A CHRISTMAS CAROL
April 2014

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

“Love, the only thing in the world more ridiculous than Christmas,” utters a snarky Ebenezer Scrooge (Joseph Ziegler) in the Soulpepper Theatre remount of A…

SEXTET
April 2014

SEXTET

If all good things come in three then it can only double the pleasure if presented in six.  That is the magic number rapscallion playwright…

LIFE, DEATH AND THE BLUES
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LIFE, DEATH AND THE BLUES

Let’s face it, we all need a purpose to get us out of bed in the morning.  For some it may be as simple as…

OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD
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OUR COUNTRY’S GOOD

Toronto has waited a long time for a show that shook the foundation of humanity with both humour and emotion.  The visiting production of playwright…

THE BAKELITE MASTERPIECE
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THE BAKELITE MASTERPIECE

Tarragon Theatre proudly presents the world premiere of The Bakelite Masterpiece, written by Tarragon playwright-in-residence Kate Cayley, directed by Tarragon’s Artistic Director Richard Rose and…

THE FOUR HORSEMEN PROJECT
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THE FOUR HORSEMEN PROJECT

To contribute to high culture—for better or worse—is probably the most important thing a collaborating art force can achieve. Experimental poetic trailblazers Rafael Barreto-Rivera, Paul…

THE ART OF BUILDING A BUNKER
April 2014

THE ART OF BUILDING A BUNKER

Flash forward to the year 2114 and the endless debate over the definition of ‘art’ will continue to go on and on and on. Luckily,…

ARCADIA
April 2014

ARCADIA

The worlds of 1809 and the present day dance with each other as magically in Eda Holmes remount of the Shaw Festival’s smash hit Arcadia…

KURIOS – CABINET OF CURIOSITIES
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KURIOS – CABINET OF CURIOSITIES

With its 35th original presentation arriving in Toronto, Cirque du Soleil has proven creativity, not necessity, is the mother of all invention. Not only does…

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM
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A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM

Revelry, mirth and sport are at the very forefront of this 2013 incarnation of Shakespeare’s capering, captivating and often irreverent comedy. Chris Abraham does the…

THE PHILADELPHIA STORY
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THE PHILADELPHIA STORY

The irony surrounding the privileged is that they have it so much easier than the rest of us. But when you look more closely at…

WHEN WE ARE MARRIED
April 2014

WHEN WE ARE MARRIED

When a love-struck bachelor moseys up to the altar and utters the words “I do,” he better mean it. Although things can get a bit…

ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS
April 2014

ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS

Everyone remembers being stuck in the house as a child, either on a rainy day or for something your parents deemed a crime. And while…

THE PHILANDERER
April 2014

THE PHILANDERER

The thing about commitment is that it’s so darn hard to maintain when your heart really isn’t in it. And when you’re a self-absorbed estrogen…

THE BEAUX STRATEGEM
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THE BEAUX STRATEGEM

Playwright George Farquhar’s The Beaux Stratagem has been one of the most celebrated comedies of the British stage for more than two centuries. If Antoni…

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