Arts

Sarah Armstrong of Bad Mouth Soap

Business Bad Mouth Soap: Mixing suds with pop culture

Sarah Armstrong looks to TV, film for inspiration for her handmade soaps

Feb 7, 2017

Madeleine West standing in front of her "Youth of Halifax" project in Lucky Penny Coffee Co.

PortraitsHow one local teen is breaking into the arts community

Local café features a teen artist’s portrait work

Feb 6, 2017

TechnologyPodcamp Halifax brings together digital junkies at Dalhousie

Dalhousie University hosts "un-conference" for first time

Feb 6, 2017

Milne tries on the lone mask-like headpiece for size.

FashionDalhousie to host the fourth annual fashion show in March

It's crunch time for designers as Vaudeville looms on the horizon

Feb 6, 2017

Joe Cobden (left) in a scene from his short film, Cycles.

HollywoodJoe Cobden talks to The Signal about his stance on popular food culture

"If there was a little more falafel in Trump’s America, there might be a little less Trump"

Feb 6, 2017

Mulgrave Road Theatre's The West Woods will be heading on a tour of Nova Scotia this May.

ArtsThis play will be touring through Nova Scotia thanks to Canada 150

The West Woods brings the "rural African-Nova Scotian experience" to the rest of the province

Feb 6, 2017

Director Ann-Marie Kerr stopped by the King's radio lab for an interview.

Theatre"I'm basically a slut for theatre"

Ann-Marie Kerr talks life and art ahead of play opening

Feb 3, 2017

Taylor Olson lost 100 pounds over six months. He has turned his story into a work of art.

TheatreGetting gains in the theatre scene

Local performer opening one-man show

Feb 2, 2017

Music Is live music in Halifax taking a hit?

Despite a shift in music consumption, Halifax venues hold on tight

Feb 1, 2017

A selection of nine short films that engage with work-related issues were presented at the The Bus Stop Theatre Co-op. 
Illustration made by Sofia Ortega.

Arts9 short films speak up for labour justice

Workers' issues converge in this diverse selection of short films

Jan 31, 2017

The HMV in the Halifax Shopping Centre has started their "everything must go" sale.

MusicWas HMV "blind in one eye" to not see its demise?

Record store owners and staff hope customers will choose to "shop local"

Jan 30, 2017

(Right) Paul Sun-Hyung Lee plays Appa in the Soulpepper play and CBC show Kim's Convenience. (Left) Lisa Corey is a fourth-year Dalhousie acting student at the Fountain School of Performing Arts.

AudioKim’s Convenience inspires local actors

'I’ve never...seen an Asian lead in Halifax'

Jan 27, 2017

Marian Chisholm, artist, takes her place at her easel.

EventsHalifax’s annual competition turns painting into a sport

Local painters face off under the spotlight

Jan 24, 2017