“…renewed my faith in Canadian theatre…”
Mooney on Theatre
“…poignant and tender…this haunting…tale [has] a lovely secret that it keeps right up to the very last line of the play…As the houselights
come up,we are wakened like from a dream.“
Robin Breon, Aisle Say
"Johnson's play...leav[es] us wanting more - as fine theatre should."
Bruce Demara, The Toronto Star
"...this is a winner... Trudeau Stories ... is a portrait of a shared friendship, built on a love of the outdoors, of poetry, of theatre
and of life itself. ...Johnson [is] a personable, passionate performer..."
John Coulbourn, Toronto Sun
“…[an] unexpectedly engaging memoir… like turning the pages of a live snapshot album… a maximum of craft but a minimum of artifice…it's
Robert Cushman, National Post
"...Trudeau Stories may perhaps be one of the most Canadian plays to be mounted in Toronto this year. ...a new perspective on an important
era in Canadian history."
Byron Laviolette, Eye Weekly
What the Critics have said about Trudeau Stories:
November 1st, 1985. B. Johnson & P.Trudeau dance.
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