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Review: HAMILTON Enthralls Edmonton Photo Review: HAMILTON Enthralls Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - June 25, 2022

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s acclaimed rap musical takes centre stage. ...
BWW Review: RE:CONSTRUCT Charms Edmonton Photo BWW Review: RE:CONSTRUCT Charms Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - June 10, 2022

What did our critics think of RE:CONSTRUCT? Even Gilchrist’s heartfelt production blends comedy with poignancy.The audience is immediately drawn in by Dubbeldam and Brown's larger-than-life characters. Dressed in matching green polo shirts, brown shorts, and party hats, the unnamed protagonists rega...
BWW Review: 9 TO 5 Delights Edmonton Photo BWW Review: 9 TO 5 Delights Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - May 16, 2022

Judy, Violet, and Doralee dream of revenge on their lying, sexist, egotistical boss. Between being accosted with his crude comments, constantly referred to as 'girls,' and being forced to maintain spartan workspaces, the women are through with being treated as inferior and are determined to get the ...
BWW Review: BRONTË is a Compelling Night of Theatre Photo BWW Review: BRONTË is a Compelling Night of Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - May 15, 2022

The most mysterious sisters in literary history take to centre stage....
BWW Review: CINDERELLA Enchants Edmonton Photo BWW Review: CINDERELLA Enchants Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - May 14, 2022

Alberta Ballet’s most successful production returns to centre stage....
BWW Review: THE 39 STEPS is A Rollicking Comedy-Thriller Photo BWW Review: THE 39 STEPS is A Rollicking Comedy-Thriller
by Sarah Dussome - May 13, 2022

The Walterdale Theatre’s adaptation features a versatile cast and striking set....
BWW Review: I DON'T EVEN MISS YOU is a Thought-Provoking Sci-Fi Drama Photo BWW Review: I DON'T EVEN MISS YOU is a Thought-Provoking Sci-Fi Drama
by Sarah Dussome - May 01, 2022

Themes of gender and social isolation meet in Tiny Bear Jaws’ latest production....
BWW Review: THE HERD is a Poignant Night of Theatre Photo BWW Review: THE HERD is a Poignant Night of Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - April 11, 2022

Science, ethics, and spirituality take centre stage in this memorable contemporary drama. ...
BWW Review: PHI Electrifies Edmonton Photo BWW Review: PHI Electrifies Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - April 01, 2022

Virtual reality and the music of David Bowie come to life in Jean Grand-Maître's sci-fi ballet. ...
BWW Review: ROCHDALE Captivates at Timms Centre for the Arts Photo BWW Review: ROCHDALE Captivates at Timms Centre for the Arts
by Sarah Dussome - April 01, 2022

Canada's most infamous hippie commune is reimagined in this darkly comedic production....
BWW Review: The Citadel's JANE EYRE is a Witty Take on a Victorian Masterpiece Photo BWW Review: The Citadel's JANE EYRE is a Witty Take on a Victorian Masterpiece
by Sarah Dussome - March 26, 2022

Charlotte Brontë's beloved classic comes to life at The Citadel Theatre....
BWW Review: COSÌ FAN TUTTE Charms Edmonton Photo BWW Review: COSÌ FAN TUTTE Charms Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - March 20, 2022

Mozart's 1790 romantic comedy features stunning sets and world-class performances. ...
BWW Review: COPENHAGEN Haunts The Walterdale Theatre Photo BWW Review: COPENHAGEN Haunts The Walterdale Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - March 11, 2022

Science and ethics orbit each another in this tense historical drama....
BWW Review: PETER PAN GOES WRONG is a Side-Splitting Comedy Adventure Photo BWW Review: PETER PAN GOES WRONG is a Side-Splitting Comedy Adventure
by Sarah Dussome - March 05, 2022

You've never seen J.M. Barrie's classic like this before!...
BWW Review: SHE KILLS MONSTERS is an Entertaining Night of Theatre Photo BWW Review: SHE KILLS MONSTERS is an Entertaining Night of Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - February 07, 2022

Embark on a Dungeons & Dragons quest unlike any other....
BWW Review: Edmonton Opera's LA BOHÈME is a Stunning Take on a Beloved Classic Photo BWW Review: Edmonton Opera's LA BOHÈME is a Stunning Take on a Beloved Classic
by Sarah Dussome - February 06, 2022

Edmonton Opera makes a triumphant return with Puccini's 19th century Parisian epic. ...
BWW Review: 5@50 is a Compelling Night of Theatre Photo BWW Review: 5@50 is a Compelling Night of Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - December 10, 2021

Female friendships and razor-sharp humour take centre stage in this dark comedy....
BWW Review: THE NUTCRACKER Delights Edmonton Photo BWW Review: THE NUTCRACKER Delights Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - December 04, 2021

Join Klara and her dashing Nutcracker prince on a journey to the magical Land of Sweets!...
BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Enchants Edmonton Photo BWW Review: A CHRISTMAS CAROL Enchants Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - December 04, 2021

David van Belle's jubilant adaptation returns for its highly-anticipated third season....
BWW Review: METRONOME is Music to the Ears Photo BWW Review: METRONOME is Music to the Ears
by Sarah Dussome - November 20, 2021

Darrin Hagen's one-man show is a love letter to music and a testament to creativity. ...
BWW Review: THE FIANCEE Charms Edmonton Photo BWW Review: THE FIANCEE Charms Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - November 13, 2021

Romantic comedy, razor-sharp humour, and sisterly shenanigans combine in this rollicking post-World War II drama....
BWW Review: SWAN LAKE Enchants Edmonton Photo BWW Review: SWAN LAKE Enchants Edmonton
by Sarah Dussome - November 06, 2021

Pytor Ilyich Tchaikovsky's masterpiece is brought to life in Christopher Anderson's stunning adaptation....
BWW Review: BEARS Roars to Life at the Citadel Theatre Photo BWW Review: BEARS Roars to Life at the Citadel Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - October 23, 2021

Written and directed by Edmonton-born Matthew MacKenzie, Bears is an ode to the timeless relationship between Indigenous peoples and nature and an ominous call to action to protect the environment....
BWW Review: THE GARNEAU BLOCK is a Bonafide Hit! Photo BWW Review: THE GARNEAU BLOCK is a Bonafide Hit!
by Sarah Dussome - September 25, 2021

Sprinkled with comedic gold and razor-sharp social commentary, this Edmonton-set production is not to be missed....
BWW Review: MARY'S WEDDING Haunts the Citadel Theatre Photo BWW Review: MARY'S WEDDING Haunts the Citadel Theatre
by Sarah Dussome - September 03, 2021

Fall in love with this lyrical adaptation of Stephen Massicote's Canadian drama....