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01 February 2017

The Best & Worst of Musical Theatre: Passing Strange & Carrie

By // Theatre (Toronto)

On back-to-back nights in Toronto, I saw one of the best representations of what musical theatre can be, and one of the worst…

24 January 2017

Season Wrap Up: The Good Place

By // TV

Every conversation I’ve had about NBC’s afterlife comedy The Good Place to date has gone in pretty much the same direction. Other Person: Do you like The Good Place? Me: …

12 January 2017

Nominee Interview Series: Songbuster

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Before we announce the winners of the 2016 MyTheatre Awards, we’re proud to present our annual Nominee Interview Series. Nominated for Outstanding Sketch/Improv Performance for their 2016 run at the Toronto Fringe …

12 January 2017

The 2016 Nominee Interview Series

By // Theatre

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. …

11 January 2017

Next Stage, 2017

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Toronto Fringe’s winter mini-fest Next Stage is in a tricky spot. It plays host to the first productions of every year in Toronto theatre; the audience full of hope and …

09 January 2017

DVD Update: Nov/Dec 2016 (Film)

By // Cinema

It’s time, once again, for the On DVD series featuring new releases from Paramount Home Distribution. Click Here to read about the TV on DVD releases. Star Trek Beyond I liked it. …

09 January 2017

DVD Update: Nov/Dec 2016 (TV)

By // TV

It’s time, once again, for the On DVD series featuring new releases from Paramount Home Distribution. Click Here to read about the film releases. Billions (Season One) I was really into this …

01 January 2017

The 2016 MyTheatre Award Nominees: Toronto

By // Theatre (Toronto)

It’s been an incredible year for Toronto theatre. We started out with one of the strongest Januarys in recent memory (3 of our eventual Outstanding Production nominees all played simultaneously …

01 January 2017

My … Awards, 2016

By // Theatre

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. …

31 December 2016

My Cinematic 2016

By // Cinema

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 …

31 December 2016

2016 in TV

By // TV

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 …

30 December 2016

Twitter Giveaway: Win a Free Copy of Beauty & the Beast (The Final Season)

By // TV

To celebrate the DVD release of the final season of The CW’s under-the-radar fairytale mystery Beauty & the Beast…

27 December 2016

The MyEntWord Podcast: Rogue One

By // Cinema

I had so much fun recording last year’s Force Awakens podcast with my Star Wars-obsessed friend Andrew Patti that I invited him back to talk Rogue One. Just a few …

23 December 2016

Twitter Giveaway: Win a Free Copy of Goat

By // Cinema

To celebrate the DVD release of director Andrew Neel’s graphic fraternity drama Goat (based on a true story, by the way; horrific), Paramount Home Entertainment has given us copies to give …