Toronto Fringe: The cult of selfism & celebrity in the sharply hilarious, satirical, eerie Wagon Play

Brendan Kinnon, Jonathan Walls, Katherine Cappellacci, Emma Banigan, Alexis Gontan, Lindsey Middleton & Brandon Gillespie. Photo by Owen Fawcett.   Are you living your truth? Amber Moon and her followers invite you to join them for The Way’s special Resetting Ceremony in Theatre By Committee’s production of Ben Hayward’s Wagon Play. Directed by Hayward andContinue reading “Toronto Fringe: The cult of selfism & celebrity in the sharply hilarious, satirical, eerie Wagon Play”

Sex, death & religion: Pondering life experiences & relationships in thoughtful, sassy, intense FAITH

“It was the United Church so it was all like sing these songs, hold hands and get the fuck outta here.” Theatre By Committee opened its production of Ben Hayward’s FAITH in the Chapel at St. Luke’s United Church (353 Sherbourne St., corner of Sherbourne/Carlton, Toronto – Carlton St. entrance). Directed by Brandon Gillespie, FAITHContinue reading “Sex, death & religion: Pondering life experiences & relationships in thoughtful, sassy, intense FAITH”

Absurd family tragedy in The Goat

WARNING: This post contains adult language and content. Edward Albee’s The Goat, or Who is Sylvia? (subtitled: Notes Towards A Definition of Tragedy) is one absurd, darkly funny, mind-fuck of a play. And if you hadn’t been aware of the play’s subject before arriving at the theatre, you sure as hell get the idea whenContinue reading “Absurd family tragedy in The Goat”