1986-1987 Season

Artistic Director: Don Jordan


Don’t Bother Me, I Can’t Cope


October 1 – 12, 1986

Centaur Theatre

Written by Micki Grant

Conceived by Vinnette Carrol

Directed by Don Jordan




Don Jordan

Diane Thornhill

Phillip Cole

Maxime Lafontant

Sandra Wilson

Gisele Zamor

Linda Niles

Michelle Stennett

Mac Thornhill


Assistant Director/Stage Manager: Edward Smith III

Choreography: Phillip Cole & Don Jordan

Music Consultation: Warren Williams & Jockamoca Music

Lighting: Eric Mongerson

Set: Paul Martel

Sound: Alan Taylor

Photograpgy: Gary Freeman



Fool for Love


December 2 – 14, 1986

Written by Sam Shepard

Directed by Stephane Zarov



Sonja Biddle
Jack Langedijk
Philip Cole
Norris Dominique
Old Man

Accompanied by Tristan Tondino on slide guitar


Assistant Director/ Costume & Set Design: Carrie Foster

Lighting Design & Technical Director: Andrew Calamatas

Stage Manager: Joy Temple

Set Painter: Tristan Tondino



God’s Trombones – A Black Gospel Musical


February 20 – March 1, 1987

Union United Church

Written by James Weldon Johnson



Walter Borden

Special Guest Soloists

Linda Niles

Mac Thornhill

Delores Thornhill


The Chancel Choir

Choir Director: Robert Kent





Invisible Kids


School Tour 1987




Our 1st annual Vision Celebration Gala honoured musician Oscar Peterson with the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Achievement Award.

SCANNED FROM THE TORONTO STAR LIBRARY *U42 GRAPHIC Oscar Peterson. Photo by Patti Gower/Toronto Star, 1991 Patti Gower/star file photo Canadian jazz great Oscar Peterson is one of many absent from a Black History Month display in Scarborough. Only American entertainers and artists are featured. (20040209, page A17); PATTI GOWER TORONTO STAR FILE PHOTO Oscar Peterson's musical legacy was celebrated at a Carnegie Hall tribute concert in June, featuring an all-star lineup of jazz musicians. (20071226, page A21)