Category Archives: Art and Culture

The Gay Sweater Project

    You’ve probably heard it, if not said it yourself, but you’ll be certain to think twice about using a phrase like “that sweater is so gay” after hearing this story. A one-of-a-kind, first-ever, truly ‘gay sweater’ will be … Continue reading

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Toronto Resident Raises Awareness for Russia

Russia’s gay propaganda law is a dangerous proposition.  It’s a dehumanizing violation of our basic human rights, and as the host country to the 2014 Olympics, it’s also a direct violation of the Olympic charter. Proceeds from every set of … Continue reading

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Inside Out LGBT Film and Video Festival 2013

will take place this year May 23-June 2. Inside Out is a not-for-profit registered charity that exists to challenge attitudes and change lives through the promotion, production and exhibition of film and video made by and about lesbian, gay, bisexual … Continue reading

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Pin Button Project Brings GAY PRIDE Past to Present

  Just in time for GAY PRIDE month,  The Pin Button Project, an interactive website and gallery exhibition launches this Friday June 29, 2012 at the Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives (CLGA). The project is an online gallery exhibition that … Continue reading

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Toronto Nuit Blanche All Night Art Event Oct. 1

I always feel like fall has officially arrived when Nuit Blanche happens!  For one sleepless night experience the city transformed by hundreds of artists for Toronto’s sixth annual sunset-to-sunrise celebration of contemporary art. Discover art in galleries, museums and unexpected … Continue reading

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3rd Annual Toronto TRIGGER Festival – Militantly Unapologetic, Radically Queer

The militantly unapologetic and radically queer, survivor-centric TRIGGER Festival is provoking Toronto audiences for a third year this June 16th, 17th and 18th with an incredible schedule of local, provincial, national and international professional artists. TRIGGER hosts three incredible nights … Continue reading

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Opera Atelier Offers 2-for-1 to the LGBT Community for Acis and Galatea

Opera Atelier holds a unique place in the North American theatre community, producing opera, ballet and drama from the 17th and 18th centuries. These productions draw upon the aesthetics and ideals of the period, featuring soloists of international acclaim, period … Continue reading

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Nick Adams Comes to Toronto in October for Priscilla the Musical Debut

Broadway triple threat , New York hottie Nick Adams will star as the ABBA-obsessed Adam/Felicia in Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical. The glittery Academy Award–winning 1994 film, starred Guy Pearce as Adam/Felicia. Priscilla. The Musical premiered in Sydney … Continue reading

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World Premiere of Dark Star Requiem – June 11 – 12

Tapestry new opera works  celebrate their second partnership with Luminato, Toronto Festival of Arts and Creativity, to present the world premiere of Dark Star Requiem, a dramatic oratorio from poet Jill Battson and composer Andrew Staniland, during the opening weekend of … Continue reading

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SNAP 2009 Photography Exhibition Competition and Auction

  SNAP! is surfacing as one of the country’s preeminent photography based auction events that continues to grow year after year. The AIDS Committee of Toronto (ACT) is proud to announce the 8th annual SNAP! Photo Competition and Silent Auction.Event … Continue reading

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