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City seeks input on new performing arts centre

City seeks input on new performing arts centre

'A new performing arts centre will provide a much-needed space for Barrie’s arts and culture scene to thrive,' says councillor
Take in the fall colours during next weekend's self-guided art tour (4 photos)

Take in the fall colours during next weekend's self-guided art tour (4 photos)

'It’s a beautiful drive between Moonstone, Horseshoe Valley, Orillia and then down to the Shanty Bay area,' Barrie-based potter Peter Michalski says Images Studio Tour
Past, Present, Pause art exhibition explores 'notions of difference' (12 photos)

Past, Present, Pause art exhibition explores 'notions of difference' (12 photos)

Show features works by five BIPOC local artists
Toni Braxton movie wraps up after filming near downtown Barrie

Toni Braxton movie wraps up after filming near downtown Barrie

The Fallen Angels Book Club stars seven-time Grammy winner as an ex-con turned amateur sleuth who investigates a string of murders
Innisfil girl releases new single, will also appear Barrie teen's new short film

Innisfil girl releases new single, will also appear Barrie teen's new short film

Anna Goldsmith has been taking vocal lessons from Margot Hamilton of The Melody In Me in Barrie since 2016
REVIEW: Mno Bimaadiziwin brings to life true stories, real conflicts

REVIEW: Mno Bimaadiziwin brings to life true stories, real conflicts

Theatre by the Bay’s latest play is not only funny, emotional, intelligent and timely, but it is also quite simply the most important production the company has ever put on
Thornton singer-songwriter appreciates 'therapeutic' qualities of making music

Thornton singer-songwriter appreciates 'therapeutic' qualities of making music

'I grew up with two very retro-styled genres, and I think that actually had a huge impact on my sound,' says Francesca Panetta, who describes her music as 'pop folk with a bit of a country flare'
COLUMN: 'Inventive' play about Indigenous healing debuts today

COLUMN: 'Inventive' play about Indigenous healing debuts today

'It is truly a story for our times, Indigenous or otherwise,' says Theatre by the Bay artistic director Iain Moggach
Barrie Film Festival judge excited about art 'renaissance' created during pandemic era

Barrie Film Festival judge excited about art 'renaissance' created during pandemic era

'In terms of local arts and culture, having a film festival is essential,' Sergio Navaretta says of Barrie's 24th annual event, which starts today
Bollywood comes to Barrie with drive-in extravaganza later this week

Bollywood comes to Barrie with drive-in extravaganza later this week

'How cool is it that we get to kick off the school year with an event in which kids and families from all sorts of backgrounds can have a glimpse into somebody else’s culture?' says organizer