Category Archives: grand opening

October 01

Legends of Horror 2022-Zombie Apocalypse@ Casa Loma-Thursday,September 29, 2022

By  Sally Warburton      Boo! We know Halloween is approaching when Legends of Horror returns to Casa Loma!  The outside forested area in the lower gardens and the tunnels of Casa Loma are transformed into a walking theatrical event. Climbing the steps  – there are lots, so wear comfortable shoes for the 2km walk! […]

September 28

ANNOUNCES ITS 45TH SEASON FEATURING SIX PERFORMANCE PIECES CELEBRATING DIVERSE CULTURES AND STYLES IN DANCE  INVITING AUDIENCES TO RECONNECT WITH LIVE PERFORMANCE IN 2022 / 2023 

DanceWorks, a leading presenter of dance in all forms, has announced its 2022-2023 season, presenting unique, and remarkable storytelling through a collection of exceptional works. This season celebrates different cultures and traditions, presenting a selection of experiences that seek to foster connection within the individual and community. DanceWorks will showcase six pieces, offering five in-person, live performances, and […]

September 02

Ben Frost’s ‘Friends in High Places’ major solo show

L-R: “50mg Thumper,” “Once Bitten,” “Bart on Ritalin,” and “Piggy Chanel” Regarding his upcoming show, Frost shares, “Friends in High Places is both a satirical critique of consumer culture and a begrudging celebration of it. Blurring the lines between the visceral and addictive experience of drug use with the seductive products of consumerism, the exhibition explores our love/hate […]

August 25

TIFF 2022: World Premieres of WHILE WE WATCHED and LOUIS ARMSTRONG’S BLACK & BLUES, and LEONOR WILL NEVER DIE To Close Out Midnight Madness

LONO Studio and Britdoc FilmsPresent WHILE WE WATCHED Directed by Vinay ShuklaProduced by Vinay Shukla, Khushboo Ranka and Luke W. MoodyExecutive Produced by Maxyne Franklin, Jess Search and Beadie FinziFeaturing Ravish Kumar  World Premiere  – 2022 Toronto International Film Festival  2022 Toronto International Film Festival Screening Schedule:*Press/Industry Screening* – Sunday, September 11th at 11:10 AM at Scotiabank Theatre […]

August 11

Distrikt 461 Open House

By A.J.Lam Distrikt 461 Rabbit!Rabbit!Rabbit!/Bar Coneja/SubDivision Open House on August 9, 2022 at 461 King Street WestOn King Street West, Toronto’s mecca of nightlife, food and drinks, Rabbit!Rabbit!Rabbit! is a wonderful oasis of beautiful SouthWest landscape with delicious food, inspired cocktails and music where beautiful well-dressed people can meet.  Bar Coneja provides an special intimate patio […]

July 31

Opening in September: OUR AMERICAN FAMILY -NYC/LA Theatrical and US/Canada VOD Release

Addiction is an all-encompassing force, in not only of the lives of the afflicted, but also those around them. OUR AMERICAN FAMILY provides an honest, unfiltered look at a close-knit Philadelphia family dealing with generational substance abuse. Captured at a pivotal “nothing to lose” moment, for over the course of a year, five family members […]

July 20

Dances with Films West Coast Premiere of Multi-Award Winning Animated Documentary “Eternal Spring (長春)”

Loft Sky Pictures groundbreaking filmmaker Jason Loftus (“Ask No Questions”) latest film, the powerful animated documentary “Eternal Spring (長春)”  will make its West Coast Premiere at this year’s Dances With Films   “Eternal Spring (長春)” is a multiple award winner, most recently having won Hot Docs Audience Award for best film and the Rogers Audience Award for best Canadian film! “Eternal Spring ( 長春)” trailer is viewable here.  As you […]

July 14

Friends, the Experience: The One in Toronto!    Wed.,July 13, 2022

Written by Sally Warburton Photographer by Sally Warburton & A.J. Lam Finally!  It’s here in Toronto as of July 14! A chance to reconnect with the characters from the hit series FRIENDS. Monica, Rachel, Joey, Chandler, Ross and Phoebe and all the memories you have of them are there!  With its flagship FRIENDS Experience in […]

July 06

‘Savour the South of France’ – Pays d’Oc IGP Trade Tasting@Stackt Market, Studio Room, 28 Bathurst Street Toronto-Tuesday, July 5th, 2022

We had the pleasure of attending the ‘Savour the South of France’ – Pays d’Oc IGP Trade Tasting. media guests tasted some amazing wines & discovered the heritage of Pays d’Oc IGP. We also learned the latest wine production trends, met , mingled with fellow members of  the media Industry  and there was a character artist on site to draw […]

July 05

Bob Marley One Love Experience- Thurs.,June 30, 2022

By Sally W.  It’s here!  With its North American debut in Toronto, we can finally see the long-awaited Bob Marley One Love Experience!  And it’s well worth the wait! Celebrating the life, the music and the legend of reggae musician Bob Marley. The official opening on June 30th included special guest Cedella Marley, Bob’s daughter. […]

July 04

Alexis Vanasse Exhibition@Mayten Gallery-Thurs.,June 30th,2022

June 21

Artist Hikari Shimoda, entitled Fight to Live in the Void, opening at Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery (CHG) Saturday, June 25th from 7-10pm and on view through July 30th, 2022

Hikari Shimoda Fight to Live in the Void “God Is Dead, But… #7” OPENING RECEPTION June 25, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm ON VIEW June 25 – July 30, 2022 COREY HELFORD GALLERY 571 S. Anderson St. Los Angeles, CA 90033 Open: Tuesday-Saturday, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Visiting Hours: Thursday-Saturday, 12:00 pm – […]

June 16

PDAC Convention-Mon., June 13th-15th,2022

We welcomed PDAC back in Toronto after an absence in 2021. The PDAC convention is the World’s Premier Mineral Exploration & Mining Convention and it is the leading convention for people, companies and organizations invokved with mineral exploration. In addition to meeting over 1,000 exhibitors, 3,500 investors and 25,600 attendees from 135 countries, we also […]

June 12

She Said Yes – Bridal Social and Wedding Event in Thornhill 

Newly engaged couples, bridal parties and others attended the She Said Yes – Bridal Social and Wedding Event in Thornhill where they were greeted by a host of curated vendors.   Held on Saturday, June 4 at the exclusive M World Club (venue sponsor), the event showcased an extravaganza of services including Bridal and Wedding Couture, […]

June 11

HIGHLIGHTS FROM DAY 2 OF CANADIAN MUSIC WEEK 

Starting off day 2 of Canadian Music Week was “Spotlight on Japan” where we learned ways in which we can bridge the gap between the music industries in Canada and Japan. This session was brought to us by CAAMA, FACTOR, Global Affairs Canada, and Ontario Creates.One of the day’s highlights was the featured keynote with Hipgnosis Songs Founder & CEO, Merck Mercuriadis. […]