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Native Earth Performing Arts to Present THIS IS HOW WE GOT HERE Native Earth Performing Arts to Present THIS IS HOW WE GOT HERE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2019

Native Earth Performing Arts will present its production of the 2018 Governor General-nominated play This Is How We Got Here, written and directed by Keith Barker, featuring Kristopher Bowman, Tamara Podemski, James Dallas Smith and Michaela Washburn on January 26-February 16, 2020. (more...)

BWW Review: Profound Beauty in ALMIGHTY VOICE AND HIS WIFE at Soulpepper BWW Review: Profound Beauty in ALMIGHTY VOICE AND HIS WIFE at Soulpepper
by Louis Train - Oct 19, 2019

ALMIGHTY VOICE IS AND HIS WIFE is an enormous play, spanning an incredible breadth of theatrical technique and exploring, in depth, some of the most challenging questions of Canadian cultural memory. (more...)

Stratford Festival Announces Casting For 2020 Season Stratford Festival Announces Casting For 2020 Season
by BWW News Desk - Oct 17, 2019

With the new Tom Patterson Theatre taking shape on the banks of the Avon River, the Stratford Festival is thrilled to announce key casting as it builds the acting company for its monumental 2020 season. (more...)

BWW Contest: Win Two Tickets to Almighty Voice and His Wife in Toronto! BWW Contest: Win Two Tickets to Almighty Voice and His Wife in Toronto!
by BWW Contests - Oct 11, 2019

Get ready because BroadwayWorld is giving you the chance to win a pair of tickets to see Soulpepper Theatre Company's production of Almighty Voice and His Wife! The winner will receive a pair of tickets to their choice of the production's October 15th or October 16th performance. The contest will run now through October 13th at 11:59PM EST, so make sure to enter for your chance to win TODAY! (more...)

COME FROM AWAY's Astrid Van Wieren To Star In NYC Premiere Of THE RIVER YOU STEP IN Film COME FROM AWAY's Astrid Van Wieren To Star In NYC Premiere Of THE RIVER YOU STEP IN Film
by BWW News Desk - Sep 23, 2019

INDIECAN, Film Coop, Marjory Avenue Productions and Aliyah Films present the New York Premiere of this Canadian Indie feature starring Astrid Van Wieren who is currently in the smash Broadway hit, Come From Away. Jon Michaelson is writer, director and co producer of this timely and provocative piece. (more...)

32nd Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE Festival Announced 32nd Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE Festival Announced
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2019

Native Earth Performing Arts is thrilled to announce the 32nd annual Weesageechak Begins to Dance. This year's festival invites emerging, mid-career, and established Indigenous artists from across Turtle Island and Australia to develop and showcase contemporary theatre, dance, and multi-disciplinary creations on November 13 to 23, 2019 at Aki Studio (585 Dundas St East). (more...)

VideoCab Presents the World Premiere of TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE VideoCab Presents the World Premiere of TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE
by Sarah Hookey - Apr 3, 2019

VIDEOCABARET presents the World Premiere of Cliff Cardinal's dark comedy, TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, at a brand new theatrical home in downtown Toronto. TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE will be presented at VIDEOCAB's new black box stage, 10 Busy Street, April 24 - May 19, 2019. (more...)

Nightwood Theatre Presents GRACE Nightwood Theatre Presents GRACE
by BWW News Desk - Jan 10, 2019

Exquisitely told in a stunning blend of documentary theatre, striking visual projections and choreography, Grace is a searing piece that ignites a discussion on the failures and limitations of the legal system. "There was no justice, there was just a legal outcome." In the wake of a young woman's disclosure of childhood sexual assault, a family presses charges. A true story about survival, hope, and the pursuit of justice at a time when provability still usurps truth in our courtrooms. (more...)

Nightwood Theatre Presents GRACE Nightwood Theatre Presents GRACE
by BWW News Desk - Dec 20, 2018

Exquisitely told in a stunning blend of documentary theatre, striking visual projections and choreography, Grace is a searing piece that ignites a discussion on the failures and limitations of the legal system. "There was no justice, there was just a legal outcome." In the wake of a young woman's disclosure of childhood sexual assault, a family presses charges. A true story about survival, hope, and the pursuit of justice at a time when provability still usurps truth in our courtrooms. (more...)

Native Earth Announces The Line-up Of WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE Native Earth Announces The Line-up Of WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 25, 2018

Native Earth Performing Arts presents the 31st annual Weesageechak Begins to Dance Festival. This development festival celebrates theatre, dance, opera and multidisciplinary creations from across Turtle Island from November 14 to 24, 2018 at Aki Studio. (more...)

Toronto Theatre Celebrated at the 2018 Dora Awards! Winners Announced! Toronto Theatre Celebrated at the 2018 Dora Awards! Winners Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Jun 25, 2018

The 39th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards for the 2017-2018 season were handed out in a star-studded ceremony in Toronto on the evening of Monday, June 25 at the Winter Garden Theatre of the Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre Centre, hosted by acclaimed actor Astrid Van Wieren, currently starring on Broadway in the award-winning Canadian musical Come From Away. (more...)

Nominations Announced for the 39th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards! Nominations Announced for the 39th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards!
by Alan Henry - May 31, 2018

At a press conference held May 31 in the lobby of the Sony Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 237 nominations for the 39th Annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards, which recognize excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

BWW Review: ANIMAL FARM at Soulpepper Uses Humour to Reel You In BWW Review: ANIMAL FARM at Soulpepper Uses Humour to Reel You In
by Taylor Long - Mar 20, 2018

I would watch a Ravi Jain directed production of the phone book. ANIMAL FARM, presented by Soulpepper, is an adaption of George Orwell's famous novel by Canadian playwright Anthony MacMahon. Jain and MacMahon design a campy, satirical world for the farm animals, using humour as a reel to hook the audience into deeper discussions about humanity and society. It's persuasive, troubling, and honestly funny. (more...)

Native Earth to Present 30th Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE Native Earth to Present 30th Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Nov 15, 2017

This November, Native Earth will welcome back familiar faces and introduces emerging creators from across Turtle Island and beyond for its 30th annual Weesageechak Begins to Dance. Showcasing new works and works-in-development in theatre, dance, music and multi-disciplinary performance work, Weesageechak 30 will run from November 15th to 25th, 2017 at Aki Studio. (more...)

Native Earth to Present 30th Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE Native Earth to Present 30th Annual WEESAGEECHAK BEGINS TO DANCE
by BWW News Desk - Oct 19, 2017

This November, Native Earth will welcome back familiar faces and introduces emerging creators from across Turtle Island and beyond for its 30th annual Weesageechak Begins to Dance. Showcasing new works and works-in-development in theatre, dance, music and multi-disciplinary performance work, Weesageechak 30 will run from November 15th to 25th, 2017 at Aki Studio. (more...)

Native Earth Performing Arts and Buddies in Bad Times Theatre to Present Inaugural 2-SPIRIT CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Native Earth Performing Arts proudly partners with Buddies in Bad Times Theatre to present the inaugural 2-Spirit Cabaret today November 11th, 2016 at Buddies' Cabaret space. Hosted by poet and activist Gwen Benaway (Anishinaabe/Tsagli/Metis), the 2-Spirit Cabaret features performances and spoken word by 2-Spirit, Queer and Trans-identified Indigenous artists. (more...)

Native Earth Performing Arts and Buddies in Bad Times Theatre to Present Inaugural 2-SPIRIT CABARET
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2016

Native Earth Performing Arts proudly partners with Buddies in Bad Times Theatre to present the inaugural 2-Spirit Cabaret on Friday November 11th, 2016 at Buddies' Cabaret space. Hosted by poet and activist Gwen Benaway (Anishinaabe/Tsagli/Metis), the 2-Spirit Cabaret features performances and spoken word by 2-Spirit, Queer and Trans-identified Indigenous artists. (more...)

Canadian Rep Theatre Presents English-Language Premiere of PACAMAMBO by Award-Winning Wajdi Mouawad, 1/21-2/2
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2014

Canadian Rep Theatre kicks off the new year with the English-language premiere of Pacamambo by Quebec's award-winning Wajdi Mouawad, translated by Shelley Tepperman, and directed by Canadian Rep Artistic Director Ken Gass. This emotionally powerful and lyrical work opens January 21 and runs to February 2 (previewing from January 18) at The Citadel in Regent Park. Tickets range from $15-$36 with special pricing for families and students, and are available by calling 416-504-7529 or by visiting www.canadianrep.ca. Pacamambo, premiered in French in Montreal in 2000. Conceived as a play for children about death, it is a life-affirming and magical theatre experience for audiences of all ages. It tells the story of Julie, a young girl teetering between denial and rage, who disappeared for 23 days until discovered in her grandmother's apartment basement storage locker with her dog, Growl, and the badly decomposing body of her grandmother. (more...)

Canadian Rep to Premiere English Debut of PACAMAMBO Today
by BWW News Desk - Jan 21, 2014

Canadian Rep Theatre kicks off the new year with the English-language premiere of Pacamambo by Quebec's award-winning Wajdi Mouawad, translated by Shelley Tepperman, and directed by Canadian Rep Artistic Director Ken Gass. This emotionally powerful and lyrical work opens today, January 21 and runs through February 2 (previewing from January 18) at The Citadel in Regent Park. Tickets range from $15-$36 with special pricing for families and students, and are available by calling 416-504-7529 or by visiting www.canadianrep.ca. (more...)

Canadian Rep to Present English Debut of PACAMAMBO, Jan 21-Feb 2
by BWW News Desk - Dec 11, 2013

Canadian Rep Theatre kicks off the new year with the English-language premiere of Pacamambo by Quebec's award-winning Wajdi Mouawad, translated by Shelley Tepperman, and directed by Canadian Rep Artistic Director Ken Gass. This emotionally powerful and lyrical work opens January 21 and runs to February 2 (previewing from January 18) at The Citadel in Regent Park. (more...)

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