Arts & Culture

10:23 p.m. May 23, 2018. Inside Roy Thomson Hall: a row of upcoming concert posters for the Toronto Symphony Orchestra. The company will receive $50,000 less from the city’s 2018 operating budget.

Council shaves funding from TSO and Canadian Opera Company for not meeting city’s diversity...

May 23, 2018 By Arianne Robinson Toronto City Council cut part of the cultural grants awarded to the Canadian Opera Company (COC) and the Toronto Symphony...
Screencapture from the video advertisement on the Underground Sounds website.

Musicians consider fairness of grand prize in TTC/Universal Music busker contest

April 12, 2018 By Arianne Robinson The Toronto Transit Commission has held its subway musician program for nearly 40 years, but this year, the public transit...

Toronto theatre board approves incomplete sexual harassment policy

Jan 25, 2018 By Arianne Robinson On Thursday, the board of directors for Civic Theatres Toronto approved the new performance arts organization’s employment policy, intended to...

Employment equity and sexual harassment policies get a second look at city’s new theatre...

Nov. 30, 2017 By Arianne Robinson On the last occasion that the board of directors of the city’s three separate theatre companies had to meet, members...

City-owned theatres get former Luminato leadership sparkle

Jan. 26, 2017 Clyde Wagner, former executive producer of the Luminato Festival, attended his first board meeting at city hall on Thursday as president and...