Step back in time to the golden days of Hollywood

TORONTO’S IMMERSIVE “THE SECRET SESSIONS: THE MOVIE EXPERIENCE” RETURNS   TORONTO (February 14, 2017) — THE SECRET SESSIONS: THE MOVIE EXPERIENCE heralds an allusion to the grand, golden days of Hollywood for their second edition and media-only preview on March 13, 2017. An immersive and secret fusion of film and live theatre, THE SECRET SESSIONS:…

What’s Happening in Toronto in 2016

All Our Yesterdays from January 7 – 17 at Next Stage Festival While we’re still not fully over the holiday season, and we may even have some leftover turkey in the fridge, now’s the time to shift focus to the year ahead. And in 2016, there’s a lot to look forward to. Last year, Toronto’s…

Social Media Moments of 2015

Here are the moments on social media that made us smile, laugh, cackle, howl and furrow our collective brows. Edward Snowden joins twitter: Can you hear me now? — Edward Snowden (@Snowden) September 29, 2015 .@neiltyson Thanks for the welcome. And now we've got water on Mars! Do you think they check passports at the…

Artist of the Month: Tomson Highway

Each month, we feature an artist who caught our attention. They could be in theatre, film, music or visual art. The point is we think they’re kick ass and you should know who they are. December’s artist is playwright, musician and storyteller Tomson Highway. The Order of Canada-honoured Highway is perhaps best known for his…

Top Pop-up Shops this Holiday Season

This holiday season, instead of flocking to the mall and buying the ‘same old, same old’ gifts everyone will buy, why not gift your loved ones and yourself (cause you have to treat yourself) presents a bit more off the beaten rack. ‘Tis the season for Toronto’s pop-up shops and Christmas markets. Here are ClutchPR’s…

5 Reasons You Should Attend TEDxToronto

I wanted to attend a TED event ever since I stumbled across their YouTube channel years ago, so when I happened to see an ad for TEDxToronto, I knew I had to apply for tickets. I also realised I need to re-evaluate my stance that advertising is dead. But that’s another blog post. After my…

TIFF survival guide

The ultimate TIFF survival guide

The Toronto International Film Festival. It’s a celebration of celluloid, cinema and celebrity but for PRs and publicists it’s a full contact endurance sport. Ultra-marathons? Puh-leeze. Iron Man races? You know nothing. We’re up at 6 a.m. compiling audience feedback, confirming interview spots and sending out press breaks. Then it’s off to screenings, booking more…

Get Out – March 20-26

It’s the first week of Spring so there’s even more reason to get out and explore what’s on this week. Friday March 20 Hip Hop Karaoke  Fancy yourself the next Drake or Shad? It’s time to step up to the mic and prove it! Where: REVIVAL BAR – 783 College Street at Shaw When: 10pm Price: $10…

Get Out – March 6-12

Dance parties, art parties, porn stars, and celebrating kick ass women… just another week of things to do in Toronto. Friday, March 6 Escape the cold with a Summer Fling Get sweaty on the dance floor with the Summer Fling DJs as they play the best songs from every era. Where: The Steady Café &…