From the moment that casting was announced, director Antoni Cimolino was transparent about his motivation for this Stratford Festival season's production of The Tempest.
As the lights shone on the otherwise dim opening moments of To Kill a Mockingbird, it was clear the audience wasn’t immediately being transported to the fictitious town of Maycomb, Ala., circa 1933.
One of the challenges in staging Oscar Wilde's An Ideal Husband is to prevent the play's dramatic underpinnings from getting washed away in the torrent of witticisms.
At first glance, the Stratford Festival’s projected timeframe of three hour and 34 minutes for Eugene O’Neill’s Pulitzer Prize-winning examination of hope and despair, Long Day’s Journey Into Night, might appear quite the arduous task for even the hardiest of theatre-goers.
Bright, young talent shines in the Stratford Festival's production of The Music Man, which opened at the Festival Theatre Tuesday night, cranking up this charming 60-year-old musical comedy with exhilarating dance numbers.
When actors work in close proximity over a long period time, a kind of symbiotic relationship is formed.
STRATFORD – Theatregoers attending Stratford Festival performances Tuesday found themselves waiting a little longer at the doors while Festival officials buffed up security following bomb threats made a a day earlier.
The opening night of the Stratford Festival was cancelled Monday after police evacuated the Festival Theatre shortly after 7 p.m. amid an "explosives threat."
Donna Feore has a phrase she likes to use to remind her cast what’s in store from a physical standpoint.
The timeless words of The Bard will be brought to life in a unique way this week at Gregory Drive Public School.
NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Bill Cosby was convicted Thursday of drugging and molesting a woman in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, completing the spectacular late-life downfall of a comedian who broke racial barriers in Hollywood on his way to TV superstardom as America’s Dad.
Imagine being on a roller-coaster for two-and-a-half hours that pauses for only the briefest of moments for you to gasp for air. Now you have a pretty good idea of what Avengers: Infinity War is like.
Ashlyn Price twirls a drum stick with a big smile in the middle of jamming along to “The Spirit of Radio.”
The Geminus Conspiracy, an original sci-fi, supernatural mystery series by a Chatham audio theatre production company, will launch worldwide on Tuesday.
In one of his last on-camera interviews, recorded for Stratford filmmaker Craig Thompson’s The Truth is in the Stars, world renowned theoretical physicist and cosmologist Stephen Hawking discussed with William Shatner how science fiction inspired his life’s research.
LOS ANGELES — Steven Bochco, a writer and producer known for creating the groundbreaking police drama “Hill Street Blues,” died Sunday. He was 74. A family spokesman says Bochco died in his sleep after a battle with cancer.
LOS ANGELES — Anyone who has seen Kristen Bell break down in (happy) hysterics over a sloth knows the actress’ affinity for animals, especially those of the cute and cuddly variety. So when the people behind the new IMAX original film “Pandas” asked “The Good Place” star if she would consider narrating the documentary, it was a no-brainer.
EDMONTON — Matthew Good’s concert scheduled for Wednesday night in Prince George, B.C., was postponed for a day as the Canadian rocker recovered from pneumonia.
NEW YORK — Chrissy Metz calls news stories focusing on abusive behaviour by her stepfather while growing up mere “clickbait.”