Take off for the Lowville Festival, eh: Second City comedy contributes to a distinctly Canadian experience

The third time truly is the charm for the Lowville Festival, which this year features a range of all-Canadian offerings that span the nostalgic, the charming – and the flat-out funny! In an effort to avoid the sweltering July heat and competition with other annual festivals, the Lowville Festival will take place earlier this year. […]

“I’m curious to see what you make of all this”: Dalal Badr illuminates the “enigmatic” and densely-layered Kiss

If you have an aversion to unease, Guillermo Calderón’s Kiss is not the play for you. Currently receiving its Canadian premiere in a co-production by Theatre Smash, ARC and Canadian Stage, Kiss was a commission by German theatre company Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus in 2014. It is the first play written in English by the Chilean-born US-based […]