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A Year With Frog and Toad

This holiday season, Neptune Theatre in Halifax presents Arnold Lobel’s beloved Tony-nominated musical A Year with Frog and Toad. The magical, enchanting musical tells the story of a friendship that endures, weathering all seasons. Recently we spoke with co-star and choreographer Laura Caswell on what audiences can expect during the run.
What are your roots?
I was born and raised in the suburbs of Ottawa, Ontario (so was my fellow co-star Mark Allan by the way!). I grew up taking dance and putting on shows in my living room. I didn't even perform in my first musical until grade 9, in a community theatre production of "Anne of Green Gables" (I was Prissy Andrews. Always the character parts). Prior to that musicals, for me, where only things that happened in movies; I obsessively watched "Annie", "Sound of Music" and "Mary Poppins" growing up.

How long have you been involved in theatre?
Like I said I didn't start doing actual productions until…
Ron Hynes 
1950 ~ 2015

Man of a Thousand Songs