Sights & Sounds
Acroyoga, or “Acro” as enthusiasts call it, is a form of partner acrobatics fused with a hint of yoga, and it’s easier than it sounds.
Terry Steeves: “These worldly elements are evident when listening to Jesse’s music, and his latest album, Beyond Borders, is, I believe, his most diverse yet.”
Maria-Hélèna Pacelli: “And while the melodies have been replaying in my head, what haunts me even more is the image of hundreds of flyers catching wind on their way down from the high rise reminding us that there are so many extraordinary things about being ordinary.”
Another glorious weekend is upon us, Ottawa. A weekend so full of fun, that it is impossible to do it all. Despite this, we like to keep you in the know re: all things cool, so here you have it – the Weekend Roundup.
One hundred twenty-eight Canadian flags can be found along the runway fence of the Rockcliffe Airport, each one representing 1,000 Canadian soldiers killed or missing since the Boer War.
Maria-Hélèna Pacelli: “[Moonfruits] are generous artists, and their performances are permeated with genuine love that also inspires other artists. Their work is not only to perform as artists, but to weave and work the fabric of the artistic community.”
On this week’s podcast, singer-songwriter Séan McCann talks about spearheading a star-studded benefit show for the Guitars for Vets initiative and VETS Canada. The show at Algonquin Commons Theatre on Friday, November 10 will feature McCann and guests Joel Plaskett, Jeremy Fisher, and Sarah Harmer.
Before it’s officially out, Apt613 is giving you the chance to hear Joy of Joys it in its entirety.
For the past 4 years, Jenna and Kayla Spagnoli have been creating a unique space for women led local businesses and initiatives to share their work with the public and on November 12, the Feminist Twins are going to do it again.
Three new exhibitions opened on November 3 in the Canadian Photography Institute at the National Gallery of Canada.
Juno Award winning artist Boogát is going to dance the house down at Mercury Lounge this Friday November 10.
In the days leading up to the reopening of the School of the Photographic Arts: Ottawa, Apt613’s Brenda Dunn sat down with Jonathan Hobin, Creative Director for SPAO.
Sanita Fejzic: “All queer cinema is should be celebrated and I hope you’ll check this film out and enjoy it for what it is: a lighthearted coming out story told from an immigrant perspective.”
A 100 foot tall wall at the Canada Science and Technology Museum is getting a major makeover by local artist and Hubber Eric Chan, known by his professional name, Eepmon, in collaboration with local social impact technology company, Kind Village.
Silverstein performed Saturday night at the Brass Monkey.