Arts

The Goodtimes perform a Christmas show every year. Here they are in 2019 at the Revival on College Street in Toronto.

Now playing, in an alley near you

The musical family the Goodtimes keep fun, creativity, and weirdness alive

Dec 17, 2020

The Sea in Her Blood mural on the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic.

From gritty to pretty, one mural at a time

A work of art painted on the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic shows how women are shaped by the sea

Dec 13, 2020

The set of Chapelwaite, a television show filmed on the grounds of the Halifax County Rehabilitation Centre in Cole Harbour.

How about a Trailer Park Boys museum in Cole Harbour?

HRM is asking for ideas for the former site of the Halifax County Rehabilitation Centre

Dec 9, 2020

A person watches an online concert in this photo illustration.

Facing the music

Music journalism is in trouble; long live music journalism

Dec 3, 2020

Cellphones show various online movie review sites in this photo illustration.

We need to talk about film criticism

The Internet is devastating the world of film criticism. Is that a good thing?

Nov 19, 2020

Andrew Dorfman says COVID-19 "catalyzed" her latest collaboration with Tanya Davis.

Animated video poem shows us how to combat pandemic loneliness

How To Be At Home by Andrea Dorfman and Tanya Davis is a sequel of sorts

Oct 31, 2020

Morgan Toney plays his fiddle at the wharf beside Wagmatcook Elders Centre in Wagmatcook First Nation, one of the two communities he calls home.

Cape Breton fiddler honours Mi’kmaw nation with virtual Celtic Colours debut

Up-and-comer Morgan Toney has only been playing for a year and a half

Oct 27, 2020

Halifax-based rock band Hello Delaware was founded in 2014 by vocalist Dana Beeler. Pictured left to right are band members Eamonn Slattery, Beeler, Aaron Green and Tori Cameron.

This is Fine: Housebound Halifax musician turns to podcasting

Musicians face cancelled shows and tours because of COVID-19

Apr 15, 2020

Thursday night is when the Saint Thomas church band practices, often learning an entire new song for Sunday.

The heartbeat of North Preston

Music, smiles, and grace meet at Saint Thomas Baptist Church

Apr 14, 2020

Hunter poses in his sweater and bow tie at the Instafamous Dogs of Halifax event at the Argyle Fine Art gallery on March 7.

Instagram dogs put the power of the pack behind Halifax art exhibit

Dog-themed art show at Argyle Fine Art runs until March 21

Mar 13, 2020