North by NorthWest - Theatre Royal Bath. Credit: Nobby Clark

North by Northwest Thrills Onstage

Alfred Hitchcock’s classic thriller North by Northwest is considered one of the greatest films of all time, so I was curious to see how Carolyn Burns stage adaptation would fare.  Burns adaptation is every bit ...
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 ...
Canadian Cast of Kinky Boots. Mirvish Productions.

Theatre Review: Kinky Boots

The Canadian Cast of Kinky Boots will leave you wanting to return again and again. Mirvish’s Kinky Boots leaves you feeling good and wanting to dance in the streets It's no fluke that the team at Mirvish...
The Heart of Robin Hood, Mirvish Productions,

Heart of Robin Hood: Sherwood Forest Will Never Be the Same

The Heart of Robin Hood premiers in Toronto ahead of Broadway. This deconstruction of an old fairy tale has new twists, jumps and acrobatics. Lots of theatrical effects, stage fights and quirky humour come together in this cirque-style production.

The Last Confession

David Suchet as Cardinal Benelli, the Confessor. It was Sunday afternoon when a congregation of theatre goers converged on the Royal Alexandra to listen in on The Last Confession. The hushed crowd sat looki...