GG-Award-nominated Donna-Michelle St Bernard, who lives in Mount Dennis, got a cracking review for her new play, Sound of the Beast, in the Globe and Mail.
Poetry has long had a major presence on stages at Canadian theatres; poets, less so. This may account for why Sound of the Beast, Donna-Michelle St. Bernard’s new performance at Theatre Passe Muraille, is so unusual and disarming. A certain distance we’re accustomed to at the theatre has disappeared. Here’s a poet; now listen.