The Rocky Horror Show 2019 (Image courtesy of MainLine Theatre)
MONTREAL, October 21st, 2020 – MainLine Theatre is thrilled to deliver the #RockyMainLine spirit to your living rooms from October 26-31 with a jam-packed week of online activities.
While the Montreal theatre community may not be able to gather in excitement this year for MainLine’s annual production of Richard O’Brien’s The Rocky Horror Show, that won’t stop it from having fun! With events for both Rocky fanatics and Frankie fans, everyone is welcome to join the alumni cast and artistic team in our tradition of raising money for MainLine with this jam-packed week of events.
The lineup includes a Rocky Horror Trivia Night hosted by Kenny Streule, a Time Warp dance session with choreographer and musical theatre maven Debbie Friedmann, a 5à7 with MainLine Theatre’s Executive and Artistic Director Amy Blackmore, a Rocky Lipsync Competition, and a Rocky Watch Party that includes a #RockyMainLine cast Q&A
The Rocky Horror Show (Image courtesy of MainLine Theatre)
Rocky Horror Trivia Night
Monday, October 26 (7:30pm-9pm)
Are you ready to show us your Rocky knowledge? A majority of the questions will be based on the original film and the Rocky fandom, with a special category about #RockyMainline. Get your trivia glasses ready for this brain-testing session!
Learn The Time Warp with Debbie Friedmann
Tuesday, October 27 (8pm-9:15pm)
But listen closely… to 2019 #RockyMainline choreographer Debbie Friedmann! Join Debbie and learn the moves to MainLine’s version of the infamous “Time Warp” (no tap shoes required!). This dance event is open to all levels of dancers.
5à7 with Amy Blackmore
Wednesday, October 28 (5pm-7pm)
Learn how to make some amazing cocktails and mocktails with MainLine Theatre’s Executive and Artistic Director. Join Amy (and her special guests!) for chats and drinks, and connect with fellow Rocky fans. If cocktails/mocktails aren’t for you, feel free to join us with the beverage of your choice!
Rocky Lipsync Competition
Friday, October 30 (8pm-9:30pm)
Do you dream of being on the stage as your favourite Rocky character? Well, we may not be able to give you a literal stage, but we can give you a virtual one! See the individual event below or the Google form for instructions on how to sign up, or join us in the audience and cheer on your fellow Rocky fans. The deadline to register is October 23.
For the Lipsync Call for Artists, click here: https://forms.gle/W48tmMvR37hCUkMh7
Hosted by: Hanna Nes and Zach Sykes, Janet and Brad from #RockyMainLine 2019.
Rocky Watch Party and Cast Q&A
Saturday, October 31 (7:40pm-10pm)
Join us at 7:40pm for a Q&A Panel with past cast and crew members from #RockyMainline, and then a movie watch party at 8pm! Due to Facebook and Youtube regulations, we are unable to stream the movie live, but that won’t stop us from yelling out our best callbacks. At 8pm, we will announce to start your movies, and then a comment section will remain open for callbacks, comments, and to connect with fellow movie watchers!
18+ (adult content), English.
Oct 26-31, www.mainlinetheatre.ca
Don’t be basic like Janet. Get your passes today!
$15 pass: https://bit.ly/3j7bRsB
$25 pass: https://bit.ly/34eVcPx
With two All-Access Pass Prices to choose from, audiences are invited to choose what price they want to pay. Once a pass is purchased, the patron will receive an email with instructions.