Tag Archives: Hawksley Workman

Almost A Full Moon at the Citadel: Canada has a new holiday musical, full of snow, stories, and soup. A review

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca In Almost A Full Moon, the oddly joyous and insightful new holiday musical premiering at the Citadel, generations jostle together on the stage.   Wispy stray people, strangers, somehow find each other, get connected, and become … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Almost A Full Moon at the Citadel: Canada has a new holiday musical, full of snow, stories, and soup. A review

Capturing a complicated holiday: a new Canadian musical by Charlotte Corbeil-Coleman, with songs by Hawksley Workman

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca “It’s the first snow of the year/ Guess it happens once a year….” from Almost A Full Moon, Hawksley Workman “Christmas is a complicated holiday,” says playwright Charlotte Corbeil-Coleman, pausing to consider the multiple facets of … Continue reading

Posted in Previews | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Capturing a complicated holiday: a new Canadian musical by Charlotte Corbeil-Coleman, with songs by Hawksley Workman

The Citadel announces a new Size Large season, led by two new Canadian musicals

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca After two contortionist years of stops and starts, indefinite postponements, cancellations cast hopefully as delays, re-bookings, digital work-arounds, the Citadel Theatre has cheering news. And it’s on a grand scale. “It’s big and it’s busy … … Continue reading

Posted in News/Views, Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Citadel announces a new Size Large season, led by two new Canadian musicals

New plays for big stages: Collider, the Citadel’s debut play development festival

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca Line most often heard from Canadian theatre producers by playwrights labouring on new scripts. “Great, but could you make it smaller? How about three actors, better yet two, instead of five?” If ‘think small’ is the … Continue reading

Posted in Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on New plays for big stages: Collider, the Citadel’s debut play development festival

And back at the Citadel — a theatre update

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca It’s not easy to plan, or even to use the word “postpone,” when the “until…” is up in the (thin) air. As Daryl Cloran says, circumstances “are constantly moving the goal post.” We checked back with … Continue reading

Posted in News/Views | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on And back at the Citadel — a theatre update

She swings, she kicks, she flies: behind the legend a new Robin Hood for our time in The Silver Arrow at the Citadel

  By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca In the swashbuckler adventure extravaganza that premieres on, above, and around the Citadel’s Maclab stage Thursday, everything you thought you knew about a certain legendary 12th century outlaw hero (with a proclivity for the colour … Continue reading

Posted in Features, Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on She swings, she kicks, she flies: behind the legend a new Robin Hood for our time in The Silver Arrow at the Citadel