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International Artist Carleigh Aikins returns home for one performance only.

Carleigh Aikins returns home on Sunday, January 8 to host the revival of 2013's smash success Soundtracks: A Retrospective Guide to Travel; a production that was produced at the Mady for two sold out evenings. It featured stories and songs by Artists that Aikins worked with as a touring vocalist a ...
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TIFT Introduces New Design Sponsor

There is much behind-the-scenes that goes into producing a great piece of theatre. There are auditions, casting, rehearsals and, of course, set design. Creating an atmosphere suited to the script, while at the same time taking into account limited resources can be a challenge. That is why Talk Is Fr ...
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TIFT Announces the Cast of Darling of the Day

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For Immediate ReleaseMarch 29, 2016Thom Allison and Jennifer Lyon star in the rarely produced Darling of the Day, with music by Jule Styne and lyrics by E.Y. Harburg.Talk Is Free Theatre is thrilled to announce toda ...
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Talk Is Free Theatre announces 2016 – 2017 Season

To celebrate our 15th anniversary we have planned a season that spans the scope of our interests and priorities. It includes:An innovative staging of a classic musicalTwo world premieres of Canadian worksA co-production with one of Toronto's most acclaimed companiesA production of a lost work from ...
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Cast announced for Gotcha

September 16, 2015For Immediate ReleaseThe Cast and Creative Team Announcement for GotchaBarrie, ON…The cast for the highly anticipated production of Gotcha, which will open TIFT’s season in November, was announced today.Gotcha will star the ...
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Prince of Homburg Casting Announcement – Press Release

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December 2, 2014For Immediate ReleaseJames Kudelka directs Wayne Best, Wade Bogert-O’Brien, Katherine Cullen and Jean Yoon in The Prince of Homburg.Barrie, ON….Iconic Canadian choreographer James Kudelka will make his theatre directing debut wit ...
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St. Peter’s Moments of Impact onstage Monday May 26 at 7 PM

May 20, 2014FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEIn practically every live theatre on earth, Monday is dark night. The lobby empties, the doors lock, and the curtain stays down.Not so for Talk Is Free Theatre’s upcoming production of Miss Caledonia.Instead of shutting the Mady Centre down for dark night, TIFT has ...
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TIFT’s 13th Season Announced

The Prince of HomburgStop the World – I Want to Get Off! and two Canadian classics anchor TIFT’s 13th Season.Barrie, ON….Today Artistic Producer Arkady Spivak announced plans for Talk Is Free Theatre ...
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Floyd Collins is scheduled to open with slight modifications

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Daren Herbert (Floyd Collins), Krystin Pellerin (Nellie Collins) and Michael Torontow (Homer Collins) star in Talk is Free Theatre's production of Floyd Collins, on stage at the Mady Centre April 10 to 19.For Immediate Release April 9, 2014   Floyd Collins is scheduled to open with slight m ...
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Floyd Collins goes ahead without sets, costumes or props

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Barrie, ON…. Talk Is Free Theatre and Patrick Street Productions, the co-producers of Floyd Collins, have been dealt one of the most feared problems of theatre practice – what happens when the shipment of the entire production goes missing between the two cities where it plays?Written by Tina La ...
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