by Brandon Moore, Community Theatre and Communications Manager
- David Hare describes his “ideal theatre” in the Guardian… how does it compare to yours?
Behind the Scenes at Ontario’s Theatres
- Thistle Theatre in Embro had an open house and ribbon-cutting to mark the completion of accessibility renovations in their theatre, an Ontario 150 Community Capital grant project.
- The Theatre Centre in Toronto launched this year’s residency program, and were profiled in the Toronto Star by Carly Maga—highlighting the Theatre Centre's innovative approach to managing community resources.
- ... to the finalists for the Susan Smith Blackburn Prize for women playwrights writing in English. The short-list includes two Canadians—Colleen Murphy for The Breathing Hole and Anusree Roy for Trident Moon, which apparently is still looking for a brave producer to take it on for a first Canadian production.
In Case You Missed It
- “The Secret Life of Theatre Ontario” as seen by our co-op student Megan.
- ONstage Openings this week in Owen Sound, Belleville, Perth, Burlington, Hamilton, Fergus, Elmira, Sarnia, and Toronto.
- Browsing Our Bulletin Board, including workshops, recorded webinars, grants, upcoming deadlines, volunteer opportunities and more.