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

Kent Monkman was in Halifax on Feb. 27 to give a talk called "Miss Chief in the Museum."

'Reverse the gaze': Kent Monkman springs Miss Chief in the museum

Cree artist is shattering the colonial perspective of history and beckoning in the future of art

Mar 5, 2020

Ali J. Eisner poses with Jay the Blue Jay.

Learn to be yourself with puppets — with no strings attached

Workshops for both adults and children planned at NSCAD, Halifax’s Youth Project, Lunenburg School of the Arts

Feb 9, 2020

Deborah Castrilli (left), who plays Viola Desmond, in a scene with Meghan Swaby, who plays Rose Reid.

New play removes our 'contemporary lens' on Viola Desmond's story

Neptune Theatre's Controlled Damage examines how Desmond would have been perceived in 1946

Feb 4, 2020

Jennifer Lee, owner of the House Full of Plants Instagram account.

This local plant lover has taken root on Instagram 

Jennifer Lee shares knowledge, pictures of her huge plant collection on Instagram 

Feb 1, 2020