Film

Westben presents "Final Flight" Returns

Date:Sunday, September 25, 2022
Time:2 p.m.
Location:    Westben (6698 County Road 30, Campbellford)
Cost:Free (reservations required)

A screening at The Barn of the 30-minute documentary "Final Flight" by local filmmaker and recording engineer Andy Thompson about local surgeon, Dr. Adrian Hobart, a modern renaissance man who was a surgeon, boxer, writer of musicals, poet, author, actor, radio host, and pilot. The movie follows Adrian's ashes up in a weather balloon while recounting the incredible story of this hometown hero. Adrian's wife Barb will be on hand to share some memories, along with some of Adrian's favourite musicians including mezzo Kim Dafoe, tenor Keith Klassen, clarinetist Peter Shackleton and others on the 10thh anniversary year of Adrian's passing. Tickets available online, by phone at 705-653-5508 (toll-free at 1-877-883-5777) or in-person at the box office at The West Schoolhouse (6788 County Road 30, Campbellford).