Marat/Sade is an ambitious play set in an asylum in early 19th century post-revolutionary France dabbling in the themes and philosophies of two of the most noted men from that time. Jean-Paul Marat and the Marquis de Sade. Read the full review.
If We Were Birds is a production by the University of Ottawa Drama Guild, meaning a student production. It’s a mature content advisory play that’s a harsh re-telling of a Greek myth dealing with rape and other brutalities. There’s no kid gloves here, and it’s challenging material. Read the full review.