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Courtney Ch’ng Lancaster

Jurors vote on the annual list of the best in Toronto theatre, dance and opera this week. Here are some names and titles that should be top of mind. Read more

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Drama about the blurring of fact and fiction is engaging, but could use some tightening 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

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Sarah DeLappe's play about a high school girls' soccer team is brilliantly conceived and urgently relevant Read more

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The century-old story of Indigenous opera singer Tsianina Redfeather and the opera she helped premiere at the Met is fascinating, but the modern framing device doesn't work Read more

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Actors dig deeply into their characters in this entertaining, if melodramatic, look at class, mobility and a nightmarish AirBnB rental Read more

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Don't know what to see at the 158-show stage blowout starting Wednesday (July 4)? Here are some folks – all with proven track records – you won't want to miss. Read more

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Beverley Cooper's well-researched 2008 drama makes gripping viewing for Netflix sleuths, but also lets us think of the thousands of unsolved cases of missing and murdered Indigenous women Read more

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New adaptation of Shakespeare's play starring Walter Borden puts a contemporary neurological twist on "the lunatic king" 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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A new adaptation of Maugham's novel is richly staged and finely acted Read more

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Soulpepper revives a rarely staged dramedy and gives it a polished production Read more

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