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Fringe review: Banned in the U.S.A.

Banned in the U.S.A.

• 2 stars out of 5

• Stage 24, Roots on Whyte Community Building

Gerard Harris, the playwright and sole cast member of Banned in the U.S.A. 196 more words

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Fringe review: Missed Connections

Missed Connections

• 2.5 stars out of 5

• Stage 30, Rutherford Room at Varscona Hotel

There’s a great premise behind an improv show made up of scenes derived from “missed connections” personal ads, the ones seeking to get together with an interesting stranger you saw or spoke to briefly. 163 more words

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Fringe review: Princess Confidential Fortress Falls

Princess Confidential: Fortress Falls

• 4 stars out of 5

• Stage 11, Studio

It looks like a simple break-and-enter at the palace, but Princess Abigail knows it’s more than that. 171 more words

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ShoutOut Live Festival 2017! Podcasts on the rise

The first annual ShoutOut Live Festival was definitely live! Real talk, reckless talk, conscious talk, (some) political talk, banter and crowd participation. The festival had something for everyone, giving black and ethnic minority British podcasts and more established African-American podcasts centre stage. 686 more words

Diaspora Life

Watch the Foo Fighters and Rick Astley Rickroll a Music Festival Crowd

While headlining the Summer Sonic festival in Tokyo, the Foo Fighters refused to pass up a chance to bring an internet meme to life. After performing a number of their own hits on Sunday, Grohl and his bandmates invited none other than Rick Astley onstage to assist them with their next song. 154 more words


Fringe review: C-


• 4 stars out of 5

• Stage 24, Roots on Whyte

Getting a post-secondary education isn’t a universal experience.

For some, University is a time to study hard, get good grades and get out into the world ready to work. 275 more words

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Berlin Fest Forecast | Pop-Kultur Festival ’17

What | Pop-Kultur Festival

When | August 23-25

Where | Kulturbrauerei

Starting in just 2015Pop-Kultur Festival has since become one of the leading cultural events of the year in our  775 more words