1855 Trollope Street
Citadel High School
Halifax Junior Bengal Lancers
Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History
CBC TV Studio
Carbon Arc Cinema
Citadel High School
1855 Trollope Street, Halifax
Fall Arts: Songs of the City
The United Way matches local storytellers with songwriters to create brand-new collaborations for one special night.
By Brennan McCracken
Tags: Music, Songs of the City, Forward Music Group, United Way, Jennah barry, Reeny Smith, Century Egg, MAJE, Fall Arts Preview 2018, Spatz Theatre, Feature
Funny things are everywhere
Established and emerging comedians alike share the big stage to help kick off Pride with some alternative storytelling.
By Tara Thorne
Tags: Arts + Culture, 2SLGBTQ+, Baroness Von Sketch Show, Carolyn Taylor, Catherine Robertson, comedy, Lisa Buchanan, Mae Martin, Nelu Handa, pride 2018, Spatz Theatre, This Hour Has 22 Minutes, Comedy
Reeny Smith: Pop and power
With Reeny Smith’s debut full-length WWIII: Strength. Courage. Love. finally on the horizon, the North Preston R&B artist talks family, heart and empowerment.
By Brandon Young
Tags: Music, Reeny Smith, I Am Reeny, WWII: Strength. Courage. Love., Spatz Theatre, Feature
A universal event
The searing documentary The Rape of Recy Taylor, opening the Halifax Black Film Festival, showcases a woman who spoke up in the most dangerous time.
Tags: Arts + Culture, Spatz Theatre, The Rape of Recy Taylor, Rosa Parks, Halifax Black Film Festival, Nancy Buirski, Black Cop, Cory Bowles, Oprah Winfrey, Cineplex Cinemas Parklane, Black Cultural Centre, Film + TV
Menopause the Musical embraces The Change
Jukebox play playfully suggests women embrace what they cannot alter.
Tags: Arts + Culture, Menopause the Musical, Mark Zimmerman, Janet Martin, Hot in Cleveland, Weird Al Yankovich, Spatz Theatre, Theatre
Backbone slides into town
Red Sky Performance’s Backbone presents a contemporary Indigenous dance performance.
By Michael Lake
Tags: Cultural Festivals, Fall Arts Preview 2017, Live Art Dance, Red Sky Performance, Spatz Theatre, Fall Arts Preview
Coming in for a Landry
The mononymous comedian just winging it.
By Rebecca Dingwell
Tags: Arts + Culture, Landry, comedy, Ha!ifax ComedyFest, Spatz Theatre, Yuk Yuk's, Comedy, Video
Inaugural Halifax Black Film Festival honours iconic women
HBFF “introduction” dedicated to Desmond, screens Angelou.
By Allie Graham
Tags: Arts + Culture, ilm, Halifax Black Film Festival, Black history, Canada 150, Viola Desmond, Spatz Theatre, Film + TV, Video
Gridlock Festival to offer free, all-ages programming
Don't worry kids, this festival's got it on lock
By Lewis Rendell
Tags: Music, Concert Announcement, concert announcement, Gridlock Festival, Music Festivals, The Scene, Spatz Theatre, Video
What comedians really think about the Halifax ComedyFest
As Canadian comedy festivals go, Halifax’s is no joke.
By Adria Young
Tags: Arts + Culture, Comedy, Comedy Clubs, Halifax ComedyFest, Stand Up Comics, Comedians, Lower Deck, Halifax, Yuk Yuk's, Halifax Central Library, Casino Nova Scotia, Spatz Theatre, Comedy, The Lower Deck, Halifax
Fiddler On The Roof
Sat., Nov. 2, 7:30 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 3, 1:30 & 7 p.m. 2019
PIGS: Canada's Pink Floyd
Sun., Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m. 2019
Trixie Mattel: Skinny Legend
Fri., Oct. 11, 9 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