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Going on Tour!

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Lesley Carlberg and How I Lost One Pound, The Musical is going on the road across Canada. The show will be presented through the various Fringe Festivals in Ottawa, Winnipeg, Edmonton and Vancouver. Show dates for Toronto have not been released yet. Show times for all shows will be posted as soon as we get them.  

How I Lost One Pound, The Musical July 2012, Toronto

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  “How I Lost One Pound, The Musical” Written & Performed by Lesley Carlberg Inspired by true events, this comedic romp is about one woman’s obsession with the scale, body image and the epic quest to find the Holy Grail of weightloss. Featuring the talents of Barbara Weigelt, Chiamaka Ugwu, Kate Abrams, Lauren Wolkowski, Melissa Verwey, Megan O’Kelly, Michelle Paré, & Rosaleen Kavanagh. Music composed by Hillary Thomson, Stephen Targett, Tony Smith Theatre Pass Muraille 16 Ryerson in Toronto (northeast of Bathurst …

Kudos & Accolades: "How I Lost One Pound, The Musical"

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I can”t tell you how much I enjoyed the preview performance!  Everything you wrote resonated deeply with me.  You see, I used to weigh 300 pounds. This musical made my heart literally sing every point, every joke, every song – you were writing about my life. JK   I LOVED the show.  As a woman and someone who has attempted to lose one pound, the parody of women”s dieting experiences was bang on. Your show was philosophical, but never heavy…hysterical, …

2012 Toronto Fringe Production

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How I Lost One Pound: The Musical (Toy Box Productions) 2012 Toronto Fringe Review By Lauren Stein If you’re looking for genuine fun at the Toronto Fringe Festival this year, you’ll find it in Toy Box Production’s How I Lost One Pound: The Musical. The Fringe is always a crap shoot when it comes to finding gems, so the best thing for any company is to drum up some good buzz to get the curiosity flowing and the audience filling. Only three days into the …

Show Time!

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ORDER ONLINE TICKETS: CLICK HERE or call  416 966 1062 and press 0 (Note: No Latecomers–they are really sticky about this–just ask Bill, Michele, Lisa & her date) “How I Lost One Pound, The Musical” Written by Lesley Carlberg Inspired by true events, this comedic romp is a collection of songs and monologues about our obsession with the scale, our image of our bodies and the notion to be less horizontally challenged. Instead, let’s sit back and relax and believe …

Auditions: for new show!

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Theatre Company: Toybox Productions Title of Production: How I Lost One Pound, The Musical This project will be performed at the 2012 Toronto Fringe Festival. It is a comedy musical about the trials, tribulations but mostly frustrations to losing weight. This is Toybox Productions fourth original musical written for the Toronto Fringe. Director’s note: We are going to have so much fun singing and dancing and playing and you are going to learn a lot about comedy, creativity, music and …

Into the Fringe 2012

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  Yay!! One of thirteen companies drawn from the lottery in my category out of 158 companies! for the 90 minute show.  1/12 odds. I thought it would be tougher to get into the 60 minute category but those odds are 1/7 odds. Anyways I’m In! with my new original show “How I Lost One Pound, The Musical”. Inspired by true events, this comedy is a collection of songs and monologues about the notion/struggle to be less horizontally challenged. http://torontoist.com/2011/11/against-the-odds-at-the-fringe-lottery/

Creativity Workshop @ Toastmasters

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What You Will Learn 1/ 8 Elements to write a more engaging Speech/Presentation 2/ 5 Ways to Wake Up Your Right Brain 3/ 3 Surefire Ways to Make People Laugh (especially me) 4/ 36 Clown Rules (Wow!) What We Will Do 1/ Be overwhelmed online casino with Inspiration 2/ Flesh Out Ideas 3/ Think as a free spirit 4/ Have LOADS of fun Meeting Time: Tuesdays, 12-1 pm Meeting Location: Rm CL3, 2nd floor, Central Library 301 Burnhamthorpe Road West, …

Come join our Vibratto Choir

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Do you secretly sing to the radio all day? Do you know you have a voice but aren’t sure where to use it? Do you love music and want to sing great songs in a friendly, supportive environment? But really, the truth is: you really just wanna be a rock star?! Come join our choir VIBRATTO for the inaurgural season of singing together. Music will be all genres online casino from rock to jazz to musical theatre.  We’ll be led …

Wheel Women of the West in the Race for Dignity

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Wheel Women of the West in the Race for Dignity Mississauga, ON – The bicycles were stationary, but participants reached the finish line several thousand kilometres away in Africa. On June 9, Lesley Carlberg, a REALTOR® with Sutton Group – Quantum Realty Inc.*, took part in the fourth annual Race for Dignity. The event benefits Dignitas International, a non-profit organization. This year, the goal was to raise $300,000, which would provide 1,250 HIV-positive Africans with medicine for a year. Lesley …

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Sutton REALTOR® Performs to Benefit Tour For Kids

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http://suttonspirit.com/2009/10/29/sutton-realtor®-performs-to-benefit-tour-for-kids/ Sutton REALTOR® Performs to Benefit Tour For Kids Mississauga, ON – Lesley Carlberg , REALTOR® with Sutton Group – Quantum Realty Inc.*, took to the stage with Barbara Jensen, a friend of seven years, on May 8, 2009. The duo performed a personal narrative that incorporated improv, stand-up, singing and dancing. Written by Lesley and Barbara themselves, the adult’s only show based on childhood dreams and adult reveries was well received by the audience at The Second City theatre. …

Stand-Up Comedy Course

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 So you wanna be funny? “They” say you can’t LEARN to be funny BUT you can LEARN to be FUNNIER. Yea, whatever. Have you always wanted to try stand-up comedy but didn’t know where to start? Do you want to be more comfortable speaking in front of a crowd? Or are you just looking for a fun night out?  Here’s your chance! Neighbourhood comedian Lesley Carlberg will be holding a weekly romp of humour and creativity to inspire the comedian hidden deep …