THE ROAD: The Once & Future show

To Shubert Alley cats, it would seem likelier for a baseball World Series to be held in Calcutta than for a Broadway show to try out in Toronto. But the New York season's biggest and most awaited musical has done just that, pitching the tents of Camelot on the edge of Lake Ontario.

The explanation had more to do with business than show. Toronto's O'Keefe Brewing Co.. having just completed a $12 million civic center for the performing arts, was willing to offer a sizable (exact amount undisclosed) slice of Cana dian bacon to get the right...

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