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Federal government earmarks $6.5M for gallery, arts court projects

The federal government has stepped in with more than $6 million toward the Ottawa Art Gallery and Arts Court redevelopment projects.

The government announced Friday that $5.25 million is designated for the two projects. 43 more words

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Ottawa Art Gallery receives $1.5M donation for expansion project

The Ottawa Art Gallery Tuesday night celebrated the largest private donation to its Art Now capital campaign as John and Jennifer Ruddy announced a $1.5 million donation from their Trinity Development Foundation. 307 more words

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Fringe 2016: Small Creatures Such as We

An edited of this review was published by Apt613.
Brace yourself for a tough look at the scars left behind by a cruel adolescence in… 429 more words

Fringe 2016: In Waking Life

An edited version of this review was published by APT613

In Waking Life is a lively two-handed improvised performance piece that successfully mixes banter, musical numbers and audience participation. 303 more words

"Woyzeck's Head" a Fresh and Original Take on a German Classic

Take it easy, Woyzeck…nice and slow.”

Georg Büchner’s Woyzeck is certainly recognizable to anyone who’s ever taken a contemporary theatre history class. Left incomplete upon the playwright’s death, the play is usually one of the theatre student’s first experiences with fragmented dramaturgy (or narrative structure). 934 more words


Cart Before the Horse Bakes up a (Nearly) "Perfect Pie"

Judith Thompson doesn’t exactly write what you would call “light-hearted” fare, despite what the title Perfect Pie might entice you to believe. Taking over Arts Court Theatre only until March 18th, Cart Before the Horse Theatre serves up some highly charged performances that give way to the moments of deep intensity that are characteristic of Thompson’s text. 1,144 more words


Condo sales set to launch at Arts Court redevelopment site

Ever since the city approved a plan for the redevelopment of Arts Court in 2013, we’ve heard about the expanded Ottawa Art Gallery, about much-needed space for the University of Ottawa, about a high-end hotel coming to the site. 1,014 more words