On the Grid

Feb 25, 2021
A Version of the Truth: The un-staging of Cloudless

Written by Andrew Brudz for Canadian Stage

Actors performing alone. A director editing in solitude. And audiences listening at home. Is Alison Wong’s visceral audio production of Cloudless the definitive play of the pandemic era?

Dec 16, 2020
2020 in Review

Written by Brendan Healy

Brendan Healy takes us through what 2020 looked like for him, according to his iPhone.

Nov 10, 2020
Vivek Shraya’s "How to Fail as a Popstar" Continues its Ascent

Written by Canadian Stage

In the year of the pivot, the show’s creator opens up about branching out.

Oct 20, 2020
Welcoming Two New Visionaries to the BMO Lab

Written by Canadian Stage

Ryan Cunningham and Sébastien Heins join the BMO Lab, the country’s only theatre workshop solely devoted to explorations in emergent technologies.

Sep 4, 2020
Q&A with 600 Highwaymen

Written by Abigail Browde and Michael Silverstone

New York City-based theatre-making duo 600 Highwaymen on their work and the future of live performance.

Jul 22, 2020
Canadian Stage’s Guiding Principles

Written by Brendan Healy

The five guiding principles that we have developed in response to the pandemic.

Jul 15, 2020
When the Noise Pollution Stops: Being Non-Binary

Written by Kamini Murthy-Korteweg

For Non-Binary Awareness Week, Audience Services Coordinator Kamini Murthy-Korteweg reflects on what being non-binary means to them.

Jul 9, 2020
Mindful Moments Towards Answering a “Simple” Question

Written by Susanna Fournier

Playwright Susanna Fournier on adjusting to the pandemic through mindfulness practice and new creative projects.

May 28, 2020
Seeds, Joy, and a Pile of Trash

Written by Mel Hague

Associate Artistic Director Mel Hague reflects on finding joy in the smallest things.

May 28, 2020
The Privilege of Play: My Queer Nightlife Revelation

Written by Mark-Che Devonish

Mark-Che Devonish, Manager of Special Events, explores the power of play and his queer nightlife revelation.

May 14, 2020
The Ritual of Journeying to Work: Saturday Morning

Written by Tawiah Ben M'Carthy

Tawiah Ben M'Carthy, Metcalf Foundation Artistic Director Intern at Canadian Stage, shares a daily ritual he's missing.

Apr 29, 2020
Lynanne's Producer Picks

Written by Lynanne Sparrow

Our producer Lynanne has curated a list of incredible dance content for International Dance Day.

Apr 17, 2020
Brendan’s Quarantine Watch List

Written by Brendan Healy

Artistic Director Brendan Healy shares a few online streaming options to keep you inspired.

Mar 27, 2020
7 Opportunities Thanks to COVID-19 (and, Fuck You, COVID-19)

Written by Brendan Healy

Brendan Healy’s message on World Theatre Day.