the-illusionists

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.”
Jane Archibald as Ginevra (on bed) with Alice Coote as Ariodante and Johannes Weisser as the King of Scotland (in front row) in the Canadian Opera Company’s production of Ariodante, 2016, photo: Michael Cooper

For the Love of Opera: Ariodante Review

Handel’s Ariodante, like so many operas before it, weaves a tale of obsession, deception, heartbreak and redemption. Director Richard Jones updates this tale in both time and place, adding to it an empowering ending sure to satisfy.