Founding Theatre Companies

Founding Theatre Companies Videos

  • Mavor Moore on Canadians’ view of American culture (Part 1 of 19)

  • Mavor Moore on Centennial projects and Charlottetown Festival (Part 2 of 19)

  • Mavor Moore on Dora Mavor Moore’s contribution to theatre in Canada (Part 3 of 19)

  • Mavor Moore on his acting career (Part 5 of 19)

  • Mavor Moore on New Play Society (Part 4 of 19)

  • Paul Thompson – 11 – Lasting effect of the alternative theatre of the 70s

  • Paul Thompson on “The Farm Show” and ” The Drawer Boy” (Part 8 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on involvement at Theatre Passe Muraille (Part 4 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on learning from Quebecois culture (Part 19 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on linking themes to an audience (Part 9 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on Native theatre in Canada (Part 6 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on reaching audiences in Toronto (Part 7 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on sex in the alternative theatre (Part 10 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on the boom and bust theory of Canadian culture (Part 2 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on the legacy of collective theatre (Part 12 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on the Passe Muraille building (Part 21 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on the production of “1837” (Part 14 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on the theatre scene in Toronto 2007 (Part 16 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on theatre of “borrowed words” (Part 15 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on theatres now (2009) (Part 5 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on threats to Canadian theatre (Part 13 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on Toronto’s five theatre companies in the 60s/70s (Part 18 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on working on Tartuffe in Stratford, 1968 (Part 20 of 21)

  • Paul Thompson on writing for collective theatre (Part 17 of 21)

  • Susan Rubes on coming to Toronto, New York, and working in radio and television (Part 2 of 8)

  • Susan Rubes on founding Young Peoples Theatre in 1966 (Part 1 of 8)

  • Susan Rubes on fundraising and programming (Part 6 of 8)

  • Susan Rubes on leaving Czechoslovakia and growing up in New York (Part 4 of 8)

  • Tom Hendry on how he got his start (Part 1 of 6)

  • Tom Hendry on John Hirsh (Part 5 of 6)

  • Tom Hendry on Morality Squad and founding Toronto Free Theatre (Part 2 of 6)

  • Tom Hendry on Red Emma, Billy the Kid and Michael Ondaatje (Part 4 of 6)

  • Tom Hendry on Satyricon and the Stratford Festival (Part 6 of 6)

  • Tom Hendry on the Toronto Free Theatre building (Part 3 of 6)

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