Now in Our 17th Year
September 2014 - This Month
House of Blues: Theatre Passe Muraille opens its season with Life, Death and The Blues, a multimedia canvas that explores the power, passion and meaning of the blues.
Wicked sisters: When Glenda the Good meets the Wicked Witch, Oz will never be the same.
Canadian Icon: Prodigy, Performer, Perfectionist and Puritan, four actors get into the skin of Canada's musical genius Glenn Gould in Glenn.
King and Country: The British Royal Marines and a ragtag group of convicted petty thieves, murders and convicts forge a new land in Australia - and discover each other, in Our Country's Good.
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;.
Spotlight: Diane Flacks on playwriting, people and the best of the week with Freda and Jem. See Previews.
Openings: Sept. 15 to 22 to 15, 2014. The Book of Mormon at the Princess of Wales Theatre; American Buffalo at Unit 102 Theatre; Freda and Jem's Best of the Week at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre; The Importance of Being Earnest at Hart House Theatre; Our Country's Good at the Royal Alexandra Theatre; Montreal: Bard Fiction at the Mainline Theatre; London, Ontario: The Addams Family, A New Musical at the Grand Theatre. See Previews.
Reviews: Monday Nights at The Theatre Centre; 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; Titus Andronicus & As You Like It at the High Park Amphitheatre; Ganonoque, ON: The Ugly One at The Thousand Islands Playhouse. See Reviews.
Photo: Joseph Ziegler and Nancy Palk in The Tender Thing at the Young Centre. Photo: by Cylla von Tiedemann.
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.