Arts

Cirque du Soleil skates through Kingston

The circus arrived in Kingston with the scrape of skates as Cirque du Soleil performed Crystal, their first-ever ice show.Continue...

FoldA blazes a new trail for digital theatre

Kingston’s very own Festival of Live Digital Art burst onto the stage last year with its innovative integration of digital technology into theatreContinue...

Union Gallery accused of mistreating student artists

In a signed letter, BFA alumni say Union Gallery is unsupportive and disrespectful to student artists.Continue...

Tom Savage’s personal evolution through his musical career

Tom Savage shows just what Kingston artists are made of at the 11th annual Homegrown Live Music Festival. On May 4, local bars, art galleries, and restaurants overflowed with patrons who came out to...Continue...

Giselle brings death-defying love story to Grand Theatre stage

Ballet Giselle proves the enduring attraction to stories of love, betrayal, and forgiveness. On May 1, the Great Russian Ballet performed Giselle at The Grand Theatre. Giselle...Continue...

Studio 22 exhibits celebrate famous artists of the last century

In its latest exhibits, Studio 22 highlighted two artists’ strengths through stark contrast between the neighboring exhibits. For the month of May, Studio 22 displayed two series by vastly different...Continue...

Agnes attendees invited to talk about sex

On display until December 1, Let’s Talk About Sex, bb—guest curated by Carina Magazzeni and Erin Sutherland—focuses on questions of sexual identity, orientation and expression. This exhibit features...Continue...

Agnes Etherington Art Centre welcomes a fourth Rembrandt

Through the patronage of Alfred Bader’s son, the Bader Collection continues to grow.

On Friday, May 3, the Agnes Etherington Art Centre revealed a new painting to the public, Head of...Continue...

Broadway play comes to Kingston for one night only

In Kingston for one night only, Kinky Boots asked viewers to consider the question: What makes a man?

On April 24, the Broadway production of Kinky Boots came to Kingston...Continue...

The King’s Town Players present The Great Gatsby

In their debut performance of The Great Gatsby at the Domino Theatre on March 27, the King’s Town players took the audience back to prohibition, flapper glamour, and the roaring twenties.Continue...

Long Range Hustle takes Kingston on a ‘magic carpet ride’

When Paul Brogee and Jay Foster were 17-years-old, they took a trip to Kingston from their home north of Belleville to see The Tragically Hip in concert. The two teens had performed together in a few coffee shops, but neither had seriously considered a career in music.Continue...

Kinky Boots to stop in Kingston on North American tour

This April, Kingston theatre fans get the rare opportunity to see a Broadway production, without even leaving the city.Continue...

By Chance Alone is a heartrending memory of the holocaust

By Chance Alone tells the harrowing true story of Tibor “Max” Eisen’s imprisonment in concentration camps across Europe during the Holocaust.Continue...

Creative writing class launches anthology

“Thank you for being a hero,” Ellen He told Carolyn Smart when it came her turn to thank her creative writing professor.Continue...

The Honest Heart Collective talk origins and Ale House

The Honest Heart Collective returned to Kingston on March 21 for the eighth time.Continue...

First year BFA exhibition takes on third dimension

On Wednesday, fine art first years took their first steps into the professional art world.Continue...

The Woo-Woo finds humour in darkness

Lindsay Wong grew up believing that “crying will turn you into a zombie.” Over the next 304 pages of abuse and arguments, she doesn’t cry once. Wong’s memoir The Woo-Woo weaves superstition into her daily life, leaving nothing to the imagination.Continue...

Shade brings grunge inspired alt-rock to The Toucan

Shade wants Kingston to know that good rock music is still alive, and they’re dead-set on making it their own.Continue...

Student doc recounts album’s creative process

Christian Parry loves to sing in the shower.Continue...

Serial Killers in television reflect a hostile society

When crimes against women are sensationalized in pop culture, viewers need to step back and reassess.Continue...

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