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An Update on the 2020/21 Season

Tarragon Acoustic June 22, 2020, TORONTO – Tarragon is excited to announce Tarragon Acoustic, an online celebration of Tarragon’s history and future. Tarragon will produce a series of audio readings from Tarragon’s 50 year history, along with select new works highlighting Tarragon’s direction for the future. “The 20-21 season was to be one of the … Read More

Tarragon Announces Playwright Residencies, Awards & Commissions for 2017-18 Season

June 22, 2017, TORONTO – Artistic Director Richard Rose and Managing Director Susan Moffat are thrilled to announce a number of exciting residencies and commissions for the 2017-18 season, including the Urjo Kareda Emerging Artist Resident, Christine Quintana, the Bill Glassco Playwright-in-Residence Jason Sherman, the RBC Emerging Playwright Chloé Hung, the Ontario Arts Council Playwright … Read More

Blind Date Returns to Tarragon

“Funny and spontaneous, but also genuinely adorable. Blind Date conjures up all the heart-mushrooming glee of a brand-new romance, even as it gently lampoons sexual politics and courtship anxieties…. Mimi’s definitely a keeper. Four stars.” – J. Kelly Nestruck, The Globe and Mail “Do you believe in love at first sight? I do, because I … Read More

Annual Play Reading Series 2017

Tarragon Theatre announces annual Play Reading Series May 23 – 27, 2017 TORONTO (May 2, 2017) – We invite you to join us for Tarragon’s annual Play Reading Series, an exciting celebration of plays-in-development by the talented playwrights associated with the theatre. See the latest works from the Tarragon Playwrights Unit: Gillian Clark, Elyse Friedman, Chloé … Read More

Tarragon gets spring fever with Midsummer (a play with songs)

★★★★ “Exhilarating… you float out laughing as if you’ve just swallowed sunshine on a spoon.” – The Guardian Musical play transports audiences to a lusty weekend in Edinburgh March 28, 2017, TORONTO – Richard Rose, Artistic Director of Tarragon Theatre, is pleased to announce the Tarragon premiere of the critically celebrated work by David Greig … Read More

Richard McMillan Memorial Event at Tarragon

It is with great sadness we share the news that beloved Canadian actor Richard McMillan passed away on Sunday, February 19 in Toronto after a long struggle with thyroid cancer. He was 66. Recently seen on stage here in Tarragon’s An Enemy of the People, Richard enjoyed a prolific stage career in theatres across Canada, England, and … Read More

Tarragon Announces 2017/18 Season

Toronto, February 20, 2017  – Artistic Director Richard Rose and Managing Director Susan Moffat announced Tarragon Theatre’s 2017-18 season today: a season of far ranging, genre mixing and world travelling dramatic presentations including two musical productions (an opera & a play with rock music), a world premiere ‘spontaneous theatre’ creation and four unique plays by Tarragon … Read More

Erin Shields’ The Millennial Malcontent has world premiere at Tarragon Theatre

Cheeky and insightful, Shields’ new work highlights this most enigmatic generation February 8, 2017, TORONTO – Richard Rose, Artistic Director of Tarragon Theatre, is pleased to announce the world premiere of Governor General’s Award-winning playwright Erin Shields’ hipster culture-infused new work, The Millennial Malcontent, with direction from Peter Hinton. The play runs February 28 – … Read More