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This epic U.K. import brings a thrilling contemporary aspect to the history of Scotland’s 15th-century kings and queens.
The company finds startling current relevance in Arthur Miller’s neglected Second World War play.
Playwright Nick Green on dramatizing the life and contentious times of Toronto’s trail-blazing gay-rights journal.
Two sharp comedy/dramas capture women's struggles in the Victorian and baby-boom eras.
Kinky Boots, Butcher, and La Chasse Galerie earn nominations.
The sixth annual Toronto Theatre Critics Awards, to be handed out on June 20, recognize the breadth and depth of theatre in the city.
The opening plays at this year’s festival offer Toronto visitors two contrasting views of life in a rural backwater.
A drama about deaf culture at Theatre Passe Muraille and a cyber satire at Tarragon Theatre revolve around reproductive technology.
Jordan Tannahill’s audacious pair of one-act plays brings Canadian Stage's season to a blazing conclusion.
The New York musical If/Then and the German comedy Das Ding provoke speculation, laughs, and disappointment.
YPT’s family classic and the Coal Mine’s violent thriller have nothing in common—except terrific performances.
Actor Paul Sun-Hyung Lee (briefly) swaps his role as a lovable Korean shopkeeper for that of a troubled Chinese dissident in Canadian Stage’s epic political thriller.
Lisa Codrington's ocean-crossing comedy is an Alice in Wonderland with distinctly Caribbean and Canadian flavours.
Never mind Drake. The company taps into Prime Minister Trudeau's largesse for its new spring revue, The Hotline Always Blings Twice.
The Public Servant offers more laughs than enlightenment as it exposes the lives of Canada’s bureaucrats.
Improviser James Gangl and comedy troupe Sex T-Rex, both known better in comedy circles, are remounting scripted stage shows, and both will surprise theatre-goers.
At Buddies in Bad Times, Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas dish the dirt, while Soulpepper tackles terrorism with Albert Camus’s The Just.
The two popular actors charm and move us in their latest shows at Tarragon and Theatre Passe Muraille.