Last weekend, I saw Guys and Dolls at the Stratford Festival. Guys and Dolls follows two almost parallel storylines. One is about three gamblers, one of whom, runs a city-wide illegal floating crap game (and he's hiding the game from his fiancee of 14 years, Miss Adelaide) and the other is about Save-a-Soul Mission, an … Continue reading Guys and Dolls Review
Ah yes, the age old question - Is dance a sport or an art? I danced for 14 years and I got asked that question on a regular basis so I thought I’d try and answer that. When you think of "the arts" there are a few things that come to mind: drama, dance, acting, … Continue reading Is Dance a Sport or an Art?
There are 46 songs in Hamilton. That's a lot of songs for a musical considering most musicals have between 16 and 22 songs. But Hamilton is also a musical that is sung through whereas most musicals have some spoken scenes/script. I thought it would be a fun challenge to rank my top 10 favourite songs … Continue reading My 10 Favourite Hamilton Songs
I can't believe it's October on Sunday! I can't believe I've been back at school for 4 weeks! Anyways, I watched a lot of movies in September but Baby Driver was by far my favourite (I know I know, I'm so behind on this but hey, I've seen it now). Baby Driver, directed by Edgar … Continue reading Movie of the Month: Baby Driver
A few months ago, I wrote about song lyrics that spoke to my soul. That entire post could have been theatre lyrics but I restrained myself and decided to do a separate post of theatre lyrics that speak to my soul Theatre lyrics have a way of saying exactly what needs to be said in … Continue reading 5 Song Lyrics That Speak to My Soul: Theatre Edition
For the past few weeks, I removed myself from social media. I needed a break from everyone posting about how great their lives are and seeing posts of my friends doing things without me. I needed some time to think about me and my life and to stop comparing myself to others for what becomes … Continue reading On Living Your Best Life
It's that time of year when everything changes - the leaves on the trees, class and school schedules, the fashion (SWEATER WEATHER!), and TV gets good again. This year, I decided I need to make some personal changes in my life. I just started my third year of university and this year is going to … Continue reading 5 Goals for a New School Year