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Normally when Drake's in Toronto, you can find him sitting courtside at a Raptors game. But last weekend he traded sports for the stage and headed to Soul Pepper Theatre.
They may not have had their day in court, but the actresses who sued the Soulpepper Theatre Company and one of its co-founders over sexual harassment allegations succeeded in changing the company’s culture, legal experts say, showing the power of civil actions as a tool in the #MeToo movement.
Normally, the Soulpepper Academy would be ramping up for a nation-wide audition process but the Soulpepper Academy is putting its training program on a one-year hold to conduct a review before admitting a new troupe of artists.
The Canada Council for the Arts had approved a $559,500 grant last fall before rescinding it following sexual harassment allegations against founding artistic director Albert Schultz. Soulpepper will still be given a $184,500 grant for the year.