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Paradise Lost

I had a hard time imagining how Paradise Lost could be made into an exciting play, although I could definitely see Lucy Peacock as Satan! But this production succeeded on all fronts. Erin Sheilds did an amazing job of adapting … Continue reading

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Coriolanus

Robert Lepage blew the doors off with his first Stratford Festival directing job. His vision, combined with the talents of his technical crew and the amazing performances of the Stratford actors delivered an amazing evening of theatre. ┬áThe buzz in … Continue reading

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Bakkhai

Original play by Euripides. New version by Anne Carson. Directed by Jillian Keiley A stellar cast, a dramatic set, great costumes and a strange plot. Even an updated version cannot get around the plot, where Dionysus comes to earth to … Continue reading

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Twelfth Night

Director – Martha Henry Cast – Sarah Afful as Viola, Michael Blake as Sebastien, E.B. Smith as Orsino, Shannon Taylor as Olivia, Brent Carver as Feste, Lucy Peacock as Maria, Geraint Wyn Davies as Sir Toby Belch, Tom Rooney as … Continue reading

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THe Winter’s Tale

Groundling Theatre Company , with Graham Abbey directing, won great accolades for this production last winter, directly contributing to our decision to spend the winter in Stratford and Toronto instead of Arizona. It was the right decision. This was a … Continue reading

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Measure for Measure

Noting should go wrong when you bring together a cast that includes Tom McCamus, Lucy Peacock, Brent Carver, Patrick Galligan, Steven Sutcliffe and Michelle Giroux, and then add in Roy Lewis, Karen Robinson, Charlie Gallant, Serena Parmar and Mark Crawford … Continue reading

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John Gabriel Borkman

Great performances in a very dated play. ┬áSeana McKenna, Lucy Peacock and Scott Wentworth did everything that could be done, but ultimately, the play is too dated to be relevant. To update it would have required a complete rewrite and … Continue reading

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