Pomona | And So It Begins…

My laptop is lying temporarily abandoned sixty-some KMs to the left of me. But there’s work to do. So. Day one. This is a record and a portrait and a bit of fiction and a rambling stream of consciousness typed via bluetooth onto the tiny screen of my phone. — Chris / DAY ONE We…

There is a hole…

POMONA by Alistair McDowall A woman is missing. Her sister is searching. As she comes closer to revealing the dark truth, the fabric of her own life becomes twisted into a strange loop, until she can no longer be sure what is fantasy, what is myth, and what is the very real result of a society that…

ARC: REBIRTH

ARC has been making groundbreaking international theatre in Toronto since 1998. But you ain’t seen nothing yet. We’re unveiling our full programming slate for 2016/17. And it’s our biggest year ever. Come celebrate with us, and support the work of this incredible ensemble. There’s food. Drinks. Music. Shenanigans. A mystery celebrity host. And more. (Possibly.)…

ARC partners with Theatre Smash and Canadian Stage for the North American premiere of Guillermo Calderón’s KISS.

It’s just too beautiful, right?   So beautiful that you had to keep it a secret. Theatre Smash and ARC are proud to announce they are joining forces as part of Canadian Stage’s 2016/2017 season. Theatre Smash and ARC, in partnership with Canadian Stage, will present the North American premiere of KISS by Guillermo Calderón, directed by Ashlie Corcoran. KISS runs March…

Job Posting: General Manager – fu-GEN Theatre Company & ARC

A great opportunity with two great companies. ARC & fu-GEN – two of Toronto’s most exciting independent companies – are partnering to look for an energetic and innovative individual to play a role in shaping the future of theatre in this city. Click here to see the official posting and for information about how to apply….

Looking back, looking ahead…

Dear friends and lovers and curious onlookers and all the little ARClings both hither and yon: the trees have shaken off their leaves and we find ourselves huddled a little closer to each other as another year winds down. Looking back, 2015 proved to be a bit of a banner year for ARC. * ARC’s…

WORLD THEATRE DAY – A CELEBRATION

Friday, March 27th 2015 // 7pm Sidemart Theatrical Grocery 1362 Queen St. East (corner of Greenwood) PWYC at the door Reserve your spot here: bit.ly/1vVNcxJ Space is limited. “In other (mostly European) countries, WTD is a big deal, everyone knows about it, theatres open their doors to the public for free. Imagine that here: all…

// special post-show panel discussion announced //

ARC is proud to continue its role as a leader in facilitating community dialogue. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to engage in a topic central to our production yet rarely discussed: post-incarceration reintegration. ARC is pleased to announce a special performance of our English-language Canadian premiere of MOMENT by Deirdre Kinahan. Sunday, November 16,…

// it begins //

It’s been 15 years since a single act of sudden violence ripped the Lynch family apart. Since then, those left behind retreated into the routine of normal family life – whatever that means. Tonight, Nial Lynch comes home. It quickly becomes clear that the ghosts haunting this family have only been lying in wait. The…