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    Marvel’s <em>Daredevil</em> and Deborah Ann Woll: On the same Page

    Marvel’s Daredevil: Talking to Deborah Ann Wo…

    Daredevil made his comic book debut in 1964. As with most superheroes that have been around that long, he’s gone through his fair share of being reinvented and reimagined. As…

    Marvel’s Daredevil: Talking to Deborah Ann Wo…
    <em>Hand to God</em> – A NYC Must See (Again!)

    Hand to God – A NYC Must See (Again!)…

    Last year, I gave a rave review to an off-Broadway play called Hand to God starring a (possibly) satanic puppet named Tyrone McHansley and Jason, the timid, church-going boy who…

    Hand to God – A NYC Must See (Again!)…
    The 2014 Nominee Interview Series

    The 2014 Nominee Interview Series

    So it begins, the 2014 Nominee Interview Series! It's the best time of year, starting with Nomination Announcements, ending with a Giant Party in Toronto and, in between, we get…

    The 2014 Nominee Interview Series
    My Cinematic 2014

    My Cinematic 2014

    I started this last year, keeping a list of every movie I see all year (just the new releases) in order to form a definitive set of personal rankings come…

    My Cinematic 2014
    My … Awards, 2014

    My … Awards, 2014

    It's officially 2015. Instead of panicking because that means we're closer to 2030 than 2000 and you're just not ready for that, let's celebrate all the great things that made…

    My … Awards, 2014
    2015 Broadway Preview

    2015 Broadway Preview

    For theatre fans, the holiday season means more in New York than jam-packed stores, high-kicking Rockettes, and the dreaded SantaCon. The new year brings with it the uplifting promise of…

    2015 Broadway Preview
    What Kind of Day Has it Been?

    What Kind of Day Has it Been?

    When an Aaron Sorkin TV show reaches the end of its first season, an episode titled "What Kind of Day Has it Been" signals the end, for now. Shots rang…

    What Kind of Day Has it Been?
    Breaking Down DanceBreak

    Breaking Down DanceBreak

    The new National Ballet of Canada season has begun with the emotional gutpunch that is Manon. My intention was to review that production- the knockout leading performance from Jillian Vanstone…

    Breaking Down DanceBreak
    ABC, We Need to Talk

    ABC, We Need to Talk

    You used to be my favourite.

    In fact, you're the first network I remember watching (that includes YTV, and Canadian 90s kids lived for YTV). Full House, then Sister Sister and,…

    ABC, We Need to Talk
    The 2013 Award Nominee Interview Series

    The 2013 Award Nominee Interview Series

    Another year, another Award Nominee Interview Series. We love this time of year because we get to celebrate the work of so many amazing artists AND we get to grill…

    The 2013 Award Nominee Interview Series
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    National Poetry Month: The Backseat

    By // Music

    Editor’s Note: For six years running, contributing author Zach Adler has spent the month of April putting out a poem a day. By turns earnest and wry, these poems are …

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    Outlander: Lallybroch

    By // TV

    The past few weeks of Outlander have been very intense. Dangerous rescue missions, witch trials, duels, and Claire confessing to Jamie that she’s from the future. It would be hard …

    My Theatre Beth Malone, Michael Cerveris, and Sydney Lucas in Fun Home, with music by Jeanine Tesori, book and Lyrics by Lisa Kron, based on the Alison Bechdel book, and directed by Sam Gold, running at The Public Theater at Astor Place. Photo credit: Joan Marcus.

    Fun Home on Broadway

    By // Theatre (New York)

    There is one thing that struck me immediately about the new musical Fun Home: the audience, which was unique. The lesbian couple to my left had never been to a …

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    Season Wrap Up: Vikings

    By // TV

    After a mostly strong season, the third season finale of Vikings, called “The Dead” was a bit of a let-down. While it paved the way for a lot of action …

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    STUpendous – What We Do In The Shadows

    By // Cinema

    There are some ideas that are pretty hard to make fresh and interesting. Sitting firmly among those ideas are Mockumentaries and vampire stories. Mockumentaries have been experiencing quite a heyday …

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    National Poetry Month: The Reaping

    By // Books

    Editor’s Note: For six years running, contributing author Zach Adler has spent the month of April putting out a poem a day. By turns earnest and wry, these poems are …

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    Spotlight South Africa: HATCHED

    By // Theatre (Toronto)

    Hatched begins with an iconic image, Mamela Nyamza, topless and back to the audience in a long clothespin tutu, strong and statuesque, beautifully silhouetted by the artistry of lighting designer …

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    CMW Interview: Sal Costa (The Smashing Satellites)

    By // Music

    CMW Performances: May 6 at The Hideout  May 8 at the Phoenix Concert Theatre Sal Costa and The Smashing Satellites are at CMW promoting the new single off the upcoming full-length …

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    On Stage in TO: Event Theatre

    By // Theatre (Toronto)

    Brantwood (Sheridan College) It’s a shame that this immersive, site-specific, multi-narrative, multi-genre theatrical experience will be closing on May 3rd so that the century-old school in which it’s housed can …

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    Season Wrap Up: Fresh Off the Boat

    By // TV

    “So Chineez” ended Fresh Off the Boat’s first (and hopefully not last) season. While it wasn’t the funniest episode so far, it was one of the more heartfelt ones, which …

    My TV PILOT

    The New Odd Couple

    By // TV

    The stage play that this new CBS sitcom is based on (or at least the stage play that the sitcom that this sitcom is based on is based on) is …

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    Spotlight South Africa: Ubu and the Truth Commission

    By // Theatre (Toronto)

    Written by Jane Taylor, directed by William Kentridge, and produced by the Handspring Puppet Theatre (War Horse), Ubu and the Truth Commission is a large scale production created by some …

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    CMW Interview: Luke Austin (Luke Austin Band)

    By // Music

    CMW Performances: May 1 with Daniel Lanois at The Horseshoe Tavern May 7 with Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts at The Virgin Mod Club Set to take the stage at …

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    The Immortal Grey’s Anatomy

    By // TV

    Last night Grey’s Anatomy aired the episode that, a decade ago, would have signalled the end of the series. Certainly, the next episode will be the first since the pilot …