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Acclaimed Pinsent documentary receives world broadcast premiere on Canada Day

Acclaimed Pinsent documentary receives world broadcast premiere on Canada Day

River of My Dreams is an intimate portrait of the career and family life of the Newfoundland-born Canadian acting legend.
Zuppa Theatre celebrates summer in song with all-star annual Music Room concert

Zuppa Theatre celebrates summer in song with all-star annual Music Room concert

Warmth of the Sun pays tribute to the hottest time of year with classic tunes by some of Nova Scotia's favourite indie artists.
Video Games Live to play again in Halifax

Video Games Live to play again in Halifax

Tickets are on sale for three April shows with Symphony Nova Scotia. ‘Our fans in Halifax have been waiting since our 2015 shows, and we’re thrilled that we can bring the show back with a brand-new program,’ says game composer Tommy Tallarico.
All’s Well that Begins Well: Get a foretaste of Shakespeare by the Sea

All’s Well that Begins Well: Get a foretaste of Shakespeare by the Sea

Shakespeare by the Sea hosts a fundraising Sneak Peek event Wednesday, 7 to 9 p.m., at Park Place Theatre, lower entrance to Point Pleasant Park, in advance of its season, opening July 1, of Peter Pan, All's Well That Ends Well and Julius Caesar.
Growing Food With Greg: Borders, boxes and beds, oh my!

Growing Food With Greg: Borders, boxes and beds, oh my!

There is something about a well-defined gardening space that just feels right. In addition, certain choices in materials can even benefit the plants.
Be Happy to learn flash mob dance for Canada Day

Be Happy to learn flash mob dance for Canada Day

Want to be part of a flash mob dance? Learn the FUSE Festival flash mob dance set to Pharrell Williams' Happy, on Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m., at Halifax Central Library or June 24, 8:45 to 9:15 p.m., at Dartmouth Crossing Pondside Ampitheatre before the July 1 FUSE Festival performance on the Halifax Commons.
PET CORNER: Pet lovers have to watch out for online scams

PET CORNER: Pet lovers have to watch out for online scams

There are some basic precautions you should take if you're buying or selling an animal, especially one you find online.
WIDESCREEN: California dreamin’ about Monterey milestone

WIDESCREEN: California dreamin’ about Monterey milestone

The first major rock festival, staged June 16 to 18, 1967, at the Monterey County Fairgrounds is being celebrated with shows at the same site and a spruced-up version of the documentary film.
Choreographer Thibault turns over new leaf with Halifax debut of Four Seasons ballet

Choreographer Thibault turns over new leaf with Halifax debut of Four Seasons ballet

Charelle Thibault presents her original ballet for 15 dancers, Vivaldi's Four Seasons, at the Sir James Dunn Theatre, Dalhousie Arts Centre, Halifax, June 24, 7:30 p.m. Tickets are on sale at the arts centre box office.
Five acts chosen as finalists in Casino Nova Scotia artist-in-residence program

Five acts chosen as finalists in Casino Nova Scotia artist-in-residence program

Top act will be chosen at free Schooner Showroom showcase June 23