Monday, September 26, 2022

Weekly Spark

Just for you, the best articles, ideas, and inspiration from around the web!

Discomfort Zone Can opera ever meet twenty-first-century standards of POLITICAL CORRECTNESS? Should it even try? by Philip Kennicott. Illustration by Nigel Buchanan.


After a whirlwind romance, Jeff Melanson and Eleanor McCain wed in April, 2014, shortly before they were photographed in New York. (For The Globe and Mail/Eric Thayer)



What Does A Successful 21st Century Opera Company Look Like?

Can an art critic fairly review an artist friend’s work?

See you next week!
xo, D


The Lavazza IncluCity Festival Announces its 2022 Official Lineup

ICFF and The Distillery District are proud to join forces and announce the 2022 Lavazza IncluCity Festival will take place for the first time at The Distillery Historic District,...

Music in the Barns Returns

Music in the Barns makes a triumphant return with their latest installation concert, animating three of the Artscape Wychwood Barns' spaces for...

Can virtual Film Festivals ever compare to the real thing?

Can virtual Film Festivals ever compare to the real thing? Thanks to TIFF and ICFF, we see that it's possible, but first,...

Music in the Gardens with Arcady

Diana Di Mauro will be performing By The Roadside, a set of 5 Miniatures based on the poetry of Walt Whitman, and...

Horror Films, Women in Film and Baba Yaga with @konstantina.mantelos

Konstantina Mantelos joins Diana Di Mauro to talk about acting in a hopeful horror film, heading up a film production company and...