(L to R) Garret C. Smith & Vivien Endicott-Douglas in Amy Lee Lavoie's Stopheart at Factory Theatre, May 4 – 26, 2013.

Theatre Review: Stopheart

(L to R) Amitai Marmorstein, Elizabeth Saunders & Martin Julien in Amy Lee Lavoie's Stopheart at Factory Theatre, May 4 – 26, 2013. Stopheart left me confused and ultimately a bit frustrated. The...
Jason Priestley and Cara Ricketts in RACE. Photo by David Hou.

Theatre Review: Race

Cast of Race I am a fan of David Mamet though it does seem like he never veers off his tried and true writing formula. There is no great revelation if you have seen a few of his shows. One can predict how...
Soulpepper/ True West Photo: Cylla von Tiedemann

Theatre Review: True West

Sam Shepard is a great writer.  With 50 published plays and a Pulitzer Prize under his belt there is no disputing that.  His characters are never run of the mill—they are usually damaged in some way.  The...
La Ronde Photo: Cylla von Tiedemann

Theatre Review: La Ronde

I love the adaptation by Jason Sherman of Arthur Schnitzler’s La Ronde currently on stage at Soulpepper.  So much of Schnitzler’s original was implied but Sherman’s version has a much harder edge.  It...