Toronto Community Theatre Blog

Straight-Forward Take on An Oscar Wilde Classic

Friday night’s performance of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Earnest, directed by Jason Silzer and presented by the Scarborough Theatre Guild, left us wondering if there was a full moon that night, or perhaps the lacklustre performance had something to do with the fact that it was Friday the 13th. The Importance of Being […] Read More

Fearless at Toronto Fringe Fest: Wagon Play Review

Let Amber Moon and her disciples teach you how to live your truth through “The Way”.  But to get there, you must first go via the True North Heart; Former Electric Circus era #1 hit song. A pounding dance track with searing vocals brilliantly sung by Emma Banigan, who hit every high note (literally) as […] Read More

The Wavestage Theatre Company Is On “Top of the World” With The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Sandwiched between two Victorian Gothic buildings on the University of Toronto Campus, the Isabel Bader theatre is a modern building that presents a stark contrast between old and new. It is a fitting metaphor for a 21st century play adapted from a 90s Disney movie based on a 19th century novel about Medieval Paris. The […] Read More

Podcast Plug — ‘Paying Tribute’

Feeling nostalgic? We’ve got the perfect podcast to accompany you during your daily commute. Jerry Lewis tribute artist Nicholas Arnold, 28, presents ‘Paying Tribute’, a documentary-style podcast series. The podcast is narrated by Arnold himself, as he takes us on a journey through his life as a nostalgia performer. He also gives us a rare […] Read More

Girls Like That Run the World!

I had the immense pleasure of attending the Tarragon Theatre’s afternoon matinee performance of Girls Like That this past Thursday with my friend Henry Chan. The Tarragon is located in the lovely Upper Annex neigbourhood, within walking distance of Casa Loma and Dupont subway station. It’s tucked away in a cozy corner on a side street, and […] Read More