Posts Filed Under: Theatre
Two plays, the comic
Domesticated and the tragic Nirbhaya, force us to consider how men treat women.
After 20 years of annual Christmas pantos, Ross Petty acts in his final production with the opening of
Peter Pan on Friday. The co-writer of two of those productions looks back on the zany, fart-filled, and much-loved tradition.
The final play in The Theatre Centre's November Ticket triptych is its most intimate look at grief and loss–and the most optimistic.
In the midst of Toronto's busiest theatre season, we look at two short run shows: an adaptation of German tragicomedy
Casimir and Caroline, and new sketch show F*#% IT.
Afghan actress Parwin Mushtael relives her struggle against extremist intolerance in Human Cargo’s
The Road to Paradise.
A funny, frightening American play about theatre and racism strikes a nerve in its Toronto debut.
Nicolas Billon’s brilliant, brutal play
Butcher is a white-knuckle revenge tragedy.
The acting is the saving grace in Factory Theatre’s "naked" revival of Linda Griffiths'
Age of Arousal.
Huff is a heartbreaker, while Lisa Dwan's Beckett Trilogy gives great mouth.
Photographer Nir Bareket faces down a tragedy in his family’s Palestinian past with Pandemic Theatre’s
They Say He Fell.
Nicholas Wallace's hit spook show gives theatregoers some delicious tricks and treats
Toronto’s busiest public theatre ushers in autumn with an old favourite, a world premiere, and its first crack at classic Michel Tremblay.
Soulpepper Theatre has bloody good fun with a modern, musical take on the 1960s classic
At Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, a would-be mass murderer bares his soul in the chilling but unilluminating
The 20th of November.
In her new play
Crawlspace, Karen Hines relives a Toronto first-home purchase worthy of a Midnight Madness movie.
Empire balances awesome acrobatics with sleazy comedy, while Rebecca Northan’s Blind Date brings out the best in men.
Suffragists in Ontario struggled to bring attention to their cause, even holding a mock parliament in 1896 on the question of voting rights for men.