Thursday, 28 February 2013

February 28, 2013. Cornered @ Bain St-Michel.

Guest Paul Van Dyck chats about the next Rabbit in a Hat production "Cornered" by Jim Burke with Howard Rosenstein and Christopher Moore a guest production of Infinitheatre at Bain St-Michel March 6 - 17. 

Duration -10min.

Tuesday, 26 February 2013

February 26, 2013. LIVE from the QDF spring calendar launch @ Segal Center.

Recorded LIVE from the Quebec Drama Federation launch of the 2013 spring calendar event hosted by Warona Setshwaelo at the Segal Centre. The event was organized by QDF's Jane Needles executive director and Cassandra Rose director of communications with the assistance of the QDF staff and volunteers. Montreal's Main ARTery is also officially unveiled during the evening and features an ad on page 9 of the calendar. Listen to another segment of 'You be the Critic', maybe you'll hear yourself or someone you know give their reactions and comment on the productions that were presented for this season. Hopefully the feedback will put a 'spring' in your step and entice you to go see a show this season!

Duration -12min.

Friday, 22 February 2013

Febryary 22, 2013. ART @ Theatre Saint-Catherine.

Guest Emma McQueen, director of ART presented by 
Brave New Productions at Theatre Saint-Catherine,
joins us for a chat all about art. 


Wednesday, 20 February 2013

February 20, 2013. Quebec Drama Federation Spring Calendar launch @ Segal Studio.

The spring is sprung... Okay maybe that's premature wishful thinking, however the English language theatre community of Quebec is uniting to launch the Quebec Drama Federation (QDF) 2013 spring calendar on Monday, February 25 at 7pm at the Segal Centre for the Performing Arts, and everyone is invited and welcome to attend. Guest Cassandra Rose, communications director at QDF unveils details of this coming seasons launch.

Duration 9:30min.

Sunday, 17 February 2013

February 17, 2013. Iolanthe @ Moyse Hall Theatre.

Guest Emma McQueen, director of Gilbert & Sullivan's "Iolanthe; or The Peer and the Peri" presented by McGill Savoy Society at Moyse Hall Theatre until February 23rd, joins Davyn in an impromptu chit-chat about the production.

Featuring music from the operetta.

Duration -8min.

Monday, 11 February 2013

February 11, 2013. MADO @ Metropolis, Valentine;'s Day.

The delectably divine dive MADO celebrates her 25 years of show-biz at the Metropolis on Thursday, February 14th @ 8pm. Join Davyn with Mado in her dressing room loge at the Cabaret Mado for an exclusive 1-on-1 chit chat in English. It's 'Truth or Dare' exploring everything we wanted to know about the local iconic Drag Queen but were afraid to ask.

Featured music by: Kyle Minogue, ABBA, and Dalida.

Duration - 27min.

Thursday, 7 February 2013

February 7, 2013. The 3rd Gala for Student Drama @ MainLine.

Guests : Laurie Murphy, Florence Rainville, Alyssa Harms-Wiebe, and Mary Lee-Maynard chat about the MainLine Theatre and Factory Line production of The 3rd Gala for Student Drama. Four short (aprox. 20 min. each) original plays (2 French, 2 English) with the theme 'love stinks' are selected as a compilation to be presented February 14 - 16. They are: "Carrelage" (UQAM) de Sophie Daunais, "If Phones Could Talk" (Concordia) by Alyssa Harms-Wiebe, "The Carrier Pigeon Play" (Concordia) by Julie Foster, and "Solstices" (St-Laurent CEGEP) de Laurie Murphy. This blogcast is the first bilingual English-French interview-coverage on Montreal's Main ARTery. 

Featured music: "Is The Love" Bob Marley, Legend.

Duration - 33.30min.

Friday, 1 February 2013

February 1st. "Innocence Lost,  a play about Steven Truscott" @ Centaur.

Join me at the premier of the production "Innocence Lost - a play   about Steven Truscott" playing until February 24th. Featuring the 2nd instalment of 'You be the critic' of audience reactions to seeing the play, followed by a 1-on-1 chat with lead actor Trevor Barrette (Steven) member of the NAC English Acting Company.

Music featured here and found in the production of “Innocence Lost”. 

The Hyde Park Community United Methodist Church's Cathedral Choir performs "The Rose Beyond The Wall", with music by Thomas Jordan and lyrics by A. L. Frink.

Photo credit: Patrick A. Boivin. Joan Wiecha (as Lynne Harper)
Trevor Barrette (as Steven).

Duration - 14min.