Dear Rita

Beautiful Voices Sing Dear Rita’s Songs Reviewed by Mary Alderson Rita MacNeil was a great Canadian singer-songwriter and Cape Breton’s First Lady of Music. But did we really know anything about her?  In a new show, Dear Rita, A Musical Toast to Rita MacNeil, on stage with Tweed & Co., I learned that I knew

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The Dating Game

Losing at the Dating Game. Again. Reviewed by Mary Alderson Ironically, two happily married acting couples star in the dating game – Sarah Quick and James Barrett, Artistic Director and Artistic Producer at Globus Theatre, and well-known to the audiences as the pair that do everything. With them on stage are comedy power couple Lisa

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Dennis Garnhum Returns to the Grand with Camp Cult-Classic Reviewed by Eden Eidt Whodunnit? It was… a “killer” cast… with a kitschy comedy… at the Grand! Based on the 1985 film and the family-favourite Hasbro board game, Clue tells the familiar tale of a dark and stormy night at a secluded manor where six peculiar

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Marion Bridge

Theatre Aezir Shines in Story of Sisterhood with MacIvor’s Modern Canadian Classic Reviewed by Eden Eidt Upon first glance, Marion Bridge is a story that has been told repeatedly—the tale of sisters coming together in a time of hardship is something we find familiar thanks to well-beloved classic authors, such as Austen and Alcott. This

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