By Reporter If you don’t like Tia Mowry, then it might be a good idea to stay away from her Instagram page. The former Sister Sister star took umbrage at a fan’s comment that she was ‘getting fat’, and posted a stinging response on the online photo sharing platform. The 37-year-old even tagged the… Read More

It’s 2016, and yet here I am desperately trying to resist the temptation to start my conversation with conductor Tania Miller by asking about the fact that she’s a woman. So I won’t. I will note instead that Miller, still in her 40s, is just finishing up her 13th year as music director of the… Read More

Jeff Melanson has resigned as president and CEO of the Toronto Symphony Orchestra – a decision the TSO says was arrived at mutually. “Basically Jeff and the TSO had to make a determination as to whether or not it was in the best interests of the TSO that he continue on as CEO,” board chair… Read More

By Brian Viner For The Daily Mail King Jack (15) Verdict: Engaging teen drama  Rating: This excellent, low-budget film is about teenagers in small-town America, just like George Lucas’s American Graffiti all those years ago. But how’s this for irony?  We learn this is certainly no American Graffiti from a pre-credits scene in which the… Read More

By Cassie Carpenter For Lauren Holly has flat-out denied ever having cosmetic procedures to maintain her Hollywood sex appeal. ‘I’ve been accused of having a ton [of plastic surgery], and I haven’t had any,’ the 52-year-old actress said on a recent episode of Oprah: Where Are They Now? ‘I’m not saying that I wouldn’t,… Read More

Mark Zillmann, a blind piano tuner, plays notes as he tunes the piano at the N’awlins Jazz Bar in Toronto, Wednesday February 9, 2016. Mark Blinch/The Globe and Mail If the piano is a monster that screams when you touch its teeth, as has been said, then Mark Zillmann is a sort of dentist. Blind… Read More

Frank Sinatra Jr., the son of famed singer and actor Frank Sinatra who carved out his own career as a singer and conductor, died on Wednesday at age 72, his sister said. “The Sinatra family mourn the untimely passing of their son, brother, father, uncle, Frank Sinatra, Jr. of cardiac arrest while on tour in… Read More

Title Alcina Company The Royal Conservatory’s Glenn Gould School Venue Koerner Hall City Toronto Date Reviewed Tuesday, March 15, 2016 Runs Until Friday, March 18, 2016 Teaching students an art, especially an art as ancient and complex as classical music, is a matter of shaping and bending young spirits – bending but never breaking them.… Read More