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Avenue Q portrays the millennial experience

Anyone who’s heard of Avenue Q knows it’s satirical, generally filled with impropriety, and bears a lot of resemblance to a certain children’s show. What I didn’t know going into the show was that it would become the first musical I’ve seen that is written about the  618 more words

Edmonton Theatre

This weekend in theatre: half a dozen possibilities

1. There are not one but TWO Kander and Ebb musicals to choose from this weekend. At the Mayfield, it’s the team’s 1966 groundbreaker hit… 664 more words

Stagestruck

Edmonton's Eritrean-Canadian community braces for revealing documentary

For 40-year-old Bereket Al-Azar, hearing of the atrocities in his birth country Eritrea is sometimes too difficult to stomach.

After immigrating to Canada at the age of 17, Al-Azar said he hasn’t returned to the Horn of Africa country since 2004, because he’s become critical of his government and it’s become too dangerous. 148 more words

Edmonton

A Meditation on Tom Stoppard's "Arcadia", and a slight review of Edmonton's Citadel Theatre's production of same

No poet, no artist of any art, has his complete meaning alone. His significance, his appreciation is the appreciation of his relation to the dead poets and artists.

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Arcadia an intricate blend of science and art

The biggest comment I overheard from those around me during the Citadel’s production of Arcadia was, “Well, that was different.” And it is. Arcadia is at once a murder mystery, a love story, and an expedition deep into the realm of science unlike any play I’ve seen before. 1,063 more words

Edmonton Theatre

10-year-old Edmonton musical prodigy to play Carnegie Hall

WATCH ABOVE: A 10-year-old Edmonton violinist is set to perform at Carnegie Hall this weekend. It’s an opportunity he won after facing off against stiff competition from around the world. 476 more words

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Other Desert Cities Photos and Reviews

“Whitney Morse, one of Chicago’s finest young actresses, thoroughly inhabits the role of Brooke. A stunningly versatile performer, memorable for her diverse performances in productions of “The Children’s Hour” and “Accomplice,” Ms. 96 more words

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