THE WONDER PAGEANT
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THE WONDER PAGEANT

What is the true meaning of the holidays anyway? A time to celebrate the birth of an infant who would only 33 years later be…

HEADLINE: SOULPEPPER ADDS TWO NEW WORLD PREMIERES TO ITS SPRING 2019 LINEUP

Soulpepper Theatre Company has announced the addition of two new World Premieres to its 2019 Spring season lineup: Welcome To My Underworld, with RARE Theatre Company, and The…

HEADLINE: FULL CAST ANNOUNCED FOR CANADIAN PREMIERE OF THE LAST SHIP STARRING STING

David Mirvish and producer Karl Sydow are delighted to announce the full cast for the Canadian Premiere of Sting’s acclaimed musical, THE LAST SHIP starring and featuring original music and lyrics by multiple Grammy Award® winner Sting.  …

PLAYWRIGHTS OF DISTINCTION – SUSANNA FOURNIER

History buffs, theatre enthusiasts, and self-diagnosed Netflix junkies descend upon Aki Studio Theatre on Dundas Street East December 4 – 16, 2018 for a live…

DIVIDING LINES
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DIVIDING LINES

Death is a bit of a tricky subject matter for theatremakers when the vast majority of entertainment loyalists prefer a compelling drama, a rib-tickling comedy…

CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY

Noah Weisberg, the fine young actor playing Willy Wonka in the musical version of  Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, has a tough gig. He has…

AIN’T TOO PROUD
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AIN’T TOO PROUD

Musical making phenom Des MacAnuff knows better than anyone if it’s not broke don’t fix it. Which is why Ain’t Too Proud follows the same…

WE KEEP COMING BACK
April 2014

WE KEEP COMING BACK

Attention Theatre Nation: Everything that can be done on the city stage has not yet been exhausted. Case in point: We Keep Coming Back. While…

ESCAPED ALONE
April 2014

ESCAPED ALONE

No matter what angle you choose to look at it, some things are forever English. Tea and crumpets, Buckingham Palace, tennis, and a pints of…

SHE THE PEOPLE
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SHE THE PEOPLE

When it was reported that Second City would be running a Mainstage Revue in competition to its already playing Mainstage Revue, we were absolutely convinced…

THEORY
April 2014

THEORY

Most ideas work far better in theory than they ever do in practice but don’t tell that to playwright Norman Yeung. Not for the tolerantly…

THE MESSAGE

It’s no secret that actor R.H. Thomson has contributed equally to theatre what his central character Marshall McLuhan had done for media studies. You’re left…

HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL
April 2014

HEATHERS: THE MUSICAL

From the countdown to curtain call with background music videos from Young MC’s Bust A Move to The Cure’s Love Song to Peter Gabriel’s Big…

BRONTE: THE WORLD WITHOUT
April 2014

BRONTE: THE WORLD WITHOUT

Nothing in this world sucks more than not receiving credit for what’s rightfully owed. Such is the position for a trio of success starving sisters…

THE MUSIC MAN
April 2014

THE MUSIC MAN

It was Abraham Lincoln who once said, ‘You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time,…

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