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Jessica B. Hill and Shannon Taylor in Mother's Daughter, Soulpepper, 2020

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Kate Hennig's play offers a fresh feminist tale about Mary, the first reigning queen of England Read more

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Salt-Water Moon, Assassins and Terminus head up our list of the best plays and musicals from the last 10 years Read more

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CHILD-ISH at SummerWorks 2019

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Show based on verbatim interviews with children aged 5 to 11 is funny, thoughtful and often revelatory Read more

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Alan Dilworth, incoming artistic director of Necessary Angel, May 2019

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The former acting artistic director of Soulpepper takes the reins of the innovative 41-year-old independent company Read more

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Stuart Hughes and Alice Snaden in Wedding At Aulis

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Sina Gilani's new adaptation of the Euripides tragedy has an intimate feel, and is well-acted, but feels cold and scattered Read more

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Bahia Watson and a regal cast are superb in the second instalment of Kate Hennig's Queenmaker Trilogy Read more

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Daniel Malavasi

The UK's Emma Stenning says the theatre company – still recovering from sexual misconduct and harassment allegations against its former artistic director – has a policy around behaviour that is "best-in-class practice" Read more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Some of director Alan Dilworth’s ideas are unclear, but a tightly bound ensemble lends this production undeniable power Read more

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Cylla von Tiuedemann

Kate Hennig's play about Katherine Parr, Henry VIII's sixth wife, gets a triumphant remount Read more

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Kim's Convenience

Bruce Monk

The season includes dozens of productions, concerts, solo performances and a tour to Manhattan Read more

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Incident At Vichy

Cylla von Tiedemann

Arthur Miller’s play looks at the ongoing battle between goodness and malevolence Read more

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This year audiences applauded loud and long for actors, writers and directors who touched the heart and mind with works that ranged from energetic farce to nuanced drama. Read more

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Finding compassion and empathy is a slow but rewarding process for the characters in Pamela Mala Sinha’s new play Read more

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David Hou

Katherine Parr, Henry VIII’s sixth spouse, is a fascinating king- and queen-maker in Kate Hennig’s excellent Stratford play Read more

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Kate Hennig’s play examines how Katherine Parr, Henry VIII’s final wife, helped shape English history Read more

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Sarah Ruhl’s version of Orpheus is as much about fathers and daughters as it is about the legendary lovers Read more

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Three linked tales span 400 years and look at the passions that that hold us together and drive us apart Read more

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Sexual healing Read more

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Michael Watier

Maev Beaty caps a year of dramatic coups with her comic turn in Soulpepper's new holiday classic, Parfumerie, a Love Actually for the stage Read more

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Powerful Place Read more

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