Soulpepper’s Art Delights

I saw a different version of ‘Art’ many years ago.  I was much younger and perhaps didn’t understand art the way I do now.  I thought it was a dreadfully boring play back then. I’m glad I gave Yamina Reza’s bit...

The Office! A Musical Parody

The Office! A Musical Parody takes the popular television series and turns it into a light and silly musical.  The book and lyrics by Bob and Tobly McSmith condense nine seasons into a two-hour show, stealing s...

The return of Alegría is Marked with Joy

Cirque du Soleil adds one more month of performances to the upcoming Toronto engagement of Alegría, now from September 12 – December 1 under the Big Top at Ontario Place. Cirque du Soleil first presented Alegrí...

CanStage Takes On Measure for Measure

Measure for Measure is considered one of Shakespeare’s problem plays but Canadian Stage succeeds in making it accessible in their Shakespeare in High Park production of it.  Billed as a comedy it has some dark ...

Lion King Classic Returns

You can definitely feel the love every night as one of the most beloved musical productions returns to Toronto’s Princess of Whales Theatre where The Lion King’s original run began in 1999 and lasted almost fou...