Toronto’s summer music festival season officially kicks off this Tuesday, May 6 with Canadian Music Week—a five-day showcase of 1,000 artists performing at more than 60 venues across the city. To help you navigate CMW’s massive list of shows, we’ve compiled our top picks of the week! Tuesday, May 6 8 pm Come As You… Read More »
You ready to dance? With 30 performers on stage, The Big Sound is the biggest Motown/Classic Soul bash in Toronto. EVER. There really ain’t no mountain high enough to stop us from heading to Adelaide Hall on November 15th for a night of non-stop tail shaking. Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, The Supremes, Martha and… Read More »
Hope you’ve had time to rest up after Fringe, because the 23rd annual SummerWorks Festival is just around the corner! The 10 day festival features curated work from three international companies, four national productions, and alot of local artists. Audiences can choose from SummerWorks’ Theatre, Live Art, or Music series—soooo many of which sound fantastic!… Read More »
Feint of Hart Pansexual Punk Opera is back for a special two-week engagement, and you don’t want to miss it
Henri Fabergé’s Feint of Hart is coming to VideoFag next week! If you don’t already know, Feint of Hart is the brainchild of the Fabergé Fruits Collective. It originally ran for seven months at the University of Toronto’s Hart House as a monthly cabaret, and the show has enjoyed a cult following ever since. Fabergé and the group of dedicated people that work with him are creating cutting edge theatre. Their work… Read More »
Maylee Todd is the kind of musician you love to love. Born in North York, the 31-year-old developed a passion for music from an early age. Her debut album, 2010’s Choose Your Own Adventure, received critical acclaim from publications like The Globe and Mail and NOW Magazine. Now hot on the heels of a tour… Read More »
Finally, I escaped the toaster now known as…everywhere? The lakeside breezes = a little country ice cube next to a concrete bowl of soup. On Saturday, I sailed away to the Toronto Islands…and arrived to a land of New Traditions.