Variety Announces Programming for Music for Screens Week Featuring Mary J. Blige, Marcus Mumford, Steve McQueen and Ryan Tedder

By |2020-11-19T18:40:23+00:00November 19th, 2020|News|

Variety is pleased to announce that Mary J. Blige and Marcus Mumford will be keynote speakers at its Music for Screens Week, airing Nov. 30-Dec. 3. Expanded for the first time over four days in this all-digital installment, Variety’s Music for Screens Summit 2020 will celebrate excellence in musical artistry and storytelling for film, TV, digital media, brands [...]

Are you ready to up-level your creative career?

By |2020-11-04T21:42:54+00:00November 4th, 2020|News|

Are you a passionate creative who knows you could be more successful if you only knew what to do next? Is procrastination holding you back from sharing your gifts with the world? Are you craving inspiration for how to up-level your creative career? Join me and the World’s Top [...]

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” by The Kings Inducted Into Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame

By |2020-11-04T21:10:45+00:00November 4th, 2020|News|

Two songs, one classic hit.  Songwriting partners and members of The Kings, David Diamond and Mister Zero knew they had two pretty good tunes, but it wasn’t until the band put the songs together as a segue in rehearsal that the magic started to happen.  The 1980 release of This [...]

St. Vincent Teaches Creativity and Songwriting on Masterclass

By |2020-10-08T19:26:39+00:00October 8th, 2020|BLOG, News|

St. Vincent Teaches Creativity and Songwriting Grammy Award-winning artist Annie Clark gives an intimate, rare look into her artistic development and creative process MasterClass streaming platform where anyone can learn from the world's best across a wide range of subjects, today announced that multiple Grammy Award–winning guitarist, singer, songwriter and [...]

In Between by Alysa Pires For National Ballet of Canada

By |2020-10-01T22:05:43+00:00September 29th, 2020|News|

The National Ballet of Canada’s virtual season kicks off with Expansive Dances, a series of three solos created in isolation by the company’s Choreographic Associates Robert Binet, Guillaume Côté and Alysa Pires. Directed by acclaimed Canadian director Ben Shirinian and produced by Mr. Shirinian and Jared Cook of Lookout, the films unfold in expansive spaces that subvert the state [...]

THE TRAGICALLY HIP AND CINEPLEX THEATRES PRESENT THE TRAGICALLY HIP: THE ULTIMATE DOUBLE FEATURE

By |2020-09-15T19:50:24+00:00September 15th, 2020|News|

THE TRAGICALLY HIP AND CINEPLEX THEATRES PRESENT THE TRAGICALLY HIP: THE ULTIMATE DOUBLE FEATURE Limited Theatrical Run of LONG TIME RUNNING and A NATIONAL CELEBRATION Across Canada in Select Cineplex Cinemas Starting September 18th Today, legendary Canadian icons The Tragically Hip announced that a special double feature of their celebrated films, Long [...]

RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FESTIVAL 2020

By |2020-09-15T19:36:24+00:00September 15th, 2020|News|

Workman Arts Presents LARGEST VISUAL ART INSTALLATION TO DATE AT 651 DUFFERIN ALL CASTING LIGHT ON THE MYSTERIES OF MADNESS, MENTAL HEALTH, & ADDICTION RENDEZVOUS WITH MADNESS FESTIVAL 2020 ANNOUNCES LINE-UP OF FEATURE & SHORT FILM PROGRAMS PRESENTED ONLINE & IN-PERSON   FESTIVAL OPENS ON THE HEELS OF WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY [...]

Lulu by Guillaume Côté for National Ballet of Canada

By |2020-09-15T17:48:50+00:00September 15th, 2020|News|

The National Ballet of Canada’s virtual season kicks off with Expansive Dances, a series of three solos created in isolation by the company’s Choreographic Associates Robert Binet, Guillaume Côté and Alysa Pires. Directed by acclaimed Canadian director Ben Shirinian and produced by Mr. Shirinian and Jared Cook of Lookout, the films unfold in expansive spaces that subvert the state [...]

Lake Maligne by Robert Binet for National Ballet of Canada

By |2020-09-15T17:10:56+00:00September 15th, 2020|News|

The National Ballet of Canada’s virtual season kicks off with Expansive Dances, a series of three solos created in isolation by the company’s Choreographic Associates Robert Binet, Guillaume Côté and Alysa Pires. Directed by acclaimed Canadian director Ben Shirinian and produced by Mr. Shirinian and Jared Cook of Lookout, the films unfold in expansive spaces that subvert the state [...]

National Ballet of Canada Announces Virtual Season

By |2020-09-03T22:07:00+00:00September 3rd, 2020|News|

Virtual Season Features Digital Premieres and New Works Dance Films Choreographed by Robert Binet, Guillaume Côté and Alysa Pires Kevin A. Ormsby and Jera Wolfe Create New Ballets Karen Kain, Artistic Director of The National Ballet of Canada, and Executive Director Barry Hughson today announced the launch of the company’s virtual season [...]

Indie Week Canada Is Going Virtual!  November 10 – 14

By |2020-09-03T21:57:36+00:00September 3rd, 2020|News|

The 18th edition of Indie Week Canada is switching gears by offering a 5-day online conference, taking place from Tues Nov 10 to Sat Nov 14.  This year has brought many challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and in response, what would normally be an in person event taking place [...]

2020 CCMA PERFORMERS ARE ANNOUNCED

By |2020-09-03T21:42:54+00:00September 3rd, 2020|News|

2020 CCMA PERFORMERS ARE ANNOUNCED PLANS REVEALED:  BROADCAST EVENT TO BRING STAGES TO LIFE IN ONTARIO AND NASHVILLE, CELEBRATING COUNTRY MUSIC LIKE NEVER BEFORE  2020 CCMA AWARDS TO DELIVER BIGGEST TALENT LINE-UP FANS HAVE EVER SEEN BROADCAST EVENT TO INCLUDE PERFORMANCES  BY DEAN BRODY, BRETT KISSEL, THE REKLAWS, DALLAS SMITH AND MANY OTHERS [...]

National Ballet of Canada: World Apart & Gratitude

By |2020-09-02T16:00:18+00:00September 2nd, 2020|News|

New Video: World Apart Featuring Dancers from The National Ballet of Canada This latest video captures the beauty of dance in unlikely places. World Apart is a new video by Karolina Kuras featuring dancers of The National Ballet of Canada expressing the joy of movement in this time of isolation. [...]

Nick Cordero Memorial Tribute on Broadway on Demand

By |2020-08-29T17:06:44+00:00August 29th, 2020|News|

Streaming Exclusively on Broadway On Demand SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 6 at 7:00 PM ET A Special Tribute and Celebration of Nick Cordero’s Life and Career On Stage With appearances by Nick’s former castmates from A BRONX TALE BULLETS OVER BROADWAY ROCK OF AGES THE TOXIC AVENGER and WAITRESS Join Nick’s family [...]

Room 217 Foundation Music Collections Help Canadians Struggling with Increased Anxiety, Depression & Sleep Disturbances

By |2020-08-26T19:17:55+00:00August 18th, 2020|News|

With Over 500,000+ Streams & Rising, Room 217 Foundation Music Collections Help Canadians Struggling with Increased Anxiety, Depression & Sleep Disturbances With a recent report from Mental Health Research Canada citing the rate of anxiety quadrupling in the wake of COVID-19, an increasing number of Canadians are seeking additional tools [...]

2020 CCMA NOMINEES ARE ANNOUNCED: Tenille Townes Leads The Pack

By |2020-08-26T19:19:21+00:00July 22nd, 2020|News|

TENILLE TOWNES LEADS THE PACK OF ARTIST CATEGORY NOMINATIONS WITH SIX DEAN BRODY AND BRETT KISSEL EACH RECEIVE 5 NOMINATIONS JAMES BARKER BAND, THE REKLAWS AND DALLAS SMITH LAND 4 NOMINATIONS JADE EAGLESON, HUNTER BROTHERS, MACKENZIE PORTER AND THE WASHBOARD UNION EACH EARN 3 NOMINATIONS FIND THE FULL LIST OF NOMINATIONS HERE [...]

SummerWorks announces July/August programming emphasizing collaboration

By |2020-08-26T19:19:26+00:00July 17th, 2020|News|

We Were, We Are, We Will Be, a multi-artist anthology co-curated by Daniele Bartolini & Luke Reece co-presented by SummerWorks and Canadian Stage Artist Mark Reinhart collaborates with Parkdale and Queen West organizations and residents on Public Works project Health & Safety Notes Introducing SummerWorks Lab Residencies ‘at home’ in [...]

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy Welcome All Musicians of Any Style to Help Finish Their New Piece 

By |2020-08-26T19:19:43+00:00July 6th, 2020|News|

Submissions for The “COVID Co-Write” are Open Until July 31st As Canada’s ‘First Family of Fiddlers,’ Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy share hundreds of thousands of albums sold, a GRAMMY win, 14 JUNO nominations and four wins, a Canadian Folk Music Award, 21 East Coast Music Awards, five Canadian Country [...]