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A TURN OF THE PAGE

After a few brief years, The Storefront Theatre closed at its location, 955 Bloor Street West, near the Ossington subway stop. Rather scruffy looking, and on a corner, the small space become home to some of the most talented directors, … Continue reading

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ONCE MORE UNTO THE BREACH

Every year for the past three years, the Red Sandcastle Theatre, headed by Rosemary Doyle, has staged the 1000 Monkeys Play Writing Festival. Writers who have registered for the event gather at the theatre, and write for up to 24 hours, creating a … Continue reading

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FAUST IN BARRIE ONTARIO

FAUST is the epic tale of a man drawn into a deal with the devil, a pact that affects not only the character Faust, but others as well. In this production, FAUST premieres as a musical, one that demands a … Continue reading

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WICKED CHILDREN’S STORIES

The Forest has opened at The Storefront Theatre and it’s a wild and whirling concoction created by a team of writers, directors, actors, artists, and puppeteers.  The dark comedy is really a series of children’s stories, some naughty and some … Continue reading

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AT THE CROSSROADS

Last week, I went to see The Baby at the Storefront Theatre. It’s a stage version of the “cult film” by the same name. The 1973 film’s a howling melodrama,  psychological thriller, and trashy as hell. This stage adaptation of … Continue reading

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THE STOREFRONT STYLE

About two years ago, The Storefront Theatre opened, and the independent Toronto theatre scene suddenly exploded. While The Storefront quickly became a hotbed and hub for new talent, it is just one of many small venues operating on a shoe-string budget. … Continue reading

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CIRCLE THESE DATES

ATTENTION:  ACTORS AND PLAYWRIGHTS On July 31, 2015, registered playwrights will gather for the 3rd annual 1000 Monkeys Play Writing Festival. For 24 hours, from July 31, Friday, 6:00 pm until 6:00 pm, Saturday August 1, playwrights will be creating … Continue reading

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