Tag Archives: Barrie

A LOOK IN THE MIRROR

  This production of Alex Dault’s play, The Five Points, premieres in the handsome Mady Centre, on a corner of The Five Points, a series of intersecting streets in downtown Barrie, Ontario. Dault created the drama from hundreds of interviews, … 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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FAUST IS COMING

A short jaunt from Toronto, in Barrie, Ontario, Theatre by the Bay marks its fifteenth anniversary with a world premiere of the great classical work, Goethe’s Faust. Radically transformed, the work is now presented as a rich musical with original score by … Continue reading

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ALL HISTORY IS PRESENT

We watch historical dramas not only to view the past, but to better understand the present. WE MUST Have MORE MEN!, which this week premiered in Barrie, Ontario, is about the city during World War I. It’s co-authored by Alex … Continue reading

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THEATRE’S HIGH PRIESTESS

Jeannette Lambermont-Morey is an established Canadian director, teacher, and veteran of the Stratford Festival. She has worked as a director at major theatres across North America, but throughout her career, she has privately maintained a passion for one particular project. … Continue reading

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AT THE FOREFRONT

“A dramatic masterpiece becomes a musical.” For all intents and purposes, the Americans invented and developed musical theatre, harnessing wonderful music and song to further a play’s storyline, and enhance and embellish the narrative with joyous and poignant lyrics. But … Continue reading

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THE COMMUNITY THROUGH TIME

The Nine Mile Portage, is an outdoor walking tour recounting the history of Barrie, Ontario, illustrated in storytelling and music. Now in its third year, the various scenes, dramatized by actors cast in multiple roles, demonstrate how the site on … Continue reading

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