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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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Gourmet Food & Wine Expo – November 16 to 19, 2017 (Toronto)

posted Tuesday, November 14, 2017

by: in Entertaining, Events, Featured Events, Pride, Queer, Toronto

The biggest food and drink event in Canada is back for its 23rd year, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, November 16-19, 2017. Sip and savour through international gourmet cuisine, exotic delicacies, incredible wines, cutting edge cocktails, stunning craft beers and more, as the Six comes alive for four glorious days for the Gourmet Food & Wine […]

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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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Cult Classic “Evil Dead- The Musical” returns to Toronto Nov 9 to 19, 2017

posted Thursday, November 9, 2017

by: in Events, Featured Events, Theatre, Toronto

Evil Dead – The Musical is coming back to Toronto at the Randolph Theatre, for a limited run from November 9 to 19, 2017.  Winner of the 2007 Dora Audience Choice Award for Toronto’s favorite show Evil Dead – The Musical, is the hilarious, and outrageous story of five college friends spending the weekend in an abandoned […]

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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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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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