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iPhoto caption: Guildwood photo by Sean Stone, Dead Parents Society photo by Dahlia Katz.

REVIEW: Guildwood and Dead Parents Society traverse time and genre to examine community

Whether of laughter, sadness, or sympathy — there will be tears. And is that not what Aristotle said theatre was for?

By Zoe Marin / Nov 3, 2023

REVIEW: Black in Canada and Bremen Town at Next Stage offer something for everyone

From a triumphant dance piece about legacy and Blackness to a curious retelling of classic folk tales, Bremen Town and Black in Canada are standouts of this year's festival.

By Melissa Avalos / Oct 28, 2023
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Inside this year’s Next Stage Theatre Festival programming

A unique selection of dance, sketch comedy, musical theatre, and drama will play from October 18 to October 29 at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre.

By Liam Donovan / Oct 10, 2023

What I Wish I’d Known: Laura Nanni

Cultivate the same environment of creativity and fun for yourself that you wish for the artists and audience you plan for.

By Graham Isador / Aug 10, 2019