BWW Interviews: Toronto's 'John Wilkes Booth' (Paul McQuillan) Talks ASSASSINS
by Kelly Cameron - Jan 17, 2011

The critically acclaimed and hugely successful Toronto production of ASSASSINS just announced a two week extension with performances until February 13th, 2011. BWW was on hand to speak to two of the very talented cast members, and today brings you an interview with Paul McQuillan,who plays the first Assassin - John Wilkes Booth. (more...)

Photo Coverage: ASSASSINS Returns to The Theatre Centre
by Kelly Cameron - Jan 6, 2011

Last year's acclaimed production of ASSASSINS that was produced by Talk is Free/Birdland Theatre returns to The Theatre Centre this month, with previews starting January 6th, 2011. BWW is pleased to bring you a sneak peek look at photos from the production. (more...)

TOXIC AVENGER, THE MILL, HAMLET et al. Nominated For Dora Mavor Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2010

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 174 nominations for 225 eligible productions that opened between June 1, 2009 and May 31, 2010 for the 31st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which honour excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

Dora Award Nominations Announced, Ceremony Held 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 28, 2010

At a press conference held today at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 174 nominations for 225 eligible productions that opened between June 1, 2009 and May 31, 2010 for the 31st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which honour excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

Dora Award Nominations Announced, Ceremony Held 6/28
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2010

At a press conference held today at the Four Seasons Centre for the Performing Arts, the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 174 nominations for 225 eligible productions that opened between June 1, 2009 and May 31, 2010 for the 31st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which honour excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

TOXIC AVENGER, THE MILL, HAMLET et al. Nominated For Dora Mavor Awards
by BWW News Desk - Jun 2, 2010

The Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) announced 174 nominations for 225 eligible productions that opened between June 1, 2009 and May 31, 2010 for the 31st annual Dora Mavor Moore Awards which honour excellence in the performing arts in Toronto. (more...)

BWW Reviews: ASSASSINS
by Mark Andrew Lawrence - Feb 12, 2010

Birdland Theatre has joined forces with Barrie's Talk is Free Theatre to present a mesmerizing production of Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman's darkly comic piece Assassins. Fans of the show will no doubt want to see it, but others are well advised to take this scary ride and see for themselves. * * * * 1/2 (OUT OF 5) (more...)

Hairspray National Tour Styles Fort Worth, April 18-23
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2006

Hairspray will spritz the Bass Performance Hall in Fort Worth, TX from April 18th through 23rd. (more...)

Touring 'Hairspray' Is a Big Fat Can of Fun
by Jan Nargi - Oct 11, 2005

Talent abounds, but a few too many spritzes of megahold have made this stylish do a bit stiff (more...)