“The script explores what it’s like to be middle-aged artists who realize they’ll never achieve success. Even if you’re not an artist, it’s a relatable condition.”
“Whether you grew up here, just moved here, or never left, you’ll be surprised at how much of the text you can relate to.”
“Geoff and Margo’s years of experience shines through: they are excellent in their roles and commit fully to their performance, even as beer sploshed out their cans and made them giggle.”
“Kilpatrick peppers her intimately personal stories with humour and pathos that draws the audience into her world and the diverse personalities of her dogs.”
Mer Weinhold: “This is a good play. I liked it. Please attend, I think you’ll learn something interesting about yourself and about other people.”
“Though a very cute and comedic show, the story made a real connection with many audience members, as they become emotionally attached to the characters—expressing sounds of shock, sadness and joy as they follow the boy through his journey.”
February may be a short month, but the weekends are making up for lost time by being chock full of fun things to do.
Nomadic Massive, Alaclair Ensemble and Qualité Motel are playing free shows on Rue Laval this weekend.
A staggered schedule, the close concentration of venues, and short set-times are meant to make seeing bands easy. MEGAPHONO unfolds from February 7–9, 2019.
The 8th annual Winter Jazzfest is happening at La Nouvelle Scène from February 7–9, 2019.
The 10th Wakefield Doc Fest runs over four weekends in February.
Digi60 Film Fest creates opportunities for Ottawa’s new and emerging filmmakers—12.20.18 to 12.23.18
The Digi60 Filmmakers’ Festival creates opportunities for the city’s new and emerging filmmakers. It takes place December 20-23.
The Ottawa music scene is undergoing a slow revolution to more clearly and firmly establish itself as a place where misfits of all kinds—not just the white, cisgender, straight ones—can feel safe and welcome.
Applications to the Open Doors Artistic Mentorship and Performance Opportunity are open until November 29, 2018.
The 9th undercurrents festival is taking place at Arts Court from February 6–16.