theatre

Artefakt Studio – Sara

It was my day off yesterday, and out of the blue, I was offered a free ticket to a play in exchange for a review. As I am someone who...


August: Osage County, a great challenge full of surprises!

  What a Chef d’œuvre is the theatre play August: Osage County by Tracy Letts! His play is incredibly well written, punchy, unpredictable and makes the audience members love drama....


A Place to Find a Brief Sanctuary

Brave and young, and full of pomp and vigour, Magalie Rouillard-Bazinet has taken on a brief but fiery piece by Emil Sher, Sanctuary, with Théatre Français de Toronto. “June goes...


A Blooming success…

  I had no idea what to expect from the staged reading of ‘Molly Bloom,’ a play inspired by the final chapter of Ulysses by James Joyce. I have never...


Are You Ravenous For Theatre?

Molly Bloom A dramatic presentation of the final chapter of James Joyce’s Ulysses TORONTO, Ontario… Ravenous Theatre and Fourth Gorgon Theatre are proud to present a dramatic staging of the...


Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

You are cordially invited to George and Martha’s for an evening of fun and games. NOW Toronto’s ’2014 Best of T.O.’ award-winning theatre company The Red One Theatre Collective proudly...


A Weird Storm Brewing

Something wicked came to the Ernest-Balmer Studio space down in the distillery this weekend. It was Theatre Arcturus, and it was ‘Weird’ – in title, and some might say in...


Theatre Arcturus Brewing Up Something ‘Weird’

Lindsay Bellaire, and Phillip Psutka, the creative couple heading up Theatre Arcturus, have conjured up a new take on Shakespeare’s three iconic witches in their upcoming production of ‘Weird’. “Weird is...


Escape From Happiness?

Last night, pushing halfway into the run, Alumnae Theatre’s production of George F. Walker’s: Escape From Happiness hosted a group of about twenty attentive audience members (apart from the one...


Wanna Hear A Sad? ~ Tragic Comedy at Fringe

Last night, Theatre Brouhaha ran their third Fringe performance of ‘Punch Up’, an original piece by Kat Sandler with collaboration by actors Tim Walker, Caitlin Driscoll, and Colin Munch. ‘Punch...


“The lengths someone will go to get a laugh…” ~Tim Walker

The day after his opening at the Fringe, I got a chance to talk to actor Tim Walker about his experience in Punch Up, and to hear some wonderfully wise...


“Karenin’s Anna: It’s Russian…Sorta” ~ Michael Ross Albert

The tale of a young woman from Brooklyn, marrying a Russian immigrant for…him to get his green card. Not a storybook romance by any stretch, Karenin’s Anna, written by Michael...


Rising Star: Theatre Arcturus

New performing arts company, Theatre Arcturus, is a Toronto-based, multi-disciplinary group focused on exploring the body’s full capacity for storytelling through the vehicles of theatre, dance, aerial arts, and stage...


Daniel Levinson Gets to the Point of Rapier Wit

“The more you know about the human body, how it moves, and how it can fail, the healthier you can be, but also you can create some rather interesting choices.”...