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    Praised Be, Bitch

    Praised Be, Bitch

    In a lot of ways, both for me as a reviewer and for this show that I cover, we end like we began. I started with a two-episode binge that…

    Praised Be, Bitch
    <em>Wonder Woman</em>– The First Chapter

    Wonder Woman– The First Chapter

    In 2011, when Captain America: The First Avenger came out, I wrote a review that basically boiled down to: I’d watch the TV show but am bored with the pilot episode.…

    Wonder Woman– The First Chapter
    Fall 2017 Network Television Previews, Ranked

    Fall 2017 Network Television Previews, Ranked

    The five major broadcast television networks arranged in a list in order of how appealing the previews for their new fall shows are, overall...

    LEAST: NBC

    NBC has historically been my favorite…

    Fall 2017 Network Television Previews, Ranked
    Artificial Turf Blues Game 46: A Statue for Danny Barnes?

    Artificial Turf Blues Game 46: Statue Status

    GAME 46
    4-3 Win at Milwaukee
    Season Record: 20-26

    Last week I had the pleasure of seeing a game at Pittsburgh's PNC Park. It is beautiful architecturally and perfectly located, surrounded…

    Artificial Turf Blues Game 46: Statue Status
    <em>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</em>: The Family Trope

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2: The Family Tro…

    *some mild spoilers below*

    Let’s be honest with ourselves – a full third of the reasons people want to see the second installment of the Guardians of the Galaxy franchise is…

    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2: The Family Tro…
    Nominee Interview Series: Irene Sankoff & David Hein

    Q&A w/ Come From Away‘s Irene Sankoff & David…

    Before we announce the winners of the 2016 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series.

    Irene Sankoff & David Hein were nominated for two Tony Awards yesterday. In fact,…

    Q&A w/ Come From Away‘s Irene Sankoff & David…
    The 2016 Nominee Interview Series

    The 2016 Nominee Interview Series

    Welcome to the 2016 Nominee Interview Series.

    Over the next few months we'll be posting exclusive Q&As with dozens of the artists nominated for this year's MyTheatre, MyTV and MyCinema Awards. Keep…

    The 2016 Nominee Interview Series
    My … Awards, 2016

    Awards, 2016

    Okay, so it wasn't our best year as humans, but lots of great people made lots of great stuff in 2016 and god dammit we're going to celebrate that stuff.

    This…

    Awards, 2016
    My Cinematic 2016

    My Cinematic 2016

    As I said in our awards announcement (and everyone has said basically every day for awhile now), this was not humanity's best year. But, you know what, it wasn't our…

    My Cinematic 2016
    2016 in TV

    2016 in 26 Fantastic TV Shows

    TV might have saved 2016. Seriously, it wasn't the best pilot season network-wise (I'm still having nightmares about that CBS comedy slate) but how many shows were you passionately invested…

    2016 in 26 Fantastic TV Shows
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    Artificial Turf Blues Game 71: Lineup Shakeup

    By // Sports

    GAME 71 7-5 Win at Texas Season Record: 35-36 While I realize that many Canadians live and work throughout the United States, summoned south of the 49th parallel by work …

    My Theatre

    Romeo & Juliet: A Mangled Classic

    By // Theatre (London)

    Adorning Shakespeare’s Globe theatre’s ornate and columned stage loom two large blackened missiles directed toward the soggy groundlings who are fighting the rainy elements on the day of this performance. …

    My Cinema

    Exclusive Interview: Filmmaker Alex Fegan

    By // Cinema

    This year marks the first year of the Syracuse Contemporary Irish Film Festival, and closing out the festival is a charming and moving film by Alex Fegan called, Older than …

    My Sports

    Artificial Turf Blues Games 69 & 70: 0 for 8

    By // Sports

    GAME 69 7-6 Win at Texas Season Record: 34-35 Going to play a four game series in Texas feels less charged than it did last year. Despite the fact that …

    My Theatre

    Dear Eleanor: Mystery Sans Clues

    By // Theatre (New York)

    Dear Eleanor, written and directed by Estelle Girard Parks, premiered for one night only at the Kraine Theater. It billed itself as a murder mystery halfway between an Agatha Christie …

    My Cinema

    Syracuse Contemporary Irish Film Festival

    By // Cinema

    Being a producer is tough. I know this from my experience self-producing my solo shows across the fringe theatre festival circuit in Canada. It’s a grind, it’s necessary for your …

    My Sports

    Artificial Turf Blues Games 64-68: That Elusive .500

    By // Sports

    GAME 64 8-1 Loss vs. Tampa Season Record: 31-33 Before begrudgingly discussing tonight’s fairly troubling outcome, we continue our list of the best seasons by starting pitchers in Toronto Blue …

    My Theatre

    Two Shows from The Site

    By // Theatre (London)

    The Royal Court’s associate designer, Chloe Lamford, got five writers ‘exploring performance through language, physicality and the power of the imagination’. They wrote a piece each. I caught two of …

    My Games

    Seasons After Fall

    By // Games

    There are moments in Seasons After Fall, where the stunning, hand-drawn graphics and the breathtakingly beautiful score, performed by a strings quartet, where you find yourself marvelling at finding such …

    My TV

    Praised Be, Bitch

    By // TV

    In a lot of ways, both for me as a reviewer and for this show that I cover, we end like we began. I started with a two-episode binge that …

    My Theatre

    LOU: A Forgotten Woman

    By // Theatre (New York)

    Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche pined after her and she rejected his multiple proposals of marriage. She was the muse for German-language Poet Rainer Maria Rilke who fell in love with her …

    My Sports

    Artificial Turf Blues Game 63: 99 Games Left

    By // Sports

    GAME 63 4-0 Win at Seattle Season Record: 31-32 Firstly, our continuing countdown of the finest seasons by starting pitchers in Blue Jays history. Today we’ll look at numbers 12 …

    My Books

    TCAF 2017 Roundup

    By // Books

    Once a year, the Toronto Reference Library transforms into comics nirvana – and despite my love of graphic novels and comics, I’d never been. The Toronto Comic Arts Festival is …

    My Theatre

    Ten-Minute Play Festival: Part II

    By // Theatre (Toronto)

    Click Here to read Part I of our Ten-Minute Play Festival coverage The White show and Black Show are a two parts of the four-part series in InspiraTO festival’s ten-minute …