Barkerville’s Theatre Royal is hitting the road around the province with their Phoenix tour.

The 10 stop tour by the Newman and Wright Theatre Company is promoting Barkerville and giving people a taste of what it’s like to visit the gold rush town.

One of the stops is 100 Mile House where the troupe will be performing as a fundraiser for the 100 Mile Performing Arts society. The troupe has been to 100 Mile before. After the 2017 wildfires, the group came to 100 Mile for a benefit performance.

The Phoenix Tour brings “Mrs. McGinleys Gold Rush Variety Show ” to Williams Lake May 9, 100 Mile House May 10, and ends the tour in Ashcroft May 12.

This is the full tour venue:

  • May 3 – Wells – Sunset Theatre 7:30 pm
  • May 5 – Prince George – Northern FanCom – performance – 1:30 pm
  • May 6 – Burns Lake – School show – – LDSS MPR – 7:30 pm
  • May 7 – Vanderhoof – school show NVSS – 7 pm
  • May 8 – Fraser Lake- 7 p.m.
  • May 9 – Williams Lake – NCLGA – 1-hour performance
  • May 10 – 100 Mile House – Martin Exeter Hall, 7 pm
  • May 11 – Valemount – Community Theatre – 7:30 show
  • May 12 – Ashcroft – Ashcroft Hub – 7 p.m.