Stage Door Reviews

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
Shannon: “You do your thing and I’ll do my thing”
Theatre-goers will know Steve Ross from...

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
“Viva è la nostra vita” (San Giovanni, La Resurrezione II.3)
Opera Atelier’s new production of Handel’s oratorio...

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...

21 Black Futures, Season 3

Friday, March 12, 2021
21 Black Futures, Season 3

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conceived by Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu
Obsidian Theatre Company, Toronto
streaming from February 26, 2021
“You cannot make me regret this rage” (Cavities)
The 21 short plays are presented in the form of three “seasons” of seven...

21 Black Futures, Season 2

Thursday, February 25, 2021
21 Black Futures, Season 2

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conceived by Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu
Obsidian Theatre Company, Toronto
streaming from February 19, 2021
“I’m not special because I’m Black. I’m special because I’m me” (Special)
The Obsidian Theatre Company’s video play anthology...

21 Black Futures, Season 1

Thursday, February 18, 2021
21 Black Futures, Season 1

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conceived by Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu
Obsidian Theatre Company, Toronto
streaming from February 12, 2021
“What is my authentic voice?” (The Death News)
Mumbi Tindyebwa Otu, Artistic Director of the Obsidian Theatre Company,...

Wild Magic

Sunday, September 20, 2020
Wild Magic

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by Greg Frewin
Greg Frewin Theatre, 5781 Ellen Avenue, Niagara Falls
May 2005-March 17, 2020;
July 30, 2020-December 19, 2020;
July 16, 2021, booking to Novembe
“He deals cards to find the answer
The sacred geometry...

Beneath Springhill: The Maurice Ruddick Story

Monday, September 14, 2020
Beneath Springhill: The Maurice Ruddick Story

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by Beau Dixon, originally directed by Linda Kash
Talk Is Free Theatre, Backyard at 801 Big Bay Point Road, Barrie
September 9-19, 2020;
Community Studio Theatre, Burlington PAC, Burlington
October 17-18, 2020;
Eddie...