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Obsidian Theatre

Leighton Alexander Williams's freewheeling adaptation of Stephen Adly Guirgis's The Last Days Of Judas Iscariot is baggy but gets an electrifying production more

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Motion and DJ L'Oqenz's revolutionary theatrical mixtape uses hip-hop and spoken world to explore Black womanhood more

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Racheal McCaig

Debbie Tucker Green's play feels like a brief writing exercise padded out to 75 minutes more

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Dahlia Katz

Playwright Amanda Parris examines the lives of Black women in Toronto who support incarcerated friends, partners and family members more

Theatre

Here's what the Dora Awards got right (Father Comes Home From The Wars), wrong (why nothing for Hosanna?) and really, really right (public can now vote on the Jon Kaplan Audience Choice Award) more

Theatre

"Master Harold"...And The Boys

David Cooper

Theatre critics give end-of-season love to "Master Harold," Come From Away and John more

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Cheol Joon Baek

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

Theatre

Musical memoir about a young Black songwriter travelling through Europe in the 70s and 80s hits home more

Musicals

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Tanja-Tiziana

Passing Strange and Freedom Singer show that music can be a catalyst for hope and activism more

Musicals

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Joseph Michael Photography

Salt-Water Moon, Hosanna and The Death Of A King top our list of the best Toronto shows 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. more

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Artist and activist, Sandi was a powerful force for change more

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"Master Harold"...And The Boys

David Cooper

Athol Fugard’s apartheid-era look at a young man’s relationship to his two Black servants resonates with humanity more

Theatre

Up The Garden Path

Lyon Smith

Lisa Codrington’s play offers lots of hearty laughs but could use some editing more

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Tanja-Tiziana

From art exhibits to film screenings, here’s where to honour the cultural history of black Canadians more

Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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Tanja-Tiziana

She's a born performer. The stars have aligned in her career. And now she's set to blow up big in Venus' Daughter. more

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Toronto theatre critics acknowledge Mr. Burns, Spoon River, Arcadia and The Motherfucker With The Hat in their end-of-season honours more

Theatre

A matriarch's desire for a dignified end tests her family's emotional ties more

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A richly plotted musical about family and race relations will make you think and feel deeply more

Theatre