Toronto Community Theatre Blog

Tara Gostling

Autumn in High Park

It’s always a treat coming out to Bloor West Village to see a play at the subterranean Village Playhouse. This West-end neighbourhood emanates small town charm and cosiness especially in the Autumn months when High Park is brimming with crisp, brilliant, burnt umber foliage, coffee shop patios still optimistically open, bistro sets adorned with sweater-wearing […] Read More

On Golden Pond – Review

Last Friday night, the Toronto community theatre season kicked off in the heart of Scarborough Village with Scarborough Players’ production of  On Golden Pond, a 1979 play written by then 28 year old Ernest Thompson, which two years later went on to become a feature film starring Katharine Hepburn and Henry Fonda. I cannot even […] Read More

Athena Reich is a “Perfect Illusion” in #ARTBIRTH

I honestly don’t know where to start with this post. Partly because this show was nearly perfect and therefore there is very little to critique and partly because for a Lady Gaga fan, this show was an intricately weaved web filled with hidden gems and little “Easter eggs”.  Sonja gets a mention, Taylor Kinney is […] Read More

Deathtrap – Review

Clive Lacey is back again as Scarborough Village Theatre’s resident creepy con artist. After a wildly popular performance as the scheming titular character in Scarborough Theatre Guild’s “Tartuffe” last Winter, Lacey now plays Sidney Bruhl, a somewhat happily married, “has been”, playwright with money problems who is willing to commit duplicitous acts to reclaim his […] Read More