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If you were thinking that Blockchain technology was just a fad, give it a second thought as some of the biggest organisations in the world are swearing by the ground breaking technology. 331 more words


Beautiful Helen

Offenbach’s La belle Hélène, given in English translation, opened at Toronto Operetta Theatre last night.  The production by Guillermo Silva-Marin is an uncomplicated and fast paced romp.   262 more words

Performance Review - Miscellaneous

Culture change or individual conversion?

In the 1800’s, Charles Finney was deeply invested in the spiritual life of the still fledgling United States. There were opposing views of the responsibility of individuals as they experienced the new life as a Christian, one converted ‘from’ a way of life ‘to’ another, that of Christ as the center. 567 more words

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Christmas improv

Wednesday evening saw the last Whose Opera is it Anyway? of the year in the new digs at Bad Dog Comedy Club.  Last month’s line up of singers; Rachel Krehm, Michael York, Gillian Grossman and Amanda Kogan, were joined by Adanya Dunn and an elf.   120 more words

Performance Review - Miscellaneous

Company Behind $16K Smartphone Raises $110M In ICO

SIRIN Labs, a producer of privacy-focused smartphones, has managed to raise $110 mln in the first 24 hours of its recent token sale, according to a  236 more words


November 24, 2017 Resources: Conservative Christianity; Glorifying God...In Our Bodies

I usually wait to publish these Resource posts until I have 3 or 4 links to send out. However, these two articles were so good, I wanted to go ahead and get them out today for your Thanksgiving Weekend reading. 112 more words


The Widow

Calixa Lavallée’s main, perhaps only, claim to fame is that he wrote the music for O Canada!  He also wrote an operetta, The Widow.  Yesterday I saw it at Toronto Operetta Theatre in a production by Guillermo Silva-Marin.   304 more words

Performance Review - Miscellaneous