Review of Bear & Co.’s No Way To Say Goodbye: Songs of  Leonard Cohen at The Gladstone 3

Bear & Co., you have a hit on your hands.  You need to promote it, tour it, get it out there and nudge this show toward the runaway success it’s poised to become. Your arrangement and production will grab the interest of theatre companies across North America…

Odyssey Theatre: George Bernard Shaw's Classic Comedy gets Unexpected Facelift
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This year, Odyssey Theatre is putting a fresh new face on George Bernard Shaw’s Arms and the Man. Considered to be his first big commercial success, this play has been a favourite of generations of Shaw devotees. Odyssey’s take on Arms and the Man preserves…

Comments Off on "Blood on the Moon" retells the story of James Patrick Whelan's trial with skill

Review by Wayne Current Last Thursday, I set off to see Sleeping Dog Theatre’s (in association with the National Arts Centre English Theatre) Blood on the Moon  at the Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre (GCTC).  Written by Pierre Brault, this show was selected as a last-minute replacement…

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The GCTC is calling the 2010-11 season of drama (its fourth season at the Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre) “Theatre with Character.” You might as easily call it “Theatrical stew” for the melding of ingredients. The season includes a singularly appropriate play for this time, Vern…