:00pm Queen Of Paradise's Garden (puppet show) will be performed at the FIVE ISLAND ART GALLERY in Tors Cove (Andy Jones, Mary-Lynn Bernard, Monique Tobin)
Friday July 15 in Bonavista
"RARE BIRDS" a feature Film will be screened followed by a discussion with actor Andy Jones at the Garrick Theatre in the evening in Bonavista
Sat Jul 16
in Bonavista and English Harbour:
2:00pm Queen Of Paradise's Garden (puppet show) will be performed at the brand new Paddy Barry Photography Gallery in Bonavista (Andy Jones, Mary-Lynn Bernard, Monique Tobin)
JACK AND THE GREEN MAN -A NEW CHILDRENS BOOK WILL BE RELEASED Tuesday October 11 at 5:00-7:00
Sun Jul 17 English Harbour:
2pm – 5pm Opening Display Of Abbie Table In English Harbour Arts
Centre (Andy Jones, Deb Wickwire)
Abbie Table exhibition runs til September 30, 2016 in English Harbour Trinity Bay
THE ABBIE TABLE is the illuminated manuscript version of the story "Growing Up, Up In Cove" by Abbie Ellis Whiffen, written into the surface of a 10ft table. The Abbie Table is available at other times for school and community event bookings, and is a genuine treat for kids and adults alike.
PUPPET SHOW AND WORKSHOPS Andy currently tours The Queen of Paradise's Garden Puppet Show to schools, theatres and community events.
THE PUPPET SHOW The Queen of Paradise's Garden which is 35 minutes long, has toured to over forty schools and theatres in Newfoundland and was presented by The Banff Centre, The National Arts Centre in Ottawa, The STAGES Festival in Halifax, the Toronto ‘HarbourKIDS’ Festival, Vertigo Theatre in Calgary, Market Hall Theatre in Peterborough, and the March Hare Festival in Corner Brook. This year it toured for 15 performances to the Central Nova School district in Newfoundland as well as to High Park Alternate School and Bisohp Strachan School in Toronto.
STORY TELLING FESTIVAL OF TORONTO 2017; Andy Jones will be performing at this famous fest in Toronto, April, 2017.
KINGSTON WRITERS FESTIVAL September 28 - October 2, 2016www.kingstonwritersfest.ca
STORY TELLING WORKSHOPS Andy also has extensive experience in traditional Newfoundland storytelling and is available for school, community and workshop bookings to that effect.