|The 2018 Ontario Summer Theatre season is underway!|
From The Shaw Festival
Stephen Fry in Mythos: A Trilogy - Gods. Heroes. Men.
Photo by David Cooper.
by Brandon Moore, Community Theatre and Communications Manager
- Profiling Ontario Summer Theatre (OST) 2018—“If laughter is the best medicine, you will have your measure and more” at The Foster Festival in St. Catharines; “Welcome to the Team” introducing new OST member Guild Festival Theatre in Toronto; fellow new OST member Tweed & Company in Hastings County "celebrates their 10th anniversary with a huge 2018 season"; and it’s and “The Perfect Intermission from Life!” at The Shaw Festival in Niagara-on-the-Lake.
- The World Cup is kicking off—and Good Tickle Brain has you covered with the Shakespeare World Cup. (For the ancestors - Go King Lear! For the in-laws - Go Macbeth!)
Behind the Scenes at Ontario’s Theatres
- Season announcement for 18/19 from Buddies in Bad Times Theatre in Toronto.
- Janet Sellery of Sellery Health and Safety, a long-time Theatre Ontario member, has been appointed to the newly-launched Advisory Council for the Event Safety Alliance, a non-profit trade association of live event industry professionals committed to eliminating unsafe behaviors and conditions throughout the event industry. Congratulations Janet!
In Case You Missed It
- The Theatre Ontario Board of Directors regretfully announced that Bruce Pitkin, Executive Director, will be leaving the organization at the end of June.
- Save the date for Theatre Ontario Festival 2019 in Richmond Hill.
- ONstage Openings this week in Grand Bend, Gravenhurst, and Smiths Falls.
- Browsing Our Bulletin Board, including scholarship deadlines, intensive courses, grants, conferences, calls for submission, award nominations, and more.