Michel Tremblay News

 

Michel Tremblay News

Gender:
Male
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 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...)

Segal Centre Extends LES BELLES SOEURS Through 11/16Segal Centre Extends LES BELLES SOEURS Through 11/16
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2014

Due to popular demand, the Segal Centre has announced that a week of performances have been added to Copa de Oro's world English premiere production of Belles Soeurs: The Musical, based on the play by Michel Tremblay. (more...)

BWW Exclusive: Photos from LES BELLES SOEURS in MontrealBWW Exclusive: Photos from LES BELLES SOEURS in Montreal
by Racheal McCaig - Oct 22, 2014

BroadwayWorld has exclusive new photos of LES BELLES SOEURS at the Segal Centre in Montreal. All photos by Racheal McCaig. Tremblay's landmark play, Les Belles Soeurs, is re-imagined in this explosive new musical adaptation playing at the Segal Centre for the Performing Arts now through November 9th. (more...)

BWW Interview: Valerie Boyle, Lisa Horner and Paula Wolfson of LES BELLES SOEURSBWW Interview: Valerie Boyle, Lisa Horner and Paula Wolfson of LES BELLES SOEURS
by Racheal McCaig - Oct 17, 2014

Chatting backstage between tech rehearsals for Les Belles Soeurs, a new English musical adaptation of Michel Tremblay's epic play, I asked 3 of the shows 12 powerhouse performers, Valerie Boyle, Lisa Horner and Paula Wolfson, if they'd ever been in another show with a cast entirely comprised of women. With the exception of Nunsense, they hadn't. (more...)

TfT Opens 47th Season with PAST PERFECT TonightTfT Opens 47th Season with PAST PERFECT Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Sep 26, 2014

Theatre francais de Toronto opens its 2014-15 season with Past Perfect by Michel Tremblay. Directed by Diana Leblanc, winner of the 2014 Dora Mavor Moore Silver Ticket Award, this prequel to Albertine in Five Times recounts the genesis of Albertine's revolt, one of Tremblay's most fascinating and rebellious characters to date. While the original play depicts each of the five decades of her life from age 30 to 70, Past Perfectgives us Albertine at 20, on a night that will irrevocably determine her fate. Opening tonight, September 26, the play runs at the Berkeley Street Theatre from September 24 to October 5. (more...)

TfT to Open 47th Season with PAST PERFECT, Opening 9/26TfT to Open 47th Season with PAST PERFECT, Opening 9/26
by BWW News Desk - Aug 20, 2014

Theatre francais de Toronto opens its 2014-15 season with Past Perfect by Michel Tremblay. Directed by Diana Leblanc, winner of the 2014 Dora Mavor Moore Silver Ticket Award, this prequel to Albertine in Five Times recounts the genesis of Albertine's revolt, one of Tremblay's most fascinating and rebellious characters to date. While the original play depicts each of the five decades of her life from age 30 to 70, Past Perfectgives us Albertine at 20, on a night that will irrevocably determine her fate. Opening on Friday, September 26, the play runs at the Berkeley Street Theatre from September 24 to October 5. (more...)

BELLE SOEURS THE MUSICAL Set to Explode on the Montreal Stage, 10/19 - 11/9BELLE SOEURS THE MUSICAL Set to Explode on the Montreal Stage, 10/19 - 11/9
by BWW News Desk - Jun 20, 2014

After taking Quebec by storm, the smash-hit musical adaptation of Michel Tremblay's landmark work BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL explodes onto the Montreal stage in its premiere English Language incarnation at the Segal Centre for Performing Arts from October 19 to November 9, 2014. (more...)

College Students Invited to Join Virtual Choir for New Bartram and Hill Musical, 6/24-26College Students Invited to Join Virtual Choir for New Bartram and Hill Musical, 6/24-26
by BWW News Desk - May 15, 2014

Music theatre practitioners from around the world will gather at Sheridan College June 24-26, 2014 for Song, Stage and Screen IX an international conference of papers, talks and practical demonstrations designed to bring together leaders to discuss music theatre. To celebrate the conference theme, 'The Art of Collaboration in Musical Theatre', The Theory of Relativity by Drama Desk Award nominated writers Neil Bartram and Brian Hill will have a one-time, live performance upon the opening of the conference featuring a global virtual choir. (more...)

Montreal's Leading Independent Theatre Companies Launch 2014-15 SeasonMontreal's Leading Independent Theatre Companies Launch 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Apr 16, 2014

The 2014-2015 season launch of some of Montreal's leading independent professional English theatre companies took place Monday afternoon. (more...)

Alan Menken's 'THE APPRENTICESHIP OF DUDDY KRAVITZ,' THE GRADUATE & More Set for Segal Centre's 2014-15 SeasonAlan Menken's 'THE APPRENTICESHIP OF DUDDY KRAVITZ,' THE GRADUATE & More Set for Segal Centre's 2014-15 Season
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2014

Lisa Rubin, Artistic and Executive Director, and Paul Flicker, Artistic Producer, today announced the Segal Centre for Performing Arts' 2014-2015 Theatre Season, an ambitious seven-play offering brimming with incredible talent that will dazzle with new takes on beloved stories and premiere musicals. (more...)

BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL to Debut in Montreal at the Segal Centre, Oct 19-Nov 9BELLES SOEURS: THE MUSICAL to Debut in Montreal at the Segal Centre, Oct 19-Nov 9
by BWW News Desk - Feb 27, 2014

Copa de Oro Productions and the Segal Centre for Performing Arts have secured the rights to the English-language adaptation of Belles-Soeurs, the Quebec musical sensation based on the play by Michel Tremblay. BELLES SURS: THE MUSICAL will premiere to Montreal audiences as part of the Segal Centre's 2014-2015 Season from October 19 - November 9, 2014. (more...)

BWW Reviews: The Passion of Narcisse MondouxBWW Reviews: The Passion of Narcisse Mondoux
by Mary Alderson - Feb 3, 2014

1980: the times, they were a-changin'. But in The Passion of Narcisse Mondoux, poor old Narcisse is being pushed as he reluctantly keeps up with the changing times. Narcisse Mondoux and his long-time crush, Laurencienne Robichaud, are on stage together in this charming Quebecois play at London's Grand Theatre. This delightful two-hander stars Rod Beattie as Narcisse and Brigit Wilson as Laurencienne. Beattie, of course, is well-known for playing many parts in the Wingfield series, and Wilson has been on stage in Stratford and Blyth. (more...)

MANON, SANDRA AND THE VIRGIN MARY Plays Buddies in Bad Times Theatre thru Feb 2MANON, SANDRA AND THE VIRGIN MARY Plays Buddies in Bad Times Theatre thru Feb 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 13, 2014

Manon, Sandra and the Virgin Mary by Michel Tremblay will be directed by John Van Burek and stars Irene Poole and Richard McMillan at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. The show will run now through February 2, 2014. (more...)

Pleiades Theatre Stages MANON, SANDRA AND THE VIRGIN MARY, Now thru Feb 2Pleiades Theatre Stages MANON, SANDRA AND THE VIRGIN MARY, Now thru Feb 2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 11, 2014

Pleiades Theatre presents Manon, Sandra and the Virgin Mary by Michel Tremblay. Translated and directed by John Van Burek, this extraordinary work will be presented at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre from today, January 11 to February 2, 2014. It opens on Wednesday, January 15. (more...)

Canadian Opera Announces HADRIAN by Rufus Wainwright and Daniel MacIvorCanadian Opera Announces HADRIAN by Rufus Wainwright and Daniel MacIvor
by BWW News Desk - Dec 2, 2013

Toronto Alexander Neef, General Director of the Canadian Opera Company, today released details of the company's new opera commission, Hadrian, composed by internationally acclaimed Canadian-American singer, songwriter and composer Rufus Wainwright with libretto by award-winning Canadian actor, director and playwright Daniel MacIvor. Inspired by the Roman Emperor Hadrian and his love for Antinous, Hadrian is currently in development and is scheduled to open the COC's 2018/2019 mainstage season. (more...)

Pleiades Theatre presents Manon, Sandra and the Virgin MaryPleiades Theatre presents Manon, Sandra and the Virgin Mary
by BWW News Desk - Nov 28, 2013

Pleiades Theatre presents Manon, Sandra and the Virgin Mary by Michel Tremblay. Translated and directed by John Van Burek, this extraordinary work will be presented at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre from January 11 to February 2, 2014. It opens on Wednesday, January 15. (more...)

 1  2  3  4 … 7   

BROADWAYWORLD TV

Save $$$ on Tickets to: