6101 University Avenue
Sir James Dunn Theatre
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Guptill Theatre (Sir James Dunn Building)
Dalhousie Art Gallery
David Mack.Murray Studio Theatre
Weldon Law Building
Rose Cousins is dancing on her own
The singer-songwriter’s new album explains the difference between loneliness and being alone.
By Jade Nauss
Tags: Music, Rose Cousins, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Feature
Jenn Grant knows it’s Inevitable
Coming home with her seventh studio album, the folk-pop star leans into harder edges.
By Brennan McCracken
Tags: Music, Jenn Grant, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Feature
If Omar Khadr is a terrorist, then so am I
A veteran reflects on children of war, the complexities of the modern battlefield and Canada’s best-known child soldier.
By Matt Stickland
Tags: News, Omar Khadr, Roméo Dallaire, war, Armed Forces, Afghanistan, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, longreads, Canada
Best Live Music Venue
The Marquee Ballroom
Tags: Music, The Marquee Ballroom, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, The Seahorse Tavern
Best Live Show In The Past Year
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
Tags: Music, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, The Marquee Ballroom, Scotiabank Centre
11 things to do in Halifax when you’re high
With places to go, bands to see and cake to get delivered, HRM is a great place to enjoy legal cannabis.
By Lucy LaPlante
Tags: Cannabis, Back to school, students, B2S2019, weed, the reef, high, cannabis, BTS19, BTS, NSLC Cannabis, Clyde Street, Good Robot Brewing Co., The Local, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Neptune Theatre Scotiabank Stage, The Reef, Good Robot Brewing Company, Cannabis
David Sedaris is coming back to Halifax in August
The bestselling humourist is on tour with his latest book, Calypso.
By Jennifer Cruickshank
Tags: Arts + Culture, Concert Announcement, Art Attack, Big Ticket shows, Book Readings, David Sedaris, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Video
Chelsea Handler shares her passion for pot with Halifax
On the brink of legalization, the comedian and Netflix fixture is visiting for a little weed talk.
By Cheryl Hann
Tags: Cannabis, Cannabis, Comedy, Chelsea Handler, legalization, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, The Reef
AIFF 2018: Thom Fitzgerald’s very busy week doesn’t end when Splinters opens the festival
“Somehow we convince ourselves there’s more road ahead of us than behind.”
By Carsten Knox
Tags: Arts + Culture, #NSFilmJobs, Cineplex Park Lane, Film + TV, Lee-Anne Poole, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, Shelley Thompson, Splinters, Thom Fitzgerald
Thorgy Thor hits all the right notes
“Queen of classical music” serves orchestral realness to Halifax crowds.
By Brandon Young
Tags: Music, 2SLGBTQ+, Pride 2018, Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, RuPaul’s Drag Race, Symphony Nova Scotia, Thorgy Thor, Feature
Nov. 22-24, 8 p.m. 2019
Rebecca Thomas w/Symphony Nova Scotia
Thu., Nov. 7, 7:30 p.m. 2019
Jeremy Dutcher & Symphony Nova Scotia
Thu., Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m. 2019
“I get to wake up and experience another day of life on this earth”
Nova Scotia now has almost no COVID rules, but masks are still mandatory in schools
We asked Coast readers how the pandemic changed their lives
No masks, no limits, no POV as Nova Scotia lifting all COVID restrictions March 21
A big shift in Nova Scotia’s COVID-19 strategy