Monthly Archives: April 2017

Thorneloe University Chapel Garners Prestigious Architectural Award

The unique design of Thorneloe University’s chapel has garnered provincial recognition alongside some of Canada’s most famous landmarks. This year, the Fielding Memorial Chapel of St. Mark will share the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) Landmark Award with the Ontario Science Centre in Toronto. Past Landmark Award recipients include Massey College, the Toronto Eaton Centre, the CN Tower and Ontario Place. The award recognizes “buildings that demonstrate architecture’s beauty, endurance and lasting contribution to the community and to society,” which were constructed prior to 1992. The OAA Awards Ceremony will take place on May 26, 2017 in Ottawa. Designed by.
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STC LAUNCHES SEASON OF NOSTALGIA, AWE, AND LAUGHTER

As STC wraps up its jam-packed 45th anniversary season, it’s looking forward to a 17|18 Season that will induce laughter, tug at your heart strings, and have you reminiscing over the good old days. STC spent this season inviting Sudburians to discover their Home for the Performing Arts, and introduced a record number of offerings spanning theatre, dance, comedy, music, and variety. The offerings celebrated Canada 150, and reflected Northern Ontario stories and artists. After an anniversary season, STC is feeling nostalgic and the new season’s theme is Nostalgia, Awe, and Laughter, a celebration of entertainment from decades past. “The.
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CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: THE CANADIAN SESQUICENTENNIAL QUILT

Deadline: April 30, 2017 In celebration of the 150th anniversary of Canada, and as part of the inaugural Canadian Craft Biennial organized by the Art Gallery of Burlington and Craft Ontario, you are invited to submit a quilted square to be included in The Canadian Sesquicentennial Quilt. Participants are encouraged to share their ideas and memories about their region and of what it means to be Canadian. We are seeking submissions from all across Canada. Squares should be made of fabric and be 12 x 12 inches (30 x 30 cm) or 6 x 6 inches (15 x 15 cm)..
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Tickets Now on Sale for PlaySmelter 2017 – New Work Theatre Festival

Tickets are now available for PlaySmelter 2017, Sudbury’s new work theatre festival. To celebrate its fifth year, the festival will be presenting the world premiere production of Blind Nickel Pig by Lara Bradley and the Sudbury premiere of Receiver of Wreck by Matthew Heiti. Accompanying these full productions will be exciting first readings of three new scripts by Northern Ontario writers: Pakistani Sugar by Brigitte Gall (Minden, ON), Debwewin (Truth) by Sarah Gartshore (Sudbury, ON) and The Sandcastle by Eli Chilton (Moose Factory, ON). All events will take place May 9-13 at the Ukrainian National Federation, 130 Frood Road. “This.
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