Stage Door Reviews 2021

So, how's it been?

Wednesday, August 18, 2021
So, how's it been?

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Co-created by Liza Balkan & Paul Shilton, directed by Liza Balkan
Here For Now Theatre, The Bruce Hotel Back Lawn, 89 Parkview Drive, Stratford
August 17-September 5, 2021
“Something between prison and retirement”
The...

A Short History of Niagara

Wednesday, August 11, 2021
A Short History of Niagara

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by Alexandra Montagnese & Mike Petersen, directed by Tim Carroll
Shaw Festival, The BMO Stage, Niagara-on-the-Lake
July 29-August 15, 2021
“Skipping a stone across history”
The most unusual show at the Shaw Festival this...

Post Alice

Saturday, August 7, 2021
Post Alice

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by Taylor Marie Graham, directed by Fiona Mongillo
Here For Now Theatre, The Bruce Hotel Back Lawn, 89 Parkview Drive, Stratford
July 27-August 15, 2021
“Where do our lost girls go?”
Taylor Marie Graham’s new play Post...

Janet and Louise

Sunday, August 1, 2021
Janet and Louise

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by Deanna Kruger, directed by Jeannette Lambermont-Morey
Here For Now Theatre, The Bruce Hotel Back Lawn, 89 Parkview Drive, Stratford
July 27-August 15, 2021
Janet: “A stick is a stick is a stick”
Stratford independent...

goldfish

Sunday, July 11, 2021
goldfish

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written and directed by Steve Ross
Here For Now Theatre, The Bruce Hotel Back Lawn, 89 Parkview Drive, Stratford
July 8-25, 2021;
September 14-17, 2021
Shannon: “You do your thing and I’ll do my thing”
Theatre-goers...

The Tracks

Friday, July 9, 2021
The Tracks

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music & lyrics by Kale Penny, book by Mark Weatherley, directed by Monique Lund
Here For Now Theatre, The Bruce Hotel Back Lawn, 89 Parkview Drive, Stratford
July 8-25, 2021
“It’s hard to move forward when you keep lookin’...

The Resurrection

Monday, May 31, 2021
The Resurrection

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by George Frideric Handel, directed by Marshall Pynkoski
Opera Atelier, Toronto
streaming May 27-June 10, 2021;
July 29-August 12, 2021;
September 24-October 24, 2021
“Viva è la nostra vita” (San Giovanni, La Resurrezione II.3)

Alice in Wonderland

Saturday, April 10, 2021
Alice in Wonderland

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by Fiona Sauder, with music by Landon Doak & Victor Pokinko directed by Sue Miner
Bad Hats Theatre, presented by Soulpepper, Toronto
streaming April 3-18 2021
Caterpillar: The question is, ’Who are you?'”
The two Alice...

An Acorn

Sunday, March 21, 2021
An Acorn

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written by Caridad Svich, directed by Kendra Jones
impel Theatre, Toronto
streaming March 13-April 3 2021;
May 6-17, 2021
“This story begins one morning at 9 AM.
When it seemed as if a certain part of the world changed...

Brick Bros. Circus

Wednesday, March 17, 2021
Brick Bros. Circus

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written by Ann Powell, David Powell & Sharon Weisbaum, directed by Sharon Weisbaum
Puppetmongers Theatre, Toronto
streaming March 10-24, 2021
“You have seen bricks in walls. You have seen bricks in bookshelves. Now see bricks...