MISFIT, Based on Letters by Marilyn Monroe, Appears at Hamilton FringeMISFIT, Based on Letters by Marilyn Monroe, Appears at Hamilton Fringe
by BWW News Desk - Jul 22, 2017

Misfit is based entirely on an actual letter written by screen siren Marilyn Monroe after her forced confinement to a psychiatric clinic in 1961. The private and revealing thoughts of a true Hollywood legend are revealed as she recounts her harrowing experience. A copy of this letter recently sold at auction for an undisclosed amount. (more...)

COME FROM AWAY and MATILDA Receive 14 Dora Award Nominations  - See All The Nominees!COME FROM AWAY and MATILDA Receive 14 Dora Award Nominations - See All The Nominees!
by Alan Henry - May 30, 2017

At a press conference held May 30 in the lobby of the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 235 nominations for the 38th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, which recognize excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

Raoul Bhaneja to Host 2017 Dora Awards at the Elgin TheatreRaoul Bhaneja to Host 2017 Dora Awards at the Elgin Theatre
by BWW News Desk - Apr 20, 2017

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced the date, creative team, host and venue for the 38th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, the awards show and party that celebrates extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts. (more...)

Next Stage Theatre Festival Opens in 3 WeeksNext Stage Theatre Festival Opens in 3 Weeks
by BWW News Desk - Dec 15, 2016

Opening January 4th and running until January 15th, the 2017 Next Stage Theatre Festival will be the festival's 10th birthday celebration. Audiences are invited to join the party! (more...)

Nominees Announced for the 37th Annual Dora Mavor Moore AwardsNominees Announced for the 37th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards
by Alan Henry - May 30, 2016

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced the date, creative team, host and venue for the 37th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, the awards show and party that celebrates extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts. Dora Awards Producer Jacoba Knaapen announced that the much-anticipated event will take place on Monday, June 27 and that it will, for the third time in a row, be held under the stars at Harbourfront Centre. Tickets go on sale May 31. (more...)

Bruce Dow to Host 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Awards; Venue, Date SetBruce Dow to Host 2016 Dora Mavor Moore Awards; Venue, Date Set
by BWW News Desk - Apr 28, 2016

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced the date, creative team, host and venue for the 37th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, the awards show and party that celebrates extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts. Dora Awards Producer Jacoba Knaapen announced that the much-anticipated event will take place on Monday, June 27 and that it will, for the third time in a row, be held under the stars at Harbourfront Centre. Tickets go on sale May 31. (more...)

Gavin Crawford to Host 36th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards at Harbourfront CentreGavin Crawford to Host 36th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards at Harbourfront Centre
by BWW News Desk - May 11, 2015

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced the date, creative team, host and venue for the 36th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, the awards show and party that celebrates extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts. Dora Awards Producer Jacoba Knaapen announced that the much-anticipated event will take place on Monday, June 22 and that, based on the huge success of last year, it will again be held at Harbourfront Centre.  Tickets go on sale June 1. (more...)

Matt Baram & Naomi Snieckus to Host 35th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards at Harbourfront Centre, 6/23Matt Baram & Naomi Snieckus to Host 35th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards at Harbourfront Centre, 6/23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 14, 2014

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced the date, creative team and an exciting new venue for the 35th anniversary of the Dora Mavor Moore Awards which celebrate extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts. The award ceremony will take place on June 23 and, for the very first time, will be held at Harbourfront Centre. The new outdoor venue will offer additional seating for this consistently sold-out event under the stars at the WestJet Stage, a 1,300-seat outdoor concert venue covered by a transparent roof with open sides. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The 2013 Dora Awards Red Carpet and VIP ReceptionPhoto Coverage: The 2013 Dora Awards Red Carpet and VIP Reception
by Kelly Cameron - Jun 26, 2013

The 2013 Dora Awards took place in Toronto on Monday June 25th at The St Lawrence Centre for the Arts. To accommodate demand, the Bluma theatre was also opened up for guests and the awards were live-streamed via 'Doratron'. As in previous years, there was a glamorous VIP ceremony pre-show followed by a post show street party that closed down Front Street. A record number of Doras were given out, with Young People's Theatre's CINDERELLA the runaway hit of the evening with seven awards. BWW is thrilled readers photos from the evening. (more...)

Toronto's 34th ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDS Set for 6/24Toronto's 34th ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDS Set for 6/24
by BWW News Desk - May 1, 2013

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) proudly announces that the 34th annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, celebrating extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts, will take place on Monday, June 24 at 7pm at the Bluma Appel Theatre at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, co-hosted by Matt Baram and Naomi Snieckus, Second City alumni and founding Co-Artistic Directors of the three-time Canadian Comedy Award-winning improv company, The National Theatre of the World. (more...)

TAPA's Dora Mavor Moore Awards Set for 6/25; Thom Allison to HostTAPA's Dora Mavor Moore Awards Set for 6/25; Thom Allison to Host
by BWW News Desk - May 25, 2012

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) today announced that the 33rd annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, celebrating extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts, will take place on Monday, June 25 at 8pm at the St.Lawrence Centre for the Arts in the Bluma Appel Theatre. (more...)

Photo Coverage: The 2011 Dora Mavor Moore AwardsPhoto Coverage: The 2011 Dora Mavor Moore Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jul 5, 2011

On June 27th Toronto celebrated the 32nd Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which honour excellence in Canada theatre. BWW was on hand for the complete event, including the VIP reception where nominees mingled with sponsors and patrons, the award show itself and of course, the happening after-party which shut down Front St for most of the night. We are thrilled to bring you exclusive coverage of the entire night. (more...)

Toronto Alliance Hosts 32ND ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDSToronto Alliance Hosts 32ND ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDS
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2011

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) proudly announces that the 32nd annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, celebrating extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts, will take place on Monday, June 27 at 8pm at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts in the Bluma Appel Theatre. (more...)

Toronto Alliance Announces 32nd Dora Mavor Moore AwardsToronto Alliance Announces 32nd Dora Mavor Moore Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2011

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts proudly presents the 32nd Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards on Monday, June 27 at the St. Lawrence Centre's Bluma Appel Theatre. (more...)

Toronto Alliance Announces 32nd Dora Mavor Moore AwardsToronto Alliance Announces 32nd Dora Mavor Moore Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 21, 2011

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts proudly presents the 32nd Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards on Monday, June 27 at the St. Lawrence Centre's Bluma Appel Theatre. (more...)

Toronto Alliance Hosts 32ND ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDS 6/27Toronto Alliance Hosts 32ND ANNUAL DORA MAVOR MOORE AWARDS 6/27
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2011

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) proudly announces that the 32nd annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, celebrating extraordinary Toronto talent in the performing arts, will take place on Monday, June 27 at 8pm at the St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts in the Bluma Appel Theatre. (more...)