The Toronto connection

Lecoq and English Canada

Authored by: Martin Julien

The Routledge Companion to Jacques Lecoq

Print publication date:  August  2016
Online publication date:  September  2016

Print ISBN: 9781138818422
eBook ISBN: 9781315745251
Adobe ISBN: 9781317594635

10.4324/9781315745251.ch41

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Abstract

Toronto is often cited, perhaps with more apocryphal than statistical authenticity, as the world’s third-largest centre for English-speaking theatre outside of New York and London. Unequivocally, though, it is the largest and most active city in English Canada when assessing theatrical activity, and one in which the teachings of Jacques Lecoq form an unusually strong and complex provenance for at least two generations of influential local and national practitioners. 1

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