The Bard and the Boards
Reviews of the Stratford Festival, from Ontario, Canada. And the occasional book.
Monday, 20 March 2017
Book Review: Let It Go: Downsizing Your Way to a Richer, Happier Life
Cover Art Let It Go: Downsizing Your Way to a Richer, Happier Life Peter Walsh Rodale Books, 2017 It’s SPRING! Happy lambs bo...
Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Stratford Festival mourns the death of Janet Wright
Janet Wright in The Grapes of Wrath, 2011. Photo by David Hou November 14, 2016 … The Stratford Festival company and staff were deeply...
Monday, 5 September 2016
Moving, but not heart-breaking: The Aeneid at the Stratford Festival
Saamer Usmani as Achates, Bahereh Yaraghi as Pyrgo, Gareth Potter as Aeneas and Michael Spencer-Davis as Anchises. Photo by David Hou. ...
Thursday, 1 September 2016
The Hypochondriac: proving laughter is the best medicine
Stephen Ouimette as Argan and Ben Carlson as Beralde. Photo by David Hou. The Hypochondriac , by Molière Adapted by Richard Bean...
Clever Bunny: New Moscovitch play debuts at Stratford's Studio Theatre
Bunny , by Hanna Moscovitch Directed by Sarah Garton Stanley Designed by Michael Gianfrancesco (set, costumes), Kimberly Purtell (ligh...
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