The best thing I saw at Fringe this year was a stripped-down laugh-out-loud-funny production of Much Ado About Nothing at Victory Cafe. The idea behind the performance? Shakespeare, straight-up: Done in a bare-bones style that let the amazing performance shine through. I liked it. A lot. I laughed. A lot. Now, the company behind that… Read More »Read Article
September 5th-15th Toronto International Film Festival @ various locations. TIFF is the leading public film festival in the world, screening more than 300 films from 60+ countries every September. September 10th-14th BOM>>YYZ @ Oz Studios, 134 Ossington Ave. A pop-up shop presented by Miracle Thieves and NorBlack Nor White! NBNW’s got the new new for… Read More »Read Article
Toronto Hit List: NXNE, Great Heart Festival, 159 Manning BBQ 2013, 90s Party: School’s Out Edition, Hot Mess & more!
June 10-16 NXNE @ various locations. 7 days, 1,000 bands, 50+ venues! Check out their website for schedules and a complete list of performers.June 13-16 June 13-16 Live In Bellwoods: Great Heart Festival @ Trinity Bellwoods Park, 790 Queen St. W. It’s finally here. The sunshine, the greenery, the crop tops, and the cut-off denim.… Read More »Read Article
Toronto Hit List: “Laissez les FEMMES Peindre”, Summer Trouble, Higher Heights, May 2-4 Kegger: Dazed and Confused & more!
May 1st-31st Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival @ various locations. The largest photography event in the world is back! CONTACT is an annual event in May featuring over 1,500 Canadian and international artists and photographers exhibiting at more than 175 venues throughout the GTA. Check out the CONTACT website for a full list of exhibitions and… Read More »Read Article
Toronto Hit List: Heartless: An Anti-Valentine’s Day Party, Dre Day, Trilled, Laytheseknight: One Sweet Birthday & more!
February 8th-17th “Everyday Is The 14th” @ Miracle Thieves, 249 Crawford Ave. This event is more than a pop-up-shop but a celebration of LOVE through the crafts and art of 14 creative women. This 1 week retail experience is for women who want to treat themselves to something nice and for men who want to treat… Read More »Read Article
January 9th-26th Hedwig & The Angry Inch @ The Drake Underground, 1150 Queen St. W. “A rock concert with plenty of biographical interludes courtesy of trans-bombshell Hedwig, former East-German twink and lead singer of nonchalant indie band ‘The Angry Inch’. This production takes the audience through a tragic story of betrayal, emotional and physical sacrifice, and… Read More »Read Article