Soulpepper Theatre collaborates on a Joe Orton play, Entertaining Mr. Sloane, with Buddies in Bad Times Theatre’s artistic producer Brendan Healey. Guest director Healey has coached some Soulpepper theatre stalwarts—Stuart Hughes, Fiona Reid, Michael Simpson, and David Beazley—for this dark comedy about a charming lodger who incites illicit passions among his other housemates.
Scott Yamamura (Space Janitors) hosts The Life Of…, a night of confessional humour, or embarrassing stories (for someone). Comics on the bill telling true-life yarns include Evany Rosen, Jon Blair, Ashley Comeau, and more.
Uma Nota‘s dance and live music events have gotten to the point that they fill large venues now, and have their own festival. But for a four year streak, they were held at the Gladstone Hotel’s Ballroom. Now they’re headed back to the Gladstone for an Uma Nota Throwback Edition, to celebrate the sixth year of the series, with returning guests like Mar Aberto SoundSystem and General Eclectic, and new guest Andycapp of Bang the Party.
This post originally misspelled “General Eclectic.”