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Winter’s Daughter

Written by Jesse Stong. Produced by Tableau D’Hôte Theatre.  Presented at Segal Studio Theatre, Nov. 27 to Dec. 8, 2019 Tableau D’Hôte Theatre follow up their excellent production of Marc Prescott’s Encore last spring with another tale of love surviving … Continue reading

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Going Up

  Written by Kiki Dranias. Produced by Purple Divine at Le 5800 St. Denis, Montreal,  Nov. 21-30, 2019 How’s this for an elevator pitch? Two people trapped in an elevator. One of them has a death wish, the other has a … Continue reading

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Persephone Bound

Presented by Geordie Theatre, Imago Theatre and Screaming Goats Collective. Performed at D.B. Clarke Theatre, Nov. 15-24, 2019  As the new musical Mythic, a thoroughly enjoyable and mostly innocent take on the Persephone legend, comes to a close at the … Continue reading

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Taj Express – an interview with the Merchant sisters of Bollywood.

Taj Express, Place-des-arts, Montreal, No. 20 & 21 This week, the lavish Bollywood musical revue Taj Express comes to town. Written by Toby Gough, who previously scripted The Merchants of Bollywood, it’s a deliberately over-the-top look behind the scenes of … Continue reading

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Lesbian Speed Date From Hell

  Performed at La Ministere as part of Montreal Pride, Aug. 10 to 16, 2019 First presented at the Festival de la Bête Noir at Mainline Theatre last February, Lesbian Speed Date From Hell is getting a return visit, courtesy … Continue reading

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The Drawer Boy

Written by Michael Healey. Directed by Dean Patrick Fleming. At Hudson Village Theatre, July 4-21, 2019   Theatre often pats itself on the back for being a purveyor of truth telling. But there’s also a long tradition of plays which … Continue reading

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Mtl Fringe: Is That How Clowns Keep You Up All Night?

Mainline Theatre, to June 16, 2019 Following on from last years Is That How Clowns Have Sex?, sex educationalist Fiona Ross returns with her alter-ego, Beatrice the Clown, for another riotous hour of naughty yet sweetly innocent pedagogy.  This time … Continue reading

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