Category: In The News

19 Jan 2016
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Toronto-based comedian Andrew Chapman returns to the stage on February 11, 2016, as title character in ‘Defending the Caveman’

Coming off a three-week stand up tour, Toronto-based comedian and actor Andrew Chapman will return to the stage as the Caveman in one-man show Defending the Caveman on Thursday, February 11, 2016. Opening at Toronto’s Alumnae Theatre (70 Berkeley Street), the play will run on select dates from February 11 to 26.   Defending the […]

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19 Jan 2016
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Canadian actor Kevin Hanchard nominated for Outstanding Male Performance award at the 2016 ACTRA Awards

Toronto – January 5, 2016  Veteran Canadian actor Kevin Hanchard has been nominated for the Outstanding Male Performance award at the 2016 ACTRA Awards taking place at The Carlu (444 Yonge Street, 7th Floor) on Saturday, February 20, 2016 in Toronto. Kevin is nominated for his role as reliable police officer Detective Art Bell for […]

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18 Jan 2016
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Canadian actor Kate Drummond co-stars in Brooke Shields’ new Hallmark Movie & Mysteries detective series ‘Flower Shop Mysteries’, premiering on January 17, 2016

Toronto – January 15, 2016 Canadian actor Kate Drummond co-stars as Nikki Bender, best friend of Brooke Shields’ Abby Knight, in new Hallmark Movie & Mysteries detective series Flower Shop Mysteries. The first movie in the series, Flower Shop Mystery: Mum’s the Word premieres on Sunday, January 17, 2016. Based on the bestselling novels by […]

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08 Jan 2016
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Award-winning documentary film ‘Soul On Ice: Past, Present & Future’ to have screening with the NHL, hosted by Gary Bettman and the Washington Capitals, in Washington, D.C. on January 13, 2016, showcasing the importance of black history in hockey

Toronto – January 8, 2015   Award-winning documentary film Soul on Ice: Past Present & Future has been chosen for a private screening in Washington D.C., with the National Hockey League. Hosted by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis, the screening will take place Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 7:00 PM, […]

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01 Dec 2015
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HE said, SHE said… after BREAST CANCER releases 2016 S/HE Thrives calendar including 12 inspirational breast cancer ambassadors, introducing a male breast cancer graduate, with proceeds going towards providing help and resources to those recovering from breast cancer

Toronto – December 1, 2015  after BREAST CANCER has released their 2016 S/HE Thrives calendar featuring for the first time both male and female breast cancer ambassadors. Showing that breast cancer has no boundaries, the calendar tells the inspirational and moving stories of 12 breast cancer graduates through beautiful photography taken at the scenic Toronto […]

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14 Oct 2015
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Social media vocal network Beep announces partnerships with innovative tech firms Crowdfunder, MiiScan and Personas to further new app developments

After its successful launch in October 2014, social media vocal network Beep has partnered with capital-raising network Crowdfunder (www.crowdfunder.com/beep), mobile engagement platform MiiScan and entertainment social network Personas to further new app developments.   Crowdfunder was founded in 2011 and is now the leading equity funding platform with the mission of bringing capital to early-stage […]

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14 Oct 2015
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Toronto’s Casey House raises over $575,000 at Art With Heart, its annual contemporary art auction and reception held on October 6, 2015, raising essential funds so that it can provide inspired HIV/AIDS care

Toronto’s Casey House with presenting sponsor TD Bank Group hosted Art With Heart, its 22nd annual contemporary art auction and reception on Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at The Carlu. The gala raised over $575,000, bringing the total funds raised since the inception of the auction to over $6.7 million for the organization’s yearly HIV/AIDS related […]

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05 Oct 2015
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ULabs introduces two-day, hands-on intensive flagship workshop ‘[U]Lab’ to Canada enabling youth to unearth their natural innate talents and skills this November 14-15, 2015

Kim Klingler, co-founder and former board member and executive director of the Ian Somerhalder Foundation, introduces ULabs to Canada, a series of experiential workshops that gets kids off their phones and into designing their lives through the development of real world skills. The flagship hands-on, intensive [U]Lab is officially launching its mission to develop the […]

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10 Sep 2015
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Tanya Kim Joins Rogers as Entertainment Host, Beginning Today

Thursday, September 10, 2015 Rogers welcomes pop culture aficionado, and one of Canada’s most trusted entertainment news personalities, Tanya Kim, to the family beginning September 10 – just in time for TIFF! Tanya is the new face of Entertainment City and Rogers Your World This Week alongside new co-host Adam Wylde of KiSS 92.5 fame. Kim is also joined by […]

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10 Sep 2015
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Toronto’s Casey House and The Rekai Centres launch a brand new educational video series to end and address the stigma associated with providing compassionate care needs for people living with HIV/AIDS

HIV/AIDS specialty hospital Casey House has partnered with long-term care home provider, The Rekai Centres, to launch a brand new video series titled Compassionate Care in a Changing Landscape: HIV/AIDS and Long Term Care.  The eight-part educational series focuses on bringing awareness and increasing sensitivity to the ever-changing compassionate care needs of people living with […]

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