Now in Our 17th Year
October 2014 - This Month
Power Play: Theatre, visual art, film and mixed-media meet in Helen Lawrence, a hard-boiled tale of loyalty and power in 1948 Vancouver.
The Sound of Julie: Brilliant songs with stories about Julie Andrews’ own life in the charming and cheeky musical, Julie Madly Deeply
9 to 5: An average guy endures a week of sensitivity training in the viciously funny The Art of Building a Bunker
Poor Butterfly: The Canadian Opera Company opens its Fall season with Puccini's heartbreaking masterpiece of love, longing and loss, Madama Butterfly.
Dying to see a Halloween show? Find the pumpkins on the Preview Page for the best in spook shows.
Banner Photo Credits: L to R: Welcome Clown: The Green Bird from Cirque du Soleil's La Nouba; Tom McCamus in King John at the Stratford Festival. Photo by Don Dixon; Deborah Hay in Cabaret at the Stratford Festival. Photo by Emily Cooper; Troy Adams in Angels in America at the Soulpepper Theatre. Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann;.
Openings: Oct. 27 to Nov. 3, 2014. The Bakelite Masterpiece at the Tarragon Theatre Extra Space; Evil Dead - The Musical at the Randolph Theatre; The King and I at the Scarborough Village Theatre; My Treasure Island at Theatre Passe Muraille Backspace; Sea Sick at The Theatre Centre; See Previews.
Reviews: Marilyn - After at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre; Birth at the Campbell House Museum; Life, Death and The Blues at Theatre Passe Muraille; An Enemy of the People at the Tarragon Theatre; Kurios - Cabinet of Curiosities at The Portlands; Wicked at the Ed Mirvish Theatre; Glenn at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts; Tartuffe at the Young Centre for the Performings Arts; A Tender Thing at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts; London, ON: Blue Suede Shoes at the Grand Theatre; Ottawa: ON: The Boy in the Moon at the Irving Greenberg Theatre; See Reviews.
Shaw Festival Reviews: When We Are Married; The Philadelphia Story; Arms and the Man; The Charity That Began at Home;Cabaret; The Philanderer; A Lovely Sunday for Creve Coeur; The Sea.
Stratford Festival Reviews: King Lear, King John, Alice Through the Looking-Glass; The Musicals: Crazy for You and Man of La Mancha; Mother Courage and Her Children.