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Ross Lynch Does a Dahmer

posted Friday, November 17, 2017

by: in Celebrity, Editor, Film, Toronto

The closest I’ve gotten to interviewing a serial killer, was by chatting with Disney protege, Ross Lynch. Lynch stars in the new independent film release, “My Friend Dahmer”. For those who don’t know who Dahmer is, you’re not alone as Lynch himself said he hadn’t heard of him until he was asked to audition for […]

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“5 Guys Chillin” on stage Nov 15 to 25, 2017 (Toronto)

posted Monday, November 13, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Queer, Theatre, Toronto

Following highly acclaimed, sell-out performances in Dublin, New York, Sydney and London, Theatre Topikós is proud to present the Canadian debut of 5 Guys Chillin’ by Peter Darney. Woven together using the real words of guys found on Grindr, 5 Guys Chillin’ is a state of the nation play addressing one of the most urgent […]

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European Union Film Festival of Toronto – November 9 to 23, 2017

posted Friday, November 10, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Film, Toronto

The Annual European Union Festival of Toronto (EUFF) once again presents a powerful lineup of unique and multicultural films from all 28 EU member countries, November 9 – 23, 2017 at the Royal Cinema. These award-winning and critically acclaimed selections will address some of the most pressing topics affecting European and Canadian society today. The […]

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“My Friend Dahmer” opens in theatres November 10, 2017

posted Thursday, November 9, 2017

by: in Film, Montreal, Queer, Toronto

Before Jeffrey Dahmer became a notorious serial killer, he was a shy, alcoholic teen who never quite fit in. Based on Derf Backderf’s critically acclaimed 2012 graphic novel, and written for the screen and directed by Marc Meyers, My Friend Dahmer is the haunting and sad true story of Jeffrey Dahmer in high school. Jeffrey […]

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“Grease” is the word – In conversation with “Teen Angel” Michael De Rose

posted Monday, November 6, 2017

by: in Celebrity, Events, Featured Events, Queer, Theatre, Toronto

Grease: The Musical is now playing at the historic Winter Garden Theatre in Toronto until December 10th. theBUZZ caught up with cast member Michael De Rose to chat about his roles as the iconic Teen Angel as well as the smarmy Vince Fontaine, and what audiences can expect from this new stage adaptation of this classic Summer […]

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25th Anniversary of Rendezvous With Madness Film Festival – Nov 3 to 11, 2017 (Toronto)

posted Sunday, November 5, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Film, Toronto

The first and largest mental health film festival in the world, Rendezvous with Madness, by Workman Arts, proudly presents its 25th Anniversary edition from November 3  to 11, 2017. The nine-day festival showcases 16 features and 34 short films from across the globe, including a series of curated short film programs, vital discussions and enlightening exhibitions. This important and provocative festival uses art to investigate and to […]

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XFINITY LGBTQ Releases The Ultimate Queer Horror Collection

posted Saturday, October 28, 2017

by: in Queer

In advance of Halloween, lovingly referred to by some as “Gay Christmas”, XFINITY LGBTQ Film and TV Collection has released The Ultimate Queer Horror Collection, perhaps the most complete collection of queer horror ever compiled with over 100 LGBTQ-related horror titles and featuring a slew of unique curations The Ultimate Queer Horror Collection features unique curations including: […]

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Pumpkin Parades Light Up Toronto Parks on November 1

posted Saturday, October 28, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Outdoors, Toronto

Next Wednesday, 47 parks across Toronto will emit an orange glow as local residents bid a final farewell to their jack-o’-lanterns with community Pumpkin Parades.  The first pumpkin parade was organized in Sorauren Park in 2004.The parades have since become a Toronto tradition and are now hosted in parks across the city from Birchcrest Park […]

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Grease: The Musical onstage in Toronto beginning Nov 1, 2017

posted Tuesday, October 24, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Music, Theatre, Toronto

Most everyone knows the story of Grease, the boy-meets-girl summer romance that still remains one of the film industries top-grossing box office productions. That film shot John Travolta and Olivia Newton John into the world of fame, and garnered them both heart throb status to throng of movie goers. Now there’s an opportunity to relieve […]

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Haunted Happenings in Toronto

posted Tuesday, October 24, 2017

by: in Events, Family, Featured Events, Outdoors, Toronto

October ends with Halloween, but it seems like the full month is now dedicated to all things spooky and macabre. So with that in mind, here are three interesting and unique events that the City of Toronto is putting on for all ghoulies, goblins, and ghosts to enjoy. Spirit Walks at  Mackenzie House Museum (home of […]

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