Daily Archives: November 15, 2007

Announcement: RAW! RAW! RAW!, Canadian Stage Company

RAW! RAW! RAW! is Canadian Stage’s spanky initiative featuring raw first drafts from some of Canada’s most exciting playwrights and creators. This series of play readings is open to the public and admission is FREE! FREE! FREE! But please do reserve your tickets to make sure you don’t miss out.

Contact Box Office to reserve your tickets at 416-368-3110.

Saturday, December 1st 2007 @ 7:00 PM
26 Berkeley – Downstairs Theatre

LIFE IS A DREAM
Co-Created by Jennifer Tarver and Matt MacFadzean
Directed by Jennifer Tarver

Cast includes Frank Cox-O’Connell and Jenny Young
Loosely based on Calderón’s Life is a Dream, this piece explores aspects of control and the creation of one’s own reality through a parent/child dynamic.

Saturday, December 8th 2007 @ 7:00 PM
26 Berkeley – Downstairs Theatre

MRS. DEXTER AND HER DAILY
By Joanna McCLelland Glass
Directed by Marti Maraden

Cast: Martha Henry and Corrine Koslo
In Mrs. Dexter and her Daily, Joanna McCLelland Glass (Trying) paints intricate portraits of two extraordinary women.

Workshop: Mask Intensive Workshop, Shakespeare In Action

MASK INTESIVE WORKSHOP

Shakespeare In Action is facilitating an exciting ten day mask intensive workshop conducted by Internationally renowned actor, playwright, director and teacher, Joan Schirle. Joan Schirle is the founding artistic director of Dell’Arte International and the director of the Dell’Arte International School of Physical Theatre. She is a senior teacher of the Alexander Technique; her teaching work includes movement, mask performance, commedia dell’arte and physical acting. She has devoted her research to the work of the actor as mover/creator. Please visit http://www.dellarte.com for further information on Joan Schirle and Dell’Arte International.

Date: December 5 – 14 2007 inclusive.
Time: 12pm – 5.30pm daily.
Location: Joseph Workman Theatre. 1001 Queen St West, Toronto (Cnr of Queen
and Ossington)
Cost: $550.00

LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE.
Please send resume and picture to shakespeareinaction@sympatico.ca. Deadline
for applications: Friday November 23 2007.

Announcement: Special Artist Rates for “Antigone: Insurgency”, One Little Goat

One Little Goat Theatre Company announces special $10 artist tickets for ANTIGONE : INSURGENCY, a contemporary look at the Ancient Greek classic on the problems of national security versus terrorism, written and directed by Adam Seelig. (Artist tickets are $12 in the final week.) Call 416-915-0201 or visit www.OneLittleGoat.org for info and tix.

Be sure to see what Jon Kaplan of NOW Magazine considers “riveting theatre, its arguments touching the mind while its emotions engage the heart” and “essential fall theatre”!

Featuring Richard Harte, Earl Pastko and Cara Ricketts, the production runs until November 25 at the newly renovated Walmer Centre Theatre, 188 Lowther Ave (one block north-west of Bloor and Spadina). Show times are Tuesday-Saturday at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m.  Regular tickets are $20; $22 in the final week; Sundays PWYC.