We laugh along with Harold Pinter’s ‘comedy of menace’ in Little Menace: Pinter Plays at Soulpepper

We laugh along with Harold Pinter’s ‘comedy of menace’ in Little Menace: Pinter Plays at Soulpepper

Little Menace: Pinter Plays From left, Diego Matamoros, Alex McCooeye, Gregory Prest and Maev Beaty in Soulpepper’s Little Menace: Pinter Plays.  (DAHLIA KATZ) Written by Harold Pinter. Directed by Thomas Moschopoulos. Until March 10 at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts, 50 Tank House Lane. soulpepper.ca or 416-866-8666 The title of Soulpepper Theatre’s latest production, […]

After Albert Schultz, Soulpepper goes to Britain to find its new executive director

After Albert Schultz, Soulpepper goes to Britain to find its new executive director

Emma Stenning, an experienced U.K. arts manager, has been appointed executive director of Soulpepper Theatre. She comes to Toronto from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre in southern England, which she has led as chief executive alongside artistic director Tom Morris since 2009. Emma Stenning starts her job as the new executive director of Toronto’s Soulpepper […]

280 artists back Albert Schultz’s accusers, ask Soulpepper board to acknowledge ‘harm’

280 artists back Albert Schultz’s accusers, ask Soulpepper board to acknowledge ‘harm’

Some 280 artists are throwing their support behind the actresses accusing Albert Schultz of sexual misconduct, saying they believe there are “more stories like theirs that have not been told.” Sarah Polley, Ann-Marie MacDonald and Soulpepper Theatre founding member Ted Dykstra are among 280 people who attached their names to an open letter sent to […]

Soulpepper artistic director Albert Schultz resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

Soulpepper artistic director Albert Schultz resigns amid sexual harassment allegations

Soulpepper Theatre Company announced Thursday evening that it has accepted the resignation of artistic director Albert Schultz. The resignation comes after four civil suits alleging sexual harassment against Schultz, who is also a founding member of the Toronto stage company. “While I will continue to vigorously defend myself against the allegations that are being made, I have […]