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Soulpepper

Sarah Ruhl's version of the prescient novel about a gender-crossing nobleman is a delightful romp more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

The timing couldn't be better for this revival of David Hirson's 1991 farce about an obnoxious boor who gains power more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Beverley Cooper's well-researched 2008 drama makes gripping viewing for Netflix sleuths, but also lets us think of the thousands of unsolved cases of missing and murdered Indigenous women more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Soulpepper's production of August Wilson's historic play sounds truthful notes that still resonate today more

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Judith Thompson and her RARE Theatre Company chew on meaty and moving monologues, but the idea of interweaving their stories feels contrived more

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Samuel Engelking

Three new Toronto shows use different ways of bringing literature to the stage more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

The modern twists in this adaptation of George Orwell's allegorical novella never feel forced or heavy-handed more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Some of director Alan Dilworth’s ideas are unclear, but a tightly bound ensemble lends this production undeniable power more

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Tanja-Tiziana

Hired in 2016 as one of the company's associate artistic directors, Jain reached an impasse with Albert Schultz over the idea of change and diversity. So seven months later, he quietly left. more

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Soulpepper production showcases superb talent but also why Edward Albee was one of America’s greatest playwrights more

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We need to stop allowing charismatic teachers and directors to amass infinite power that only becomes more difficult to contain more

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Ted Dykstra, Stuart Hughes, Michelle Monteith and Rick Roberts say change in artistic direction is "the first step in creating a safe environment" more

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Four actors have also resigned in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Soulpepper's artistic director more

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"We’re born naked, and that’s how we’ll die, too. Why not celebrate it in between?" more

Love Your Body

Four actors have filed lawsuits accusing Soulpepper's artistic director of sexual misconduct more

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

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Bad Hats Theatre’s Dora Award-winning production of the classic draws on simple stage magic more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

Soulpepper’s production of the Edward Albee comedy is full of surprises, but its central relationship feels inadequately drawn more

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Jamie Williams

Hard-hitting and endlessly creative solo show shines a light on the disturbing realities of life on a reservation more

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Cylla von Tiedemann

When a farce doesn't get big laughs, you know something's amiss more

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