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Among the most revered of Shakespeare's comedies, Much Ado About Nothing stands out in its clever mixture of humour with serious issues such as honour and shame. As well known as the play is, Tarragon...

Fans of the long-running animated series The Simpsons were disappointed to learn that Harry Shearer, who lends his voice to a number of key characters, including Mr. Burns, is leaving the show according to recent reports. This news signals the end of an era for a generation raised on...

English playwright Alan Ayckbourn's Bedroom Farce is a laugh-out-loud funny and relatable slice of modern coupledom. Written in 1976, the play is set in the bedrooms of three different couples whose lives are thrown into chaos by the troubled marriage of fourth couple....

Ballad of the Burning Star first premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2013 where it debuted to rave reviews and sold-out audiences. This month, Acting Up Stage Company and Why Not Theatre in association with the Koffler...

From the creators of the 2011 SummerWorks hit Hero & Leander comes A Misfortune, a new musical adapted from a story by Anton Chekhov with music by Scott Christian,...

Killer Business is a fun romp through the behind-the-scenes drama of a Broadway production that’s over budget and behind schedule. Part 50s-style musical, part hardboiled detective...

Adapted from Brecht's Senora Carrar's Rifles (1937), Nicolas Billon's interpretation is a chilling reminder of the choices people face in times of war. Set during the Spanish Civil War, the play tells the story of Senora Carrar (Kate Hennig), a steadfast widow determined to...

There are many stories from WWII, but Brenley Charkow's On The Other Side of the World sheds light on a lesser-known piece of Jewish history—the story of...

The energy is contagious in Mix Mix Dance Collective's Jack Your Body, a turbo-charged throwback to American street dance culture now playing at the 2014 Next Stage Theatre Festival.

After a hit run at the 2012 Toronto Fringe Festival, co-writers and performers Amanda Barker and Daniel Krolik are back on stage as notorious Hollywood "crazies" Randy and Evi Quaid in a remount of ...