SWEET CHARITY
April 2014

SWEET CHARITY

  Some girls have all the luck in the world.  Not so for Charity Valentine (Julie Martell) in Neil Simon’s celebrated adaptation of a woman…

PYGMALION
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PYGMALION

Witnessing the stubbornly loving interplay between Patrick McManus as Henry Higgins and Harveen Sandhu as Eliza Doolittle makes one’s heart blissful that classic theatre has…

PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
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PETER AND THE STARCATCHER

‘When I was a boy, I wished I could fly,’ confesses Charlie Gallant as Boy in an early scene of Peter and the Starcatcher.  It…

CAROUSEL
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CAROUSEL

Alexis Gordon’s Julie (left) can’t help but be swept away by the inescapable masculinity of Jonathan Winsby’s Billy (right) in the Stratford Festival presentation of…

Morro and Jasp 9 to 5
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Morro and Jasp 9 to 5

Let it be said that the daily 7.5 hour work day can totally suck in this modern world of globalization, increased productivity, and booming profitability….

BEDROOM FARCE
April 2014

BEDROOM FARCE

Every mattress seems to have a story to tell, does it not?  Playwright Alan Ayckbourn’s super 70’s facetious classic skips by all that sexy stuff…

CREDITORS
April 2014

CREDITORS

  It’s hard to imagine any point in modern history when a husband and wife shared an identical agenda. Or when questions of loyalty/devotion didn’t…

Cavalia ODYSSEO
April 2014

Cavalia ODYSSEO

To suggest that Odysseo is one of the most visually stimulating shows of the decade would not be a hyperbole. To add that it’s probably…

DAME EDNA’S GLORIOUS GOODBYE
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DAME EDNA’S GLORIOUS GOODBYE

  If you were fortunate enough to be left in stitches the last time the purple haired pleasure came around these parts, you’re the first…

CAKE AND DIRT
April 2014

CAKE AND DIRT

  If playwright Daniel MacIvor gets one thing about the human condition is that’s people are perpetually unpredictable.   Is this because so many of us…

THE HEART OF ROBIN HOOD
April 2014

THE HEART OF ROBIN HOOD

Let it be said that the city’s premier online theatre magazine has long been a supporter of stealing from the rich and giving to the…

Once
April 2014

Once

In a disjointed landscape of broken dreams and mending hearts, how often is it that we feel like giving up on all that we do…

THE DINING ROOM
April 2014

THE DINING ROOM

Different rooms in different houses have traditionally served different purposes throughout the generations.  However, few will argue that the dining room has proven to be…

ABYSS
April 2014

ABYSS

  The true north strong and free has long hypothesized what goes on in that pretty little head of Ronnie Burkett’s.  Was the Alberta lad…

20 Questions With…Kawa Ada
April 2014

20 Questions With…Kawa Ada

Life takes each one of us to some pretty far and away places but none quite like those that have led Kawa Ada to where…

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