RAISED IN: Sault Ste. Marie, ON FOR THE CENTRE: Most Charlottetown Festival shows since 1990. Anne™ tour to Japan (1991). OTHER: Member, Toronto Symphony (since 1999). Previous positions, National Ballet Orchestra, orchestras in Mexico City and Halifax. Freelance (Toronto): Esprit Orchestra, New Music Concerts, Canadian Opera Company, Toronto Bach Consort. Jim is an avid road cyclist, something he learned to love over the summers in PEI!
HOURS OF OPERATION
Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday – 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday – 8:00 AM – 8:30 PM
Sometimes referred to as sensory-friendly experiences, Relaxed Performances give the opportunity for those with various sensitivities towards sensory stimuli to experience and enjoy live theatre.
These performances will be designed in a way to be more comfortable for audience members who may experience anxiety or are not comfortable with some aspects of a traditional theatre setting. This can include people on the Autism Spectrum and their families; those with sensory and communicative disorders or learning disabilities; people with Tourette’s syndrome; someone who might need to move often due to chronic pain or to use the facilities; or even parents with toddlers.
Relaxed Performances offered during the 2021 Charlottetown Festival: