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Two Collingwood music fest performances use blues to tell triumphant tales

Two Collingwood music fest performances use blues to tell triumphant tales

One performance will feature stories of the Underground Railroad including rare photos from singer's family's collection
‘I want to create theatre that changes the expectation of what theatre is’

‘I want to create theatre that changes the expectation of what theatre is’

Theatre by the Bay production manager Rochelle Reynolds, 27, is also the founder of Quarter Century Theatre
Librarians recommend top reads for hot summer days

Librarians recommend top reads for hot summer days

Loan Stars' monthly lists of the top upcoming books for adults, young adults and juveniles are recommended by library staff across Canada
Random Killing, Armed and Hammered rip up the Foxx <b>(14 photos)</b>

Random Killing, Armed and Hammered rip up the Foxx (14 photos)

Having formed in 1984, Random Killing is on tour to mark their 35th anniversary
On the night Roxodus was to start, Roxobust brings fans together <b>(4 photos)</b>

On the night Roxodus was to start, Roxobust brings fans together (4 photos)

Facebook group wouldn't let cancellation of Roxodus dampen their weekend plans, so they went ahead at staged a show anyway
On the road again... Gilford author's new books explore wild adventures off the beaten path

On the road again... Gilford author's new books explore wild adventures off the beaten path

Eric Whitehead and his family have travelled around the world, including to Machu Picchu, Vietnam, Cambodia, Antarctica, and more recently nearly all of Canada's provinces and territories
MacLaren Art Centre needs volunteer ambassadors for upcoming events, festivals

MacLaren Art Centre needs volunteer ambassadors for upcoming events, festivals

Events include Kempenfest, Barrie Fair, Dragon Boat Festival, and Rama PowWow
You've got a golden ticket — to the Leacock Museum

You've got a golden ticket — to the Leacock Museum

Museum's annual Children's Day will this year have a focus on Roald Dahl; golden tickets hidden in downtown Orillia
Orillia man directing documentary about late radio personality Martin Streek

Orillia man directing documentary about late radio personality Martin Streek

Documentary about longtime on-air personality at 102.1 The Edge (CFNY) is Wil Dunlop's first project with his Wilverine Content studio
Theatre Lab sticks to the script <b>(8 photos)</b>

Theatre Lab sticks to the script (8 photos)

Out of the 80 scripts that have been workshopped by the Barrie Theatre Lab, around 10 have gone onto have productions or to have a second life beyond the library's walls, says Theatre by the Bay's artistic director