Body, Breath and Borders

Peter Farbridge Modern Times In Depth

  The work of Modern Times is featured in the spring 2015 issue of TicArtToc, a magazine on cultural diversity produced by the NGO Diversité artistique Montréal. Called ‘Made au Québec’, the fourth edition of the magazine features articles by Anglophone and Francophone artists living in Montreal who are working at the interface of the two communities. To this day the …

Modern Times and Interculturalism – Ric Knowles writes

Peter Farbridge Home, Modern Times In Depth

Ric Knowles has worked as a dramaturge for Modern Times’ productions on several occasions. The following is an excerpt from his forthcoming book on interculturalism in the Toronto theatre scene, in which he uses Modern Times as one of his case studies. “Modern Times” is perhaps a surprising name for a theatre company whose popular reputation, at least in its press …