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2016 Calgary Theatre Critics' Awards: A Celebration of Community

The 2016 Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards was an evening full of anticipation and gratitude. The fifth annual event, hosted by Dave Kelly, was held at Commonwealth Bar & Stage where local theatre critics Stephen Hunt, Louis B. 381 more words

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2016 Calgary Theatre Critics' Awards: Nominees Announced

Calgary Theatre Critics, Stephen Hunt formerly of the Calgary Herald, Louis B. Hobson of Postmedia, Rodrigo Flores of Joyful Magpies and Jenna Shummoogum of Downtown Calgary Association are pleased to announce the nominees for the fifth annual Calgary Theatre Critics’ Awards. 1,105 more words


Three ways of staging bodily difference

I’m no theatre critic, and this is not a review. Although I’ve performed, I feel like I approach theatre (like many other things) from the outside. 1,121 more words

Writing And Ideas

THEATRE RESPONSE: "Or-rhotic-a" or, Or, by Liz Duffy Adams, Thinking Cap Theatre

or-/ɔː; unstressed ə/

conjunction (coordinating)

1. used to join alternatives: apples or pears, apples or pears or cheese, apples, pears, or cheese

2. used to join rephrasings of the same thing: to serve in the army, or rather to fight in the army, twelve, or a dozen… 768 more words

Wisdom from Andrew Gonzalez of NYC

You will lose sleep
You will be broke
You will miss out on things
You will go hungry sometimes
You will work harder than ever… 35 more words

THEATRE RESPONSE: Mamas Talking Soft:The Glass Menagerie by Tennessee Williams: Review by Matthew Davis Glass

Previously Published in the South Florida Blade November 2009

“Glass breaks so easily. No matter how careful you are.”  a fragile Laura tells her Gentleman Caller in The Broward Stage Door Theatre’s revival of Tennessee Williams’ classic The Glass Menagerie.  801 more words