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Toronto Symphony Orchestra Launches Pop Season with Best of the Beatles

Toronto Symphony Orchestra Launches Pop Season with Best of the Beatles

Who says that the symphony’s stuffy and boring?  Music to the ears of pop-lovers, the Toronto Symphony Orchestra is back with its Pops series of concerts. And it kicks off with the legendary sounds of the Beatles on October 14th...
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NYC to YYZ: Five Things That Need to Come to Toronto

It doesn’t matter if they say 'zee' to our 'zed' or 'soda' to our 'pop' – America vs. Canada only matters when we face off at centre ice. So here are five things happening south of the border that need to come to Toronto – ASAP
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Reigning Art Battle National Champion Yared Nigussu Talks Shop Before the 2014 Nationals

The 2014 Art Battle National Championships are next Saturday, July 26th, where Canada’s top 20 painters will compete for the title of Art Battle Champion. We caught up with last year’s National Champion, Yared Nigussu, to hear his thoughts on Toronto, art and how he prepares to compete
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CreationsOfLA: Today's Notable Young Entrepreneur

Photographer, designer, videographer, visual director, brand manager, all-around artist – no matter the title you apply, CreationsOfLA's creative work is an inspiration for others in a crowd of other creators. Even Snoop Dogg will vouch for that
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7 Notable Shows at the Toronto Fringe Festival

Another festival is about to take over Toronto. Starting today, July 2nd, The Toronto Fringe Festival, the city’s largest theatre festival, will be invading venues, bars, and the Honest Ed’s alleyway with more than 155 productions
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A Look at the Best of Sled Island 2014

Sled Island 2014 just wrapped up and we wanted to take a moment to review all the fantastic things that happened over the last week. If we reviewed all the best shows of Sled 2014, you’d be busy reading until 2015. So instead, we’ve picked a short list of top-notch talent
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What's Old Was New at Power Ball 2014

Any party that greets guests with candy on arrival is off to a good start in our books, especially when every other edible (aside from the cheese and cured meat stations) seemed wrapped in gluten or involved an incredibly difficult to eat chicken wing. But the food is beside the point. Thursday’s Power Ball was, as always, a notable party
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Darren Charles: Profile of an Odysseo Choreographer

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to run away and join the circus? We definitely did when Odysseo’s choreographer Darren Charles invited us out to spend an afternoon under the big top. We got to take an exciting behind-the-scenes look and meet the horses, cast and crew involved in one of the most exciting productions on tour right now
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Notable Summer Date Night: Theatre Under the Stars

Who doesn’t love a romantic date night that sees you indulging in a superb meal, strolling around town, maybe nabbing a few al fresco cocktails on some hidden patio. And what about factoring in some live theatre as the sun sets to up the ante? Well, look no further than Vancouver’s Theatre Under the Stars to deliver just that
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Check out ADN at Arsenal for Something Different During the Grand Prix

Okay, so not everyone wants to dance on tables, pop bottles with sparklers in the buckets, and push through hoards of tourists that will be invading our city in the next few days. Can’t skip town for the weekend or hide out in a cavern? We have a solution for you
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