Thomas Ryder Payne

Art at Soulpepper, 2019

Photo by Dahlia Katz

Philip Akin's handsome staging of the 25-year-old play seems fitting for our polarizing times, but some elements are lost in translation Read more


Daren A. Herbert and Mazin Elsadig in The Brothers Size, Soulpepper 2019

Photo by Cylla von Tiedemann

Soulpepper director Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu and a talented trio of actors bring play by Moonlight co-writer Tarell Alvin McCraney to blazing life Read more

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Modern Times Stage Company's production of Chekhov's last play is straightforward, funny and affecting Read more


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


Damien Atkins's solo show about extraterrestrial beings is entertaining but doesn't need all the metatheatrical commentary Read more



Photographer: John Lauener

Modern Times Stage's remount of Guillermo Verdecchia’s 2006 play is bleak but full of moments of levity, love and hope Read more


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Cylla von Tiedemann

Richard Rose's electric Tarragon production is a refreshing, immediate take on the world’s most famous play Read more


Hannah Moscovitch's new play looks at the stresses of war through a kaleidoscopic lens Read more


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Ibsen's tragedy proves that family secrets can be the most devastating of all Read more