Arts

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

This is the first time each of these poets will be published in chapbook form

Arts"An array of voices brought together to represent the feeling of this city."

City Series #5 - Halifax will be launched tonight, featuring the work of local poets

Jan 20, 2017

Nick Everett in Sackville, N.B., for SappyFest this past July.

MusicUnderdog, but not underwhelming: a chat with a festival's 'optimistic' opener

A conversation with Nick Everett about In the Dead of Winter, sex and songwriting

Jan 20, 2017

Rolling Stone has found itself in trouble.

Rolling Stone: bruised and bashed

How the pop-culture magazine tripped, but plans to recover

Jan 18, 2017

Stover-Evong in her studio

ArtCreating millennial masterpieces with Halifax artist Mercedes Stover-Evong

Local artist mixes vibrant colour with homage to the strange and the ethereal

Jan 18, 2017