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The new year is upon us and with it comes a fresh crop of Toronto shows. From east to west, this season's lineup spans the city and boasts genres to suit almost every taste. Here, we round up some of the most promising productions to watch in January and February:

If a mother’s worst nightmare is having to bury her child, then a close second would have to be when that child, now all grown up, hands her the unflattering script he’s written based on his traumatic family experiences throughout the years. So you can imagine her reaction when he then says he...

Book by Arthur Laurents
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
Directed by David Saint

West Side Story has been romancing audiences for decades. Lucky for fans, ...

“Right does not exist,” the slick, fast-talking Donny (Daniel Pagett) tells his disturbed and confused client Ted (Tim Walker) in Kat Sandler’s Help Yourself, now playing at the George Ignatieff...

David Storey's Home comes about gradually. The 1970 play, now on stage at the Young Centre, opens with a conversation between two English gentlemen, the...

If you found out you only had 21 days to live, what would you seek to accomplish? Who would you spend your time with, and how? These are the difficult questions that young Julie (Elizabeth Conway) is faced with in 21 Days...

The crackle of static can be heard on a swinging 1930s record playing in the moments leading up to the first act of Soulpepper's You Can't Take it With You, on stage now at...

What a night! Once won eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical; Bruce Norris' Clybourne Park won Best Play; Peter and the Starcatcher scored five awards, and our man Hugh Jackman took home a Special Tony Award for being super awesome. Did we mention Neil Patrick Harris is the best host ever?...

Montreal-based Lemieux Pilon 4D Art opened Luminato's fifth season last night with the English premiere of La Belle et la Bête: A Contemporary Retelling. Now...

Toronto audiences have a chance to see Roundabout Theatre's terrific production of Kander and Ebb's Cabaret for a limited engagement at the Princess of Wales Theatre this week. Originally directed by Sam Mendes and Rob Marshall in 1993, this provocative revival is fun...