Awards and Praise


Commissioner’s Awards Presented to (then) co-owners Lyall Murdoch & Marilyn Murdoch by Doug Bell, Commissioner

Canadian Tourism Medallion Presented by Bea Firth, Minister of Tourism on behalf of David P. Smith, Minister of State for Tourism for “outstanding service to Canadian and World Tourism”

CKRW Little Guy Award Presented to Grant Simpson and Lyall Murdoch for community spirit, promotional excellence, and professionalism for the benefit of Yukon residents and visitors.

Heritage Award Lifetime Achievement Award presented by the Yukon Historical and Museums Association for “long-standing contribution to the awareness and interpretation of the Yukon’s history.” (see story below)


National Geographic Magazine double page photograph pages 548, 549 April, 1978 text page 578

Chatelaine Magazine Gaslight Follies/Frantic Follies were rated #3 of the top ten summer theatres in Canada

















Archie Comic Book. Veronica is mistaken for the replacement dancer, February, 1991 and finds herself onstage at the Frantic Follies.

Jeopardy! The Frantic Follies Vaudeville Revue was a 1998 Jeopardy Tournament of Champions answer.