Theatre Preview: “Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and  Living in Paris” at The Gladstone 1

Preview by Allyson Domanski It’s been nearly four decades since Jacques Brel was alive or well or living in Paris and nearly five decades since “Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris” played in Ottawa. Stirred from sleep, the music of the Belgian…

The Youth Perspective: What I saw at The Ottawa International Animation Festival

Article by Will McDonald This year was the 40th anniversary of The Ottawa International Animation Festival, and with over 2000 film entries, it really turned out well. The festival ran from Wednesday, September 21 to Sunday, September 25 and was held at such locations as Saint…

George F. Walker’s The End of Civilization: TICKET GIVEAWAY!

Same Day Theatre is proud to present the Ottawa premiere of George F. Walker’s The End of Civilization. This black comedy-mystery runs from May 13 – 31st, 2015, at the Gladstone Theatre.  Previews shows are May 13 & 14.  Ottawa Tonite has 2 tickets to GIVEAWAY…

Dance Review by Lys Stevens ‘Ludique’ is one of those French words that seems so much more rich and filled with possibilities of meaning than it’s English equivalent – ‘playful.’ Franco-Ontarioan choreographer Anik Bouvrette’s latest creation, Les Souliers d’Angélie is a perfect embodiment of the…

Article by Allan Wigney “This is not,” Barnstorm’s organizer tic stresses, a “punk rock festival.” Neither is it, despite the description on sponsor CKCU’s website, a “country music” festival. But there will be punk rock. Country music too. It’s all part of a rich mix…