A Call To Arms

A Call To Arms played to sold-out audiences in September, 2017. This was a first for Atlantic Light Theatre, who created this passion project and brought on the creative team to make it happen. This heartwarming musical is based real-life hero Stephen Norris the Norris family of Three Arms Island. Directed by Jacinta Mackey-Graham and Doug Vaughan this compelling story moved audiences through laughter and tears. A Call To Arms was written by playwright Petrina Bromley with music created by composer Ged Blackmore, orchestrations by Bill Brennan, lighting design by Clar Doyle and set design by Jim Hoskins.


Bravo to our entire cast, crew and musicians! A huge thank you to local audiences who believed in this project.


Watch this to find out more!

Follow us on Facebook for details, casting and ticket info.


Buy Tickets

September 29-30, 2017 · Holy Heart Theatre, 55 Bonaventure Ave.
Box Office: 709-579-4424


Screen Shot 2017-09-22 at 9.22.43 AM

Partial Cast List

Stephen Norris: John Williams

James Norris : Michael Coady

Mary Norris: Alexis Koetting

Hannah Aylward: Sarah Loveys

Hannah Aylward (the older): Sheila Redmond

Fr. Tom Nangle: Jeff Simms

Mrs. Wells: Abra Whitney

Phonse Fitzpatrick: Kyle Dalton

Bern Carroll : Chris Dunn

Leo Fitzpatrick: Jake Fisher

Nell Jackman: Robin Whiffen

Fanny Batstone: Emily Thompson King

James Donnelly: Kade Bailey

Gus O’Brien: Patrick Stokes