Archives

14 November 2019

Obsidian’s Pass Over and why we see theatre

By // Theatre (Toronto)

We, the audience, are waiting for the play to start. Kitch (Mazin Elsadig), on stage, is waiting for his friend Moses (Kaleb Alexander) to wake up. Moses is waiting for …

07 April 2019

Nominee Interview Series: Leighton Alexander Williams

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2018 MyEntWorld Critics’ Pick Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. The multi-talented Leighton Alexander Williams also wrote and directed BDB Productions’ …

21 March 2019

School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Set in 1986 at an elite Ghanaian girls boarding school, Jocelyn Bioh’s School Girls; or, the African Mean Girls Play is steeped in Queen Bee pettiness and teenage politics. An …

18 October 2018

Obsidian’s Darktown presents Judas Noir

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Adapted and directed by Leighton Alexander Williams, BDB Productions’ Judas Noir…

13 April 2018

Nominee Interview Series: Jahlen Barnes

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners…

06 April 2017

Nominee Interview Series: Kaleb Alexander

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2016 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series…

28 March 2017

Nominee Interview Series: Joe Pagnan

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2016 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Ryerson grad Joe Pagnan’s Outstanding Set & Costume Design-nominated work on Obsidian Theatre’s …

03 March 2017

Nominee Interview Series: James Daly

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2016 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. “Master Harold” … and the Boys (co-produced by the Shaw Festival and Obsidian …

01 February 2017

The Best & Worst of Musical Theatre: Passing Strange & Carrie

By // Theatre (Toronto)

On back-to-back nights in Toronto, I saw one of the best representations of what musical theatre can be, and one of the worst…

13 April 2016

On Stage in TO: The Accent Apocalypse

By // Theatre (Toronto)

I hate plays with fake accents. Unless your name is Oliver Dennis (or you work at the Shaw Festival), your British accent is not as good as you think it …

28 February 2016

On Stage in TO: Mixed Bag

By // Theatre (Toronto)

How We Are (Workshop Production) Written with complex, moving insight by Polly Phokeev and directed with sensitivity and detail by Mikaela Davies, How We Are explores the consequences of taking …

03 April 2015

The 2014 My Theatre Award Winners: Toronto

By // Theatre (Toronto)

On Monday March 30th, the Toronto theatre community gathered together at The Great Hall on Queen West to celebrate all the amazing work that made it to the stage in …

29 March 2015

My Theatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Kevin Hanchard

By // Theatre

Before we announce the winners of the 2014 My Theatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. A Toronto stage alum, Kevin Hanchard has been busy the last few …

29 March 2015

My Theatre Award Nominee: Q&A w/ Philip Akin

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2014 My Theatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. We can’t tell you much about The Mountaintop without ruining the glorious …

  • Connect

    Facebook Twitter RSS Pinterest Instagram