Ergo Arts Theatre Announces 2nd Annual ERGO PINK FESTErgo Arts Theatre Announces 2nd Annual ERGO PINK FEST
by BWW News Desk - Mar 18, 2019

Ergo Pink Fest is a 4-day theatre festival in Toronto (March 28-31, 2019), conceived and hosted by Ergo Arts Theatre (EAT) that gives voice to female and non-binary identified playwrights, providing them a unique platform to develop and showcase their work. The festival, being held at the Small World Music Centre, 180 Shaw Street, brings together award-winning playwrights and dramaturges Beverley Cooper, Marcia Johnson, Anita La Selva, Paula Wing and Elyne Quan to nurture the development of eight new plays. (more...)

b current Welcomes New Artistic Director Catherine Hernandez
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2017

The Board of Directors of b current, the hotbed for culturally-rooted theatre creation, announced today the appointment of a new Artistic Director: Writer, performer, and producer Catherine Hernandez, an artist with a ten-year association with the company. (more...)

b current Kicks Off 13th Annual 'rock.paper.sistahz' Festival Today
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2014

b current, Canada's hotbed for culturally diverse artists announces a week of new theatre development for the 13th annual rock.paper.sistahz festival at Daniels Spectrum building (585 Dundas St E) from May 11 - 18, 2014. A highlight of this year's festival is the inaugural 23 hours live!, a live performance marathon featuring 14 new plays performed over 23 hours by award winning and esteemed artists, many rooted in the culture and experiences of the Black Diaspora. (more...)

b current to Kick Off 13th Annual 'rock.paper.sistahz' Festival, 5/17
by BWW News Desk - May 13, 2014

b current, Canada's hotbed for culturally diverse artists announces a week of new theatre development for the 13th annual rock.paper.sistahz festival at Daniels Spectrum building (585 Dundas St E) from May 11 - 18, 2014. A highlight of this year's festival is the inaugural 23 hours live!, a live performance marathon featuring 14 new plays performed over 23 hours by award winning and esteemed artists, many rooted in the culture and experiences of the Black Diaspora. (more...)

rock.paper.sistahz Festival, afteRock Plays and More Set for b current's 2014 Lineup
by BWW News Desk - Mar 25, 2014

b current's new artistic directors, Jajube Mandiela and Ngozi Paul, are pleased to announce the company's 2014 line-up. Since taking the helm last fall, Mandiela and Paul have put together a thrilling season featuring some of Toronto's most exciting theatre creators. (more...)

Photo 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...)

The Canadian Stage Company announces 2008-2009 season
by Mark Andrew Lawrence - Feb 28, 2008

New season subscription packages on sale today for CanStage's 2008/09 season. Doubt, Frost/Nixon and Blackbird, are among the highlights. (more...)