May 2019

Disappearing Our Culture… by Sandra Battaglini

2019-05-03T13:24:31-04:00

"As an agricultural and industrial nation Canada ranks high in the world. But as a cultured nation exploring the human mind and soul she ranks low. She has excused herself because of the size of her population, her youth and the battle she has had to wage wresting the country from nature. Those last two [...]

March 2018

Stand-up comedians take a crack at government funding – Toronto Star

2019-05-20T12:17:38-04:00

What’s the difference between a one-person stage play and a standup comedian’s performance? The first one is eligible for government arts funding while the latter is not, which is a sad punchline to several of this country’s comedians. It has long been the case that Canadian arts institutions don’t recognize stand-up comedy under the umbrella [...]