They’ve been there for us… Jacoba Knaapen

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

Jacoba Knappen, Executive Director of the Toronto Alliance for the Performing Arts (TAPA) Jacoba has been a cherished supporter of Modern Times’ over the years – assisting us on numerous occasion by providing counsel or contacts, and also serving as gala chair for a major fundraiser during our 2005 production of Macbeth.

Where they are now… Daniel Karasik

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

  “I was beyond excited to perform in ‘Stories from the Rains of Love and Death’ in 2003. It was my first Equity acting gig; I was 16 and missed weeks of high school to rehearse.

Party!

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

Calling all Modern Times Collaborators! On October 27th, 2014, Modern Times will celebrate its 25th anniversary at Talulah’s lounge of Buddies-in-Bad-Times, 12 Alexander Street East. Live music, drinks, some (necessary) speeches and dancing…

I remember when… Sue Balint

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

  Modern Times is a company of exceptional spirit, and our productions of Aurash during the 2009-10 season typified that spirit – of everyone jumping in and doing what they could to make a production happen. Working with Modern Times can be challenging. It requires vulnerability and a willingness to work in a way that you never have before…

Why I Volunteer… Ramin Jahanbegloo

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

  When I reflect on my past four years on the board of the Modern Times Stage Company, I conclude that the experience not only made me a more attentive viewer and astute reader of theatre, but also prepared me in unpredictable ways for my own auto-biographical writing…

Blast from the Past… Karim Morgan

Peter Farbridge 25th Anniversary

My first production with Modern Times was their remount of Macbeth at the former location of the Theatre Centre. It was a wonderful introduction to the unique and rich style that the company is known for.