A Good Way Out

At Pacific Theatre until October 15, 2016 
Pacific Theatre kicks off its 2016-2017 season with the world premiere of dark and dirty A Good Way Out. Written by Cara Norrish, it’s a family story but a family with a real difference. Think Hell’s Angels or Red Scorpions. That kind of family.

Evelyn Chew as Carla and Carl Kennedy as Joey in A Good Way Out. Credit: Matt Reznek

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Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

At The Stanley until October 9, 2016
You don’t have to be a fan of Sherlock Holmes but you might enjoy this send-up at The Stanley more if you have at least a smidgeon of familiarity.

Alex Zahara as Sherlock Holmes in Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

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The Beaux’ Stratagem

At Jericho Arts Centre until September 25, 2016
Not a fan of Restoration Comedy? Don’t worry: this United Players’ production of George Farquhar’s 1707 comedy is an adaptation that has been tweaked by two of the best – first by American playwright Thornton Wilder and later by another American, Ken Ludwig.

Gregory Radzimowski as Jack Archer and Jessica Wagstaff as Mrs. Kate Sullen in The Beaux’ Stratagem. Credit: Doug  Williams

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