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Introducing INSECTUAL by Barbara Sala

Author:  - Published At: 2015-05-13 16:08 - (2429 Reads)

INSECTUAL by Barbara Sala

Published by BOOKLOCKER http://www.booklocker.com/books/7890.html

“That’s where they burn red-haired girls as witches,” Maya’s mother said as they stood staring at the heavy metal door of an ominous bunker on their way to kindergarten. This streak of madness starts Maya’s odyssey – from war and betrayal in Germany of the late 1940s to adventure in Africa in the 1960s...

Please visit the website for FREE SAMPLES from the book. http://www.booklocker.com/books/7890.html

Barbara Sala's blog http://www.blog.barbaranaiveart.com
Barbara Sala's website http://www.barbaranaiveart.com

Book Launch, The Sands of Time, by Barbara Silverman, 23 May 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-05-13 10:45 - (1113 Reads)

SATURDAY, 23 MAY 2015
2:00-4:00 PM

Book Launch

THE SANDS OF TIME

by Barbara Silverman

Readings, Discussions, Stories on Mythology, History, Astronomy, Wildlife

Time is like grains of sand. It obscures the past, confusing the history that we try to unravel. Presenting puzzles and forming mysteries that may or may not be solved. Sometimes the sand is visible, covering and hiding that which lies beneath. Sometimes the sand cannot be seen – it is simply the passage of time, forever carrying away pieces that we search for. And when the sands of time flow into the future, past that hidden veil preventing us from seeing beyond this moment, what will they carry with them. What from our time will remain? And what will be gone forever? That question is still to be answered.

http://www.barbarasilverman.ca
Free admission, light refreshments will be served

ATWATER LIBRARY AND COMPUTER CENTER, 1200 ATWATER AVENUE, ONE BLOCK FROM THE ATWATER METRO. (514) 742-4543


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Dramatis Personae presents: Noises Off, by Michael Frayn. May 29th - June 1, 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-05-12 14:40 - (991 Reads)

Dramatis Personae, Westmount’s Community Theatre, will perform the scintillating comedy

Noises Off, by Michael Frayn

from Friday, May 29th to Monday, June 1, 2015 in the Lodge Room of Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke West,

Friday, Saturday, Monday at 8 pm and Sunday at 2 pm and 7 pm.

Please reserve at http://www.theatrewestmount.com Information 514-484-2016. Suggested donation $10.

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Shakespeare in the Park 2015, presented by REPERCUSSION Theatre

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-05-10 13:43 - (1028 Reads)

Shakespeare in the Park 2015

Presented by REPERCUSSION Theatre

Schedule Summer 2015

http://repercussiontheatre.com/current-production/the-tour

Performing till 26 July, 2015. Montreal and regions, Quebec


Twelfth Night: Or What You Will

Known to many as one of Shakespeare’s most perfect comedies, Twelfth Night is a wild and touching story of a set of separate twins desperate to find their other half. Shakespeare’s stirring and memorable language is masterfully paired with hilarious physical and visual comedy, inciting tears and laughter in equal measure and sometimes simultaneously. This play deals with the nature of love and loss, asking intriguing questions about gender roles, identity and attraction. Timeless and thought provoking, Twelfth Night is the perfect play for inspiring dialogue amongst our contemporary audience.

Directed by Amanda Kellock


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Creating a comic or graphic novel, Saturday, 7 May 2016

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-04-25 09:31 - (1005 Reads)

Calling all children aged 5 years old and up!

Drawn and Quarterly Bookstore (211 Bernard St. West, Montreal) hosts children's book creator KEAN SOO on Saturday, May 7th, 2016 from 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

The Toronto author-illustrator will focus on the process of creating a comic or graphic novel, from generating ideas, to writing, to designing characters, through to completion of the final art. Free admission. This event will take place as part of TD Canadian Children's Book Week and Free Comic Book Day.

KEAN S00 is the creator of two graphic novel series (Jellaby and March Grand Prix) for elementary-school children. Visit http://keaner.net/comics to find out more about the author-illustrator.



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Ottawa Festival: Prose in the Park, invitation to Authors, Presses, 6 June 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-04-17 00:00 - (1346 Reads)

PROSE IN THE PARK

An initiative of Ottawa's writing community for the first major open air literary festival/book fair in the Nation's Capital. June 6, 2015, 11 am - 6 pm in the Parkdale Park Details at: http://deuxvoiliers.wix.com/prose-in-the-park



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Invisible Cities Network celebrates its FOURTEENTH anniversary, 1 April, 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-03-31 20:20 - (5183 Reads)

A Birthday Wish-list for ICN

Our ‘Indie’ Movement
The ‘big bang’ that sparked our existence occurred on April first—April Fool’s Day—2001. We were a ‘gang of four’ enthusiasts who got together at the (now disappeared) Café ‘Porté Disparu’ on the Plateau. Our mission was a bit vague, but we did agree on one thing: to reach out to emerging and actual self-publishers in Montreal. Back then, we had no idea how much our nascent venture was destined to grow...

Read our ICN Birthday Wish-list
Read the article on CHARLEBOIS POST

Centaur Theatre presents, Love, Loss, and What I Wore. March 31st, April 1st & 2nd, 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-03-31 20:17 - (1403 Reads)

Ellen David & Christina Broccolini present the Montreal English Language Premiere of the huge New York hit show

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

An intimate collection of stories based on the book by Ilene Beckerman
Tues. March 31st, Wed. April 1st, Thurs. April 2nd, 2015. Performance at 7 pm. 8.30 pm. 8.30 pm, respectively
Directed by Ellen David and written for the stage by Nora Ephron (When Harry Met Sally, Sleepless in Seattle) and sister Delia Ephron.

The show uses clothing, accessories and the memories they trigger to tell funny and poignant stories that all women can relate to... tales of the mothers who disapprove, the men who disappear, and the sisters who’ve got your back!

Starring Sonia Benezra, Ranee Lee, Anna Fuerstenberg, Samantha Levy, Christina Broccolini and Ellen David

CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE
Single Tickets Call direct 514-288-3161 and SAVE the on-line service charge!
http://www.centaurtheatre.com

Centaur Theatre, 453 St. François-Xavier, Montreal, Quebec. H2Y 2T1


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Introducing Canadian author, Raymond Fraser

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-03-17 10:32 - (1911 Reads)

Raymond Fraser is the author of twelve books of fiction, three of non-fiction, and six collections of poetry. His novel, The Bannonbridge Musicians, was runner-up for the Governor General's Award. In 2009 following publication of his novel, In Another Life, he received the Lieutenant-Governor’s Award for High Achievement in English Language Literary Arts. Five of his books are listed in Atlantic Canada's 100 Greatest Books. In 2012 he was appointed to the Order of New Brunswick for his contributions to literature and culture in the province.

Read more about the author and his work: http://raymondfraser.blogspot.com

Read about his latest collection: BLISS

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Introducing Jack Locke's BLOG

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-02-25 18:48 - (3573 Reads)

Jack (J.J.) Locke is a poet, editor, and freelance journalist. He is also the founder of Montreal’s Foundation For Public Poetry/Fondation Poésie Publique http://www.publicpoetry.wordpress.com


Please visit:
http://www.jjlocke.wordpress.com
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14th Annual Artists Conference, 20 March 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-02-23 12:43 - (1427 Reads)

14th Annual Artists Conference

20 March 2015

MONTREAL, QC.

Business Skills for Creative Souls

Early Bird Savings till 6 March 2015
http://www.yesmontreal.ca/en/artists/conference
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WISTA presents: Disney's Beauty and the Beast, February 19-22, 2015

Author: Christina - Published At: 2015-01-10 21:45 - (18448 Reads)
West Island Student Theatre Association (WISTA) is a non-profit theatre group for students aged 17-29.

Disney's Beauty and the Beast

Their latest theatre production will run from February 19-22, 2015 at the Steve Murphy Theatre in Pierrefonds Comprehensive High School. Address: 13800 Boul. Pierrefonds, Pierrefonds, QC H9A 1A7.

Please visit http://www.WISTA.ca for details and tickets online.

Online box office: http://www.WISTA.ca/tickets
Box Office Hotline: 514-998-7229.


PSC Community Theatre presents: Suddenly at Home, Thursday to. Saturday. November 20-21-22, 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-11-17 01:25 - (1838 Reads)

Great Opening Weekend for

Suddenly at Home

This past weekend’s performances of our PSC Theatre play “Suddenly at Home” attracted large audiences, and based on many very positive comments, it was very well received.

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings (November 20-21-22, 2014). 8.00 pm).

So if you didn’t have an opportunity to see it this past weekend; or have not reserved for one of these last 3 performances, please do reserve ASAP. Details and the reservation form can be found on our site:

http://www.PSCCOMMUNITY.com



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Dramatis Personae presents STANDING ROOM ONLY, 28 Nov.-1 Dec. 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-11-10 15:40 - (1471 Reads)

Dramatis Personae’s presents its Fall production:

Standing Room Only

A collection of 6 short, entertaining plays directed by Jacqueline van de Geer, a pleasant way to relax for an hour or so and forget about the pressures of the holiday season.

The performances will be in the Lodge Room of Victoria Hall in Westmount (corner of Lansdowne and Sherbrooke) 4626 Sherbrooke Street West.
TIME: 8 pm on Friday, Nov 28, Saturday Nov 29 and Monday Dec 1. Matinee on Sunday, Nov 30 at 2 pm.

Please reserve on our web site http://www.theatrewestmount.com

If you came to our summer show you know that seats fill up quickly and there is no standing room! The plays are suitable for older children as well as adults.




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FOKUS GALERIE, BISTRO. Montreal, Quebec

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-09-03 04:00 - (1434 Reads)




Istvan Lakatos, Josef & Isabelle

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYd2nx8im_Q&feature=player_embedded
http://hour.ca/2012/01/05/budapest-if-on-a-winters-night-a-traveller

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68 est, avenue DULUTH, Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec
514-893-1857
514.284.66.42
http://fokus.name
Fokus at fokus.name
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Graphic Design Services from IMPACTXSDesign

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-09-02 23:06 - (2263 Reads)

Graphic Design Services:

Please visit: http://www.impactxsdesign.com
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Levant Art: a link between the East and the West

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-09-02 08:00 - (1293 Reads)

Levant Art: a link between the East and the West


http://www.levantart.org/index.php
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Announcing: AROUND WESTMOUNT

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-09-02 07:58 - (1666 Reads)

Announcing the weekly publication:


AROUND WESTMOUNT


Welcome to all our readers! We are looking forward to your input for events, fundraisers, vernissages, community information, artists, music, eateries, personalities, awards and organizations.

We invite you to find out more: http://www.aroundwestmount.com


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TORONTO INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR, 13 - 16 November 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-08-01 16:47 - (1320 Reads)

TORONTO INTERNATIONAL BOOK FAIR

Nov.13–16, 2014 | North Building
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

http://www.torontobookfair.ca

Montreal Theatre Companies present their upcoming season 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-19 21:49 - (1258 Reads)

VISIT MONTREAL THEATRE COMPANIES

Find LINKS to their web sites on the left-hand column of our home page

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Dramatis Personae presents THE GOOD DOCTOR; 28 May - 2 June, 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-18 12:04 - (973 Reads)
Dramatis Personae presents

THE GOOD DOCTOR

by Neil Simon and Anton Chekov

A selection of Chekov’s short stories dramatized by Neil Simon. Biting satire mixed with low comedy; very entertaining. ... Mise-en-scène: Jacqueline de Greer.


Wednesday, 28 May, 2014. 7.30 pm
Saturday, 31 May, 2014. 2.00 pm
Saturday, 31 May, 2014. 7.30 pm
Sunday, 1 June, 2014. 2.00 pm
Monday, 2 June. 8.00 pm

Victoria Hall
4626, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Westmount, Qc.
Reservations: www.theatrewestmount.com or 514-484-2016
Suggested donation: $10.00

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DEUX VOILIERS PUBLISHING presents: A magical evening, Saturday 14 June 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-18 06:00 - (1144 Reads)

A Magical Evening with Canadian authors

Montreal, Saturday 14 June 2014

Admission is free and everyone is welcome. Read full details at:
http://www.deuxvoilierspublishing.com/#!meca-returns-to-montreal-june-14-2014/c33s


We are a small group of independent Canadian writers who have pooled our talent and resources to create a micropress dedicated to discovering new talent. More of a writers-plus collective than a traditional small press, we are actively looking for new authors, copy editors, graphic designers and other contributors, who are driven by creativity and the vision of bringing quality works of fiction to readers...

Read more about this innovative approach to collective publishing at: http://www.deuxvoilierspublishing.com


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Shakespeare in the Park, presented by Repercussion Theatre, Montreal: 3 July - 2 August, 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-17 03:12 - (2730 Reads)

Harry the King

3 July - 2 Aug. 2014


With the snow barely melted, it’s a challenge believing that it’s almost time to break out the picnic baskets and blankets and beat a path to the nearest park for Repercussion Theatre’s annual Shakespeare-in-the-Park festival.

From July 3rd to August 2nd, the epic tale of Harry the King, The Famous Victories of Henry V will unfold both in and out of the city.

A kingdom for a stage, princes to act,
And monarchs to behold the swelling scene!
- Henry V, Act 1, Prologue by William Shakespeare

Please consult the calendar for complete details concerning all dates and locations.
http://www.repercussiontheatre.com/productions/shakespeare-in-the-park/harry-king


PSC Community Theatre presents: Local Talent, 2 May - 10 May 2014

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-16 23:06 - (2053 Reads)

Local Talent

The PSC Community Theatre presents our next play by our own Montreal Playwright Colleen Curran

Performances
Friday, May 2nd 2014 – 8pm
Saturday, May 3rd – 8pm
Sunday, May 4th (Matinee) – 2pm
Thursday, May 8th – 8pm
Friday, May 9th – 8pm
Saturday, May 10th – 8pm

Venue
All performances take place at the Old Bank at 1900 Wellington St. in Point St. Charles, Montreal, and the cost is a suggested donation of $8.00

About the play
A novel idea! It's 1990 and a cosmetic company decides to launch their new line by hosting a Mrs. Canada pageant...


Reservations
To reserve, visit our main Theatre web site at www.PSCCOMMUNITY.COM (and check in the area:Local Talent/Order Tickets)

For additional information. please e-mail: info at psccommunity.com

Blue Metropolis 2014: Montreal's Annual Literary Festival: 28 April - 4 May

Author: Christina - Published At: 2014-04-08 12:39 - (1331 Reads)

BLUE METROPOLIS Literary Festival 2014

28 April - 4 May
http://bluemetropolis.org/2014festival
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