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July 10, 2018 7:06 PM Soulpepper Theatre features female, minority artists in 2018-2019 season

Soulpepper reported more than $12.5 million in revenues in 2017, around 16 per cent of which came from grants, according to an annual report released in June. After an embattled year, the theatre’s lineup for next season will showcase female and minority playwrights, directors and characters. Productions include Oraltorio: a Theatrical Mixtape, which 13

June 11, 2018 9:26 PM Canadian artist Dorothy Oxborough dies at age 92

Noted Canadian pastel artist Dorothy Oxborough has died at her residence in the Saanich Penninsula Hospital in B.C. She was 92. Oxborough was born in Calgary in 1922 and grew up in Banff, where she started drawing at the age of two, when her father handed her a pencil and paper to keep her busy when he was working in his office. That was the launching 27

June 7, 2018 8:14 PM Back-to-back Banksy exhibits in Toronto divide fans of secretive street artist

Neither shows endorsed by urban art darling, known for cheeky stencils and politically charged graffiti Back-to-back Banksy exhibits featuring works by the secretive street artist are unfolding in Toronto. But observers are torn over the way his subversive messages are being portrayed. The first is a free, open-air show in the city's tony Yorkville Village 13

June 2, 2018 10:01 PM Paramount scraps TV reboot Heathers, citing school violence

Revival based on 1988 movie black comedy about high-school murder and suicide will not air on Viacom After delaying its airing in the aftermath of February's Florida high school shooting, Paramount Network is permanently scrapping Heathers. Representatives from parent company Viacom confirmed Saturday that the TV reboot of the 1988 movie black comedy 15

May 13, 2018 7:47 PM Rick Moranis to join upcoming SCTV reunion special

Martin Scorsese will direct the special, which explores the enduring legacy of the Emmy Award-winning series ​Rick Moranis will be part of an upcoming reunion special for the sketch comedy series SCTV in Toronto. Moranis hasn't been as visible on the public stage as some of the other cast members in recent years and wasn't initially expected to be a part of the reunion 34

April 12, 2018 2:57 PM Canada’s Xavier Dolan pulls his English-language debut from Cannes

The Death and Life of John F. Donovan, starring Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington, is being edited and will emerge in the fall instead, Cannes artistic director Thierry Frémaux says. Canada’s Xavier Dolan won’t compete for the Palme d’Or at next month’s Cannes Film Festival because he’s pursuing a “fall strategy” that may include an Oscar campaign, Cannes 24

April 6, 2018 2:06 PM Solo: A Star Wars story to premiere at Cannes Film Festival

Latest Star Wars film to screen on La Croisette Solo: A Star Wars Story will premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, bringing a galaxy far away to the world's most prestigious film festival. The French festival announced Friday that the Star Wars spinoff will premiere out of competition at this year's festival shortly before opening in French theatres 31

March 22, 2018 9:13 PM Jukebox Hero: The Musical brings the songs of Foreigner to a Toronto stage

Musical being written by team behind The Commitments, Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais, to play Ed Mirvish Theatre next February. “As far as the writing of the songs, I’ve already taken care of that,” quipped Mick Jones of Foreigner at a news conference Thursday at the Sony Centre. The musical will feature 16 Foreigner hits including, of course, the anthem 28

March 18, 2018 11:30 AM Someone try to wake Justin Bieber: Stargazing

This week: a naughty secret on Outlander, Ansel Elgort ages rapidly, and more. We kid the Bieb, but his face as he serves as young Patrick Schwarzenegger’s drowsy chaperone at the guy’s movie premiere reminds us that he’s 24-year-old man now, and that’s the face most 24-year-old men would make if social or business pressures required them to see tween 31

March 15, 2018 3:18 PM American Idol contestant on surprise Katy Perry smooch: I wasn’t harassed

‘I have never been kissed before and was not expecting it,’ says 19-year-old Benjamin Glaze. American Idol contestant Benjamin Glaze not only auditioned for a singing competition on national television, but that’s also where he had his first kiss. It happened on ABC’s Idol premiere, when new judge Katy Perry surprise-kissed a nervous Glaze on the lips, when he thought 30