Amanda Cordner

Writer/performer Holly Wyder shows off her huge range as a frazzled bartender taking orders from the front row Read more


Holly Wyder's engaging solo show about dating and intimacy features a Choose Your Own Adventure-style drink menu Read more


En Lai Mah (left), Brefny Caribou, Eric Rich and Amanda Cordner in Wring The Roses, RISER Project 2019

Photo by Lyon Smith

There's lots of bravura acting on display in this entertaining and ambitious new play about an out-of-control bachelorette party Read more


Walter Borden in Lilies, Buddies in Bad Times 2019

Photo by Tanja-Tiziana

From a new work by a flamenco great and a play by an Oscar-winning writer to the revival of a Canadian queer classic, here are the shows you'll be talking about this month Read more

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From two versatile actor/directors and an ingenious set and costume designer to a wise-beyond-her-years child performer, these artists delivered the drama this year Read more


The most exciting shows at this year's scaled-back festival were the performance art and experiential pieces, not script-based works Read more


Amanda Cordner shines in solo show about racism and otherness within the boundaries of friendship Read more


With venues closer together and fewer shows than usual, this year's festival of new performance works is going to be easier than ever to navigate. Just make sure these notable talents are on your must-see list. Read more

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Tom McGee's satire about the afterlife, performed at the Paddock Tavern, morphs into something far more intriguing Read more