Daniel MacIvor's CAKE AND DIRT Begins Tonight at Tarragon Theatre
(3/3/2015) - Tarragon Theatre presents the world premiere of Cake and Dirt, written by one of Canada's most prolific and acclaimed playwrights, Daniel MacIvor, a Tarragon Playwright-in-Residence and a Governor General's Literary Award-winner. This darkly comic look at life in Toronto through a fractured family of privilege opens March 11 and runs to April 12, 2015 (previewing from tonight, March 3) in Tarragon's Mainspace.
VIDEO: Andrea Martin Talks Hosting The Oscars, The Dress, and More!
(3/2/2015) - Watch Andrea Martin address the press during The Canadian Screen Awards in this newly released video. Martin talks about #TheDress, hosting The Academy Awards, messing up a bit, and more! The Canadian Screen Awards celebrate Canadian productions and talent who excel in front of the camera and behind-the-scenes in Canadian film, television and digital media.
Photos: See The Stars on THE CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS Red Carpet
(3/1/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com brings you photo coverage from the red carpet at The Canadian Screen Awards, happening now at The Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts in Toronto. The live telecast, hosted by Tony Award Winner and Canadian Screen Award nominee Andrea Martin, is set to begin at 8 PM EST.
Canadian Stage & Theatre francais de Toronto to Offer Special Performance of KISS & CRY in 2016
(2/26/2015) - Canadian Stage and Theatre francais de Toronto (TfT) announced that a special French performance of audience favourite, Kiss & Cry will be presented on Feb. 5, 2016 at the Bluma Appel Theatre (27 Front St. E). The performance is part of Kiss & Cry's limited 4-show run (Feb. 4 to 7, 2016) in Canadian Stage's 2015.16 season, and will feature English subtitles. All other performances will be presented in English.
BWW Exclusive: A First Look at the Cast of Stratford's CAROUSEL
(3/2/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com has an exclusive first look at the cast and first rehearsal of The Stratford Festival's production of Carousel! See the photos in the gallery below! In a Maine coastal village toward the end of the 19th century, the swaggering, carefree carnival barker, Billy Bigelow, captivates and marries the naive millworker, Julie Jordan. Billy loses his job just as he learns that Julie is pregnant and, desperately intent upon providing a decent life for his family, he is coerced into being an accomplice to a robbery.
Theatre Aquarius to Present DEAD METAPHOR, 3/11-28
(2/25/2015) - Dean is a young ex-sniper, just back from Afghanistan, struggling to find work. His family is disintegrating before his eyes; his wife is ready to divorce him a second time, yet players on both ends of the political spectrum find Dean's special talents oddly appealing. George F. Walker's Dead Metaphor has been called "A killer comedy by a master playwright in top form".
Theatre francais de Toronto Presents MIDSUMMER, Now thru 3/1
(2/25/2015) - Theatre francais de Toronto will present the French adaptation of the smash hit Midsummer, by Scottish playwright David Greig and singer-songwriter Gordon McIntyre. Produced by Montreal's Theatre de La Manufacture, this wildly popular and critically acclaimed production will be presented in French with English surtitles at the Berkeley Street Theatre tonight, February 25 to March 1st, 2015.
Mirvish To Present MAMMA MIA! Tour May 5-10
(2/23/2015) - MAMMA MIA!* will play Toronto from May 5-10 2015 at The Princess of Wales Theatre via Mirvish Productions. MAMMA MIA! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again to relive the thrill.
Tickets to CrazyLady's A George F. Walker Double Bill Now on Sale
(2/23/2015) - Tickets go on sale today for CrazyLady's presentation of A George F. Walker Double Bill which includes the Toronto premiere of Parents Night and the world premiere of The Bigger Issue from this highly acclaimed, award-winning playwright. These two deeply humane but razor-sharp comedies run as a double bill, April 23 to May 17 (previews from April 21) at Theatre Passe Muraille's Mainspace.