Thu Feb 19, 2015
There were 10 cameras and 128 tracks of sound to record the afternoon’s performance of King Lear, all there to launch the Stratford Festival HD Series, one of the bedrock initiatives of artistic director Antoni Cimolino’s tenure.
Thu Feb 12, 2015
Money to support Birmingham Conservatory for Classical Theatre, the Festival’s actor training program
Mon Dec 22, 2014
For participating cinema locations and to purchase tickets, visit www.stratfordfestival.ca/HD.
Fri Dec 12, 2014
The Stratford Perth Museum has been selected to be the venue for a new travelling exhibit from the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam from June to October.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Stratford Festival held a documentary film festival last week as part of its Forum series, which seeks to initiate discussion and debate pertaining to its annual theme, this year focussing on madness and minds pushed to the edge.
Wed Jun 04, 2014
Calgary’s ‘sleepless’ mayor in Stratford talk
Tue May 27, 2014
Fans and stars come out opening night to talk 2014 playbill
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Last year was a season of spikes, with everything seemingly up over the year prior.
Wed Jan 29, 2014
Shakespeare Theatre Association’s 24th annual gathering held in Stratford
Thu Jan 02, 2014
The season features two musicals. Donna Feore, director of the 2013 hit Fiddler on the Roof, returns at the helm of Crazy for You, starring Josh Franklin and Chilina Kennedy. Kennedy also stars in Man of La Mancha opposite leading man Tom Rooney.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
“Jack was the dean of Canadian stage managers,” says Festival artistic director Antoni Cimolino.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Attendance reached more than 480,000, generating $29.7 million in revenue for the Festival, which in its first year with Antoni Cimolino at the helm as artistic director was well received by reviewers and the general public.
Wed Aug 07, 2013
“I am proud and happy to be a Canadian and proud and happy to receive this Canadian award,” said Shatner upon learning of the honour. “I guess I am just proud and happy.”
Wed Jun 26, 2013
Bedford is suffering from a medical condition which, though treatable, requires immediate attention.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Scott Wentworth shines as Tevye
Wed May 29, 2013
Dignitaries and theatre fans mingle on the red carpet
Thu May 16, 2013
Musical icon Pete Townshend made a special stop in Stratford Wednesday to visit with the cast and crew of the Stratford Festival’s production of Tommy and take in an evening preview of the famous rock musical at the Avon Theatre.
Wed Mar 13, 2013
The Festival looked back on the year that was at its annual general meeting Saturday.