Matthew Edison News


by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014


Tarragon Theatre Opens Its 2014-2015 Season with AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE, 9/24-10/26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 25, 2014

Tarragon Theatre launches its 2014-15 season with an English-language rendition of Florian Borchmeyer's and Thomas Ostermeier's celebrated adaptation and production of An Enemy of the People by Henrik Ibsen. In what promises to be one of the most exciting events of the theatre season in Toronto, this contemporary mirror for our times previews fromSeptember 16, opens September 24 and runs to October 26 in Tarragon's Mainspace. (more...)

Canadian Playwright Daniel Macdonald to Make UK Debut with VELOCITY, April 27-May 13
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2014

In a production commissioned by the Finborough Theatre, and another in its acclaimed series introducing Canada's finest playwrights to the UK, the European premiere of Daniel Macdonald's Velocity opens at the Finborough Theatre for a limited run of nine Sunday and Monday evening and Tuesday matinee performances from Sunday, 27 April 2014. (more...)

The European Premiere and the UK debut of Playwright Matthew Edison THE DOMINO HEART Set for Limited Run
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

A Finborough Theatre commission, and another in its series premiering the work of Canada's most acclaimed playwrights, the UK debut of award-winning Canadian playwright Matthew Edison - The Domino Heart, starring Amanda Hale - nominated for two Evening Standard Awards for Outstanding Newcomer and Best Actress, plays a limited run of nine Sunday and Monday evening and Tuesday matinee performances from 2 February 2014 (Press Night: Monday, 3 February 2014 at 7.30pm ). (more...)

THE WHITE CARNATION Kicks Off Finborough Theatre's Winter 2013-14 Season Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Nov 26, 2013

Our Winter Season includes all the strands of our multi-award-winning artistic policy with a rediscovery (R. C. Sherriff's The White Carnation, unseen in over 60 years); musical theatre (with the world premiere of a new British musical, Lost Boy, and the professional world premiere of Ivor Novello's very last musical, Valley of Song); and new writing with the debut of three new playwrights (Operation Crucible, Carthage, The Domino Heart). We also introduce a new series - TheGreatWar100 - which will present works commemorating the centenary of the First World War over the next five years. (more...)

THE WHITE CARNATION to Kick Off Finborough Theatre's Winter 2013-14 Season; Lineup Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Oct 09, 2013

Our Winter Season includes all the strands of our multi-award-winning artistic policy with a rediscovery (R. C. Sherriff's The White Carnation, unseen in over 60 years); musical theatre (with the world premiere of a new British musical, Lost Boy, and the professional world premiere of Ivor Novello's very last musical, Valley of Song); and new writing with the debut of three new playwrights (Operation Crucible, Carthage, The Domino Heart). We also introduce a new series - TheGreatWar100 - which will present works commemorating the centenary of the First World War over the next five years. (more...)

BWW Reviews: Canadian Stage's RACE
by Frances Fong-Lee - Apr 12, 2013

Acclaimed actor and international film and TV star Jason Priestley marks his return to the stage in Canadian Stage's production of David Mamet's RACE after a 13-year absence. (more...)

Photo: Jason Priestley-led RACE Opens Tonight at Canadian Stage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2013

Acclaimed actor and international film and television star Jason Priestley (Call me Fitz, Beverly Hills, 90210) returns to the stage in his first live theatre role since 2000 in Canadian Stage's production of RACE, by award-winning playwright David Mamet. The show opens tonight, April 7. Check out a production photo below! (more...)

Jason Priestley Set to Lead Canadian Stage's RACE; Opens 4/11
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2013

Acclaimed actor and international film and television star Jason Priestley (Call me Fitz, Beverly Hills, 90210) returns to the stage in his first live theatre role since 2000 in Canadian Stage's production of RACE, by award-winning playwright David Mamet. Directed by Daniel Brooks and co-starring Matthew Edison (Murdoch Mysteries, Saving Hope), Cara Ricketts (Stratford Festival, Cruel and Tender) and Nigel Shawn Williams (Topdog/Underdog, Cruel and Tender), the play will be on stage at the Bluma Appel Theatre from April 7 to May 5, 2013 (opening and media night: April 11). (more...)

Young Centre and Soulpepper Theatre Present The Word Festival 2012: Charles Dickens Edition, 12/12-15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 14, 2012

Albert Schultz, General Director of the Young Centre for the Performing Arts and Artistic Director of Soulpepper Theatre Company, today announced The Word Festival, a celebration of the works of Charles Dickens in the 200th anniversary of his birth. (more...)

Young Centre and Soulpepper Theatre Present The Word Festival 2012: Charles Dickens Edition, Now thru 12/15
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2012

Albert Schultz, General Director of the Young Centre for the Performing Arts and Artistic Director of Soulpepper Theatre Company, previously announced The Word Festival, a celebration of the works of Charles Dickens in the 200th anniversary of his birth. (more...)

Young Centre and Soulpepper Theatre Present The Word Festival 2012: Charles Dickens Edition, 12/12-15
by BWW News Desk - Nov 24, 2012

Albert Schultz, General Director of the Young Centre for the Performing Arts and Artistic Director of Soulpepper Theatre Company, today announced The Word Festival, a celebration of the works of Charles Dickens in the 200th anniversary of his birth. (more...)

Canadian Stage Announces Season Updates
by BWW News Desk - Nov 01, 2012

Canadian Stage today announced additional casting details for the 2012-13 season. (more...)

Photo Flash: TARRAGON THEATRE Presents Michel Tremblay's THE REAL WORLD? Opening Tonight, 5/2
by BWW News Desk - May 02, 2012

Tarragon Theatre presents Michel Tremblay's ground-breaking classic The Real World? in an English translation by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco, which originally premiered at Tarragon almost 25 years ago. The show opens May 2. See photos from the production below! (more...)

Photo Flash: TARRAGON THEATRE Presents Michel Tremblay's THE REAL WORLD?
by BWW News Desk - Apr 30, 2012

Tarragon Theatre presents Michel Tremblay's ground-breaking classic The Real World? in an English translation by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco, which originally premiered at Tarragon almost 25 years ago. The show opens May 2. See photos from the production below! (more...)

Wajdi Mouawad's Forests Closes in Toronto 5/29
by BWW News Desk - May 29, 2011

TARRAGON IS THRILLED TO PRESENT THE ENGLISH WORLD PREMIERE OF WAJDI MOUAWAD'S FORESTS (more...)

Tarragon Theatre Presents Wajdi Mouawad's Forests, Opens 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2011

Forests makes its English Premiere by Wajdi Mouawad and translated by Linda Gaboriau (more...)

Wajdi Mouawad's Forests Opens in Toronto
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2011

TARRAGON IS THRILLED TO PRESENT THE ENGLISH WORLD PREMIERE OF WAJDI MOUAWAD'S FORESTS (more...)

Tarragon Theatre Presents Wajdi Mouawad's Forests, Opens 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 27, 2011

Forests makes its English Premiere by Wajdi Mouawad and translated by Linda Gaboriau (more...)

Tarragon Theatre Presents Wajdi Mouawad's Forests, Opens 4/27
by BWW News Desk - Apr 25, 2011

Forests makes its English Premiere by Wajdi Mouawad and translated by Linda Gaboriau (more...)

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