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Mitchell Cushman

Writer/director/actor Jani Lauzon, director Mitchell Cushman and actor Maev Beaty top NOW's list of the year's most accomplished theatre makers Read more

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An electric Streetcar Named Desire, an immersive Flick and a thoughtful School Girls top our list of the year's best plays and musicals Read more

Theatre

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

Theatre

The Flick, 2019

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Under director Mitchell Cushman, Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning play about three minimum-wage workers at an old movie theatre deserves our full attention Read more

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The Tape Escape, 2019

Photo by Neil Silcox

Trio of interactive experiences set in an old-school 90s video store takes you back to the future Read more

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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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Hand To God, Coal Mine Theatre 2019

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Satiric show about a teen who's being taken over by his demonic hand puppet is wickedly entertaining Read more

Theatre

From a play about the making of an iconic punk album to an award-winning musical that deals with mental illness, here are the shows getting lots of buzz this month Read more

, Theatre

Haley McGee's brilliant solo show is an exuberant and insightful look at the cost of love and relationships Read more

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Musical about the death and legacy of a cult leader features stunning design elements, but flashbacks and lack of interaction take away from the experience Read more

Musicals

Jez Butterworth's epic play gets an energetic, immersive production, but it doesn't cast much of a lasting spell Read more

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Annie Baker's ode to sad, inarticulate straight white males will haunt you Read more

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Haley McGee’s solo show about a woman chasing after a man is a sad and funny delight (and there’s cake!) Read more

Theatre

Two of Toronto's most experienced creators of immersive theatre discuss everything from finding a space, negotiating a price and making sure you don't get sued – or have your fake prop guns stolen Read more

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TomorrowLove™

Neil Silcox

The rotating cast brings fire to the many stories, though some tales are predictable Read more

Theatre

Breath Of Kings Rebellion

David Hou

Graham Abbey’s two-part adaptation features some fine performances but a sometimes convoluted narrative Read more

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The Suicide

Andrew Oxenham

A satire on Soviet Russia, one that unfortunately caught Stalin’s eye, gets a strong production Read more

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David Hou

A man wandering through various realities finds his true love again and again Read more

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A terrific site-specific musical will take you back to your high school days – and earlier, too Read more

Musicals