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Kathleen Smith

Ghost Quartet

Dahlia Katz

Dave Malloy-penned musical at Streetcar Crowsnest is storytelling on an epic scale Read more

Musicals

Interactive dance-theatre show entertainingly kicks off Factory's 50th anniversary season Read more

Theatre

From intense actors and kick-ass dancers to a brilliant designer, here, in alphabetical order, are some of Toronto's major scene-stealers this season Read more

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Cliff Cardinal

Photo by Nadya Kwansibenz

From a Dora Award-winning director and a kick-ass dancer to a singer/songwriter adapting her acclaimed album, here, in alphabetical order, are some folks heating up the 11-day Queen West performance fest Read more

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Danielle Baskerville in Janus Is A God

Photo by D.A. Hoskins

From al fresco dance performances and an innovative arts festival to a production of a play that's intentionally offensive, here are the shows in and around the city that are generating lots of heat Read more

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Alli Harris's completely sung through solo show about high school is epic and ambitious Read more

Theatre

Lively sketch show features offbeat writing and absurdist perspectives Read more

Theatre

Dance/theatre piece inspired by myth features exquisite movement and banal dialogue Read more

Theatre

Powerful, interactive solo show re-imagines the troubled Twelfth Night character Read more

Theatre

Smartly written fractured fairy tale is just right for the Fringe Read more

Theatre

Eliza Benzer's solo show about a nurse who takes human suffering into her own hands is creepy but could be more engaging Read more

Theatre

Smart musical choices and dynamic connections among the performers make this dance show a winner Read more

Theatre

Tap happy production is an exercise in retro sweetness and syncopated positivity Read more

Theatre

Smart and silly site-specific show at the Painted Lady pushes the temperature to scorching heights Read more

Theatre

Therapeutic toucher healer Sophia Zoe has stories to tell and wisdom to impart, but she lacks projection chops and production support Read more

Theatre

Kira at Luminato, 2019

Photo by Dahlia Katz

Fara Tolno's drumming resonates more effectively than the dance in Lua Shayenne Dance Company's West African-influenced show Read more

Dance

From lots of Pride-related events to a free, large-scale dance production in The Bentway’s reclaimed space under the Gardiner, here a few of this month's must-see shows Read more

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After creating over 60 original works for the company, the 64-year-old dancer and choreographer leaves "one of the best jobs in Canada" on his own terms Read more

Dance

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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Photo by Jeremy Mimnagh

Series of dance vignettes for Evelyn Hart and Zhenya Cerneacov is sketched out in subtle, yet very legible shades Read more

Dance