Stage Door Reviews

Walking on Bombshells

Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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by Phatt Al, Nadine Djoury, Stacey McGunnigle, Sharjil Rasool, Allana Reoch & Chris Wilson, directed by Chris Earle 

The Second City, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto

March 19-June 30, 2019

McGunnigle to audience:...

School Girls; Or, the African Mean Girls Play

Saturday, March 16, 2019

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by Jocelyn Bioh, directed by Nina Lee Aquino 

Obsidian Theatre with Nightwood Theatre, Buddies in Bad Times Theatre, Toronto

March 8-24, 2019

Ericka to Paulina: “You don’t even like yourself”

New Magic Valley Fun Town

Thursday, March 14, 2019

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by Daniel MacIvor, directed by Richard Rose 

• Tarragon Theatre & Prairie Theatre Exchange, Tarragon Theatre Mainspace, Toronto

February 27-March 31, 2019;

• Neptune Theatre, Halifax

April...

Bears

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

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written & directed by Matthew MacKenzie 

Alberta Aboriginal Performing Arts and Punctuate! Theatre, Factory Theatre, Toronto

February 28-March 17, 2019

Mama: “No one can frighten us. We frighten ourselves.”

Revisor

Friday, March 8, 2019

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written by Jonathon Young, directed and choreographed by Crystal Pite 

Kidd Pivot, Bluma Appel Theatre, Toronto

March 7-17, 2019

Narrator: “I am within this even as I contain this”

The successor...

Little Menace: Pinter Plays

Thursday, March 7, 2019

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by Harold Pinter, directed by Thomas Moschopoulos

Soulpepper Theatre Company, Young Centre, Toronto

February 21-March 17, 2019

“I mean, apart from all, that how are you, really?

Little Menace...

London, GBR: Akhnaten

Tuesday, March 5, 2019

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by Philip Glass, directed by Phelim McDermott

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London, GBR: Agnes Colander: An Attempt at Life

Sunday, March 3, 2019

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by Harley Granville Barker, revised by Richard Nelson, directed by Trevor Nunn

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London, GBR: All About Eve

Thursday, February 28, 2019

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by Joseph L. Mankiewicz, adapted & directed by Ivo van Hove

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London, GBR: Edward II

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

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by Christopher Marlowe, directed by Nick Bagnall

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London, GBR: Berberian Sound Studio

Monday, February 25, 2019

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by Joel Horwood, directed by Tom Scutt 

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London, GBR: I Wish I Was a Mountain

Saturday, February 23, 2019

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by Toby Thompson, directed by Lee Lyford 

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The Last Ship

Thursday, February 21, 2019

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music & lyrics by Sting, book by Lorne Campbell, directed by Lorne Campbell 

David Mirvish, Princess of Wales Theatre, Toronto

February 19-March 24, 2019

“To strive, to seek, to find, and not to yield”...

Oslo

Friday, February 15, 2019

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by J.T. Rogers, directed by Joel Greenberg

Studio 180, CAA Theatre, Toronto

February 14-March 3, 2019

“Waffles and cigarettes”

Many people will remember the historic handshake between Israeli...

The Father

Thursday, February 14, 2019

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by Florian Zeller, translated by Christopher Hampton, directed by Ted Dykstra

Coal Mine Theatre, 1454 Danforth Avenue, Toronto

February 13-March 3, 2019

André: “I’m losing all my leaves”

Coal...

Réversible

Saturday, December 15, 2018

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written and directed by Gypsy Snider

Les 7 Doigts de la main, CAA Theatre, Toronto

December 12, 2018-January 6, 2019;

☛ Touring North America until April 3, 2019 – see below

“You made every...

Corteo

Thursday, December 13, 2018

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written and directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca

Cirque du Soleil, Scotiabank Arena, Toronto

December 7-16, 2018;

☛ Touring North America until July 14, 2019 – see below

The Dreamer Clown: “The...

Bed and Breakfast

Monday, December 10, 2018

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by Mark Crawford, directed by Ashlie Corcoran

Great Canadian Theatre Company, Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre, Ottawa

December 6-22, 2018;

☛ Globe Theatre, Regina, SK

Jan 16-Feb 3, 2019;

School of Rock

Thursday, November 29, 2018

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music by Andrew Lloyd Webber, lyrics by Glenn Slater, book by Julian Fellowes, directed by Laurence Connor

David Mirvish, Ed Mirvish Theatre, Toronto

November 28, 2018-January 6, 2019;

☛ Touring North...

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Friday, November 23, 2018

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music by Marc Shaiman, lyrics by Scott Wittman & Marc Shaiman, book by David Greig, directed by Jack O’Brien

David Mirvish, Princess of Wales Theatre, Toronto

November 21, 2018-January 9, 2019

☛ Touring...

She The People

Saturday, August 25, 2018

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by The Second City, directed by Carly Heffernan

The Second City, 51 Mercer Street, Toronto

August 11, 2018-March 17, 2019

“You Oughta Know”

With She The People, The Second City is currently...

Come From Away

Monday, February 19, 2018

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music, lyrics & book by Irene Sankoff & David Hein, directed by Christopher Ashley

David Mirvish, Royal Alexandra Theatre, Toronto

February 18, 2018-January 20, 2019

Elgin Theatre

February...

Volta

Saturday, September 23, 2017

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written and directed by Bastien Alexandre,

Cirque du Soleil, Grand Chapiteau, Toronto

September 19-November 26, 2017;

☛ Touring North America until June 23, 2019 – see below

“Low Voltage”

Luzia

Saturday, July 30, 2016

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written by Daniele Finzi Pasca & Julie Hamelin Finzi, directed by Daniele Finzi Pasca

• Cirque du Soleil, Grand Chapiteau, Port Lands, Toronto

July 28-October 16, 2016;

☛ Touring North America until...