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Kingston Kiwanis Music Festival prepares virtual Highlights concert

As has been the case for many events and performances over the past year, the Kingston Kiwanis Music Festival (KKMF) has made the move to an online format for their 2021 Festival Highlights concert. Every spring, the Kingston Kiwanis Music Festival holds a performance festival to highlight local music students

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Electric Circuits holds virtual festival of electronic music, performance and digital art

This weekend Electric Circuits, Kingston’s festival of electronic music, performance and digital art, will be taking place virtually, in collaboration with The Isabel Bader Centre for the Performing Arts. The festival, which was cancelled in April due to the COVID-19 pandemic, will be broadcast on Friday Oct. 16 and Saturday

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FOLDA brings online live performances to forefront during pandemic

For the third-year in a row, the Festival of Live Digital Art (FOLDA), one of North America’s largest online live performance festivals, is back. This year’s festival will be streaming from Kingston, Toronto, New York City, Montreal and Los Angeles from Wednesday, Jun. 10 to Saturday, Jun. 13, 2020.  Adrienne

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Small Things

A Docu-Dance About Family and Finding Joy Produced By H’art Centre Directed by Kathryn MacKay Music Direction by ?David Archibald Director of Choreography, Melissa Mahady Wilton Composer David Dines Guest Choreography by Menka Nagrani Guest Dancer, Vincent-Nicolas Provencher Performed by H’artists and guest performers SHOWTIMES Friday April 17th 6 PM

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Small Things

A Docu-Dance About Family and Finding Joy Produced By H’art Centre Directed by Kathryn MacKay Music Direction by ?David Archibald Director of Choreography, Melissa Mahady Wilton Composer David Dines Guest Choreography by Menka Nagrani Guest Dancer, Vincent-Nicolas Provencher Performed by H’artists and guest performers SHOWTIMES Friday April 17th 6 PM

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A night out in support of finding ‘a forever home for every animal’

Everyone loves a fancy night out, sipping champagne and enjoying some gourmet nibbles, but those nights are so much better when they’re in support of a good cause. That’s precisely why local real estate broker Jessica Hellard is hosting The Forever Gala at The Isabel in support of Kingston Animal

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Remembering former Queen’s Principal Karen Hitchcock (1942—2019)

The 18th principal and vice-chancellor of Queen’s University, Karen Hitchcock, passed away at 76 on Wednesday, Jul. 10, 2019. Before serving as principal of Queen’s from July 2004 to April 2008, Hitchcock was president of SUNY‘s University at Albany from 1996 until 2003. She was also known for her work

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Live digital theatre festival returns to the Isabel this June

  The Festival Of Live Digital Art (foldA) will be returning to the The Isabel Bader Centre for Performing Arts from Wednesday, June 12 to Saturday, June 15, 2019. The four-day festival will be showcasing and exploring emerging digital performance techniques. Festival goers can attend headlining immersive performances such as

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‘Great things can come out of a setback’ – Local arts community rallies around young poet following vandalism of public poetry installation

They say the pen is mightier than the sword, and those in Kingston’s arts community are proving that as they push forward to “create a positive out of a negative” after a public poetry installation was destroyed by vandalism. As part of a Skeleton Park Arts Festival initiative, young poet

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Holmberg sounds off on new audio venture

Kingston’s Aaron Holmberg has worked on some of Canada’s most iconic records. As the house engineer at The Tragically Hip’s fabled Bathouse Studios in Bath, Ont. for nearly 15 years, he ran the boards for The Hip, Bruce Cockburn, The Trews, Sam Roberts, and Jill Barber, to name just a

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Top Five Things to See and Do in April 2018

Paddling Film Festival, April 5: The Reel Paddling Film Festival returns to Kingston. This international festival tours to over 120 venues all over the world, screening the world’s best paddling films of the year. The festival, which features films about whitewater rafting, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP, and action and lifestyle,

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Guide to the Best Local Gifts for 2017

The holiday season is a great time to have a positive impact on your local economy. Kingston has an impressive variety of offerings to choose from, making it easy to find something for everyone on your list. From the foodie to the music lover to the socially conscious, Kingston has

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