STO Union Writing

Two tiny plays on the essence of theatre

Two tiny plays on the essence of theatre

Two tiny plays on the essence of theatre • “Bone” (1993) and “Kiss me” (1994) • by Nadia Ross

Desire is in the essence of relationship and relationship is in the essence of the theatre….

How Stories Lose Their Power

How Stories Lose Their Power

How Stories Lose Their Power • 2019 • Text (one page) • In the original story of Cinderella, she has to ‘sort the peas,’ good from bad, as she sits by the fire: a tedious job that never seems to end. Finally, her step-sisters get ready to go to the ball as Cinderella sorts a bag of lentils. This is a key part of the story, but Walt Disney decided to change it.
This writer explains why …

Press Clippings

Press Clippings

Press Clippings • 1991–1999 • 74 pages • Reviews and Critiques book •
These press clippings give a glimpse into alternative performances in the 1990s in Toronto from the point of view of the works that the press chose to write about. In these pre-internet times, artists really depended on critics and reviewers to write about their work, and there were only a handful of chances to reach many people. more …

STO Union acknowledges that our headquarters, located in Farrellton, QC, are on the unceded, unsurrendered Territory of the Anishinaabe Algonquin Nation whose presence here reaches back to time immemorial.