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Review: The Lady From The Sea, Donmar Warehouse

Photo of Nikki Amuka-Bird by Daniel Kennedy

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Dull and uninspiring.

As keen Henrik Ibsen fans, we so wanted to love Donmar’s production of The Lady From The Sea, however the performance fell rather flat. 752 more words

On Reaching Out to the Media

One of the great things about digital media is that it’s a lot easier and faster for the publisher to open up a dialogue with the public: updating a problematic sentence on a web page is simple and guarantees that future readers will see the corrected version, whereas the corrections in a newspaper, for example, are less likely to be seen by everyone. 3,752 more words


Review: Le Gateau Chocolat: Icons, Soho Theatre.

Image: Icons artwork. © Eli Schmidt

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Sassy, Scintillating and Sincere.

Le Gateau Chocolat presents an encore of his own evening of frivolity intertwined with a personal memoir. 514 more words

Review: Untitled. (2017) Joanna Piotrowska

Image: Joanna Piotrowska, Untitled, 2017, silver gelatin hand print.

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Through an inconspicuous black door in the corner of Royalty Mews in Soho is the Southard Reid exhibition space, inhabited on this visit by Joanna Piotrowska’s second solo show, … 396 more words

Vintage Toronto Ads: And So The People Came

Originally published on Torontoist on June 23, 2009.

Toronto Tonight!, February 9–23, 1989.

You’re flipping through the entertainment options for a night on the town in 1980s Toronto. 689 more words


Should We Keep Reinventing Shakespeare's Wheel?

There isn’t a single actor who doesn’t dream of one day being able to play Hamlet. It’s our theatrical, artistic pinnacle – if you can portray, direct, or re-imagine Shakespeare, you’re seen as innovative. 747 more words

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Upcoming Events 2017-2018

While local baristas are preparing for the onslaught of PSLs headed their way, the Ottawa theatre community is gearing up for another year jam-packed with performances. 1,757 more words