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Alternating between 2000 and 2008, before and after a local factory lays off hundreds for outsourcing, automization and cheaper non-unionized jobs, No...
Lynn Nottage’s “Sweat” has proven its deep relevance about job losses that definitely hit home in southern Ontario.
New play is a look at how our political affiliations (or our political oppositions) form and challenge our identities, values and beliefs.
Inspired by Canada's 2015 federal election, Natasha Greenblatt and Yolanda Bonnells ensemble show will make you think twice before you slam the door on party canvassers
Go see The Election at Theatre Passe Muraille before you vote in the federal Election on Oct 21. Amusing play about volunteering for a federal election campaign
Despite inspiring acceptance speeches for shows like School Girls and Guarded Girls, the fact that the ceremony was held on a Tuesday when many theatre artists are working rather than a Monday was a slap in the face
Presented as one act in about 90 minutes, the quickened pace of Soheil Parsa’s adaptation lessens the characters’ ennui and detracts from the play’s s...
The Art of Time Ensemble will kick-off the 2019–20 season with a deep dive into everything from the work of the Gershwins to a program inspired by Abbey Road.
Theatre news and reviews from London’s West End and across the UK, latest interviews with stars and opinion leaders in the entertainment and performing arts industry, and theatre jobs. The Stage is the world’s longest-running theatre publication.
Post-apocalyptic fable bloom rises onto the Buddies in Bad Times stage in Toronto, playing until April 8, 2018. Includes information on ticket prices and show times.
Alexander Scriabin’s rarely heard 24 Preludes were evocative enough. The lighting, augmented by smoke and a reflective stage surface, was overkill, wr...
Daughter is something like a social-science experiment in testing the limits of an audience’s tolerance when it comes to misogyny
Read our review of Daughter produced by The Theatre Centre and QuipTake, onstage until November 19, 2017. Includes venue and ticket information.
Two great works, first-rate musicians and an extraordinary host combined for a compelling evening of music in The Art of Time Ensemble’s season-opening concert at the Harbourfront Theatre on Thursday night.
A cultural planner's immodest proposal: change how we think about children and we just might change the world. We live in an ‘adultitarian’ state, where the rules are based on very adult priori- ties ...
Have you ever danced like no one was watching? Thrown your hands in the air like you just don't care? For me this is an activity saved for my most private moments: rocking out in
The play takes a seemingly plain idea and both fulfils and defies expectations, leaving audience members with something to think about.
Stratford's Macbeth at Cineplex, a double bill from Bad Dog Theatre, James Kudelka's extended Love, Sex & Brahms.
Unholy illustrates the perpetual performance of debate, while The Last Wife explores the boundaries of female power