Author Archives: BK

May 08

Emmy-Nominated Director Michèle Stephenson Returns to the 2021 Edition of the Tribeca Film Festival With Her Latest Documentary, STATELESS, Which Will Have Its National Broadcast Premiere on POV on July 19

Emmy-Nominated Director Michèle StephensonReturns to the 2021 Edition of the Tribeca Film FestivalWith Her Latest Documentary, STATELESS, Which WillHave Its National Broadcast Premiere on POV on July 19 The Award-Winning Feature Film Examines theComplex Racial Histories and Contemporary Politicsof Haiti and the Dominican Republic ** Filmmaker and Protagonist Available for Interviews  ** After having had its planned world premiere […]

May 07

FANNY: The Right to Rock  directed by Bobbi Jo Hart is the story of female rock musicians exposed to racism and sexism

By Sally Warburton FANNY:  Live concert |Part of Hot Docs 2021 Film FestivalAdding to all the awesome documentary films in the biggest and best documentary film festival HOT DOCS 2021 in the world are live virtual talks and virtual concerts.  The documentary FANNY: The Right to Rock  directed by Bobbi Jo Hart is the story […]

May 07

Opera Atelier Presents Handel’s Visionary Masterpiece — The Resurrection —

Opera Atelier Presents Handel’s Visionary Masterpiece — The Resurrection —Handel’s operatic triumph celebrates hope and renewal in Canada’s first fully-staged and filmed production Opera Atelier announces the anticipated new date for the online presentation of Handel’s The Resurrection – fully-staged and filmed at St. Lawrence Hall, in strict compliance with provincial health and safety regulations […]

May 06

Charlottetown Rockers ARSENAL MILLS Refuse to “Cry No More” in Rockin’ New Single

Charlottetown Rockers ARSENAL MILLS Refuse to “Cry No More” in Rockin’ New Single Song is the Four-Piece’s Latest Preview of Forthcoming EP, Lovesick & Broke Watch “Cry No More” via YouTube Here Multi-award nominated East Coast rockers Arsenal Mills have dropped a new straightforward installment from their forthcoming EP, Lovesick & Broke; “Cry No More” is […]

May 06

Legendary Singer + Play Records Owner MELLEEFRESH Celebrates 25 Years With Stunning Year Ahead 

Legendary Singer + Play Records Owner MELLEEFRESH Celebrates 25 Years With Stunning Year Ahead  Simply put: rarely do you come across a globally heralded, multi-award winning female veteran of the music industry who continues to be a ground-breaking, ceiling-shattering revolutionary in all she does for three decades, and counting. But such is the case for […]

May 05

Godfather of Hip Hop Maestro Fresh Wes Inspires Kids of All Ages with New Book, Stick To Your Vision: Young Maestro Goes to School

Canada’s Godfather of Hip Hop Maestro Fresh Wes Inspires Kids of All Ages with New Book, Stick To Your Vision: Young Maestro Goes to School Canada’s indisputable Godfather of hip hop Maestro Fresh Wes has unveiled his newest release — an inspirational children’s book, Stick To Your Vision: Young Maestro Goes to School. Telling the tale […]

May 05

Sweet Relief Tribute to NRBQ’s Joey Spampinato features Bonnie Raitt, Ben Harper, Los Lobos,She&Him out June 25

Stars Align for A Sweet Relief Tribute to Joey Spampinato on True North Records, Out  June 25 Friends and Fans Join Forces to Help NRBQ Founding Member with Financial Assistance True North Records announces a June 25th release date for A Sweet Relief Tribute to Joey Spampinato, which features a lengthy list of friends and fans of the NRBQ founding member/bassist […]

May 05

ReelAbilities Film Festival May 18-30, 2021 Full Programming Announced including ReelAbilities Comedy Night

ReelAbilities Film Festival May 18-30, 2021 Full Programming Announced including ReelAbilities Comedy Night ReelAbilities Film Festival Toronto is proud to announce programming for the 6th Annual Festival taking place online May 18 – 30, 2021. ReelAbilities Film Festival showcases Canadian and International shorts, features, and documentaries about Deaf and disability cultures and by filmmakers and actors with disabilities and/or who […]

May 05

Please join The Friends of the Semel for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and The Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for an Open Mind program with Professor Yiyun Li, renowned author of Where Reasons End, winner of the 2020 Pen/Jean Stein Book Award. 

Please join The Friends of the Semel for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and The Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for an Open Mind program with Professor Yiyun Li, renowned author of Where Reasons End, winner of the 2020 Pen/Jean Stein Book Award.  In this imagined dialogue between mother and child in a timeless […]

May 05

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is proud to be partnering with the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the world’s largest photography event, for a seventh year.

Jon Sasaki, Microbes Swabbed from a Palette Used by F.H. Varley, 2020, archival print, 91.44 x 91.44 cm, Image courtesy of the artist and Clint Roenisch Gallery , KLEINBURG, ON – The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is proud to be partnering with the Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival, the world’s largest photography event, for a seventh year. The McMichael will present the special exhibition Jon Sasaki: Homage, featuring the […]

May 05

Spoken Word Artist & Singer/Songwriter Elina Filice Teams Up with Groove-Master Neolithic for Infectiously Groovy New Single, ”Everything About You” — Available Now!

Spoken Word Artist & Singer/Songwriter Elina Filice Teams Up with Groove-Master Neolithic for Infectiously Groovy New Single, ”Everything About You” — Available Now! Watch “Everything About You” via YouTube Here Genre-defying singer/songwriter and spoken word artist Hamilton, ON-based Elina Filice has returned with her third release of the year — an infectiously groovy tune called […]

May 05

All-Female Singer/Songwriter Trio WOMEN IN SONG Reflect on Losing Loved Ones to Alzheimer’s in Ethereal New Single, “But I Knew Her When” — Available Now

All-Female Singer/Songwriter Trio WOMEN IN SONG Reflect on Losing Loved Ones to Alzheimer’s in Ethereal New Single, “But I Knew Her When” — Available Now Song is Featured on Canadian Trio’s Debut 13-Track LP, Life of a Woman Watch “But I Knew Her When” via YouTube Here All-female Blind River, ON-based singer/songwriter trio Women in Song […]

May 03

New Cadence Productions (NCP) announce the re-boot of hit series “The Brothers Garcia” with “The Garcias,” featuring the entire original cast who are all grown up with diverse families of their own.  

THE GARCIAS TO STREAM ON HBO MAX NEW CADENCE PRODUCTIONS (NCP) IN PRE-PRODUCTION ON  10 EPISODE RE-BOOT OF THE BROTHERS GARCIA WITH 90+% LATINO INCLUSION BOTH IN FRONT AND BEHIND THE CAMERA New Cadence Productions (NCP) announced today that they will re-boot the hit series “The Brothers Garcia” with “The Garcias,” featuring the entire original […]

May 02

Hot Docs Film Festival 2021  – April 28th to May 9th, 2021

Hot Docs Film Festival 2021  – April 28 to May 9 There are more than 219 documentaries over 10 days at the Hot Docs Film Festival on Hot Docs Home streaming platform. This is the 2nd year for the HDFF to be streamed online due to COVID-19. The biggest documentary film festival in North America […]

May 01

Collision North America’s Fastest Growing Tech Conference

by Sally Warburton Collision’s international Virtual Tech Conference 2021 attracted over 38,000 people online and brought together Fortune 500 companies as presenters and participants of tech sectors from all over the world. The schedule had an incredible line up of Tech companies, investors, startups, with CEO’s, actors, politicians including Mayors of 3 of North America’s […]