Island produced musical freely based on a novel by  H.G. Wells. Starring Antonio Gradanti and Kathy McIntyre, supported by a cast of 54 (yes, 54), Moonbound! follows an eccentric Victorian scientist and a hard-nosed London businesswoman on a surprise trip to the moon. There they find an unusual civilization living on the surface – and an even more extraordinary one living underground.

Tickets cost $18 for Adults, $15 for students, and $10 for Children, with a special family rate for two adults and two children of $40. Tickets are on sale online at http://moonboundmusical. com or by phone at 250-714-4476 or 1-855-757-9216. Tickets for the Gabriola performances are also on sale at Gabriola Artworks, and for Nanaimo performances at Harbour City Music (615 Townsite Rd., Nanaimo).