The "tale as old as time" has become an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide. Disney's Beauty and The Beast musical ran for 13 years on Broadway and is the 8th longest running musical in Broadway history. The original creators of the Broadway production … [Read more...]
Theatre As A Teaching Tool
"It was awesome!" That was the response from my friend's 11-year-old daughter coming out of Dancap's production of West Side Story, now playing in Toronto. I'd debated bringing my 9-year-old daughter with me to opening night. Yes, the songs in this modern adaptation of Romeo & … [Read more...]
Words From My Shrekspert
Earlier this week, Dancap Productions treated the McCaig clan to opening night of Shrek The Musical in Toronto. To be honest, I didn't want to go. For every great movie to stage adaptation (ie Hairspray), there are at least 5 that are so excruciatingly painful, I'd rather take my eyes out than … [Read more...]
What’s Happening on Family Day and beyond!
If you live in Toronto or visiting over Family Day weekend here are some great places to take the kids!ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE - Leonardo da Vinci's Workshop: The ExhibitionLeonardo was not just an artist, he was an inventor, scientist, musician, architect and a real visionary. This exhibition … [Read more...]