Barb Popel: “Don’t See This Show may be the fringe-iest performance I see at this year’s Fringe Festival.”
Helen Lam: “Randy Ross’s solo show contains a catalogue of sexual misadventure that would rival any Reddit thread.”
Ottawa’s largest theatre festival opens tonight. See our picks for opening night.
57 shows are playing nonstop in the Ottawa Fringe Festival, June 8–18. Let Apt613 help you sort the best of fest from the rest of fest.
Another weekend is upon us! We have paid our dues and Mother Nature is rewarding us with (mainly) sunshine and blue skies on this first of the warmer months’ long weekends. Burgeoning with goings on right out of the gate, you might want to consider taking Friday off work. Begin the festivities early and then full steam ahead until Monday.
“Hey, do you wanna sign my petition to save Zaphod’s?”
Et voilà que la première édition du Festival Transistor s’est conclue hier soir par un immense sentiment de satisfaction. Projet ayant éclos autour d’une bière consommée par deux des têtes pensantes de la région, celles de Steven Boivin et Julien Morissette, cette idée de festival visait à mettre en lumière le potentiel de la baladodiffusion à l’ère du numérique.
Mass Hysteria Comedy is presenting an all women comedy show to benefit the Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre
In anticipation of the event, Apt613 sat down with host Kennedy Ryan to chat about the show.
Host of the popular podcast Utopia To Me?, comedian Chris Locke performs two sets in Ottawa on Friday night
The devastatingly funny comedian will perform two sets on Friday night at Live on Elgin.
It’s JUNO Week in Ottawa and this weekend is all about Canadian music! From Prozzäk to Sarah McLachlan to A Tribe Called Red, you’re sure to find something to get you moving!
After a brief reminder that we’re not quite out of the winter woods yet, the weekend holds greater promise of spring. And as always, there’s lots going on to keep you distracted from the fact that the spring equinox has passed and there’s “mixed precipitation” in the forecast for Friday.
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.
Graham Chittenden performs two sets at Live on Elgin (220 Elgin St) at 8pm and 10pm on Friday March 3.
Geoff MacKay headlines the Lions of Comedy show tonight at Red Lion Public House (47 Clarence St). Tickets are $10 online and at the door.
Comedian Jeremy Hotz is in Ottawa and headlining at TD Place this weekend. In this interview, he introduces Shackleton, his therapy dog, and talks about life and anxiety on and off the stage.