Arrabal
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Arrabal

Toronto is renowned for a myriad of events but world premieres are indisputably our city’s golden achievement. And if a show wants to tease us…

The Last Man on Earth
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The Last Man on Earth

Fact: Statistics show that 50% of the population feels there’s too much damn talking in this world. The other 50% would easily agree if they’d…

A Beautiful View
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A Beautiful View

Something has to be said about the durability of friendship. Squeeze it, stretch it, yank it and it almost always returns to its original form….

The Sacrifice Zone
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The Sacrifice Zone

If you see a title like The Sacrifice Zone and think ‘self righteous characters giving of themselves to help others’ you’re dead wrong.  Here’s why: …

Farther West
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Farther West

When an au naturel Tara Nicodemo as May Buchanen sits quietly beside her client in the opening scene of Father West, playgoers get the impression…

Best
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Best

Season openers are a lot like family reunions when you stop and think about it.  It can be a highly anticipated event but you never…

Heaven Above Heaven Below
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Heaven Above Heaven Below

To suggest that relationships are a complex entity would be a gross understatement.  They’re often powered by competing motivational factors, they’re rarely predictable and—just like…

Free Outgoing
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Free Outgoing

‘You don’t know your child that well, do you?’  It’s an accusation / query hybrid that is perhaps the most painful comment that can be…

Metamorphosis
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Metamorphosis

Imagine waking up to discover that you’re not the same as you were the day before. People look at you differently, they hear you differently…

Idiot’s Delight
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Idiot’s Delight

It’s striking how designer Lorenzo Savoini’s stylish choice of attire and impressive period staircase in Idiot’s Delight makes the Young Centre for the Performing Arts…

The Ugly One
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The Ugly One

In a world of million dollar smiles, everyone tells you when you got what it takes but no one dares to breathe a word when…

Flesh And Other Fragments of Love
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Flesh And Other Fragments of Love

Why is it that some vacations go according to plan while others fall disappointingly short of expectations? While it’s almost a certainty that disfavourable odds…

The Valley
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The Valley

Season openers are a lot like family reunions when you stop and think about it. It can be a highly anticipated event but you never…

The Little Mermaid
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The Little Mermaid

With the calendar down to just one page, Ross Petty’s funtastical folly is back to spread its holiday warmth. Yet it only takes a few…

Once
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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…

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