Toronto Community Theatre Blog

Vanessa Turner


Last weekend my roomate, Tara and I took the Markham Road 102 bus out to Scarborough Village Theatre to see a musical we have heard about our entire lives yet never managed to see. We chose not to spoil the material for ourselves and went into Meg Gibson’s production of Oklahoma! blind. Love story? Check. […] Read More

You, You, You Oughta, Know!!!!! (It was about Uncle Joey…..)

The Second City’s latest sketch comedy show, She The People, opened last Saturday afternoon and this show couldn’t have come at a more appropriate time in recent history…and before a man interrupts this post with a “Well, actually–“, let’s just say that we couldn’t be happier to have attended the debut of a show that […] Read More

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

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