It may not have wowed the critics, but "The Lord of the Rings" cleaned up Tuesday when nominations were announced in Toronto for the 27th Dora Mavor Moore Awards, Canada's leading legit honors. Cited…
After 20 years and a dozen groundbreaking productions, experimental Canadian theater group da da kamera is saying goodbye with an appropriately wistful and bittersweet production of Daniel MacIvor's…
The standard showbiz opening-night wish, "Break a leg," acquired new meaning when a revival of Andrew Lloyd Webber's "Song & Dance" had its premiere at Toronto's Danforth Music Hall on May 9.
After 20 years, artistic director Daniel MacIvor is closing the shutter on da da kamera. MacIvor and producer Sherrie Johnson have run the Toronto-based experimental theater group with great success…
The Stratford Festival will announce at a press conference in Toronto this morning that Antoni Cimolino will assume the reins of the organization after Richard Monette steps down as artistic director…
When F. Scott Fitzgerald made his oft-quoted comment about there being "no second acts in American lives," he couldn't have anticipated the career of Tennessee Williams.
This year, the Tennessee Williams Festival didn't depend on the kindness of strangers, but it certainly got a lot of help from its celebrity friends.
The rivalry between the legit world and Las Vegas is getting bigger -- in every sense of the word. The March 23 opening in Toronto of the $24 million spectacle "The Lord of the Rings" seemed to throw…
The new production of "Hair" now on view in Toronto supposedly boasts a series of enriching rewrites by author James Rado. But rather than help the material, they make the musical seem thinner than…
Will "The Lord of the Rings" prove as golden onstage as many in the theater biz and tourism industry hope? The pricey production opened Thursday night, but the jury is still out as the show divided…