Archives

21 December 2018

A Christmas Carol at Campbell House

By // Theatre (Toronto)

Christmas cheer is descending on the city, and nowhere more than at Campbell House. The historic museum is the perfect venue for The Three Ships Collective’s adaptation of A Christmas …

09 December 2018

Coal Mine’s Improvised Holiday Wonder Pageant

By // Theatre (Toronto)

The opening night of Coal Mine Theatre’s improv holiday show, The Wonder Pageant, was a hit, a WONDER-ful success. All performers demonstrated comedic accomplishment, unlike your author, and were fully …

24 November 2017

Christmas DVD Giveaway: Sabrina the Teenage Witch

By // TV

To celebrate the release of their new Classic TV Christmas DVDs, Paramount Home Entertainment has given us a copy Sabrina the Teenage Witch: The Christmas Episodes to give away to one …

17 November 2017

Christmas DVD Giveaway: The Brady Bunch

By // TV

To celebrate the release of their new Classic TV Christmas DVDs, Paramount Home Entertainment has given us a copy A Very Brady Christmas to give away to one lucky reader. For …

10 November 2017

Christmas DVD Giveaway: Frasier

By // TV

To celebrate the release of their new Classic TV Christmas DVDs, Paramount Home Entertainment has given us a copy Frasier: Christmas Episodes to give away to one lucky reader. For your …

03 November 2017

Christmas DVD Giveaway: The Honeymooners

By // TV

To celebrate the release of their new Classic TV Christmas DVDs, Paramount Home Entertainment has given us a copy The Honeymooners: Christmas Laughter to give away to one lucky reader. For …

16 December 2015

Cirque de la Symphonie: Holiday Hits at the TSO

By // Music

Facing the garlanded stage with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra warming up, looked down on by the Etobicoke School of the Arts Holiday Chorus, I can’t help but feel the buzz …

19 October 2014

TV on DVD: Paramount in September & October

By // TV

Netflix be damned, this month alone I raced through the first season of Game of Thrones, the third season of Mad Men and the fifth season of The Good Wife, …

15 December 2013

Top 5 Moments from 2013’s Chris-terical Christmas Cabaret

By // Music

Chris Tsujiuchi and The Chris-terical Cabaret Crew are back for their annual Christmas festivities at Buddies in Bad Times this weekend. They’ve brought a lot of old material with them (and the departure …

14 December 2013

Making the Holidays (T.V.) “Special”

By // Theatre (New York)

Ah, the perennial holiday variety special. They just do not make Christmahanakwanzika specials like they use to – praise be to the great and powerful television executives! For those of …

26 December 2012

‘The Snowmen’ Reviewcap

By // TV

Merry Christmas, Whovians! In this year’s Christmas special ‘The Snowmen’, we got a brand new companion. Jenna Louise Coleman technically made her debut in the fall as the soufflé baking …

15 December 2012

Soulpepper’s Christmas Carol

By // Theatre (Toronto)

I generally go to Soulpepper openings alone but I was out of town when A Christmas Carol opened, so I had the pleasure of getting to bring my mother to …

01 December 2012

We Recommend: The SantaLand Diaries

By // Theatre

The stage adaptation of David Sedaris’ first person account of elf life at Macy’s is as smartly sarcastic and belly-shakingly funny as you’d expect from the famous essayist, but what …

24 December 2011

24 Days of Christmas – Family Tradition Edition

By // Cinema

I have only repeated two movies since last year, even though it’s been very tempting to pull out some old favorites (I miss you, Elf! See you next year!). Those …

  • Connect

    Facebook Twitter RSS Pinterest Instagram