Category: Press Releases

RETURN OF AN ICON ON THE TORONTO STAGE

Pleiades Theatre & Théâtre français de Toronto present the Toronto premiere of Tomson Highway’s The (Post) Mistress (English)/ Zesty Gopher s’est fait écraser par un frigo (français). The (Post) Mistress tells the story of Marie-Louise Painchaud, the hugely endearing Métis postmistress. In the fictitious village of Lovely, Ontario, located somewhere along the French River, we discover Marie-Louise and her uncanny ability to read the town’s mail through the envelopes. Letters…

Les Zinspirés are back from a great School Theatre Fest!

Les Zinspirés étaient sur scène au dernier Festival Théâtre Action en Milieu Scolaire qui s’est déroulé à Ottawa cette année, du 10 au 12 avril 2014. Ce fut vraiment une belle expérience pour moi et les comédiens : de faire revivre le spectacle, d’avoir été accueilli par les jeunes théâtreux avec autant d’enthousiasme, de partager les textes avec des jeunes de partout à travers la province… À répéter j’espère,  …

Musical Fantasy onstage

Théâtre français de Toronto closes its 46th season with one of the company’s favourite French classic playwrights, Molière. In Les Précieuses ridicules (The Precious Young Ladies) Director Guy Mignault overlaps eras and blends classic XVIIIth century French with new short texts, songs and monologues, which reflect both Molière and Mignault’s biting take on their contemporaries. On stage at the Berkeley Street Theatre from April 23 to May 10. Opening Night: Friday…

The New Season is out: Love and Road Trips!

Just moments ago at the Berkeley Street Theatre, right after the first performance of Mes Singeries vocales (Horsing around 50) by Belgian comedian Bruno Coppens: Guy Mignault –Théâtre français artistic director– unveiled Théâtre français de Toronto (TfT) 47th season. TfT’s season runs from September to May: seven productions for you to discover, with or without a subscription. In French. At the Berkeley Street Theatre. Surtitled performances in English are offered…

Belgian comedy superstar Bruno Coppens for the first time in Toronto

Théâtre français de Toronto is thrilled to welcome for the first time to Toronto Belgian comedy superstar Bruno Coppens in Mes Singeries vocales (Horsing Around 50). This uproarious mix of cabaret and stand-up will be presented at the Berkeley Street Theatre from March 26 to 30. To celebrate his “BIG 5-0”, Bruno Coppens has concocted a rock’n’roll show just for you! After Ma Terre Happy!, nominated in the “Best solo…