Ross Douglas Live at the Penticton Art Gallery!
Ross Douglas is an award winning songwriter and a most entertaining performer.The Beatles changed his life at a very early age. He initially pursued a career in musical theatre playing Brad Majors in the first Canadian production of The Rocky Horror Show and performing on Broadway and touring much of the world as Pianist/ narrator of the historic Canadian theatrical hit “Billy Bishop Goes to War”. He won a Jessie award for Best Musical Direction for his work in Vancouver’s “Angry Housewives” and spent 9 years as writer/ musical director/ performer at the Theatre Royal in Barkerville.
Writing all the while, he has produced 4 albums of original song full of wit, heart, story and a whole host of influences. His song “Candlelight “recently placed first in the Open Category of the 2018 International Acoustic Music Awards Song Writing Contest. One reviewer called it “A gorgeous slice of tenderness which radiates sincerity and humanity. “
A solo performer- he has a voice that reminds many of Stan Rogers. He accompanies himself on piano, guitar, and ukulele. And he performs with great gusto - as one audience member recently put it “What variety! I’ve not been this entertained in – well - too frickin long”
At last count, he has fans in 115 countries and territories around the world.
Doors at 7pm, show at 7:30pm