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Doing it like Elton John, looking for justice in Canada, defying convention in Bollywood
Also Denys Arcand’s rant about the evils of money, a compassionate court dealing with sex trade workers and a series coming soon to showcase a celebrated woman filmmaker from France
May 31st, 2019
Sir Elton John: A man of courageous moxie
This morning I listened to Elton John’s interview with Matt Lauer on The Today Show. This amazingly brave man spoke candidly about how he “squandered” (his word) many years of his life by giving in...
Jul 20th, 2012
Alberta Ballet's Love Lies Bleeding shines the spotlight on Elton John's rock n' roll life
Over the top costumes, Las Vegas-style production values, excellent dancing, showcase The Alberta Ballet's Love Lies Bleeding
Oct 7th, 2011
Elton John, Whoopie Goldberg and Michael Caine pay tribute to Dame Elizabeth Taylor
Tributes have flooded in for the late Dame Elizabeth Taylor in the wake of her death, with Sir Elton John describing her as a “Hollywood giant”, Bang Showbiz reports. The screen legend passed away...
Linda Solomon Wood
Mar 23rd, 2011
Justin Bieber, The Eagle, Gnomeo and Juliet, Just Go With It and two youthful visits to Europe
Justin Bieber: Never Say Never is like a backstage pass to hang out with the most famous Canadian on earth. (read more)
Feb 11th, 2011
The Lion King at Queen Elizabeth Theatre
The Lion King opened July 13th at the Queen Elizabeth Theatre. As I took my seat on the opening night of The Lion King I have to admit that I was curious as to how this show would hold up against...
Jul 16th, 2010