Theatre Review: Once

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There's a beautiful simplicity to Once that's allowed it to garner various awards and accolades since its 2007 film debut. Written by John Carney and originally starring singer frontman of the Irish band The Frames, Glen Hansard, and his Czech collaborator/musician Markéta Irglová, Once provides proof to the assertion that simple done well can be… Read More

UFC Fight Night 105 // Recap and Photos

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This past weekend saw the UFC return to Halifax for its sophomore visit to the Maritimes, and while it initially seemed like the event may be jinxed due to the loss of the main event pairing of Junior Dos Santos versus Stefan Struve, it was far from it. While Junior Dos Santos would eventually be… Read More

Theatre Review: Heavy

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The Bus Stop Theatre continues its new season of its Re-Fringed event with Taylor Olson's outstanding one man show Heavy. Over the course of an hour, Olson takes the audience on a powerful, introspective journey whereby his autobiographical story entailing drastic weight loss and weight gain is unfolded in vivid and unforgettable detail.  Taking us… Read More

Theatre Review: Kim’s Convenience

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Neptune Theatre's newest production, Kim's Convenience, boasts some successes while also playing host to a myriad of missteps. Penned by playwright Ins Choi, the audience is welcomed to watch a day in the life faced by so many immigrant families in our country. At the centre of this journey, we have Appa, the stern and… Read More

Review: Out Innerspace’s Major Motion Picture

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Interpretative dance is an interesting creature in that it is offered a greater degree of freedom than its fellow artistic counterparts. As such, therein lies the question: how interpretative can interpretive dance be before sacrificing coherent narration? Major Motion Picture, the newest performance of Vancouver's dance group, Out Innerspace, is an intriguing, if somewhat perplexing… Read More