Leon Dubinsky Obituary: Leon Dubinsky was an actor, director, and composer who specialized in comedy.
In the 1970s and 1980s, Buddy and the Boys, a local touring band, helped Dubinsky break into the music scene. In the early 1980s, he also started The Rose and Follies of Cape Breton, an annual musical stage revue.
Leon Dubinsky Obituary
The Cape Breton Summertime Revue, another musical revue by Leon Dubinsky, made a more comprehensive national tour of Canada in the 1990s.
In recognition of his services to the local musical scene, Dubinsky received the Stompin’ Tom Connors Award from the East Coast Music Award in 2002.
He co-starred with Rick Mercer in the CBC Television teleplay My Brother Larry from 1988, and he played Cap McKenzie in the Pit Pony television series from the 1990s.
On January 17, 2023, Dubinsky passed away. His reason of death is a mystery.