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The Crackwalker

Two evenings in a row with dark and depressing stories. This is one of Judith Thompson’s early plays, written in 1979. But it certainly stands up today, and may be even more relevant in these times of the uprising of the population against the excesses of the upper 1%. 191 more words

field notes.03 // Claire Armstrong

field notes.
episode 03 // Claire Armstrong
a conversation about The Crackwalker

April 1st, 2015
R2 Espresso

After a few missed meet ups due to sinus colds and flus, Andrew and Claire finally hit a Queen West café and share delicious baked goods as they talk about Claire’s experience with the latest staging of The Crackwalker. 50 more words

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Dancers use street style moves to tell their stories

Street dance show Urban Myth closes Next Stage Factory Festival. Different urban styles appear on the stage of Factory Theatre.

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NSTF: Joke packs a powerful, thought-provoking punch in A Man Walks into a Bar

Saw another remarkable Toronto Fringe remount last night: Circle Circle’s production of Rachel Blair’s meta theatre social commentary A Man Walks into a Bar, directed by David Matheson, now playing at the… 471 more words


The Coronas 

Friday the 27th, I’d agreed to go with my sister to see some band that she liked. I know how much it sucks to have no one to go see a band with you so I agreed since my night was free (later a friend sent out invites for their 21st but nevermind that). 892 more words


Toronto Fringe: A lovely, complex, layered exploration of relationships in Perceptions of Love in the Pursuit of Happiness

A baby on the way. A marital infidelity. Marriage counsellor, heal thyself.

Three Five Productions’ Perceptions of Love in the Pursuit of Happiness, written and directed by Chantal Forde, examines three couples facing huge relationship challenges as they strive for life, love and happiness – running in the… 491 more words