Written by Molière Toronto, Soulpepper Theatre Starring Oliver Dennis, Diego Matamoros Theatre Reviews THE GLOBE and MAIL Venue Young Centre for the Performing Arts City Torontoqq Year 2014 Runs Until Saturday, September 20, 2014 Two years ago, Hungarian director László Marton came to Toronto’s Soulpepper to direct Mikhail Bulgakov’s The Royal Comedian,...Read more
After presenting it in 1999 and again in 2003, Soulpepper returns to Hungarian playwright Ferenc Molnár's 1926 comedy, showing that this play is, well, totally their thing. With director László Marton at the helm once again and Diego Matamoros playing the infinitely clever lead, Sandor Turai, for the third...Read more
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THE ROYAL COMEDIANS (MOLIERE)Soulpepper gives Bulgakov's allegorical political satire a first-rate production BY JON KAPLAN AUGUST 30, 2012 The truism that history repeats itself gets a dramatic, poignant twist in The Royal Comedians (Molière), Soviet playwright Mikhail Bulgakov's look at the life of another theatre writer, Molière. Its sweeping scope...
Soulpepper Theatre, Toronto 2010 National Post by Robert Cushman 23 August, 2010 Window on Toronto, a Soulpepper Lab Series production devised and performed by the company’s academy and directed by Laszlo Marton, is sheerest magic. Read more
By Turgenev, Ivan 2010., Toronto Soulpepper A wise man once said that the tragedy in an Ibsen play is that nothing proves to be what it seems, while the tragedy in a Chekhov play is that everything does. Chekhov’s compatriot Ivan...Read more
by Molnár, Ferenc 2009., Toronto Soulpepper Toronto, ON: The Guardsman is a quick witted comedy about life in the theatre and acts of imitation and deception. The famous Hungarian actor, Nandor, fears that the coming of spring will prompt his famous wife Ilona to roam. To circumvent an affair...Read more