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Tess Degenstein (left), Selina Martin and Lisa Ryder in A Blow In The Face

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Lisa Ryder's play about postpartum depression is enhanced by superb performances, an impressive set and cool choreography Read more

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Jocelyn Bioh's script about students at an exclusive girls' boarding school in 1980s Ghana tackles serious issues with humour and superb performances Read more

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Director of hit plays like Grace and Lo (Or Dear Mr. Wells) says Toronto theatre is experiencing "an amazing moment with so much female leadership" Read more

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Anonymously written play based on real events is essential viewing in the aftermath of #MeToo Read more

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Collective creation gives raucous voice and unforgettable shape to six marginalized women's lives Read more

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How an experimental Toronto play, which no one – including movie star Jodie Foster (!) – ever thought would make a movie, became one of the best, buzziest and timeliest TIFF premieres Read more

Toronto International Film Festival 2018

Audrey Dwyer's powerful play about a Black woman reexamining the maid in To Kill A Mockingbird pushes lots of buttons Read more

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John, Prince Hamlet and Our Town top NOW's list of the year's best Toronto shows Read more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Rose Napoli's drama about a young woman's affair with her teacher offers up complex characters and a painfully believable journey Read more

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Jeremy Mimnagh

Ellie Moon's docuplay sparked by the Ghomeshi case is timely, personal and riveting – just leave time to talk about it with someone afterwards Read more

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Taylor Trowbridge

Our top picks for theatre, film, music, design and more on Thanksgiving weekend Read more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Samuel Engelking

Nightwood Theatre playwrights take major risks bringing the dialogue about sexual assault to the next level Read more

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Cheol Joon Baek

Producers, the unsung heroes of the stage scene, speak out Read more

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>>> Diane Flacks’s probe of religion’s impact on women will make you think Read more

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Quiver

John Lauener

The storytelling’s unusual in each hour-long production Read more

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Here are some of the brilliant people who are coming soon to a stage near you. You'll definitely be talking about them during intermission. Read more

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Tales of violence against women get a personal, dramatic presentation Read more

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Win a pair of tickets to NIRBHAYA and a special Q&A with the cast on November 26th at Harbourfront Centre Theatre! Read more

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Margaret Atwood's sly, ironic look at one of fiction's most patient women is a thrilling ensemble production Read more

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Mixed match Read more

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