Andre Aruda

Come Celebrate Andre Aruda’s Life on March 2

March 1, 2017

Come Celebrate Andre Aruda’s Life March 2, 8PM at Crocodile Rock 240 Adelaide Street West Live Music-Open Mic– Comedy Donations for Canadian Wheelchair Assoc.

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Designated-Survivor

Production spend in T.O. hit record $2B in 2016

February 28, 2017

Foreign investment in major productions was a key driver, with animation/VFX also seeing significant growth. Read more:  http://playbackonline.ca

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Remembering Bill McQueen

February 22, 2017

It is with great sadness that LCA! expresses over the passing of Bill McQueen. Prayers, peace and condolences to your family and friends. Bill, was an colleague, friend and an incredible advocate for people with disabilities.  His accomplishments, many lessons and teachings will not be forgotten, thank you Bill.

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Bill McQueen

A Strong Voice, Silent Now

February 19, 2017

Canada has lost one of its greatest fighters for people with disabilities. Bill McQueen — musician, TV producer and disability champion — has died. Read more: https://cynthiasreyes.com

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ReelAbilities

Special Events During ReelAbilities Film Festival

February 17, 2017

Join us for special events during the festival. Panels and conversations with filmmakers, actors, activists and more! Opening Night Gala: Sanctuary The festival kicks off with a red carpet gala featuring  renowned guts and the NY premiere of Sanctuary, following Larry and Sophie ‘s bittersweet quest for intimate relations.The evening will also include the presentation…

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Tangled-Arts-Disability

401 Richmond Arts Haven Facing Huge Tax Hike

February 15, 2017

If you are interested in helping Tangled, please take a moment to click on the link below and write to your local MPP, city councilors, and provincial representatives to explain why heritage buildings like 401 Richmond should not face the same tax rates as other commercial properties around the city and why it is important…

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Telefilm Canada

Telefilm Canada announces, in partnership with the industry, gender parity measures for feature film production financing

February 15, 2017

Montreal, November 11, 2016—Following its announcement of September 8, 2016—to build, by 2020, a representative and diversified feature film portfolio that better reflects Canada’s population—Telefilm Canada, as a first step, is pleased to reveal its gender parity measures for feature film production financing, developed in collaboration with the industry. Telefilm aims by 2020 to achieve a…

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Own Your Cervix VANESSA DION FLETCHER

Own Your Cervix by Vanessa Dion Fletcher

February 15, 2017

Opening Reception January 12, 7-9pm January 13 – March 31, 2017 Own Your Cervix is an immersive installation. Textiles, pattern, and the athletics of beauty become the backdrop for self examination in context of a feminist decolonial discourse. About Vanessa: Vanessa Dion Fletcher employs porcupine quills, Wampum belts, and menstrual blood to reveal the complexities of…

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TangledArt-Disability

Vanessa Dion Fletcher’s Own Your Cervix invites you to look within – literally

February 15, 2017

At Toronto artist Vanessa Dion Fletcher’s first solo show, Own Your Cervix, art-goers are invited to look deep within themselves as well as at the stunning works in the gallery. Read more: https://nowtoronto.com

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TANGLED FEBRUARY 2017

WHAT’S ON AT TANGLED: FEBRUARY 2017

February 15, 2017

THE TRANSFORMATIVE EXPERIENCE OF FALLING IN: On display from February 23-April 25 Opening Reception: Febrary 23, 7-9 pm, opening remarks at 8 pm. Location: Tangled Vitrines: S-30 (basement level), 401 Richmond St W, Toronto, ON Over the course of 3 years sab’s sketchbook was an intimate exhalation of diaristic navigation, and it is through the vulnerability allowed in a…

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