HEADLINE: THERE’S NO COVER TO BLOW IN TARRAGON THEATRE’S SEASON OPENER    

Rebecca Northan is up to her old tricks on Bridgman Avenue once again after her international hit, Blind Date, closed the 2016/17 season with a…

20 Questions With…Alexandra Herzog

20 Questions With…Alexandra Herzog

When a festival performer winds down the summer with one of the hottest musicals brimming with beautiful, moving song and dance numbers, it’s a welcoming…

MIDDLETOWN

MIDDLETOWN

There’s nothing like the arena sculpted setting of the Jackie Maxwell Studio Theatre to share an intimate mediation on facets of existence. In Middletown, an…

PARTY TODAY, PANIC TOMORROW

PARTY TODAY, PANIC TOMORROW

With high water levels making Toronto feel a bit like Venice in recent months and the official countdown underway bringing an end to the dog…

1837:  THE FARMERS’ REVOLT

1837:  THE FARMERS’ REVOLT

It’s not uncommon for a theatre company to have a show that doesn’t quite fit in with the rest of its season’s programming. 1837: The…

HEADLINE:  ‘SHAPING STORIES’ AT FACTORY THEATRE  FEATURES DANCE AND CUTTING BLACK COMEDY

Artistic Director Nina Lee Aquino is proud to announce the Factory 2017-2018 Season. The highly successful and critically acclaimed Naked Season of 2015-2016 challenged Canadian classics by…

HEADLINE:  AN OCTOROON TICKLES WHILE MIDDLETWOWN HYPNOTIZES

There’s no describing the feeling of a theatre company’s final dash to the season programming finish line.  And with An Octoroon and Middletown putting bums…

VIMY

VIMY

Debate it until the cows come home but each and every one of us is on a mission to achieve something.  Alone as we may…

ANDROCLES AND THE LION 

ANDROCLES AND THE LION 

Some say director Tim Caroll must have fallen down a staircase and suffered a nasty bump on the head for some of the experimental decisions…

DANCING AT LUGHNASA

DANCING AT LUGHNASA

“In that memory, atmosphere is more real than incident and everything is simultaneously actual and illusory,” asserts a changed Michael. These words perfectly summarise the…

BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL

BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL

  There has always seemed to be two kinds of music makers in our midst. The first hungers for the front & centre spotlight to…

TREASURE ISLAND

TREASURE ISLAND

Growing up too quickly is a total drag! One day you’re getting scolded for not cleaning your bedroom, the next day you’re fending off bad…

THE CHANGELING

THE CHANGELING

Truth be told, we’ve all been stumbled by the desire of…you know…not wanting someone around after the novelty has worn off.   There’s just no longer…

ROMEO AND JULIET

ROMEO AND JULIET

What’s up with family always putting a damper on hot romance between two people?  It’s hard enough as it is to meet that special someone…

CONFEDERATION – PART I and II     

CONFEDERATION – PART I and II     

Truth be told, there probably wouldn’t be a digital theatre magazine like Torontostage.com if it were not for theatre innovators such as VideoCabaret. They wanted…