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by BWW News Desk - Mar 22, 2017

What is the importance of classical music in today's world? This is a concern of Kent Nagano's, in his 12th year at the helm of the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal. And that question is at the source of the programming offered by the OSM for its 2017-2018 season, with the 375th anniversary of the city of Montréal well under way. Each week, Maison symphonique will resound to the sound of the Orchestra, with over 100 concerts being presented there. (more...)

SUCCESSIONS, THE 39 STEPS and More Set for Centaur Theatre's Season 49 LineupSUCCESSIONS, THE 39 STEPS and More Set for Centaur Theatre's Season 49 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

A new line-up of plays and much more were revealed at Centaur Theatre's 49th season launch this afternoon. (more...)

Canadian Stage & Theatre Francais de Toronto Team for FIVE FACES FOR EVELYN FROSTCanadian Stage & Theatre Francais de Toronto Team for FIVE FACES FOR EVELYN FROST
by BWW News Desk - Feb 14, 2017

From February 14th to March 25th, Canadian Stage and Theatre francais de Toronto join forces to coproduce Five Faces for Evelyn Frost, an innovative theatrical experience that examines how social media transforms human relationships while challenging the notions of authenticity and truth. (more...)

Canadian Stage & Theatre Francais de Toronto Team for FIVE FACES FOR EVELYN FROSTCanadian Stage & Theatre Francais de Toronto Team for FIVE FACES FOR EVELYN FROST
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2017

From February 14th to March 25th, Canadian Stage and Theatre francais de Toronto join forces to coproduce Five Faces for Evelyn Frost, an innovative theatrical experience that examines how social media transforms human relationships while challenging the notions of authenticity and truth. (more...)

Montreal's Local Indie Scene Invites 8 Companies for their 16-17 Season!Montreal's Local Indie Scene Invites 8 Companies for their 16-17 Season!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 13, 2016

This 2016-2017 season, eight professional theatre companies at the core of the local indie scene, satisfy a vast range of tastes and interests with stories that stimulate imagination, understanding, discussion and change. English-speaking audiences can become acquainted with French playwrights or young students can take their first step in a life-long appreciation of theatre. Homegrown plays, lauded nationally and abroad, are presented by some companies while others play cultural ambassadors and tour their offerings inside and outside the province. Fact-based productions bring Canadian history to vivid life or delve into stories of other countries and cultures. Theatre-goers will experience characters' challenges and triumphs, embark on spiritual, emotional and historical journeys, see life through the eyes of the disenfranchised and the persecuted, or explore issues of sexuality, freedom, and power. An alphabetical list, by company, follows. (more...)

Kyle Selig, Ron Bohmer, Kerry O'Malley and More to Look to the Stars in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!Kyle Selig, Ron Bohmer, Kerry O'Malley and More to Look to the Stars in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Sep 9, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team of the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dreams. (more...)

Kyle Selig, Ron Bohmer, Kerry O'Malley and More to Look to the Stars in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!Kyle Selig, Ron Bohmer, Kerry O'Malley and More to Look to the Stars in OCTOBER SKY at The Old Globe; Cast, Creatives Set!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 29, 2016

The Old Globe today announced the cast and creative team of the West Coast premiere of OCTOBER SKY, which will blast off the Globe's 2016-2017 Season with a tale of boys, rockets, and big dreams. (more...)

Lisa Horner to Star in BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL at Confederation CentreLisa Horner to Star in BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL at Confederation Centre
by BWW News Desk - May 3, 2016

Confederation Centre is proud to present the explosive new musical BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL this September as the closing production of The Charlottetown Festival season. (more...)

CONSTELLATIONS and More Slated for Centaur Theatre's 48th SeasonCONSTELLATIONS and More Slated for Centaur Theatre's 48th Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2016

Artistic and Executive Director, Roy Surette, assures that theatre lovers will be SWEPT AWAY by Centaur Theatre's 48th season. (more...)

Tarragon & Studio 180 to Present YOU WILL REMEMBER METarragon & Studio 180 to Present YOU WILL REMEMBER ME
by BWW News Desk - Feb 18, 2016

Tarragon Theatre, in a co-production with Studio 180 Theatre, presents the Toronto premiere of You Will Remember Me by Governor General's Award-winning playwright François Archambault, one of Québec's most dynamic voices, in a translation by Bobby Theodore. Directed by Studio 180 co-founder and Artistic Director Joel Greenberg, You Will Remember Me is a vivid and elegant drama about family and memory that stars R.H. Thomson, Kimwun Perehinec, Nancy Palk, Mark McGrinder and Michela Cannon. You Will Remember Me previews from March 1, opens March 9 and runs to April 10 in Tarragon's Mainspace. (more...)

Hosanna Tableau D'Hote Theatre to Present ANOTHER HOME INVASIONHosanna Tableau D'Hote Theatre to Present ANOTHER HOME INVASION
by BWW News Desk - Jan 18, 2016

After the award-winning and critically acclaimed English-language Montreal Premiere of Michel Tremblay's Hosanna Tableau D'Hote Theatre returns for its tenth season with a tour-de-force solo play by one of Canada's most celebrated authors; Another Home Invasion by Governor General Award winner Joan MacLeod makes its much-anticipated Quebec premiere.  Directed by Artistic Director Mike Payette and starring Dora Award nominated actress Deena Aziz, Another Home Invasion plays at le MAI (Montreal, arts interculutels) from March 9 to 26, 2016.  (more...)

Theatre Royal Bath - Ustinov Studio Sets Spring, Summer 2016 SeasonsTheatre Royal Bath - Ustinov Studio Sets Spring, Summer 2016 Seasons
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2015

We are delighted to announce the spring 2016 Ustinov Studio French Canadian season, running from 18th February until 30th April. This is a rare opportunity to experience Canada's contemporary theatre scene, one of the most vibrant in the world, reflecting a rich diversity of regional and cultural identities. (more...)

Exclusive: Charlottetown Festival to Present Re-Imagined MAMMA MIA in 2016Exclusive: Charlottetown Festival to Present Re-Imagined MAMMA MIA in 2016
by Racheal McCaig - Oct 14, 2015

BroadwayWorld has exclusive details on what productions Artistic Director Adam Brazier is bringing to the Charlottetown Festival next year. Along with perennial favourite Anne of Green Gables - The Musical, the main stage line up kicks off with Mamma Mia! - which just recently closed on Broadway. This will be the first time since the original North American production debuted in Toronto that the show will be re-imagined and performed as a non replica production in Canada (more...)

B Street Theatre to Present THE BEST BROTHERS, 8/2-9/13B Street Theatre to Present THE BEST BROTHERS, 8/2-9/13
by BWW News Desk - Jul 23, 2015

B Street Theatre, Sacramento's Resident New Works Theatre, is excited to present The Best Brothers by Daniel MacIvor.  (more...)

QDF to Host Spring Launch, 3/16QDF to Host Spring Launch, 3/16
by BWW News Desk - Mar 20, 2015

The Quebec Drama Federation Spring Theatre Calendar Launch will take place Monday March 16th at 6pm at the intimate Geordie Space (4001 rue Berri, Montreal). Join us in seeing the coming attractions of the English-language spring theatre crop - for free admission and complimentary refreshments, discover theatre that suits your tastes. Decide what shows are must sees, might sees, and not-for-me's. (more...)

Tableau D'Hote Theatre Presents HOSANNA, Now thru 3/29Tableau D'Hote Theatre Presents HOSANNA, Now thru 3/29
by BWW News Desk - Mar 17, 2015

Montreal's home for Canadian Theatre, Tableau D'Hote Theatre, returns for its ninth season with the Montreal English premiere of Michel Tremblay's internationally-renowned classic, HOSANNA, translated into English by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco. This landmark Quebecois play about identity in crisis, makes a city comeback 40 years after it first hit the stage in a new production directed by Tableau D'Hote Artistic Director, Mike Payette and starring Eloi ArchamBaudoin and Davide Chiazzese. Hosanna plays at the Mainline Theatre (3997 Saint-Laurent) from tonight, March 17 to 29, 2015. (more...)

Tableau D'Hote Theatre to Present HOSANNA, 3/17-29Tableau D'Hote Theatre to Present HOSANNA, 3/17-29
by BWW News Desk - Feb 17, 2015

Montreal's home for Canadian Theatre, Tableau D'Hote Theatre, returns for its ninth season with the Montreal English premiere of Michel Tremblay's internationally-renowned classic, HOSANNA, translated into English by John Van Burek and Bill Glassco. This landmark Quebecois play about identity in crisis, makes a city comeback 40 years after it first hit the stage in a new production directed by Tableau D'Hote Artistic Director, Mike Payette and starring Eloi ArchamBaudoin and Davide Chiazzese. Hosanna plays at the Mainline Theatre (3997 Saint-Laurent) from March 17 to 29, 2015. (more...)

Rare Moustache and First Light Theatre Present IF ONLYRare Moustache and First Light Theatre Present IF ONLY
by BWW News Desk - Dec 8, 2014

Rare Moustache and First Light Theatre will present the London Premiere of luminary Canadian Playwright Michel Tremblay's "If only..." in a translation by Bill Findlay and Martin Bowman at the brand new Bread & Roses Theatre in Clapham from 6th to 11th January 2015. (more...)

BWW Preview: A Celebration of TheatreBooksBWW Preview: A Celebration of TheatreBooks
by Dennis Kucherawy - Nov 30, 2014

Many people in Toronto's arts communities, especially theatre, are still grieving the loss of TheatreBooks after the venerable bookstore closed its doors forever this July after 39 years. Now, many are lost when needing scripts or monologues for auditions. And others feel the same who just love to read about the performing arts. (more...)

BWW Review: BELLES SOEURS the Musical at the Segal CentreBWW Review: BELLES SOEURS the Musical at the Segal Centre
by Toronto Newsdesk - Oct 30, 2014

When a 23-year-old first-time playwright named Michel Tremblay wrote Les Belles-soeurs in 1965, no one could have predicted how it would turn into an international sensation over the next four decades and go on to be produced in over 30 languages. (more...)

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