Scott Sneddon’s review of Horton Foote’s THE TRIP TO BOUNTIFUL, directed by Brenda Darling and on stage at Alumnae Theatre until February 1.
“Each woman’s story is unique, and the piece seeks to weave our stories so that we can ‘speak’ to each other – both about our individual experiences and our exchanges with the others.” Interview with Lara Arabian, The Solitudes
Whether your hope is to laugh or be moved, two shows – Tita Jokes and 49th Day – at Toronto’s Next Stage Theatre Festival hosted by Toronto Fringe at the Factory Theatre have got you covered.
Our interview with the sure-footed and quick-witted Clare McConnell, performing on The Second City Mainstage in “If I Could #Throwback Time”
“The issues are completely relatable to a Toronto audience because they deal with violence, gentrification, unaffordable housing, addiction and the meaning of what it means to be a family.” Sylvie Webb reviews Coal Mine Theatre’s Between Riverside and Crazy
Interview with Suvendrini Lena, neurologist and playwright, about her immersive play HERE ARE THE FRAGMENTS. which explores the intersection of racism, migration history and mental health
Kaitlyn Riordan’s Portia’s Julius Caesar, now onstage at Hart House Theatre, provides a feminist counterweight to one of Shakespeare’s most masculine plays. In Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, hubristic Roman noblemen tie themselves in verbal knots to justify actions that manipulate the people and shake the body politic. The title character Caesar is murdered in Act III […]
Our interview with Stratford Fest alum Zara Jestadt making her Shakespeare BASH’d debut in “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
“I hope you can recognize that although Dead Parents Society is our story, it’s your story, too.” Shohana Sharmin chatted with us about the heartbreaking and hilarious DEAD PARENTS SOCIETY debuting this weekend.
“Amidst the moments of mockery – a surprising emotional core rings true.” Scott Sneddon reviews THE WILD THINGS, which opened East Side Player’s new season.