BWW Review: TOWARDS YOUTH Examines the Effect of Strenuous Societies on Drama StudentsBWW Review: TOWARDS YOUTH Examines the Effect of Strenuous Societies on Drama Students
by Isabella Perrone - Mar 9, 2019

Making its world debut in the Project: Humanity and Crow's Theatre production, TOWARDS YOUTH brings five different drama classrooms from around the world, transitioning from Toronto to England, Greece, Taiwan, and India. Written by Andrew Kushnir based on his travels with Dr. Kathleen Gallagher to conduct her research on the narratives and cultures within drama classrooms, the play explores how the strains of society trickle into the lives of students. (more...)

BWW Interview: Andrew Kushnir Lets Young People Lead the Way in TOWARDS YOUTHBWW Interview: Andrew Kushnir Lets Young People Lead the Way in TOWARDS YOUTH
by Isabella Perrone - Mar 9, 2019

Andrew Kushnir's latest work, TOWARDS YOUTH: A PLAY ON RADICAL HOPE, made its debut on February 28 at Streetcar Crowsnest's intimate Guloien Theatre. While the final product is a 2-hour examination of drama classrooms from around the world, Kushnir had to facilitate a detailed writing and editing process to bring months of research to the stage. (more...)

Khari Wendell McClellan Plans Tour Along With Release of New Album THE FREEDOM SINGERKhari Wendell McClellan Plans Tour Along With Release of New Album THE FREEDOM SINGER
by TV News Desk - Feb 2, 2018

Khari Wendell McClelland is set to release the Freedom Singer album on February 2, 2018 and will be embarking on a 6-city tour across Canada in support of the album beginning with a sold-out concert in Vancouver. Tickets can be found at projecthumanity.ca. (more...)

A Celebration of Black History, Khari Wendell McClelland Set To Release FREEDOM SINGER Album on 2/2A Celebration of Black History, Khari Wendell McClelland Set To Release FREEDOM SINGER Album on 2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 25, 2018

Khari Wendell McClelland is set to release the Freedom Singer album on February 2, 2018. A true celebration of black history, the album is a collection of rare and forgotten songs that McClelland interprets through the many styles and genres that helped to shape him. Using folk, gospel, country, hip hop and soul to reinvigorate these songs and build a bridge from the 1800's to the present. Produced by John Raham and Khari Wendell McClelland, Freedom Singer will be available through Bandcamp, iTunes, Spotify and through Khari's label COAX Records' online store. (more...)

Project: Humanity's FREEDOM SINGER Tour to Stop at the Citadel This AutumnProject: Humanity's FREEDOM SINGER Tour to Stop at the Citadel This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2017

Citadel Theatre will welcome Project: Humanity's acclaimed production of Freedom Singer to The Club, October 25 to 29, 2017. (more...)

Project: Humanity's FREEDOM SINGER Tour to Stop at the Citadel This AutumnProject: Humanity's FREEDOM SINGER Tour to Stop at the Citadel This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Oct 23, 2017

Citadel Theatre will welcome Project: Humanity's acclaimed production of Freedom Singer to The Club, October 25 to 29, 2017. (more...)

FREEDOM SINGER to Embarks on Fall 2017 Canadian TourFREEDOM SINGER to Embarks on Fall 2017 Canadian Tour
by BWW News Desk - Sep 21, 2017

Following the acclaimed world premiere of Freedom Singer during Black History Month 2017, Project: Humanity is proud to bring this "must-see" theatre production to Vancouver, Whitehorse, Dawson City, Gananoque, Windsor and Edmonton. (more...)

Urban Ink Presents FREEDOM SINGER Next MonthUrban Ink Presents FREEDOM SINGER Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2017

Following the acclaimed world premiere of Freedom Singer during Black History month 2017, Urban Ink is proud to bring this must-see theatre production to the Goldcorp Stage at the BMO Theatre Centre from Oct. 7 18, 2017. (more...)

FREEDOM SINGER to Embarks on Fall 2017 Canadian Tour
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2017

Following the acclaimed world premiere of Freedom Singer during Black History Month 2017, Project: Humanity is proud to bring this "must-see" theatre production to Vancouver, Whitehorse, Dawson City, Gananoque, Windsor and Edmonton. (more...)

Centaur Theatre Presents THE WATERSHED by Annabel Soutar
by BWW News Desk - Oct 28, 2016

Montreal's Porte Parole and Toronto's Crow's Theatre return to Centaur Theatre with The Watershed, another probing Canadian story ripped from the headlines. As with the award-winning Seeds co-production, (Centaur 2013), this too is helmed by the prominent director, Chris Abraham and sees the return of Canadian acting icon, Eric Peterson, to the Centaur stage. (more...)

Rehearsals Now Underway for Tarragon's THE SUMMONED
by BWW News Desk - Mar 28, 2016

Rehearsals are underway for Tarragon Theatre's world premiere of The Summoned by celebrated Canadian actor and screenwriter Fabrizio Filippo, now making his Tarragon playwriting debut with this twisted technological thriller that  takes audiences on a whirlwind ride from the past and into the future of the digital age. Directed by Tarragon's Artistic Director Richard Rose, The Summoned previews from April 20, opens April 27 and runs to May 29 in Tarragon's Mainspace. (more...)

The Cultch to Present THE GAY HERITAGE PROJECT, 3/2-19
by BWW News Desk - Jan 27, 2016

The Cultch is pleased to present The Gay Heritage Project from Wednesday, March 2 to Saturday, March 19 at the Historic Theatre. (more...)

Ryan G. Hinds to Make NYC Cabaret Debut in Kander and Ebb Cabaret at Don't Tell Mama, 11/15
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

After playing to full houses in Toronto and Montreal, critically-acclaimed Canadian performer Ryan G. Hinds (Hedwig & the Angry Inch; MacArthur Park Suite, A Disco Ballet; Starry Notions) makes his New York City cabaret debut at Don't Tell Mama's with #KanderAndEbb, a uniquely personal musical exploration of the John Kander/Fred Ebb canon. (more...)

Taragon Sets Cast of New Andrew Kushnir Play WORMWOOD
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2015

Casting is announced and rehearsals are underway for the world premiere of Wormwood by actor and acclaimed playwright Andrew Kushnir (Small Axe, The Middle Place, The Gay Heritage Project) in his first play for Tarragon Theatre. (more...)

Tarragon Sets 45th Anniversary Season: THE TROUBLE WITH MR. ADAMS, AN ENEMY OF THE PEOPLE & More
by BWW News Desk - Feb 13, 2015

Artistic Director Richard Rose and Managing Director Susan Moffat proudly rolled out Tarragon Theatre's 45th Anniversary Season today, filled with bold theatrical adventures and reaffirming Tarragon's reputation as a home for Canadian theatre. (more...)

BWW Review: SMALL AXE at The Theatre Centre
by Dennis Kucherawy - Feb 2, 2015

Five years in development, 'Small Axe' is a compelling, timely, provocative and inspiring new piece of Verbatim Theatre now playing at the Theatre Centre. It is presented by The Theatre Centre and Project: Humanity (PH). Founded in 2008, PH calls itself 'a non-profit organization raising awareness of social issues through the arts.' It reunites actor/writer Andrew Kushnir and director Alan Dilworth, who previously collaborated in 2010 on PH's 'The Middle Place,' a successful play about Toronto's homeless youth. Premiered at SummerWorks, it was restaged as a coproduction of Theatre Passe Muraille, Canadian Stage and PH. (more...)

Last Chance to Vote for the BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 26, 2014

It's your last week to vote for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Toronto Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 26th. Voting closes at the end of the year, in under one week! (more...)

Time is Ticking to Vote for the BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 19, 2014

Time is ticking on your last chance to vote for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Toronto Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 19th. Voting closes at the end of the year! (more...)

SMALL AXE Begins Next Month at The Theatre Centre
by BWW News Desk - Dec 18, 2014

In January The Theatre Centre and Project: Humanity present Small Axe, a new piece of documentary theatre that brings to the stage stories of lesbian, gay and transgender (LGBT) people of colour from Jamaica and the Jamaican-Canadian Diaspora. Their voices, alongside the voice of playwright Andrew Kushnir, contribute to an unflinching and timely exploration of what it means for a white queer artist to engage with injustice in a black community. Investigating homophobia and racism, intersectionality and privilege, Small Axe is on stage Jan. 17 to Feb. 1 at The Theatre Centre (1115 Queen St. W.). (more...)

Final Two Weeks of Voting for the BroadwayWorld Toronto Awards - Bruce Dow Leads!
by BWW Special Coverage - Dec 13, 2014

Voting has now opened for the 2014 BroadwayWorld Toronto Regional Awards! Check out the latest live stats as of December 4th. (more...)

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