Summer in Ottawa just cannot be beat. Despite last week’s suffocating soup-like weather, we are back on track this weekend to be able to enjoy our beautiful city and all of the fun things that we manage to jam into it.
A company of fools
It’s a rainy Thursday in Ottawa, but guess what? The forecast for the next three days looks like perfect summer weather! And good thing too, because festival season is in full swing in Ottawa! Jazz, dragon boats, summer solstice events and more are on the schedule.
It’s been two long years, but a Company of Fools is back with its Torchlight Shakespeare in the Park summer tour. Until mid-August audiences can catch The Tempest at more than 40 local parks throughout the city and beyond.
Every first Monday of the month, Apartment613 publishes the coolest #ottarts #ottjobs we hear about. All the best arts and culture gigs in our local network.
It’s a jammed pack long weekend so let’s get right to it!
Well folks fall colours are beginning to appear around town. This weekend, go for a walk or take a drive and enjoy some sunshine, fresh air, and vibrant leaves.
An Ottawa theatre company is embarking on a “window tour” of long term care facilities, using FM radio to broadcast the sound to indoor spectators.
Some of us are over a month into this alternate normal of isolation, shaggy hair and bread making. As we settle into new routines, and are already dreaming of sunny patios and high fives there is no right or wrong way to be getting through this.
The live reading takes place on Thursday, April 23 at 1pm. The stream will run 30 minutes including a live Q&A.
The tour will go to 40 neighbourhoods from June 29th to August 15th.
Join a Company of Fools for a special singalong screening of The Wizard of Oz—12.29.19 at Mayfair Theatre
Gather up your friends and family and get your ticket soon—it’s a popular event and this movie was highly requested for this year’s screening.
And just like that, it’s August! Welcome to another exciting long weekend. Read on for some of our picks.
Romeo + Juliet runs until August 17th as part of the Torchlight Shakespeare Festival in parks across Eastern Ontario.
Nothing beats a summer weekend, and the weeks are beginning to feel shorter and shorter as the days get longer.
Canada Day falls on a Monday this year, making this a special extended edition of the weekend roundup. Have fun, stay hydrated, and enjoy the long weekend!