The Audience, Mirvish Productions. Photo: Cylla von Tiedemann

Review: The Audience

Kate Hennig and Fiona Reid in The Audience ©2017, Cylla von Tiedemann The Audience, written by playwright Peter Morgan, imagines the conversations of the weekly meetings held between Queen Elizabeth II and ...
Andrew Haji as Tamino and Elena Tsallagova as Pamina in the Canadian Opera Company's production of The Magic Flute, 2017, photo: Michael Cooper

For the Love of Opera: The Magic Flute Review

The Magic Flute is both sublime and ridiculous. The piece has ties to the Freemason movement of which Mozart and Schikaneder were members. The production presents the ideals of enlightenment versus the vaudeville antics of the playful Papageno and Papagena.
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The Illusionists Conjure Their Way to Toronto

How long can you hold your breath? Cause the show is 95 minutes long. Starring seven of the world’s greatest illusionists including Canada’s own Darcy Oake, the Broadway hit brings with it excitement, wonderme...
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Robin Hood: A Merry Magical Pantomime

Husband and wife team Rob Torr and Stephanie Graham of Torrent Productions have gathered a stellar cast together for Robin Hood: A Merry Magical Pantomime. Expect singing, dancing and general silliness. “As a community we need to laugh and we need to celebrate how special we are.”