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Proud Canadians. Proud Artists. Proud to Help Michael Healey.

In January 2012 Toronto-based playwright, Michael Healey, who had been a playwright in residence at the acclaimed Tarragon Theatre for the past eleven years, brought Artistic Director, Richard Rose, a draft of his newest play, Proud. Proud is the third … Continue reading

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Gina Wilkinson: I Can Feel Her Glimmer

gina wilkinson As I said in my earlier article, I saw Gina Wilkinson speak at the intimate Soulpepper cabaret, Friday Night at the Young, just one time, just briefly, back in November 2010. Then, after it was over, I did … Continue reading

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Alabanza

gina wilkinson I only had the opportunity to encounter Gina Wilkinson once, when she was interviewed by Derek Boyes at Friday Night at the Young, just before the Opening of Wide Awake Hearts, which she directed, at Tarragon Theatre. At … Continue reading

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The Courage is In the Questions

melissa macpherson, erin mackinnon, brandon mcgibbon, tom barnett, maurice dean wint, tom rooney, patrick galligan photo by cylla von tiedemann. When do my rights trump your rights and how does that constitute fairness? How can we strive for “equality” when … Continue reading

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