What elevates this production of Mary Poppins to must-see status is the superb cast, most of them veterans of the Stratford and Shaw Festivals.
The Penelopiad at the Grand Theatre Blame The Handmaid’s Tale. With the popularity of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian tale of a toxic patriarchy there is a temptation to view all her work as feminist screed. Never mind that Atwood herself rejects that label, the zeitgeist will not be denied. It is to director Megan Follows’ credit […]