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A Midsummer Night's Dream, 2019

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Although the Monarch Tavern isn't the best site for it, there are lots of imaginative, forward-thinking flourishes in this Shakespeare BASH'd production Read more

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The Winter's Tale, Shakespeare in the Ruff, 2019

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Shakespeare in the Ruff's open-air production has some lovely elements, but an awkward departure from the text, though valid, feels pedantic Read more

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Rose Napoli and Jamie Robinson in Canadian Stage's Much Ado About Nothing in High Park, 2019

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Liza Balkan's production for Canadian Stage lacks subtlety, but Shakespeare's wit and wisdom still come through Read more

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Street noises and projection problems mar intriguing outdoor staging of Shakespeare's comedy Read more

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Return of Why Not Theatre's acclaimed bilingual production is a fine example of accessible, intersectional theatre Read more

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Kaitlyn Riordan mixes her own writing and text from 17 Shakespeare works to create a play that says a lot about today’s world Read more

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Walk-about production of the Shakespeare comedy at Berczy Park is provocative and refreshing Read more

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The Tempest – On The Run 2018

David Hou

The veteran actor brings over half a century's worth of experience to the role of Shakespeare's wronged sorcerer Read more

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Fiona Morgan

Stage offerings for summer 2018 include Luminato, Coriolanus at Stratford, Fringe and SummerWorks. Read more

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Scott Wentworth's star-studded stage production makes effective transition to the big screen Read more

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Racheal McCaig

The Chekhov Collective’s midwinter offering of Shakespeare’s summery play should warm even the most iced-over hearts Read more

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Why Not Theatre's gender-swapping, bilingual production - in English and American Sign Language - doesn't always shed light on the Danish play Read more

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Measure For Measure

Dahlia-Katz

Why are more women tackling Shakespeare – both onstage and behind the scenes? Read more

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Outdoor production is set in Toronto's queer community at the end of the 1980s Read more

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Outdoor play is inspired by Shakespeare, Marvel Comics and J.K. Rowling Read more

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From Game Of Thrones violence to relevant issues of Scottish nationalism, here's a backgrounder on the Luminato centrepiece event Read more

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If you missed Stratford's acclaimed production of the Danish play, don't miss it on the big screen Read more

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