LA BÊTE
April 2014

LA BÊTE

It is 17th century Paris; Elomire (Sarah Wilson)—note that Elomire is an anagram of Moliere—heads a great theater company, and is outraged when their patron, the…

INNOCENSE LOST
April 2014

INNOCENSE LOST

Why is it we live in a world composed of such complex problems left to be solved by such imperfect people? It’s a question that…

MAGGIE & PIERRE
April 2014

MAGGIE & PIERRE

If you ever doubted for a second that opposite attracts, enjoy the highly alluring socio political time warp going on upstairs at the Tarragon Theatre…

PRAIRIE NURSE
April 2014

PRAIRIE NURSE

It should come as no surprise to find out that the majority of single people are attracted to someone else that closely resembles an individual…

GIRLS LIKE THAT
April 2014

GIRLS LIKE THAT

Some say school uniforms do something crazy to female behavior. Others insist no way, eliminate dress code cloning and it’s one for all and all…

40 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS
April 2014

40 DAYS AND 40 NIGHTS

Was it not 80’s popstar Howard Jones who once asked ‘What is love anyway?’ with Stars’ vocalist Torquil Campbell responding more recently with the instruction…

20 Questions With…Clare McConnell
April 2014

20 Questions With…Clare McConnell

Let it be said that funny gal Clare McConnell is by no means an advocate of inflicting self-abuse in the workplace despite the frequent temptation…

ANIMAL FARM
April 2014

ANIMAL FARM

Anyway you size it up; Anthony MacMahon’s adaptation of the Animal Farm is the closest thing ecstasy that any theatre company can achieve. It’s just…

CATEGORY E
April 2014

CATEGORY E

It should come as no surprise that many of us feel like caged rats in this world.  Almost as if we’re some sort of social…

FUN HOME
April 2014

FUN HOME

It was Will Smith in DJ Jazzy Jeff and Fresh Prince who sang “Parents Just Don’t Understand”’ back in 1988. The themes of Alison Bechdel’s…

VIMY
April 2014

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 
April 2014

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
April 2014

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
April 2014

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
April 2014

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…

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