“26 lettres à danser”: Alphabet Confusion

by Natasha Popovych (14 years old) You look at me like you know me, Yet you don't. You talk, and ask my name, But for what reason, You don't tell me that. You dance, sing and interact Yet I get no answer. You created  us a piece, Of alphabet meaning, But no such explanation. Your words are … Continue reading “26 lettres à danser”: Alphabet Confusion

“26 lettres à danser”: A New Take on Childhood

By Natalie Vilkoff (15 years old) Throwing us back to the days when the world was full of wonder and when life was just a game, 26 lettres à danser directed by Hélène Langevin is an interactive play that is great for all ages. As the four dancers (Ariane Boulet, Joannie Douville, Alexandre Parenteau et Georges-Nicolas Tremblay) … Continue reading “26 lettres à danser”: A New Take on Childhood

Reminisce with “26 lettres à danser”

  By: Maria Bilat (11 years old) I saw 26 lettres à danser and I really liked it. This play made me think about a lot of things and a lot of those things associated with different times in my life. It made me remember some very special moments in my life and also remember … Continue reading Reminisce with “26 lettres à danser”

“26 lettres à danser” isn’t just your simple ABC’s

-Benjamin Nossik (10 years old) This is a show to teach kids the alphabet or… is it? At first, you might think it’s just a simple show. Well, it’s not. Just as at Once Upon a Kingdom Theatre we do a lot of exercise that might look a bit weird but they are actually very … Continue reading “26 lettres à danser” isn’t just your simple ABC’s

“26 lettres à danser” is Enjoyable for All Ages

By: Anna Roiter (11 years old) This was a really enjoyable show for all ages. At first, when the actors were enthusiastically interacting with the audience, I felt like it was going to be a child show from 4-8. I still wanted to encourage the actors so I answered their questions and had fun. When … Continue reading “26 lettres à danser” is Enjoyable for All Ages

“26 lettres à danser”- A Review in Rhyme

by Anastasia Yurchenko (11 years old) We saw 26 lettres à danser today. I loved this show because it wasn't dull and grey. Even if the scenes did, the dance style didn't vary, It was obviously in pedestrian contemporary! Costumes, lights, props I loved all their features! They taught children letters, what amazing teachers! They blew … Continue reading “26 lettres à danser”- A Review in Rhyme

Some Things Could Be Better in the State of Denmark

The Sonia Friedman production of Hamlet, telecast by National Theatre Live (October 15th, 7 pm, at SilverCity), had the potential to be one of the best renditions of William Shakespeare’s iconic story to date. There were moments of brilliance in director Lyndsey Turner’s eccentric interpretation of the play. However, there were also numerous flaws, leaving … Continue reading Some Things Could Be Better in the State of Denmark

“What Happened to the Seeker?” Leaves You Searching for More

When arriving to STO Union’s production of What Happened to the Seeker, leave all ideas of conventional theatre at the door. Nadia Ross, the creator and principal performer of this piece, offers a multidisciplinary and fully immersive experience as part of Canada’s Magnetic North Theatre Festival. In collaboration with George Acheson and Sarah Conn, Ross … Continue reading “What Happened to the Seeker?” Leaves You Searching for More

Valérie Pariseau Reviews “Small Stage Canada” en francais!

C’est sur une note pleine d’enthousiasme et de fébrilité que Small Stage Canada fut présenté au Centre National des Arts à Ottawa dans le cadre du Magnetic North Theatre Festival les 9 et 10 juin dernier.   Julie-Anne Saroyan a produit ce spectacle éclectique en rassemblant des danseurs d’un bout à l’autre du pays et en … Continue reading Valérie Pariseau Reviews “Small Stage Canada” en francais!