Former head of Livent Garth Drabinsky, on trial here for criminal charges of fraud and forgery, won't know the final verdict until March 24, but the Supreme Court of Canada dealt him a blow Thursday.
It may have taken a bit longer than it did in the U.S., but the legit industry in Canada has begun to show signs of vulnerability to the current economic downturn.
Inspired by the Metropolitan Opera's success with filmed versions of its stage productions, Canada's Cineplex has joined forces with CTV and the Stratford Shakespeare Festival to present the fest's…
The question of whether or not scribe Peter Morgan's "Frost/Nixon" can survive onstage beyond the definitive production it received in London and New York from helmer Michael Grandage goes unanswered…
After a tremendous publicity build-up with the search for a leading lady via TV reality show "How Do You Solve a Problem Like Maria?," the $10.1 million production of "The Sound of Music" that opened…
Tony-winner "Jersey Boys" is duplicating its success on Broadway north of the border, where the Toronto production has been extended to an open-ended run, with a new cast taking over in December.
It's no surprise that "Zed," Cirque du Soleil's first permanent Japanese show only bears fleeting resemblances to the Tarot-card work first put on the agenda.
As part of one of its most populist seasons in years, Ontario's Shaw Festival will present all 10 plays that make up Noel Coward's "Tonight at 8:30" series, including the rarely produced "Star…
Richard Monette, the Canadian legiter who led the Stratford Shakespeare Festival through 14 seasons, died Tuesday night of a pulmonary embolism at a hospital in London, Ontario. He was 64.
It may have taken this year's initial production, "Romeo and Juliet," to help the new artistic director find his footing, but the confident, assured and entertaining version of Shaw's "Caesar and…
New plays from Aaron Sorkin and from Canadian writers including Judith Thompson are on the 2009 lineup for the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, which marks Des McAnuff's first season as solo artistic…