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When you spend most of your time judging things while sitting in the dark, the habit can alter how you see everything Read more


Fun Home, Mr. Shi And His Lover, The Humans and Kiinalik: These Sharp Tools get some love in end-of-season awards Read more


Whether it's Billy Crystal telling people to shove phones up their ass or ushers cutting off entire tables of drunk talkers, the city's theatres are fighting back against rude behaviour Read more

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Drawn from more than 20 years of theatre-going, here are the five worst performances by my seatmates Read more

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My friend and fellow theatre writer wasn't territorial about shows, and he was always more concerned with others than himself Read more

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Since Friday, when we shared the terrible news that our beloved senior theatre writer had died, we've been flooded with tributes, memories and love in honour of Jon Kaplan. Thank you, Toronto. Read more



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NOW's long-time theatre writer loved and was loved back by the community he wrote about Read more

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