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With a whopping 160 Fringe shows, it’s harder than ever to decide what to see once the fest starts Wednesday (July 5). These folks’ shows should be safe bets. more

Jun 28, 2017 4:14 PM , Theatre


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Memories of Jon Kaplan and political/artistic pleas marked the annual celebration of Toronto's performing arts scene more

Jun 27, 2017 7:07 PM Theatre


Alicia Clarke

Unclassifiable double bill from Montreal’s Le Patin Libre skates around some brilliant effects more

Jun 23, 2017 2:51 PM Theatre


Michael Cooper

VideoCab's merciless skewering of Canada's past is educational and entertaining, even if you're not a history nerd more

Jun 21, 2017 4:44 PM Theatre 1 Comments

The sibling duo’s ambitious new show – they’re joined by three other actors – yields deeper interactions and comic rewards more

Jun 20, 2017 12:11 PM Theatre


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And theatres across the country memorialize him with chairs, rooms and plaques more

Jun 18, 2017 3:41 PM Theatre

After five years with the festival, Kelly Straughan says goodbye more

Jun 15, 2017 11:00 AM Theatre

The fest launches its new Scadding Court site more

Jun 6, 2017 3:12 PM Theatre

Regardless of your orientation, lemonTree’s queer walkabout show performed in basement rooms asks some powerful questions about relationships more

Jun 5, 2017 2:34 PM Theatre

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Jeremy Mimnagh

Project mixing stories of queer youth and elders provides a perfect start to Pride month more

Jun 3, 2017 6:09 PM Theatre

Choose Toronto's most outstanding production. This ballot is live from June 1 to June 21, 2017. more

Jun 1, 2017 9:40 AM Theatre

Joshua Harmon’s much-produced play delivers an emotional, intense and often very funny look at families more

May 31, 2017 4:34 PM Theatre

Here's what the Dora Awards got right (Father Comes Home From The Wars), wrong (why nothing for Hosanna?) and really, really right (public can now vote on the Jon Kaplan Audience Choice Award) more

May 30, 2017 1:06 PM Theatre

Whether it's Billy Crystal telling people to shove phones up their ass or ushers cutting off entire tables of drunk talkers, the city's theatres are fighting back against rude behaviour more

May 22, 2017 1:11 PM Theatre 10 Comments


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Drawn from more than 20 years of theatre-going, here are the five worst performances by my seatmates more

May 17, 2017 2:58 PM Theatre 1 Comments

Walkabout drama about an unhappy woman features convincing performances, but things get repetitive more

May 17, 2017 12:16 PM Theatre

Staging almost sabotages the story of parents of a disabled child more

May 16, 2017 7:03 PM Theatre


Cylla von Tiedemann

Even 40 years later, Ntozake Shange's Pulitzer Prize-winning play feels fresh and relevant more

May 16, 2017 2:15 PM Theatre

Actors born with Down syndrome perform poignant play about the abusive treatment of patients at the Huronia Regional Centre more

May 10, 2017 9:50 PM Theatre

Drama about a couple affected by an HIV-positive man is a good introduction to thorny medical, legal and cultural issues more

May 10, 2017 5:53 PM Theatre