Tag Archives: Jon Lachlan Stewart

Violent, sexy, shocking (and fun): Macbeth Muet, a Fringe review

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca Macbeth Muet (Stage 9, Telus Phone Museum) Imaginative, ingenious, startlingly powerful: that’s the high-impact 50-minute version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth delivered to us by Montreal’s La Fille du Laitier. In one way Macbeth Muet (mute), the co-creation … Continue reading

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“Grotesque fun” with Shakespeare: Macbeth Muet and the return of Surreal SoReal. A Fringe preview

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca “Grotesque fun,” says Jon Lachlan Stewart. “There’s a lot of laughs in our production. And then there’s not….” He’s talking about Macbeth Muet, a 60-minute version of Shakespeare’s swift and brutal tragedy that dismisses every Forsooth … Continue reading

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A new Neil Grahn comedy headlines the upcoming 2018-2019 season at Shadow Theatre

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca Shadow Theatre launches its upcoming 26th season with a new comedy about … comedy.  The inspiration for The Comedy Company, Edmonton playwright and sketch comedy star Neil Grahn, an artist of bluechip comic pedigree (he’s the … Continue reading

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