Shakespeare by the Sea: 2022 Summer Season

Shakespeare by the Sea’s 2022 Summer Season runs July 15th to September 4th, 2022

Atlantic Canada’s long-running outdoor theatre is back! 

Managing Artistic Director Jesse MacLean is overjoyed to be welcoming audiences back to Point Pleasant Park for our 29th season in Point Pleasant Park! 


Cinderelly! The Musical

A Collective Creation by SBTS Halifax

Directed by: Jesse MacLean

Music & Lyrics by: Amos Crawley, Johnny Eaton, and the Cast

Running July 15th to September 4th, 2022

Starring Shanoa Phillips as Cinderelly!

Yee-Haw! Shakespeare By The Sea’s popular “family show” offering returns to Point Pleasant Park for the first time since 2019, with the hilarious original musical, Cinderelly! 

 Set in the fictional rural town of Rattlesnake Gulch, Cinderelly! The Musical is a wacky take on the classic fairy tale with guaranteed laughs for the whole family, and a catchy countrified score that will have you tapping your toes all night!



By Willaim Shakespeare

Directed by Drew Douris-O’Hara 

Running August 5th to September 3rd, 2022

Starring Deivan Steele as Prince Hamlet!

Shakespeare’s great dramatic masterpiece pits the Prince of Denmark against the royal family when the ghost of Hamlet’s father reveals the truth behind his mysterious death. Often cited as the most quoted play in the English language, HAMLET is a riveting tale of love, loss, and revenge.

Acting Company

Misha Bakshi

Daniel Briere

Jade Douris-O’Hara

Drew Douris-O’Hara

Raeesa Lalani

Melanie Leon

Shanoa Phillips

Amy Reitsma

Deivan Steele

Garry Williams

Creative Team

Director of Cinderelly! The Musical – Jesse MacLean

Director of Hamlet – Drew Douris-O’Hara

Music Director – Shanoa Phillips

Choreographer of Cinderelly! The Musical –  Jade Douris-O’Hara

Costume Designer – Oliver Dorais-Flemming

Technical Director – Ell Zagar

Puppet Master for Hamlet – Logan Robins

Fight Director for Hamlet – Dylan Brentwood

Production Stage Manager – Olivia Rankin

Costume Assistant – Jaida Lapsley

Dramaturgy for Cinderelly! The Musical – Aaron Jan and Jacob Sampson

Mental Health Consultant for Hamlet – Ali Joy Richardson

Season Producer – Rebecca Wolfe

PR/Media Coordinator – Kat Jones

Front of House Manager – Trisha Dhar Malik

See for tickets and more information.

Cinderelly! Content Warnings: Cartoon Guns and Potty Humour

Hamlet Content Warnings: Discussion of Suicide, Staged Violence and Death, Fake Blood, Ghosts, Distorted Sounds

For interviews, reviews, and questions contact:

Rebecca Wolfe

Season Producer

(902) 422-0295

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