Toronto Community Theatre Blog


Tara Gostling

Perfect Wedding – Essential Community Theatre

Perfect Wedding is a total “bedroom farce”. I am not joking! If you’re a lifelong Torontonian who never travels North of Steeles Ave. you might not be familiar with this popular genre of theatre and could walk away thinking productions like these are “cheesy”, or as my roommate described it: “something you might see on […] Read More

The Chalk Garden – Review

This was my first Stage Centre Productions show and boy was I impressed. I was so impressed that I am now kicking myself for having been too lazy to leave my “downtown cocoon of comfort and downstairs Pizza Pizza”  to travel up to North York’s Fairview Library Theatre – adjacent to the North exit of […] Read More

“Now I’ll run from you…..” ♪♪

Having recently read Call of the Wild and Barometer Rising back to back, I had a hankering to see some sort of community theatre play that combined both the intrigue of the Klondike with the historical relevance of the East Coast in Canada’s early post-confederation history (I can’t not give a mention to Quiet Courage which […] Read More

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