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Luminato announces projects both epic and eccentric

Luminato is paying ode to the Pan-Am Games with its 2015 festival lineup, announcing productions both epic and eccentric, all with a focus on “celebrating the cultural richness of the Americas.” 349 more words


Luminato posts artistic director job but Jörn Weisbrodt staying put

TORONTO — The Luminato Festival has posted the job of Artistic Director — but the man who’s had the gig for three years isn’t going anywhere. 172 more words


Joni Mitchell will appear at Luminato Festival in Toronto for live in-conversation event and appreciation

Legendary singer/songwriter Joni Mitchell will attend this year’s Luminato Festival, artistic director Jorn Weisbrodt confirmed on Tuesday.

Mitchell will take part in the “TimesTalks Luminato” event on June 16 at 6 p.m., alongside frequent collaborator Brian Blade and… 265 more words


Shinan: Paul Anka dishes on Sinatra, the ladies and feeling like Bieber, 'all grown up'

The midday shindig only really got going the other day when Paul Anka mouthed the name “Freud” to me.

We’d been discussing his adventures, in and out of the steam room, with the Rat Pack, when the conversation turned to… 689 more words


Rufus Wainwright Is Getting Married (and Celebrating With a $70K Motor Home)

Many a couple has danced to the crooning ballads of Rufus Wainwright on their wedding day, and now it’s the singer’s turn to tie the knot. 157 more words

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Rufus Wainwright Plans His Wedding in Montauk

The summer of same-sex weddings! Couples that have used the year since marriage equality was legalized in New York to pick the perfect caterer have included… 127 more words

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Originally published in The Irish Times, April 20th 2012.


THE FIRST THING you think of is Freud. Then, noticing the relaxed posture, Elizabeth Taylor’s Cleopatra, or perhaps a painting by some Renaissance artist. 1,554 more words