Category Archives: Arts & Entertainment

New Aladdin musical helps local businesses in Toronto Arts & Entertainment, Business, Life, News

Theatregoers are taking a magic carpet ride, as Disney’s Aladdin premiered in Toronto last Friday for a nine-week, pre-Broadway engagement.

David Cronenberg and collaborators at TIFF Bell Lightbox Arts & Entertainment

By Espe Currie and Jade Leung David Cronenberg: Evolution opened Friday at TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto. To launch the exhibition, the director appeared on a panel with two collaborators – makeup and effects artist Stephan Dupuis and producer Jeremy Thomas, to discuss collaboration in film production. The three discussed some of the finer points

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Joseph Boyden receives honorary degree from Humber Arts & Entertainment, News

by Kateryna Barnes Celebrated Canadian author Joseph Boyden was presented with an honorary degree from Humber College at Fall Convocation. “To be honoured in such a way is tremendous,” Boyden told Humber News. “To be given an honorary degree means that the institution that is honouring you thinks you are worthy of speaking for them,

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War of the Worlds marks 75th anniversary Arts & Entertainment

By Megan Rach   It’s been 75 years since Orson Welles reportedly caused nationwide hysteria with little more than the power of broadcast. Oct. 30, 1938, Welles and the Mercury Theatre on Air broadcast a dramatized adaptation of H.G. Wells’s 1898 novel, The War of the Worlds. The broadcast became perhaps one of the most notorious

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Guelph Humber celebrates Halloween with pumpkin decorating Arts & Entertainment, News

[youtube id=”eTsEcRbGlvU” width=”620″ height=”360″] By Nicole Campea and Sarah Rea Humber’s first annual Pumpkin Decorating competition was welcomed on Tuesday afternoon in the Guelph-Humber Atrium at 12 p.m. The event was hosted by Humber Students Federation. Students came out to show their creativity and compete against each other for the grand prize. The event was

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Art contest seeks hoarding designs for Humber building site Arts & Entertainment, News

Humber’s marketing and communications department is giving students the opportunity to showcase their original artwork in a hoarding design challenge. Students have the chance to have their designs up on the walls surrounding Humber’s new Learning Resource Commons’ construction site at the north campus.