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Robert Markus and Jessica Sherman in Dear Evan Hansen

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Mirvish production of the Tony Award-winning musical about a social outcast who becomes an online hero is a highly effective YA fantasy Read more

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Kawa Ada and Jonathan Winsby, Kiss Of The Spider Woman

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Eclipse Theatre's site-specific staged concert production of the Tony Award-winning musical delivers a one-of-a-kind experience Read more

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Catchy Foreigner songs and authentic rock performances help make up for the clunky plot in this new jukebox musical Read more

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Despite good performances and a couple of memorable songs, Sting's show about the demise of the shipbuilding industry in 1980s Northern England never takes off Read more

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The sight of kids in school uniforms rocking out and playing real instruments is cute, but they can't save this underwhelming musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber and the guy who created Downton Abbey Read more

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Joan Marcus

This Mirvish musical at the Princess of Wales Theatre bookends a terrifying dismemberment with saccharine songs Read more

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The real-life Ganderites who welcomed stranded passengers during 9/11 are as compelling as their musical counterparts Read more

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Director Bartlett Sher makes a valiant attempt to rehabilitate this decades-old show but the sexism and exoticism are still problematic Read more

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Scott White's ambitious musical about miserable people would benefit from more complexity and humour Read more

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Drag musical set in 90s Toronto drops its glittery balls Read more

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Second City alum Ashley Botting's improvised solo musical is, quite simply, art of the highest order Read more

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Musical about the on-again, off-again romance between two middle-aged characters is well-intentioned but deeply flawed Read more

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Devon More's got impressive musical chops, but this mix of science and indie rock is cringeworthy Read more

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Queer historical show features strong music and deals with meaty themes, but somethings get lost in the show’s breakneck pacing Read more

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Songwriter and humourist Randy Vancourt hits lots of familiar notes in his autobiographical solo show Read more

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Ryan G. Hinds's love letter to his favourite songwriting team is filled with affection, humour and knockout singing Read more

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Tymisha Harris is magnetic in this hugely entertaining biographical play about the first African-American to take her 30s-era stardom global Read more

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Musical about students putting on a musical about astronaut Chris Hadfield is uneven but there's lots of fine emerging talent onstage and some of the music soars Read more

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Obviously still in development, this musical about the pop icon's Silver Factory scene could be more complex and less caricatured Read more

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The Broadway show's North American tour touches down again in town, and this time the cast soars Read more

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