Nu Grocery, Ottawa’s first zero-waste grocery store, is leading the way away from mass consumption to mindful and responsible consumers.
Canadian poet and critic Phoebe Wang will be presenting at VerseFest as part of the Arc Poetry discussion panel at 3pm on Sunday, March 26.
There is something deeply connective about this kind of storytelling. Something significant about a community member that reaches out to talk about a moment that’s changed them, and something even more powerful in a community that comes out to listen.
In anticipation of Prozzäk’s new album and Forever 1999 Tour, we speak with James Bryan McCallum, the musician behind the character Milo, and we take you through time with some 90s favourites and new Prozzäk songs.
If there is one thing of which Jenn is certain, she loves playing her new music live. Jenn Grant performs at the National Arts Centre Theatre on Saturday March 25.
Through his monthly meetups, Jon Ruby is trying to shed light on local artists and give a voice to people recovering from addiction, just like he did.
Sam Roberts once sang “there’s no road that ain’t a hard road to travel on.” That’s especially true for the life of a musician. That struggle to persevere in the industry has influenced much of country singer Lindi Ortega’s songwriting over her nearly 20 year career. But she now finds herself more at peace with […]
This week on a special XL-sized podcast, we have not one, but two fantastic guests.
Music.Art.Ppl is the Ottawa based organization that Jordan David co-founded in 2015. It’s a collective of dedicated artists bringing quality music and art events to the scene. Creating a comfortable, safe, and an open minded environment requires a collective effort that Music.Art.Ppl. has fine tuned.
After two years of prep work plus a consistently growing audience and repertoire, the pair are now slated to perform at The Gladstone this Wednesday, March 15. They’re also prepping to perform in the Ottawa Fringe Festival in June of this year.
HTML150, an initiative led by Lighthouse Labs and presented by Invest Ottawa, provided a free one day session where non-developers were given the basics of how to code.
A hub for independent theatre, The Gladstone has hired its first manager. The venue – which had long been run by volunteers – is entering an exciting period of growth and looking toward its 10th anniversary season.
Against Me! perform at the Bronson Centre Theatre on March 24.
Joel and Bill Plaskett perform at the National Arts Centre on March 18. Apt613 has a pair of tickets to give away.
This week we talk with local playwright Lawrence Aronovitch about Ottawa’s vibrant theatre scene and his new play, Finishing the Suit, which runs until March 11 at The Gladstone Theatre.