Garden Promenade
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Stop. Plant a seed, pull some weeds. Stop and smell the roses. It’s National Garden Day in Canada, and in Ottawa we’re just a-bloom about it. National Garden Day is always the Friday before Father’s Day and it’s a special part of our Garden Days….

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Comments Off on Bluesfest to offer new features for fashionistas

RBC Bluesfest is exploring the world of fashion this summer, highlighting the styles worn by performers and found in the crowd. The campaign, which is influenced by what is seen at major music festivals like Coachella and Osheaga, will give festival-goers an immersive fashion experience….

Ottawa's Pony Girl
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Not sure if it’s possible to totally fall for a singer’s voice after listening just to one song, one time. But in the case of Pony Girl’s ‘Show Me Your Fears’ – that’s exactly what happened. Listen to it…it’s ahhhhmazing.  Check it out HERE Pony…

Comments Off on VerseFest is back for more.

VerseFest, Ottawa’s poetry festival, is off and running, celebrating its third year with an enthusiastic and packed opening night this past Tuesday. Continuing until Sunday, March 17, VerseFest has something for everyone, whether it’s Kay’la Fraser’s spoken word, Lady Katalyst’s jazzy flow, Ken Babstock’s Griffin…

Comments Off on Spotlight: Ottawa's Mike O.K.

‘Mike O.K.’ is an electronic musician living in Ottawa. He creates music that transports listeners and transforms experience. He recently released the album ‘Music For The Post Modern Ninja’. It’s ambient. It’s deep. It’s abstract. It’s cinematic. I loved the album…listened to it non-stop over the…

Comments Off on APPRAISE of the Theatre: . . . EXIT UP.

[Ken Godmere is an Ottawa-based freelance actor/director with 35 years experience and offered his theatre reviews as an unbiased professional appraisal. www.kengodmere.com] It was quite a year for Ottawa theatre and quite a year for me in the role of a reviewer. And now, as this new…

[Ken Godmere is an Ottawa-based freelance actor/director with 35 years experience and offers his theatre reviews as an unbiased professional appraisal. www.kengodmere.com] * Opening Night, Tuesday July 19, 2011 * Agatha Christie novels are often material for other playwrights. This script for Spider’s Web was…