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“An unbelieved truth can hurt a man much more than a lie. It takes great courage to back truth unacceptable to our times. There's a punishment for it, and it's usually crucifixion.” ― John Steinbeck, East of Eden

The truth is inconvenient and downright ugly in Florian Borchmeyer'...

The Canadian Opera Company’s current production of Puccini’s Madama Butterfly, follows a delicate heroine on an extraordinary journey. Showcasing the brutality that life often offers...

After premiering in Vancouver in March, and touring Europe with stops in Munich and Edinburgh this past summer, ...

The Canadian Opera Company has started their 2014/2015 season off on a high note. If this first piece is any indication, we are in for an extraordinary season.

Almost 25 years after it premiered at the Royal Alexandra Theatre in 1989, a stunning revival of Les Misérables is taking Toronto by storm at the Princess of Wales Theatre. The atmosphere was positively electric at the Wednesday opening of Cameron Mackintosh's...

The Canadian Opera Company's current offering of Benjamin Brittan’s Peter Grimes calls us to question right versus wrong, intentions versus actions and the mob mentality that society...

Get ready Toronto, TV's favourite comedic couple Lucy and Ricky Ricardo are back in a touring stage production opening next week for a limited engagement at the Royal Alexandra Theatre. Here, we chat with Sirena Irwin and Bill Mendieta, the leads of ...

After a successful turn directing Canadian Stage's modern production of The Taming of the Shrew in High Park this past summer, director Ted Witzel is back at the helm of the company's latest show, a new production of Sarah Berthiaume's play...

Words and movement come together beautifully in Theatre Rusticle's Dinner at Seven-Thirty, a physical memory play inspired by Virginia Woolfe's 1931 novel The Waves, now playing...

Following the September opening of The Flood Thereafter, a second play by Québécois playwright Sarah Berthiame opened at the Berkeley Street Theatre last week as part of Canadian Stage's 2013/14 season.