Toronto Community Theatre Blog


Tara Gostling

Today is my birthday – Go See Omission

Today I am 37. Three things: 1. I am now the same age Carrie Bradshaw was when she cried to Big about “being old”. 2. I am as old as Michelle Pfieffer would be in “To Gillian on her 37th Birthday”. 2. Today is also Justin Timberlake’s 37th bday. As long as he is relevant […] Read More

To miss this play, you don’t want; No one’s funnier than Dorante…

…Except perhaps Neil Cameron as Alcippe and Matthew Taylor‘s Cliton. Along with Tyler Brown as the lead quasi-villain of this play, this trio had me literally laughing out loud, sober. I never do this. I can sit through an entire Dave Chappelle set intoxicated and absolutely think it’s hilarious but I don’t find myself physically reacting […] Read More

Drinking Alone with Renee would be absolutely delightful!

The community theatre season kicked 2018 off brilliantly after the longggg winter hiatus with a spectacular *bang* that, at first, I was dreading due to the dismal Norm Foster overload as of late (even the version of Office Hours I saw last year managed to bum me out), but actually had me leaving the theatre […] Read More

Quiet Courage – Review

I’ve been a Chris Coculuzzi fan since seeing him play the lead in Christopher Fry’s The Lady’s Not for Burning at the Alumnae Theatre almost four years ago. I know he’s not only a talented actor but a local high school teacher who genuinely cares about his students and has a passion for education and great […] Read More

It’s November 11th. Let’s get serious.

Update – clarification from The Toronto Scottish: The Toronto Scottish Regiment: “Lieutenant-Colonel Gostling did not land at Dieppe because the withdrawal party that he was to command ashore was not ordered ashore as there was no orderly withdrawal. Anyone on a landing craft offshore that morning was in imminent danger because in the skies above […] Read More