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Artists invited to get involved in Pan Am project

January 28, 2015

Mural Routes, an arts service organization supporting mural artists and communities through teaching, learning and sharing initiatives, is holding a workshop series encouraging community involvement with the upcoming Pan Am / Parapan Am Games. Faces of the Community / Las Caras de la Comunidad, in partnership with Toronto 2015 Ignite and the Toronto Arts Council, […]

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Entertainment Beat

East End resident Courtenay Stevens is part of the cast of Melancholy Play, written by Sarah Ruhl and presented by The Empty Room. Stevens, playing Frank, has worked across the country as an actor, from community theatre groups in Vancouver, to CanStage’s touring production of The Overcoat, from the Stratford Festival to the Toronto Fringe […]

Winter writing contest runner-up

In our last issue we printed the winning entry of our winter story contest, The Green Scarf, by Edward Hayes. George Elliott Clarke, East End resident, award-winning poet, and poet laureate for the City of Toronto, contributed an opening sentence, which was to start each of the entries. Due to the high quality of the […]

Beach Arts Scene

Yellow House Gallery ( presents The Sword or the Brush, an exhibition of work by Erika James, Michael Coughlin and Christina Kostoff. The mixed media work from all three artists features text and language as both inspiration and part of the work. Reflecting a current culture in which text messaging habits have reduced communication to […]

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