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Inside – Sky Gilbert’s very gay, two-hander dramedy takes stage at Toronto Fringe Festival -July 6 to 16 – includes Q&A

posted Monday, June 26, 2023

by: in Hamilton, Queer, Theatre

INSIDE is a very gay, two-hander ‘dramedy’; a play that is both funny and moving; thought-provoking, and purposely written to challenge an audience beyond the traditional ideas of gender and sexuality that are presented in contemporary media. It’s the story of Tom (played by Jonathan Wilson) who follows Ryan Russell (as himself) into a gay bar […]

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The Gig – politics, sibling rivalry, and wigs ensue as drag queens and conservatives collide -March 8 to 25, 2023 (Hamilton)

posted Wednesday, March 8, 2023

by: in Drag, Featured Events, Hamilton, Queer, Theatre

The Gig follows the story of three drag queens who are hired to perform at a private function,the catch? It just happens to be a campaign fundraiser for a rookie Conservative politician. Politics, sibling rivalry, and wigs are just some of the ingredients that make this gig unforgettable! This contemporary comedy asks: what do we […]

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Ramblings of a Middle-Aged Drag Queen – world premiere at Hamilton Film Fest – Nov 6, 2022

posted Tuesday, November 1, 2022

by: in Drag, Events, Featured Events, Film, Hamilton

Ramblings of a Middle-Aged Drag Queen, a short film written by gender queer Hamilton actor and screenwriter Darren Stewart-Jones, makes its world debut at the Hamilton Film Festival on November 6th, 2022 at the Staircase Theatre. “I am thrilled to share this short film with audiences,” says Stewart-Jones, who also appears in the film as […]

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Behind The Scenes: Exclusive Interview With Hamilton Based Singer Danny Dymond

posted Saturday, July 17, 2021

by: in Hamilton, Music, Queer, Toronto

Blue and white smoke engulfs dark green leaves, deep within a forest. Scene. Smokey red lights illuminate the timeworn bricks of a musty underground grotto. Scene. A vintage yellow sports coupe crashes inside a weathered warehouse. Scene. Sort of. In the midst of all this, colourful pop singer Danny Dymond lip synchs, dances and sweats. […]

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Hamilton’s Collective Brewing introduces their Pride series of “Life in the Clouds” cans

posted Thursday, June 25, 2020

by: in Business, Hamilton, Pride, Queer

For Pride month Collective Arts Brewing are celebrating the talents and perspectives of LGBTQ+ artists with a limited edition run of Life in the Clouds, a DDH IPA (Double Dry-Hoppe, India Pale Ale). The brewers have brought forward the Simcoe and Mosaic hops and malt balance, to optimize this juicy IPA’s pleasantly fruit forward (think […]

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Japan Foundation of Toronto presents their free PRIDE Film series

posted Tuesday, June 19, 2018

by: in Events, Featured Events, Film, Hamilton, Pride, Queer, Toronto, Trans

Celebrate Pride  this summer by watching some films that look at LGBTQ diversity in Japan.  Free admission, registration required for each film below Hush! ハッシュ!  June 22, 2018 6:30 PM  &   July 12, 2018 1:00 PM  Directed by Ryosuke Hashiguchi [2001] 135 min. Naoya and his partner Katsuhiro  receive a proposition from Asako, who they met by chance: […]

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“Crystal” – Cirque du Soleil’s first on ice production debuts this summer

posted Tuesday, February 20, 2018

by: in Events, Featured Events, Hamilton, Music, Sports

Cirque du Soleil is coming to London and Hamilton with its 42nd creation and first ever on ice experience. Cirque du Soleil’s CRYSTAL, explores the artistic limits of ice for the first time in the company’s 34-year history. This unique production pushes boundaries of performance by combining stunning skating and acrobatic feats that defy the imagination.  In CRYSTAL, gymnasts and […]

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Coal From Hades: The Story of “Les Mouches Fantastiques – July 20 to 30, 2017 (Hamilton)

posted Wednesday, July 12, 2017

by: in Activism, Hamilton, Queer, Theatre

After acclaimed performances at the Toronto Storytelling Festival, Nuit Rose, and Ontario Culture Days, Canton/Peterson Productions is proud to bring Coal From Hades: The Story of “Les Mouches Fantastiques” to the Hamilton Fringe Festival. Based on true events, this unique hybrid storytelling/theatre piece explores the lives and loves behind the creation of North America’s first […]

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“Senses Fail” 15 Year Anniversary Brings Together Unique Lineup of Bands

posted Wednesday, March 29, 2017

by: in Events, Hamilton, Music, Queer, Toronto

Last Friday I attended Senses Fail’s 15 year anniversary tour, which made it’s only Canadian stop at Toronto’s Mod Club. Although I’m relatively new to Senses Fail, I was still very excited to see what might be their most popular album performed in it’s entirety. Supporting Senses Fail were the one and only Counterparts from my […]

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Touring Production of “Hamilton” Coming to Toronto

posted Thursday, March 23, 2017

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

  Mirvish Productions has announced that the touring production of HAMILTON will be coming to Toronto as part of the 2019-20 Mirvish subscription season. This will be a limited engagement and more details, exact dates and a venue location will be shared at a later date. HAMILTON is the story of America’s Founding Father Alexander Hamilton, […]

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