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See The Guardians of the Cross this weekend only at Theatre St. Catherine

Posted by David / December 19, 2013

Guardians







Upon first walking into Theatre
Ste-Catherine, Alain Mercieca, Artistic Director of Le Nouveau
International and all around main TSC man, was on the phone. He was
going on about monologues rewritten and ad hoc rehearsal times. After
hanging up, he took a few minutes to explain to one of his people
that he'd be "running the lights," and what that entails. He
then spent a few more minutes with a Nouveau members discussing what
kind of music they want for a scene or two--Mingus and the Hymn of
the 183rd Brigadier (your guess is as good as mine) were
mentioned.

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The Phaedra Project: No ! I ! Don't ! Want ! To ! Fall ! In ! Love ! With ! You !

Posted by Khalil G. / December 13, 2013

The opening sequence was a woman meowing for three minutes... and it'll make sense if you read this review.

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Theatre Review: Othello at the Segal Centre, running until this Sunday

Posted by David / November 27, 2013

OthelloAh, opening night at the Segal Centre! You old predictable friend! There's always your familiar faces from Montreal's proud but pocket-sized theatre community, including those rivals/pals from the other side of the city (those veteran Centaurians). There's also media coverage, of course, and a smattering of Segal insiders--staff members, board members and Yiddish Theatre contributors. Some neighbourhood folks, too. It's a time for all the theatre's communities to see what the it's been cooking up, to network with those fellow thespians, and to nibble on post-show bite-sized tuna sandwiches, garlicky guac and unfortunate bits of kosher pastry.

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Preview: None of the Above at MainLine Theatre

Posted by Christine / November 26, 2013

1385548_176746705861204_1997543198_n.jpg Presented by Kaleidoscope Theatre Montreal and directed by Trevor Barrette and Michelle Lewis, None of the Above debuts tonight at MainLine Theatre and runs until the 30th.

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tick, tick... BOOM! at McGill's Tuesday Night Café

Posted by Bryan / October 16, 2013

ttb-7a.jpg Have you felt that mounting anxiety as you slouch slowly towards your 30th birthday? If you're in a creative profession the healthy mix of envy, contempt, frustration and angst at the start of a career can feel all too familiar. To see all that frustration represented on stage by a stellar cast is nothing short of spectacular...

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City, Theatre, Arts

JFL Preview: Eddie Izzard

Posted by Bryan / July 20, 2013

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Acclaimed British comedian Eddie Izzard is hosting a JFL gala next week. We got to chat with him about his comedy, his long-distance running and his political engagement.

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