Monday, June 10th

Songs from the Screen - Senior/Adult

Adjudicator: Kyle Blair

Songs from the Screen - Senior/Adult

Kyle Blair (he/him) is a full-time professor at St. Lawrence College (SLC) in the Music Theatre - Performance program. Kyle's courses at SLC include Music Theatre Scene Study, Vocal Auditions, Acting, and Text Analysis. Previous to his role as an instructor, Kyle worked as a professional theatre artist for 25 years. His credits include 21 seasons between the Stratford and Shaw Festivals. Roles at Stratford include Frederic (Pirates of Penzance), Lucentio (Taming of the Shrew), Will Parker (Oklahoma!), Billy Lawlor (42nd Street) and Jack (Into the Woods). Roles at Shaw include Octavius (Man and Superman), Ragueneau (Cyrano de Bergerac), The Captain (Androcles and the Lion), Oscar (Sweet Charity), Pirelli (Sweeney Todd) and Jim (Holiday Inn). Toronto credits include Musical Stage Company (John in John & Jen and Robbie in A Man of No Importance), Crow's Theatre (Pierre Laporte in Red Velvet), Young People's Theatre (Bert in Mary Poppins), and Ross Petty Productions (The Scarecrow in The Wizard of Oz). Other appearances include The National Arts Centre, Manitoba Theatre Centre, Neptune Theatre, Grand Theatre, Theatre Aquarius, Talk is Free Theatre, and Drayton Entertainment. Kyle holds an MA (University of Guelph), a BFA (University of Windsor), and is a graduate of the Stratford Festival's Birmingham Conservatory. He is the recipient of a Merritt Award (Best Actor) for his portrayal of Billy in Billy Bishop Goes to War, the Odyssey Award (Notable Career Achievement) from the University of Windsor, and the Maureen Forrester and Dora Mavor Moore awards from the Stratford Festival.


Forestview Church Without Walls - Sanctuary
3175 Dundas St W
Oakville, ON L6M 4J4

Songs from the Screen - Senior

TimeNameTitlesHome Festival
Time:1:15 PMName:Elizabeth PayneTitles:
The Girl Who Drove Away, Unauthorized Biography of Samantha Brown by Kerrigan & Lowdermilk
Dear Mr. Gable, Broadway Melody of 1938 by Monaco, Edens & McCarthy
Home Festival:Pickering GTA
Time:1:45 PMName:Anna GaudinoTitles:
Proud of Your Boy, Aladdin by Alan Menken
Taylor The Latte Boy by Zina Goldrich and March Heisler
Home Festival:Lakehead
Time:2:00 PMName:Ainsleigh MacInnisTitles:
The Girl in 14G by Jeanine Tessori
Papa Can You Hear Me?, Yentl by Michel Legrand, Marilyn Bergman and Alan Bergman
Home Festival:Ottawa Kiwanis
Time:2:45 PMName:Brooklyn ChenardTitles:
Journey to the Past, Anastasia by Lynn Arens Stephan Flaherty
When will my Life Begin , Tangled by Alan Menken
Home Festival:Barrie
Time:3:00 PMName:Sophia HunterTitles:
I Have Confidence, The Sound of Music by Richard Rodgers
Once Upon a December, Anastasia by Stephen Flaherty
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:3:15 PMName:Eleanor YeomanTitles:
Audition (The Fools who Dream), La La Land by Justin Hurwitz, Ben Pasek and Justin Paul
Always Remember Us This Way, A Star is Born (2018) by Stefani Germanotta, Natalie Hemby, Hillary Lindsey and Lori McKenna
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:3:30 PMName:Morgan HayTitles:
Poor Unfortunate Souls, Little Mermaid by Pat Carroll
Skyfall, Skyfall by Adele Adkins
Home Festival:Niagara

Songs from the Screen - Adult

TimeNameTitlesHome Festival
Time:1:30 PMName:Elaine AllenTitles:
Hopelessly Devoted To You, Grease by W. Casey
May It Be, Lord of the Rings by Enya/Roma Ryan
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:2:15 PMName:Katie TantonTitles:
Tightrope, The Greatest Showman by Pasek/Paul
They Just Keep Moving The Line, Bombshell - Songs from Smash by Shaiman/Wittman
Home Festival:Newmarket
Time:2:30 PMName:Robyn LobanaTitles:
How Far I'll Go, Moana by Lin Manuel Miranda
Lift Me Up, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever by Ludwig Göransson
Home Festival:Toronto
Time:3:45 PMName:Kristin Taylor-HeadTitles:
What Else Can I Do, Encanto by Lin-Manuel Miranda
Show Yourself, Frozen 2 by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez
Home Festival:Niagara
Time:4:00 PMName:Celine KhouriTitles:
This Wish, Disney's Wish by Julia Michaels, Benjamin Rice, JP Saxe
They Just Keep Moving The Line, Smash by Marc Shaiman
Home Festival:Niagara

4:30 PM - Workshop and Announcement of Winners – MANDATORY

Workshop will be held from approximately 4:30 pm until 6:00 pm.

Announcement of winners will happen at the end of the workshop.