Category: In The Media

Crow’s Theatre opening signals a growing arts movement in the east end

But will the west-end millennials come? Jordan Bimm NOW Will the opening of Streetcar Crowsnest, the new permanent home of Crow’s Theatre, change the theatre game east of the DVP and convince west-enders to make the trip across town? The new multi-million-dollar facility is the product of a six-year partnership between Crow’s and condo developer… Read more »

East Toronto councillor seeks improved safety measures at EDM parties

Community Development and Recreation Committee to consider motion tomorrow Beach Mirror/ East York Mirror/Inside Toronto Joanna Lavoie Ward 30 Councillor Paula Fletcher doesn’t want to see another person die at an electronic music event (EDM) in Toronto. On Dec. 16, a 19-year-old woman fatally overdosed while attending an EDM party at Rebel nightclub in the… Read more »

Crow’s Theatre gets its nest in Toronto’s Leslieville

Beach Mirror Joanna Lavoie A new cultural and community hub in the heart of Leslieville is officially taking flight. Tonight, the doors of Streetcar Crowsnest will fling open to the public for the very first time for a preview of new Canadian comedy play, “The Wedding Party.” The $11-million, 12,000-square-foot venue located in the heart… Read more »

Toronto councillor Paula Fletcher wants to make electronic dance parties safer

Fletcher says stricter safety measures needed following overdose death in December By Trevor Dunn, CBC News January 14, 2017                     A Toronto city councillor is calling for more safety measures at Electronic Dance Music (EDM) venues that often attract large crowds and lots of drugs. Councillor Paula… Read more »