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The Cat Man Curse


Bedlam Theatre, Edinburgh

Once in a while you encounter a show on the Fringe that is so off-the-wall bizarre, so downright inspired, so bat-shit crazy, that it develops its own momentum. 246 more words


Relaxed performances bring theatre to all audiences

Relaxed Performances (sometimes called “Sensory-friendly performances”) have been tested on Broadway, at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival, in the West End, and in local theatres around the world. 453 more words


The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

Romeo and Juliet is the most adapted work in Shakespeare’s canon and continues to be replicated through different mediums time and time again. And for a girl who lives for crazy adaptations of Shakespeare, I was completely and utterly in love with Stratford’s simple, “traditional,” and tragic  902 more words

Fringe review: White Rhino Comedy

White Rhino Comedy

• 3 stars out of 5

• Stage 2, Backstage Theatre

It must be so brutal to have an improv show at midday on a Monday at the Fringe, doubly so when there’s a partial solar eclipse outside. 123 more words

Local Arts

Get Ready for The Phantom of the Opera this August!

Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal musical success, The Phantom of the Opera, is coming to Winnipeg from August 23 – September 3… 489 more words


Viva El Presidente!

The times they are a-changin’ down at BaCStage Towers.

Our long-term president, Nick (12 years incumbent by the reckoning of those who’ve been around that long) has decided to step down so that he can spend more time with the love of his life – his ever-expanding fleet of land- and sea-borne transportation.  129 more words


Best in Calgary theatre honoured in Bettys tonight

The 20th annual Betty Mitchell Awards or Bettys for outstanding achievement in professional theatre will be held at Vertigo Theatre tonight.

There are 90 nominees in 18 categories including those for acting, directing, design as well as the award for the best new play of the year. 430 more words