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Voices of second generation Japanese Canadians depicted in play
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Voices of second generation Japanese Canadians depicted in play

“They came to the house, the Mounties did, they asked for Ji-chan and they just took him away! And we didn’t even know where he went!”

The Miracle Worker
Lakeshore Players Dorval
November 2018
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The Lakeshore Players present The Miracle Worker

The Miracle Worker by William Gibson will be performed from November 8-17, 2018 at Lakeside Academy High School.

Jazz Fest reveals vibrant, friendly, historic town
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Jazz Fest reveals vibrant, friendly, historic town

The festival mandate is a showcase for the bold and the new.

Award-winning play The Children comes to Centaur
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Award-winning play The Children comes to Centaur

The hit play called The Children made such an impact when first performed in London’s Royal Court Theatre in 2016 that the next year it went straight to Broadway – with its original cast.

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The Off gives musicians a chance to play new creations

The Off Festival de Jazz, Oct. 4–13, is one of those musical events that is all about discovery.

MacKay L. Smith’s latest book focuses on the city’s green heart
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MacKay L. Smith’s latest book focuses on the city’s green heart

Celebrating Mount Royal’s glory in print has sparked the interest of many a photographer and writer, and prominent among them is MacKay L. Smith

Yiddish Production and Broadway Musical open Segal Centre season
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Yiddish Production and Broadway Musical open Segal Centre season

Yiddish language theatre returns to the Montreal stage next month with the reprise of A Bintel Brief,  one of the all-time favourite plays of the Dora Wasserman Yiddish Theatre troupe. The title means a bundle of letters, and is based on a letter to the editor of the Forverts newspaper […]

Centaur’s opens with “bracing and provocative” musical
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Centaur’s opens with “bracing and provocative” musical

Centaur Theatre launches its 50th season next month with a musical.

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McGill Chamber season offers Hebrew, Mohawk music — even ET!

McGill Chamber Orchestra kicks off its Best of Our Own 79th season with music from the gifted Quebec composer François Dompierre directing his own work.

Book review: Michael Carin shows a world that was and a world that might have been
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Book review: Michael Carin shows a world that was and a world that might have been

Have you ever put off finishing a book for fear of saying goodbye to the world and the characters the author has created?