Posts by Arts & Culture

A Comprehensive Guide to South End Convenience Stores     

By William Coney, Letter writer • September 19, 2014

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Not All Are Created Equal
 
Let’s face it: you get peckish at an odd hour, and you don’t want to walk that extra ten minutes …

Turning the tables on the Gazette’s arts editor

By Hannah Daley, News Contributor • September 19, 2014

Turning the tables on the Gazette’s arts editor

Turning the tables on the Gazette’s arts editor

 
This week, contributor Hannah Daley sat down with the Dalhousie Gazette’s arts editor, Mat Wilush, to talk …

Gottingen’s History Comes Alive

By Meagan Wiederman, Arts Contributor • September 19, 2014

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Gottingen 250 Celebrates the 250th Anniversary of the North End Junction
 
On Sept. 13 and 14, the North End of Halifax celebrated the 250th anniversary …

Two nights under purple lights

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 19, 2014

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A look back at the DalFest weekend
A friend told me that to write about a show or festival isn’t about explaining the show to …

It’s a small world, Molly Rankin

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 19, 2014

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 A chat with Alvvays’ leading lady
Halifax’s music scene is a sort of insular entity; a breeding pool that rarely spits up a nationally-renowned bands, …

Fountain School opens

By Victoria Walton, News Contributor • September 12, 2014

Fountain School opens

Arts have a new home at Dal
The much-anticipated Fountain School of Performing Arts opened its doors in July, considerably expanding music, theatre and film …

The Gazette’s AFF can’t-miss list

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 12, 2014

The Gazette’s AFF can’t-miss list

It’s time to ditch the computer screen for the silver screen: the Atlantic Film Festival (AFF) is being held in Halifax from Sept. 11 …

The Khyber’s long summer

By Mat Wilush, Arts Editor • September 12, 2014

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Things have never been grimmer for the Khyber Art Society (KAS). Having been evicted from their historic property on Barrington Street earlier this year …

Atlantic Film Festival at Dal

By Meagan Wiederman, Arts Contributor • September 12, 2014

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In collaboration with the Atlantic Film Festival, Dalhousie Art Gallery is presenting their annual program: their own film festival retrospective.
This year, the gallery is …

Fashion on the Atlantic

By Zoe Doucette, Assistant Arts Editor • August 31, 2014

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While Halifax can sometimes feel like a barren style wasteland years behind major centres, there is far more going on in east coast fashion …