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PoutineFest on Sparks Opens today: The Great Canadian Fork Off

[News Release] PoutineFest, the greatest celebration of Canada's most delicious dish begins today and runs until Sunday in the Sparks Street Village. Over 30 Poutine Stars from across Ontario and Quebec will be serving up squeaky curds, ... read more »


Puppets Up! “Simple Marionettes” 4-day Workshop

[News Release] Puppets Up! International Puppet Festival in Almonte, Ontario continues its series of hands-on workshops in the art and magic of puppetry. The upcoming 2-part workshop for adults “Simple Marionettes” will be held over 4 ... read more »



[News Release] Submit your film to the landmark fifth Ottawa International Film Festival! The Ottawa International Film Festival (OIFF) is excited to announce that it is now accepting submissions to its festival through WITHOUTABOX. Deadline ... read more »


PoutineFest on Sparks: The Local Favourites Return to Sparks

[News Release] Local vendors return for PoutineFest to celebrate our national delicacy. Come out to Sparks Street April 24-27 to enjoy some traditional, new and exotic poutine at the Spring PoutineFest. Vendors from across Ontario and Quebec ... read more »


Unison Ottawa 2014: National Festival Showcasing the Best of Canada’s LGBTQ Choral Scene

[News Release] Unison Ottawa 2014 is the fifth edition of a once-in-four-years Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans, Queer (LGBTQ) choral festival that will bring together choristers and other music artists from across Canada to the nation’s capital for the ... read more »


The Ottawa Fringe will host a winter festival

[Press Release: Ottawa Fringe Festival] undercurrents: theatre below the mainstream is Ottawa's winter festival of independent theatre, showcasing the best indie theatre from Ottawa and across the country. The festival is crossing town from ... read more »


Puppets Up! Rod Puppet Workshop for Kids

[News Release: Puppets Up!] John Nolan and Kathy MacLelland of Ottawa's Rag & Bone Puppet Theatre will host a Puppets Up! workshop, "Make A Puppet Show in a Day" on April 26th, in Almonte, Ontario, for kids aged 6-11 years. Contact ... read more »


Nuit Blanche Ottawa+Gatineau 2014 theme & Open Call to artists!

[Press Release: Nuit Blanche Ottawa+Gatineau] When artists like Genevieve Thauvette tell the region The World Is Yours, we at Nuit Blanche HQ identify. That is exactly how we feel as creative individuals in the city. When the rain battered down ... read more »


Kiwanis Music Festival – Special MC announcement for Music Theatre Trophy Night

[Announcement: Kiwanis Music Festial] Dear Friends, We are extremely excited to have past Kiwanis Music Festival star Steffi D as our Master of Ceremonies at this Saturday's Music Theatre Trophy Night taking place at Glebe St James United ... read more »


GCTC Artistic Director takes to the mainstage to present new plays and new partnerships for 2014-2015

[Press Release: Great Canadian Theatre Company] At 7:30 pm Artistic Director, Eric Coates took to the mainstage at the Irving Greenberg Theatre Centre to host a lively presentation introducing the new plays and new partnerships for the 2014-2015 ... read more »