Vancouver’s Most Dramatic Date Ideas

As the winter weather sets in and memories of evenings out on patios become distant and blurred, Vancouverites huddle indoors hiding from the rain. While you could spend the winter this way, why not instead take the time to take in a little culture? Local theatres, full of comedy and … Read More

Toronto Mama’s Boy

You’re old enough now that we can just tell you: your mom was lying when she said she liked that macaroni necklace you made in the second grade. This year, opt to spend time with Mom for an urban experience that will last much longer than mere baubles. She Always … Read More

Live Theatre in Calgary

Dust off the monocle for some higher-brow theatrical entertainment in the late winter and spring. Most of Calgary’s established houses are midway into their 2011-12 schedules; with the incredible diversity of live stage performances, you’ll easily find an experience that speaks to your interests. Theatre Calgary What began as a … Read More

Avenue Q Toronto Production

Not an easy lesson, learning that we’re all a little bit racist. Hearing it from a cast of puppets in a sassy musical certainly helps soften the blow. The suggestion, delivered in enthusiastic song, is one of many not-so-politically-correct ideas that drive the comedic production Avenue Q, on stage until … Read More

Green Day’s American Idiot Toronto Production

Punk rock and hit Broadway musical. Mutually exclusive on the surface, but American Idiot goes (a bit) deeper. This stage version of Green Day’s same-named 2004 international smash album enjoyed a successful run on Broadway and grabbed a couple of Tony Awards. It has now hit the road, with Toronto … Read More

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