Cavalia

Cavalia, directed by Normand Latourelle, formerly of Cirque de Soleil, is like a dream: beautiful white horses, music, Lord of the Rings-style costumes, and people flying all over the place. A hybrid circus that travels around in its own  ...

Enlightenment – Shelagh Stephenson

Shelagh Stephenson's previous works The Memory of Water and Five Kinds of Silence both featured characters haunted by the absence of family members. In both plays a character who exerted powerful influence in the past but who was now  ...

Ghosts – Henrik Ibsen

Online references on Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen’s Ghosts is the kind of play that will haunt you long after the curtain comes down. It can get a little spooky but there is nothing supernatural  ...

Dr. Faustus – David Mamet

Few people have been so celebrated in story and song as a medieval German scholar named Faust. From the Elizabethan Christopher Marlowe to Goethe and Thomas Mann (The Magic Mountain) on the stage and page to Gounod, Berlioz, Boito  ...

Agamemnon – Aeschylus

The play should have been called Clytemnestra if Aeschylus had consistently followed his own treatment of the Greek myths about the Trojan wars. The interest and the drama, not to speak of the audience’s attention, center on her (Olympia  ...

Finders Keepers – Peter Sheridan

As his brother and nieces anxiously await the outcome of their Oscar nominations, Peter Sheridan sees the production of his new play under the ‘new writing’ banner at the Peacock. Accompanied by a lavish program celebrating 100 years of  ...

Hamlet – William Shakespeare

Online references on Hamlet Second Age Theatre Company has specialized in Shakespeare since its inception. Its repertoire includes all of the heavy hitters (King Lear, Macbeth, Othello, Romeo and Juliet), with just  ...

Crowns – Regina Taylor

In the southern community that is represented in Regina Taylor’s musical Crowns, the word on the street is our crowns have been bought and paid for, all we have to do is wear them. And these words, like a  ...