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Review: “Stars: Together” Provides Intimate Portrait of Life in a Band

By: Curtis Sindrey – It says a lot about a band who are together for 20 years, and it says even more when they decide to create a play showcasing their collective anxieties, and creative (and sometimes personal) disagreements. Set in the band’s Montreal rehearsal space, Stars: Together is part rock concert and part semi-autobiographical play … Continue reading

“The Overcoat: A Musical Tailoring” Makes Triumphant Toronto Debut

By: Curtis Sindrey – Two decades following the debut of the award-winning theatre adaptation of Nikolai Gogol’s “The Overcoat”, Tapestry Opera, Canadian Stage and Vancouver Opera have created a delightful reimagining of the classic tale with “The Overcoat: A Musical Tailoring” last night at the Bluma Appel Theatre in Toronto. In a tour-de-force performance by baritone Geoffrey Sirett (Arabella, H.M.S. … Continue reading

Photos: A&R Angels Roundtable – Kevin Drew, Ben Kowalewicz

Photos by: Katrina Lat –  Described as a “rock fable”, Crow’s Theatre’s newest production “A&R Angels” is set to premiere on November 20th, and its playwright and stars, Broken Social Scene leader Kevin Drew, and Billy Talent frontman Ben Kowalewicz, participated in a roundtable event in Toronto last night to discuss the new production. Tickets are on-sale … Continue reading

Meatloaf Announces ‘Bat Out Of Hell’ Mini-Concert

By: Staff – Bat Out Of Hell: The Musical will launch in North America with a free mini-concert on Yonge Street in Toronto on May 15th, which will be closed to traffic from Shuter to Dundas for the occasion. Mayor John Tory will welcome the cast of the musical, including stars Andrew Polec and Christina Bennington, … Continue reading