Author: Victoria Barber


Video Round-Up: Musicals based on Classic Novels

ONEGIN opens in FOUR WEEKS! Do you have your tickets yet? 

We are thrilled to present this beautiful new Canadian musical based on Alexander Pushkin’s timeline novel, Eugene Onegin.

To get an idea what to expect from ONEGIN, we had a look at other modern musicals based on classic literary sources. Did you know that 183 MUSICALS ARE BASED OFF OF LITERARY SOURCES? We couldn’t list them all so below are some of the greats.

p.s – These are novels from before 1920, there are so, so many fantastic musicals based on modern text (RagtimeHamilton, Wicked) but I’ll have to save that list for another blog post. 

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Sneak Peek of our 2017/2018 Productions

Hear a preview of our 2017/2018 productions from our second Ambassador event of the season. An intimate evening at The Jazz Bistro exclusively offered to our donors and core attendees, giving a peek behind the curtain.

Hear pieces from our upcoming productions of Onegin, Life After, UnCovered and Fun Home.

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Video Round-Up: The Top Rock Musicals

As we approach the closing weekend of Passing Strange, we reflect on revelatory rock musicals that have changed the face of musical theatre. 

While the possibilities of what to include are endless, we feel the listed musicals made the most significant impact on the world of musical theatre. These show changed the game. More


A Gift for the Holidays from Acting Up Stage

Hot-off-the-press, here are FIVE videos captured live at our recent UnCovered: Queen & Bowie concert at Koerner Hall. We hope that you enjoy this token from our company and share widely among your friends and family in the spirit of the holidays. More


Last Minute Gift Ideas For The Broadway Lover On Your List

Have a Broadway lover on your list? Check out our holiday gift guide and don’t throw away your shot to get the perfect gift! More