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Art

Sarah Choi on Dance, Film, and How Her Life Turned Upside Down Overnight

Posted by Madeleine Till, 1 month, 3 weeks ago

"I’ve always been passionate about dance films, and I’ve always wanted to create my own film festival. So at this point in my life, it was like 'Why not!' I had lost everything, which also meant I could do whatever I wanted." This past June, filmmaker Sarah Choi partnered with Momentum Dance Toronto to bring the 1st Annual Lights Dance Festival to the Drake Hotel.

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Food + Drink

Twilight Tuesdays: Drake One Fifty Night Market is back!

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Drake One Fifty's annual Night Market is back!

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People

My Night in Nine: Jacq the Stripper

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

From Black + Coffee and Pie to 86'd Monday to My Night in Nine. Jacq the Stripper has left her mark at The Drake Hotel and a trail of ketchup chip crumbs in her wake.

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Food + Drink

"Hey, I'm Tom": Chatting w/ Drake Catering Tom Hinchliffe

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

Do you get food fomo? You will after you read this post! We get inside the mind of Tom Hinchliffe, catering cook and the master behind the monthly Toronto-based dinner series BYO-Diner.

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Music

On the Road w/ Walrus

Posted by Megan Hilario, 2 months ago

If the band could support any act, dead or alive who would be?
I'm gonna say an alive Radiohead but that answer would be different for each member I think.

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Special Events

Mind Your Head: Mind Matters and the Importance of Mental Health

Posted by Layla Ahmad, 2 months, 1 week ago

Mind Matters is a cool series of workshops that explores different aspects of what being mindful means, and what it can do to help you in your day-to-day life. Whether it`s being less stressed, unplugging from the internet, or simply not giving a sh*t, mindfulness can help us all. Here, we talk with Kate Petriw and find out what exactly mindfulness means.

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