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Fall On Your Knees

In an
adaptation of the classic Canadian novel, this epic play follows three
generations of a Cape Breton Island family in a tale of forbidden love, inescapable
bonds, and devastating betrayals, all while ...

Forgiveness

Mitsue Sakamoto and Ralph MacLean have both suffered tremendous loss during WWII: Mitsue as a victim of Japanese internment, and Ralph as a prisoner in a Japanese POW camp. In order to rebuild their lives ...

William Shakespeare's As You Like It, A Radical Retelling

The title of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It holds a double meaning that teasingly suggests the play can please all tastes. But is that possible? With his subversive updating of the Bard’s classic, ...

Voices of a Generation

Voices of a Generation gathers three Canadian plays that crack open millennial stereotypes to reveal a generation’s complex and varied experiences.

zahgidiwin/love by Frances Koncan follows Namid through ...

Andy's Gone

What stories do we tell ourselves to keep our walls up and our privilege intact? What is the cost of revolution?

In this contemporary retelling of Antigone, denial of what rages outside of a city’s perimeter ...

Cyrano de Bergerac

From the acclaimed author of The Last Wife and The Virgin Trial comes a new adaptation of one of the finest love stories ever told.

Cyrano de Bergerac is a swashbuckling seventeenth-century swordsman ...

Of Human Bondage

When Philip meets Mildred, a disarming tea-shop waitress, he finds his yearning for art and experience consumed by his intense attraction to her. Mildred, for all her teasing, isn’t all that interested ...

Paradise Lost

By Erin Shields
Introduction by Paul Stevens
Subjects: Adaptations, Quebec Playwrights, Women Writers
Casting: 2 f, 3 m, 7 chorus
Duration: 160 minutes

“The biggest mistake any of us could make would be to underestimate Satan. ”

The seventeenth century and present day are seamlessly intertwined as Satan vents to an audience about her frustration at ...

Hedda Gabler & Sirens: Elektra in Bosnia

In Hedda Gabler, a moving exploration of female oppression, a recently married Hedda navigates her new identity as a wife and the intense constraints put on her by society. She prefers pistols to cooking ...

The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

Spanning two decades, Smallwood’s story is anchored and propelled by one of Johnston’s most memorable creations: the fictitious Sheilagh Fielding, a caustic newspaper columnist whose own battles with ...