First Annual Indie Filmmaker Showcase does Ottawa Proud

September 28, 2011 2:56 pm

One month after the Ottawa International Film Festival, Ottawa’s film community congregated once more. This time, there were no contests or judges, only fellow filmmakers, casts and crews, supporting each other in their cinematic endeavors. This was at the first annual Indie Filmmaker Showcase, an event that took place at the Mayfair Theater last Thursday.

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From Stage to Silver Screen Doug Phillips Finds Himself in The Righteous Tithe

September 26, 2011 1:54 pm
Doug Phillips

Doug Phillips is the mastermind behind The Righteous Tithe, a play-turned-film about the effects of the tragic day of 9/11 and about the policy and people it has since effected. Vera Grbic, had a chance to sit down with Phillips to discuss the play/film as well as Phillips experience in the theatre world.

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The Russian Alexandrov Red Army Choir and Ensemble – Wow!

September 12, 2011 11:07 am

In the late 70s my late father, in his infinite wisdom, took me to the new NAC to see what was then commonly referred to as the Soviet Red Army Chorus. All things Soviet in those days were mysterious and framed in anxiety and just not like ‘us'(sic). The musicianship […]

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Opera Lyra Ottawa kicks off with a Double-Bill of Italian Classics and Ottawa Stars

September 10, 2011 9:27 am

“The show must go on.” It is an adage familiar to all that hear it. While its origins come from theatrical arenas outside of opera, the statement is a perfect fit for Ruggero Leoncavallo’s 1892 opera Pagliacci – the tragic story of famed clown Canio who finds he must go […]

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Get A Taste of Wellington West!

September 8, 2011 8:08 am
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The 5th Annual Taste of Wellington West (which includes Hintonburg, Parkdale Market and Wellington Village) is slated for Saturday, September 17 from 11am to 7pm.

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