BWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES: Lillian Hellman's Classic Bares Its Fangs At Lyric StageBWW Review: THE LITTLE FOXES: Lillian Hellman's Classic Bares Its Fangs At Lyric Stage
by Nancy Grossman - Feb 20, 2019

Eighty years after the Broadway premiere of Lillian Hellman's THE LITTLE FOXES, the Lyric Stage Company production, under the direction of Scott Edmiston, demonstrates that the classic American drama has lost none of its punch. A titanic team of actors portrays the dynamic within the rapacious Hubbard family and the collateral damage they impose on all who have the misfortune of being in their path. Without exception, the characters are three-dimensional, fully realized, and thoroughly alive, compelling the audience to engage with them on an intensely emotional level. (more...)

DUSK DANCES Proudly Presents Its 24TH Annual SeasonDUSK DANCES Proudly Presents Its 24TH Annual Season
by BWW News Desk - Jun 26, 2018

DUSK DANCES proudly presents its 24TH annual season. Dusk Dances is a renowned and beloved outdoor dance festival presented at Withrow Park each August. This year, for the very first time, a Guest Curator was invited to program the Withrow Park event: Michael Caldwell. Dusk Dances 2018 features some of Canada's top choreographers and dancers, including Peter Chin, Allison Toffan Carmen Romero, Karissa Barry, and Tina Fushell, in a diverse program of dance featuring contemporary, flamenco, tap, Bharatanatyam, and West African forms and styles. (more...)

BWW Review: EDGE SERIES Tantalizes at Firehall Arts Centre
by Matt Hanson - Sep 10, 2015

If art does not make the public more capable of feeling, of seeing the world through other eyes, and wanting positive change for all, then it only perpetuates class division, and in so doing, social strife. (more...)

BWW Recaps: The 2014 Dora Awards
by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2014

The 35th Anniversary Dora Mavor Moore Awards for the 2013/2014 season were handed out in a star-studded ceremony in Toronto on the evening of Monday, June 23 at Harbourfront Centre's WestJet Stage, hosted by the hilarious Matt Baram and Naomi Snieckus, Second City alumni and founding members of the National Theatre of the World. (more...)

Dora Awards 2014: A List Of All The Winners!
by Alan Henry - Jun 24, 2014

It was an incredible night for Toronto theatre when our community joined together to celebrate another year of performing arts in Toronto on June 23rd at the WestJet Stage at the Harbourfront Centre. For the 2013-2014 season, 143 producing companies (up 41 from last season's 102) registered eligible productions. A total of 48 Dora Awards, plus the Silver Ticket Award and the Audience Choice Award, were given out in a glittering ceremony hosted by Matt Baram and Naomi Snieckus, founding Co-Artistic Directors of the three-time Canadian Comedy Award-winning The National Theatre of the World. (more...)

Photo Flash: FTFP's WITH A TRACE at DanceWorks, Now Playing Through 9/21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 20, 2013

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series now in its 37th season, launches its 2013-14 Mainstage Series presenting with a trace from firstthingsfirst productions (ftfp), a mixed program of two solos and a duet by acclaimed choreographers Peggy Baker, Valerie Calamand Melanie Demers. Performed by ftfp's Co-Artistic Directors Kate Holden and Kate Franklin, along with Marc Boivin, with a trace is now playing through tomorrow, September 21 at Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre. Check out a first look below! (more...)

DanceWorks Launches 37th Season with FTFP's WITH A TRACE, Now thru Sept 21
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2013

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series now in its 37th season, launches its 2013-14 Mainstage Series presenting with a trace from firstthingsfirst productions (ftfp), a mixed program of two solos and a duet by acclaimed choreographers Peggy Baker, Valerie Calamand Melanie Demers. Performed by ftfp's Co-Artistic Directors Kate Holden and Kate Franklin, along with Marc Boivin, with a trace runs today, September 19 to Saturday, September 21 at Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre. (more...)

DanceWorks to Launch 37th Season with FTFP's WITH A TRACE, Sept 19-21
by BWW News Desk - Aug 22, 2013

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series now in its 37th season, launches its 2013-14 Mainstage Series presenting with a trace from firstthingsfirst productions (ftfp), a mixed program of two solos and a duet by acclaimed choreographers Peggy Baker, Valerie Calamand Melanie Demers. Performed by ftfp's Co-Artistic Directors Kate Holden and Kate Franklin, along with Marc Boivin, with a trace runs Thursday, September 19 to Saturday, September 21 at Harbourfront Centre's Enwave Theatre. (more...)

DirecTV's DAMAGES Final Season Premieres Tonight, 7/11
by TV News Desk - Jul 11, 2012

This summer heats up with the season five premiere of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning, critically acclaimed legal thriller, DAMAGES, starring Emmy Award-winner Glenn Close and Emmy Award-nominee Rose Byrne, tonight, July 11 at 9 p.m. (more...)

DirectTV's DAMAGES Season 5 to Premiere 7/11
by BWW News Desk - Jul 10, 2012

DIRECTV's AUDIENCE Network™ heats up this summer with the season five premiere of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning, critically acclaimed legal thriller DAMAGES, starring Emmy Award-winner Glenn Close and Emmy Award-nominee Rose Byrne, on Wednesday, July 11, at 9 p.m. (more...)

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek - Teaser for Final Season of DirecTV's DAMAGES
by TV News Desk - May 21, 2012

DIRECTV's AUDIENCE Network™ heats up this summer with the season five premiere of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning, critically acclaimed legal thriller DAMAGES, starring Emmy Award-winner Glenn Close and Emmy Award-nominee Rose Byrne, on Wednesday, July 11, at 9 p.m. Get a sneak peek at the upcoming season below! (more...)

DirectTV's DAMAGES Season 5 to Premiere 7/11
by TV News Desk - Apr 20, 2012

DIRECTV's AUDIENCE Network™ heats up this summer with the season five premiere of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning, critically acclaimed legal thriller DAMAGES, starring Emmy Award-winner Glenn Close and Emmy Award-nominee Rose Byrne, on Wednesday, July 11, at 9 p.m. (more...)

DirecTV's DAMAGES Final Season to Premiere 7/11
by TV News Desk - Apr 18, 2012

This summer heats up with the season five premiere of the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning, critically acclaimed legal thriller, DAMAGES, starring Emmy Award-winner Glenn Close and Emmy Award-nominee Rose Byrne, on Wednesday, July 11 at 9 p.m. (more...)

DanceWorks Presents EIGHT WAYS FROM MARA 10/20-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 22, 2011

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series, presents the world premiere of Zata Omm Dance Projects' Eight Ways from Mara, a multi-disciplinary, imaginative and visually compelling work that takes a fresh look at the ways we avoid life's misery by relating to three elemental forces - confusion, temptation and distraction - thoughtfully conceived and choreographed by Zata Omm's Artistic Director William Yong. (more...)

DanceWorks Presents EIGHT WAYS FROM MARA 10/20-22
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2011

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series, presents the world premiere of Zata Omm Dance Projects' Eight Ways from Mara, a multi-disciplinary, imaginative and visually compelling work that takes a fresh look at the ways we avoid life's misery by relating to three elemental forces - confusion, temptation and distraction - thoughtfully conceived and choreographed by Zata Omm's Artistic Director William Yong. (more...)

DanceWorks Presents EIGHT WAYS FROM MARA 10/20-22
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2011

DanceWorks, Toronto's longest-running contemporary dance series, presents the world premiere of Zata Omm Dance Projects' Eight Ways from Mara, a multi-disciplinary, imaginative and visually compelling work that takes a fresh look at the ways we avoid life's misery by relating to three elemental forces - confusion, temptation and distraction - thoughtfully conceived and choreographed by Zata Omm's Artistic Director William Yong. (more...)

Photo Coverage: Broadway Dreams (BDF) Is the Real Deal!
by BWW Special Coverage - Aug 9, 2011

For awhile now, we have been receiving press materials and hearing about The Broadway Dreams Foundation (BDF), but never witnessed the group first-hand. Well, that all changed this past Saturday night, in Philadelphia, when we decided to go to the Kimmel Center and see the 2011 Summer-Intensive weekend showcase, this year titled TRUE COLORS. I can honestly say that our jaws dropped. Directed and hosted by the newest addition to their impressive faculty line-up, Richard Jay-Alexander, the evening was like watching a skillfull PLAYLIST of Broadway 'gold' and 'showstoppers.' Two ACTS worth! (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Mar 7, 2010

Old world traditions run headlong into changing values and political turmoil in Czarist Russian when Playful Theatre Productions presents 'Fiddler on the Roof' at Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Feb 26, 2010

Old world traditions run headlong into changing values and political turmoil in Czarist Russian when Playful Theatre Productions presents 'Fiddler on the Roof' at Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre. (more...)


by BWW News Desk - Feb 2, 2010

Old world traditions run headlong into changing values and political turmoil in Czarist Russian when Playful Theatre Productions presents 'Fiddler on the Roof' at Mercer County Community College's Kelsey Theatre. (more...)

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