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What's On: A dramatic weekend in the city and more

There's a lot of drama unfolding across Toronto stages this weekend. And theatrical productions aren't the only events worth checking out:


The Dybbuk, Or Between Two Worlds
May 14 to Jun 17
Young Centre for the Performing Arts

Director Albert Schultz calls the play Romeo and Juliet meets The Exorcist on the sets of Fiddler on the Roof. Award-winning Canadian playwright Anton Piatigorsky has adapted this play that has been called the most celebrated play of Yiddish literature.

For more information, check out the Soulpepper Theatre website.


Morro & Jasp 9 - 5
May 12 to May 31
Factory Theatre

The beloved clowns are back! This time Morro & Jasp have decided they have had enough of the daily grind, and want to start their own start-up. But what is that they are going to start up? You have to go to the show to find out.

For more information, check out the Factory Theatre website.


Toronto Festival of Literature and Arts
May 15 to May 17
UFT/Miles Nadal JCC

This year's celebration of world class literature, music and dance is partly in memory of Prof. Chelva Kanaganayakam, an English professor at the University of Toronto, who championed South Asian and other world literatures in Canadian academia. Most events are free, save the Saturday evening programs featuring a book panel and dance performance called The Book of Sandalwood.

For more information, go to the Toronto Festival of Literature and Arts website.


BMO IFFSA | PIFF 2015
May 14 to May 18
Various Locations

This festival of South Asian films includes many regional language films including Punjabi, Bengali and Malayalam.

For more information, check out the BMO IFFSA | PIFF website.


Mad Men Viewing Party
May 17
Cadillac Lounge

Share the ups and downs of the Mad Men family with others!

For more information, check out the event's Facebook page.


In Concert: XPrime
May 15
ROM

The Niagara based pop rock band plays as part of the ROM's popular Friday Night Live series.

For more information, check out the ROM website.

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