From Humble Beginnings

On a dark and stormy night in September 1989, that may have also involved wine, two Russell residents, Kate Wilkinson and Connie McLeese, decided that an amateur theatre and musical group was needed in Russell. So after the weather cleared they put up a notice at the Post Office, calling a general meeting of all those interested in putting on a Christmas play and starting a performing arts group.

The rest is, as they say, history ...

2016-2017 RAPA Board

President - Bill McInnis

Vice President - Mike Moreau

Treasurer - Cynthia MacRae

Secretary - Tammy McKinley

Members at Large

Debbie Brink
Jane Brownrigg
Joyce Chartrand
Maria Chesser
Anemone Fritzen
Kevin Kennedy
Carolyn Patterson
Dave Rama
JF Royer
Jacqueline ten Hartog
John Tobias
Kim Wijsman

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