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Pretty Rosebud effectively explores double standards of gender roles
4 years ago

Pretty Rosebud effectively explores double standards of gender roles

Family roles are evolving, but many times double standards stay the same, a topic so evidently displayed at the Canadian premiere of the feature film Pretty Rosebud during the ReelWorld …
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Documentary uncovers shadism for the real and prevalent issue that it is
4 years ago

Documentary uncovers shadism for the real and prevalent issue that it is

Colour conscious. This is how filmmaker Vic Sarin often refers to the world today in his film Hue: A Matter of Colour. And as he travels around the world to …
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Documentary brings Grenadian history to forefront
4 years ago

Documentary brings Grenadian history to forefront

Forward Ever: The Killing Of A Revolution is a documentary overlooking the Grenada revolution through grainy footage, interviews and subtitles. After a five-year reign as Prime Minister, Eric Gairy (1974-1979) …
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Philosofly crowned this year’s Last Poet Standing
4 years ago

Philosofly crowned this year’s Last Poet Standing

16 poets entered the ring at Toronto’s Great Hall for the third annual Last Poet Standing Championship, presented by highly recognized poet and author Dwayne Morgan. The venue, packed to …
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Politician Olivia Chow blesses R.I.S.E. stage
4 years ago

Politician Olivia Chow blesses R.I.S.E. stage

A powerful performance by d’bi young leaves audience members in tears. As she graphically expresses the intense scars of carried by a child being molested by a family, it is …
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Halle Berry’s new film tackles mental illness
4 years ago

Halle Berry’s new film tackles mental illness

From the executive producers of Introducing Dorothy Dandridge and Lackawanna Blues, Lionsgate and Codeblack Films present a mind-bending psychological drama starring Halle Berry as Frankie Murdoch in Frankie & Alice. …
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Classic albums from Biggie, Public Enemy & Jay-Z re-released for Record Store Day
4 years ago

Classic albums from Biggie, Public Enemy & Jay-Z re-released for Record Store Day

Local record stores will be decorated with new vinyls and reissues of albums in various forms. Today marks the seventh annual Record Store Day, which has grown into a global …
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Organization vows to change dance making in Canada
4 years ago

Organization vows to change dance making in Canada

“Dancemakers is kicking off its 41st season with perhaps the most dynamic change currently in contemporary dance,” says Dancemakers’ Executive Director, Robert Sauvey.

Dancemakers’ new Incubator Production House structure proposes …
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Anthony McLean hits Hamilton elementary school to recognize Day of Pink
4 years ago

Anthony McLean hits Hamilton elementary school to recognize Day of Pink

Across the globe, the gentle shade of pink is recognized as the colour worn to stand up against bullying. Day of Pink is not only dedicated to ending bullying on …
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Toronto Arts & Edutainment movement celebrates 2 years tonight
4 years ago

Toronto Arts & Edutainment movement celebrates 2 years tonight

A night of love, positivity and art will leave a lasting impression on Toronto. R.I.S.E (Reaching Intelligent Souls Everywhere) Edutainment celebrates its 2nd year anniversary of 416RISE at Daniels Spectrum …
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