‘Unscripted’: Canadian Stage Fundraiser, June 25, 2009

T.U. Dawood   Arts and culture are still in a nascent stage in Toronto and it’s exciting to see the talent and energy of upcoming talent. The Visionaries Council was formed almost a year ago to provide a free forum for networking and leadership development for young professionals between the ages of 25 and 40 […]

The Capital Region’s Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Heather Kirk The humdrum days of March were a little less so for those fortunate enough to be transported “over the rainbow” and into the wonderful world of the Wizard of Oz, which appeared at the National Arts Centre from March 10th through 15th. As adored and familiar as this production is through the much-loved […]

Wild Dogs Makes its World Debut in Toronto

Cynthia Cheng Wild Dogs makes its world debut as the first play at the Nightwood Theatre’s 2008/09 season.  The show, based on a book by Helen Humphreys and adapted for the stage by Anne Hardcastle, stars Tamara Podemski as Alice.  The story is about several people who gather in the woods each night looking for their lost dogs.  It […]

Rumour Has It: Kim Cattrall to do Stratford?

According to a Toronto Star article dated May 21, the answer is, maybe. Yes, people, it’s very possible that you’ll Ms. Cattrall play Cleopatra in the 2009 Stratford Shakespeare Festival season. More details as they’re released. I do wonder, though, if Ms. Cattrall worries at all about being type cast. Cleopatra is kind of similar […]

Event Reminders: Four Corners and Benedicto Fashion Show!

The Bishop Strachan School‘s Grade 12 drama class presents Four Corners, an original play based on transcripts, interview & outreach work on the subject of hunger on May 20 and May 21 at the Baille Theatre at the Young Centre for Performing Arts. Tickets are $20 for students and $40 for adults, available online or […]