Entertainment Beat for Nov. 14, 2017

Acoustic Harvest, East Toronto’s folk and roots music series, presents Boreal on Saturday, Nov. 18 at Robinson Hall, St. Nicholas Anglican Church on Kingston Road. Guelph songstresses Jude Vadala, Tannis Slimmon and Katherine Wheatley take a break from their individual schedules to tour together as Boreal each November and December. The limited engagement focuses on […]

Beach Arts Scene, Oct. 31, 2017

Escape the cooler weather with Seascapes and Shorelines, on Nov. 12 to 26 at Studio 888, 2359 Queen St. E. The show features new stone sculptures by artist Rhonda Svarich Kosowan, abstracted lakescapes by Anne-Marie Olczak, and photography by Felicity Somerset. An opening reception will be held Sunday, Nov. 12 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. […]

Entertainment Beat, Oct. 31, 2017

Songwriter and vocalist Denielle Bassels graces the Beach United Church stage Saturday, Nov. 4, part of the ongoing Jazz and Reflection series. The international chanteuse performs with feeling. Think: sultry smooth vocals and original songs “that weave through borders of jazz, blues and folk in a way that is fresh and exciting.” Bassels began her […]

Inaugural Pegasus film fest aims to inspire

The Pegasus Community Project is ready for its close up. The program, which supports adults with developmental disabilities, hosts its inaugural Pegasus Inspirational Film Festival (also known as PIFF) on Oct. 26. The event, a year in the making, showcases six short films created by Pegasus adult day program participants in partnership with film students […]

New theatre festival fancies the futuristic

The up-and-coming and innovative Seven Siblings Theatre is levelling up with the launch of its inaugural Future Theatre Festival, Oct. 19 to 29 at the Attic Arts Hub Theatre, 1402 Queen St. E. The festival follows the company’s fantastic realism mandate with the incubation and performance of three diverse and surprising new plays by Genevieve […]

Beach Arts Scene for Oct. 17, 2017

The hospitality and creativity of Beach artists is on display once again for the Beach Studio Tour’s fall edition. Each spring and fall, Beach artists open up their homes and studios for a delightful and dedicated weekend of art that celebrates both the individual and the collective. “The artist-run collective shares a passion for original […]