Posts Tagged ‘theatre’

R.H. Thomson performs the role of Marshall McLuhan during his time of decline & aphasia I attended a pre-opening performance of The Message last week. I was not impressed by either the play or production I witnessed, indeed I was disappointed. I know R.H. Thomson to be a highly regarded and skilled actor, but he […]


Message delivered: Tarragon to premiere long-awaited Marshall McLuhan play, The Message The February 22, 2018 issue of the Toronto Globe & Mail newspaper reports that a play by Canadian playwright Jason Sherman titled The Message that had originally been scheduled for their 2003 – 04 season is one of the seven Canadian plays to be staged […]


Leah Hennel, Calgary Herald Actors Raphaele Thiriet, left and Luc Bouchard-Boissonneault in a scene form Sometimes Between Now and When the Sun Goes Supernova at Theatre Junction Grand in Calgary on February 22, 2013 (Leah Hennel / Calgary Herald) How do you stage life  in an accelerated culture? The “global village” may not be a peaceful […]