Tag: Theatre

Toth at the Movies

Mad Max; Fury Road – Best Film of the Year

Hello ya’ll, it’s been a while but I’m back to spout more film wisdom onto all the unwashed masses of film goers out there. That’s right, it’s the MovieDude Toth coming at ya! So today I’m reviewing a little film that I saw almost two months ago called Mad Max; Fury Road, hitherto be called […]

Toth at the Movies

The Skeleton Twins; Real Family Comedy

Here is our first movie review by our movie Dude, the Toth. Enjoy it – “The dog dies at the end?!” Bill Hader responds in mock anger to Kristen Wiig’s accidental give away to the ending of the book Marley and Me. The two former Saturday Night Live alumni star in the new comedy/drama, The Skeleton […]

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Cinderella 2015 the Disney Edition

I received an invite to an advance screening of Cinderella 2015, the new Disney version of the classic movie for yesterday evening. Of course my invite included a “plus one”. So I figured this was a good time to have a father-daughter bonding evening. Add to the fun of father-daughter bonding time, it was fun […]

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The Foreigner – A Top Secret Farce

I am very much looking forward to seeing John Voth in the Arts Club Theatre Company’s performance of their “top secret farce” The Foreigner at the Evergreen Cultural Centre next week! The preview for the play says; All Charlie wanted was a little peace and quiet. So when he arrives at a fishing lodge in […]

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Carli and Julie Kennedy at the Evergreen Cultural Centre

Saturday evening I had the good fortune of seeing Carli and Julie Kennedy perform for the second musical event in the Evergreen Cultural Centre’s Music on the Grill series. And what a fabulous musical show it was! However, being a Music on the Grill series, there is also the “grill” part of the show. Yesterday […]

Theatre

Cultural and Music Events Information

Now that our kidlets are a little bit older and a tiny bit less needy, Sweetheart and I are able to get out of the house a little more often and take in cultural events. Of course we love our lazy Sunday summer afternoon matinees at Vanier Park taking in the Bard on the Beach […]

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Driving Miss Daisy at the Evergreen Cultural Centre

On the weekend I went with my Sweetheart to the Evergreen Cultural Centre to see an absolutely beautiful stage production of Driving Miss Daisy. The show had three actors on the simplest of stages and yet it was one of the most beautiful and heartwarming productions I have ever had the pleasure of taking in. […]

Theatre

Boeing-Boeing Touches Down at the Evergreen Cultural Centre

It seems that the only time that Sweetheart and I get out for a date is to a theatre performance (not a bad deal, really). The next performance we have tickets to is Marc Camoletti’s 1960’s farce, Boeing-Boeing which is playing at to our local theatre, the Evergreen Cultural Centre from October 28th to November […]

Theatre

Elizabeth Rex ROCKS Bard on the Beach

I am a dedicated fan of the Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival and this year’s performance of Elizabeth Rex once again solidifies my support. And you probably also know that I am not an expert on describing theatre in the sense that I really understand how all that fancy theatre language really works other […]