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Pia Bouman School for Ballet & Creative Movement

Posted by Erica Lefaive, 1 month, 4 weeks ago

Pia Bouman's School for Ballet & Creative Movement opened its doors over 30 years ago offering an opportunity for anyone with a desire to learn a chance to dance. As they gear up to bring The Nutcracker to the Lismer Hall stage for another year we re-visit the love and labour that has gone into creating the Pia Bouman community.

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Community

Holiday Market Roundup: West Side Edition

Posted by Drake, 1 month, 4 weeks ago

With a little over two weeks left until last-minute shoppers storm the streets, check out these five West End Holiday Markets and support our local community's artists + artisans making gifts that are way more impressive than another mermaid coffee shop gift card.

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Art

MIA IN MIAMI: Art-y in the city where the heat is on

Posted by Mia Nielsen, 2 months ago

From Art Basel, Art on Paper + Art Miami to SCOPE, PULSE + NADA to UNTITLED, Drake's art curator Mia Nielsen takes us on a tour of her favourite + most memorable installations of Art Week in Miami.

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HUMAN OF THE DRAKE: MEET D

Posted by Drake General Store, 2 months ago

Introducing: HUMANS OF THE DRAKE. Every week, we will profile a member of our team, their favourite holiday traditions and most coveted wish list items.

MEET D.

Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba, D studied Fine Arts at OCAD University. She has been a part of the DGS team for 7 months now; lover of movies, cheesecake, whiskey sours + The Sopranos.

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Special Events

A Wedding Across the (Frozen) Pond

Posted by Catherine Friis-Gallagher , 2 months ago

When Catherine + Paul started planning their wedding, they knew that they really wanted a venue that reflected them and their relationship; social, vibrant, interesting + just slightly out of the ordinary. Arranging a wedding from across the pond could sound like a daunting task, but it couldn't have been easier in the end.

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Music

What's In The Box 2015 Teaser

Posted by Drake, 2 months ago

What's In The Box is back! From December 26th 'til the 30th, you’ll want to be sure you clear your calendar because our annual Underground music fest is back by popular demand!

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