JULIA COURSE’S MEDIUM CLOSE-UP
April 2014

JULIA COURSE’S MEDIUM CLOSE-UP

‘Vivid, intelligent and complex characters.’ That’s how Shaw Festival actor Julia Course describes all three roles you’ll find her in throughout 2015’s spectacular summer line-up….

20 QUESTIONS WITH…STEPHEN JACKMAN-TORKOFF
April 2014

20 QUESTIONS WITH…STEPHEN JACKMAN-TORKOFF

It’s always a treat to witness the millennial generation tackle the legendary works for George Bernard Shaw. For second season Shaw Festival performer Stephen Jackman…

PLAYWRIGHTS OF DISTINCTION – DANIEL KARASIK
Interviews

PLAYWRIGHTS OF DISTINCTION – DANIEL KARASIK

Some seasons seem to be made for specific theatrical themes to compliment the common people’s psyche. Although Spring has traditionally celebrated life and renewal, Why…

20 Questions With…Rebecca Perry
Interviews

20 Questions With…Rebecca Perry

Some argue that there’s simply not enough love in this world for the pale skinned nation.  If this is true, Rebecca Perry seems to be…

20 Qs With…Phil Rickaby
Interviews

20 Qs With…Phil Rickaby

Breathe and listen. That’s the golden rule Phil Rickaby lives by in his approach to creating memorable art. And if you’ve ever witnessed the Toronto…

20 Qs With…Ron Pederson
April 2014

20 Qs With…Ron Pederson

What is it about a soothing romantic comedy that seems to serve as the perfect offering during the dog days of summer? Add in some…

Haley McGee – Watch Now!
April 2014

Haley McGee – Watch Now!

  Oh that Haley McGee! Just when we think we have her all figured out, she goes and leaves us slackjawed with new project horizons….

Jo Strømgren
Interviews

Jo Strømgren

Stage culture exploration is primarily made up of two groups—trend setters and trend followers. To suggest that Norwegian theatre-maker and choreographer Jo Strømgren takes cues…

Niki Wozniak
Interviews

Niki Wozniak

Look directly into the mirror the next time a reflection urge seizes the moment and you might be surprised how far the person looking back…

DINNER WITH GOEBBELS’
Interviews

DINNER WITH GOEBBELS’

Propaganda. Really, who avoid what’s best described as the devil’s machination for idle information handlers? Certainly not act2studio works which makes a blissfully funny return…

Tara Grammy
Interviews

Tara Grammy

  It’s hard to believe that a single painting can inspire a touching tale driven by irreverence and displacement. Tara Grammy, however, is living proof…

Erin Brandenburg
Interviews

Erin Brandenburg

Let it be said that Erin Brandenburg has a penchant for historical slumming in a big, big way. And if anyone feels that the past…

Louise Levcavalier
Interviews

Louise Levcavalier

If modern dance enthusiasts knew that it would take former La La La Human Steps performer Louise Lecavalier twelve years to show up again in…

Juliet Palmer
Interviews

Juliet Palmer

Cheeky, raw and real. That’s the best way to describe urbanvessel’s newest project programmed into Harbourfront’s World Stage Festival in November. Voice-Box is equal parts…

Andrew Kushnir
Interviews

Andrew Kushnir

Andrew Kushnir has a confession to make. He can’t stay away from performance art that puts him in touch with his own ignorance, fears, and…