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LOS ANGELES—When Ringo Starr decided to live full time in Beverly Hills, he planned to honour his adoptive hometown with an extravagant gift an 800 pound polished steel monument of his hand...
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Built on the southeastern corner of Central Park in 1907, New York s Plaza Hotel is an institution that provides a ready metaphor for the city, embodying its contradictions of...
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If Hillary Clinton were to meet an untimely demise tomorrow, Donald Trump would collapse, pound his tiny fists on the ground and bawl like a newborn. What She’s gone But...
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Factory Theatre is celebrating its 50th anniversary season with a lineup of new and existing productions that honour its past as well as its future, artistic director Nina Lee Aquino...
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A pre rolled cannabis product sits on display on the first morning of opening for Toronto s Hunny Pot , one of the retail stores licensed to sell Cannabis in...
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What Mel B seemed to “really, really want” was for Victoria Beckham to show up to the Spice Girls’ recent tour, but Posh Spice never made an appearance. The group...
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Music by John Millard, lyrics by Tomson Highway, book and dramaturgy by Martha Ross. Directed by Adam Paolozza. On until June 23 at the Young Centre for the Performing Arts,...
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Director Heddy Honigmann introduces half a dozen canines, and an equal number of humans with a variety of issues. Two are blind. Two are physically impaired. And two have mental...
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In the 2006 reality series Solitary, a group of random contestants were placed in solitary confinement for a period of weeks. They couldn’t see or interact with each other or...
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In the fall of 1995, shortly after Toy Story was released to huge commercial success and universal critical acclaim, Steve Jobs had lunch with Michael Eisner, the head of Disney,...
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In this earthy and savoury side dish, Diana Kuan ups the umami ante. Mushrooms are a rich source of the fifth taste on their own; the addition of XO sauce...
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The Teranet National Bank house price index clocked an increase of 0.5 per cent in May, the worst performance ever for the month in the history of the index that dates...
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For three amazing Toy Story films spread over 15 years, one group was consistently marginalized. When I go to the movies, they make up at least half the audience. But...
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WINNIPEG—A moment in history that changed Canada forever is headed to the screen and stage showing the lasting impact of the lessons learned during the Winnipeg General Strike. The movie...
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New play development is a major part of the Canadian theatre ecology, ensuring that new voices and new stories are always coming across Toronto stages. And though new plays also...
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LOS ANGELES—Ask Marta Kauffman if there will be a Friends reunion someday and the answer is a crisp “nope.” Kauffman, who created the enduringly popular sitcom with David Crane and...
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In 1995, Tom Hanks lent his voice to Woody, the trusty sheriff doll in Pixar’s Toy Story. Since then, Hanks has become a grandparent, while the films have evolved into...
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By Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. Translated by Edward Kemp. Directed by Birgit Schreyer Duarte. Until Oct. 11 at the Studio Theatre, 34 George St. E., Stratford. stratfordfestival.ca or 1 800 567 1600 In a...
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It’s been a long wait for fans of Elise Levine’s delicious short stories. But the wait was well worth it. Two decades ago, Levine won well deserved raves for her utterly...
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In a flurry of tweets Monday, actor John Cusack repeatedly apologized to his 1.6 million followers for retweeting an anti Semitic meme — after defending why he hit send in the...