We all go through Phases

The phases of Phases

In its beginnings, Fine5 Dance Theatre was a different company altogether. “We started a contemporary dance company in 1991, but it worked only one year,” René Nõmmik explains. “And...
Ebert, probably contemplating how many thumbs to put up

A life tenaciously lived

Among the refrains circulating the voluminous body of work generated by the late film critic Roger Ebert (and, yes, every working critic, this one included, has their refrains) was the desire to R...
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Precarious comments

While there was little policy debate during the recent Provincial Conservative leadership campaign, what little there was left health-care advocates concerned we’re going to see more privatizat...
Michael Kalmanovitch at the new store // Eden Munro

An oasis in a desert of food

Downtown Edmonton just became a food desert, save for a brand-new oasis. When Michael Kalmanovitch learned of Sobeys’ departure from their former keystone location on 104 Street downtown—just d...
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Mom and Dad do sexxx education

Sixty-nine years ago—It’s A Wonderful Life still a twinkle in the eye of Frank Capra’s production company; the Second World War nearing its horrific big-bang of an ending; the baby boom j...

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