Monthly Archives: March 2013

2013 CanAsian International Dance Festival

“Press releases and announcements” are presented verbatim without comment. 2013 CanAsian International Dance Festival “Lights Up the Stage” presented in association with Harbourfront Centre April 28 – May 12  Toronto, ON (March 21, 2013) – The CanAsian International Dance Festival … Continue reading

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Talk Is Free Theatre: 12th Season

“Press releases and announcements” are presented verbatim without comment. An European transfer, a national co-production and a re-imagined classic are on tap for TIFT’s 12th Season. March 21, 2013. Barrie, ON… A transfer of this season’s production of Possible Worlds … Continue reading

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So far so Cracked

CBC has a new television series called Cracked.  “Cherry Blossoms”, the ninth episode of the new series aired last night, while “The Thump Parade”, episode #8 aired last week. Over the years, CBC have had regular TV series, some identified as … Continue reading

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Two Weddings & a Funeral

2013 is not even one quarter gone yet already I’m sure we’ve seen the cleverest title to promote a pair of one-act operas (partly because they don’t exactly grow on trees).  Essential Opera’s  program is called Two Weddings and a Funeral. … Continue reading

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Inside the box: fu-Gen’s Ching Chong Chinaman

Lauren Yee’s Ching Chong Chinaman is the latest offering from Toronto’s fu-Gen Theatre, a satirical  expose of the hypocrisy at the heart of the American Dream.  While there are some differences between the US & Canada, it’s a tale that could … Continue reading

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Early Renaissance

There’s something magical about getting a glimpse of someone famous in their youth.  Seeing a great leader or film-star as a child, we recognize some of the qualities that will emerge, even as we see a version of that person … Continue reading

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Six Hundred Year Anniversaries

“Press releases and announcements” are presented verbatim without comment. Six Hundred Year Anniversaries Saturday April 6, 2013 at 8PM at Gallery 345 For Immediate Release – Toronto, March 11, 2013: 1912 and 1913 were auspicious years in the history of … Continue reading

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