Investigation of global impact of Bob Marley’s music coming to FirstOntario PAC

Investigation of global impact of Bob Marley’s music coming to FirstOntario PAC

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre press release – FACING Home: Love & Redemption is a powerful dance piece that investigates the global impact of Bob Marley’s music — its inspiration toward love, redemption and hope — and contrasts it to the active, deep-rooted homophobia in Jamaican/West Indian culture. This contemporary dance performance was created by Kevin […]

The Archivist by Shaista Latif coming to FirstOntario PAC

The Archivist by Shaista Latif coming to FirstOntario PAC

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre press release – Produced in association with Why Not Theatre, The Archivist is a compelling and hilarious one-woman show performed by multidisciplinary artist Shaista Latif. The Archivist will be staged in Robertson Theatre four times – Thursday, February 27/2020 at 8 p.m., Friday, February 28/2020 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, February […]

‘Dance Me;’ tribute to Leonard Cohen coming to FirstOntario PAC

‘Dance Me;’ tribute to Leonard Cohen coming to FirstOntario PAC

FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre press release – Surrounded by a team of celebrated designers, Dance Me combines scenic, visual, musical, dramaturgical and choreographic writing to pay tribute to Leonard Cohen; Montréal’s greatest ambassador. Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal (BJM) brings Dance Me to Partridge Hall for two shows – Sunday, Feb. 23/2020, at 2:30 p.m. […]

Ensemble Made In Canada’s MOSAÏQUE Project coming to FirstOntario PAC

Ensemble Made In Canada’s MOSAÏQUE Project coming to FirstOntario PAC

FirstOntario PAC press release – In a massive musical initiative, Ensemble Made In Canada has taken their acclaimed Mosaïque Project to almost every corner of the country – from Iqaluit, Nunavut to British Columbia’s Sunshine Coast to Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, and beyond. The two-year cross-country tour culminates with a live-streamed concert and album launch in […]