fbpx

Ottawa Theatre Challenge – Wed. March 27th

The Ottawa Theatre Challenge!  Update: Winners: Pareidolia: Monica Bradford-Lee and Matt Hertendy – enjoy the rubber chicken and see you next year! Review see here: Theatre Review: The Ottawa Theatre Challenge 2019 Who will be crowned Ottawa’s Best Theatre Company and take home the coveted Rubber Chicken Award? When:  Wednesday March 27th Where:  Arts Court Studio – 2 Daly St., Second Floor Time:  Doors at 7pm, Show at 7:30 Price:  Pay-What-You-Can Afford: Advance Tickets here or cash Read more…

Ottawa Theatre Challenge: Call for Artists

Calling all theatre companies from across the region!     a Company of Fools invites you to compete in a friendly contest of creation in celebration of World Theatre Day! Those brave enough to participate will have only 48 hours to create a new piece of theatre based on inspiration items provided by their fellow competitors.   A panel of esteemed judges will adjudicate the performances.  Bribes are encouraged and trash-talk, laughter, and silliness are Read more…

A Foolish Farewell

a Company of Fools artistic director Catriona Leger to join Shakespeare In Action for a one-year Community Outreach Coordinator contract   Theatre org known for “Torchlight Shakespeare” seeks interim artistic director to oversee 2019 Fools season and implement 2020 programming. Catriona Leger will step back from her role as artistic director at a Company of Fools this coming January, Ottawa’s longest-standing Shakespearean theatre company announced today. Leger will be working with Shakespeare In Action as Read more…

Sound of Music Sing Along – December 29 & 30

Sound of Music Sing Along Fundraiser December 29 & 30  The Mayfair Theatre Doors at 11:30, Screening at Noon Tickets $15/adults, $12/kids 12 & under Click here to order tickets Note: Saturday December 29th is Sold Out If the link is not working, our tickets are on Eventbrite.ca. You can copy and paste the following URL into your browser: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/a-company-of-fools-sing-along-sound-of-music-fundraiser-tickets-52311137019 The Fools are alive with The Sound of Music! Is it holiday time again!?! We Read more…

Thank You for Voting!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Aviva Community Fund Campaign for a bigger, better Torchlight season. Results were announced on November 20th and while we had over 1800 votes (thank you thank you thank you!), we didn’t quite make the cut. We wish all of the successful candidates huge congratulations on their winning projects – the real winners are the communities across Canada who will benefit from such varied and important initiatives. We Read more…