Arts

Samantha Walkes portrays Cinderella at Neptune Theatre during a media call on Nov. 27.

PHOTO ESSAYFinding ways to ‘bridge the gap’ with Neptune Theatre’s Cinderella

Empowering a traditional character to empower young women

Dec 3, 2018

Laura MacDonald makes letterpress posters from her home studio near Kentville, N.S.

Photo EssayWho needs Photoshop when you have a letterpress machine?

Graphic designer Laura MacDonald uses old techniques to make new posters

Nov 30, 2018

John Little hammers on his anvil in his East Dover forge. He has been blacksmithing for 48 years.

photo essaySee how a blacksmith turns scrap metal into a work of art

Psychology student turned blacksmith has been forging in Nova Scotia for 48 years

Nov 29, 2018

AFCOOP's Languages of Nova Scotia project shines a light on language diversity through filmmaking.

FilmFilmmaking project promotes language diversity in province

5 Nova Scotians tell their stories in French, Scottish Gaelic, Mi’kmaw, Farsi, ASL

Nov 27, 2018

Dawn Brandes, director of Halifax Humanities, introduces the final team to read at Dante Live.

Community Halifax Humanities supporters stage 24-hour literary marathon

More than 100 people took part in weekend event

Nov 26, 2018

Natasha Thomas (left) and Minis Stairs (right) sing a song from Viola: An Original Musical at an event Monday.

Viola DesmondMinis Stairs is Viola Desmond in new musical about civil rights icon

Viola: An Original Musical is on for one night only at the Spatz Theatre

Nov 22, 2018

Singer Maureen Batt plays the Apertures installation at the MINT conference. "You don't see any of this around," she says of the tech on display.

musicLearn how to play music without instruments at this weekend's music tech conference

MINT brings together tech-savvy musicians and their creations

Nov 17, 2018