PLAY Renowned Philosopher Slavoj Zizek talks about his new book Reading Marx and Marxism in the era of Trump. Svetlana Dvoretsky is a Russian-Canadian Theatre Producer who is bringing the iconic Slava’s Snow Show back to Canada.
PLAY Slater Jewell-Kemker is a filmmaker and environmental activist, whose film Youth Unstoppable is screening as part of the Planet in Focus Film Festival on October 25th. Luca Villacis is the star of Knuckleball opposite Munro Chambers and Michael Ironside. It is in select cities now.
I’m in Scotland! Today’s episode features dancer and Choreographer Laurence Lemieux. As well as being the founder and artistic director of Citadel + Compagnie, the World Premiere of her new solo work – Love me out of it – will run from October 11-13 and 17-20 at The Citadel: Ross Centre For Dance. All the […]
Brad Meltzer is an author, historian and television host. From 2010-2012, he was the host of Brad Meltzer’s Decoded on the history channel. He also co-created the television series Jack & Bobby starring Christine Lahti. His latest novel is The Escape Artist, which was released in January, and of which the paperback version was released […]
Carlos Alazraqui is an actor, voice actor and comedian who has leant his talent to such projects as Family Guy, Monsters University, Cow and Chicken, Spongebob Squarepants, I Am Weasel, The Fairly OddParents, Jane The Virgin, Lizze McGuire, Even Stevens, CSI, and, his most notable role, Reno 911. He is appearing in the new live-action […]
It’s another show all about dance! Esie Mensah is an award-winning dancer and choreographer who has worked Rihanna, Drake, French Montana among others, as well with Luminato and TIFF. From Sept 27-30 she is debuting a new work at the Factory Theatre – Shades – which looks at colourism in the black community.
Toronto’s Fall For Dance Festival runs from October 2-6 at the Sony Centre and Ryerson Theatre. Nicole Brooks is the creator and composer and Prime Guerra is the choreographer of Obeah Opera, a re-telling of the the Salem Witch Trials as seen through the eyes of Caribbean Slave Women living at that time. Starring an […]
Endeavours goes to TIFF. Many films are making their premiere at Canada’s largest film festival. Two such projects are Les Salopes or The Naturally Wanton Pleasure of Skin, from Quebec writer-director Renee Beaulieu, and Stupid Young Heart, which comes to us from Finland. Renee stopped by to chat about sexually explicit and erotic works of […]
I’m back! Summer is ending and so too is Endeavour’s hiatus. And it’s appropriate that my first guest back is a friend of the show! Reza Sholeh is an actor, writer, director, producer and self-styled “investigative filmmaker”. One of his most recent projects was the documentary “Passport Control” which looked at Human Smuggling in Southeast […]
PLAY In 2015, I had a chance to speak with Tab Hunter about his documentary Tab Hunter Confidential, based on his book of the same name. Tab died on Sunday, July 8th. In his honour, we are re-airing the interview in full
PLAY Faran Tahir is a character actor who has been appearing on screens for over 20 years, making his debut in Disney’s live action version of The Jungle Book in 1994. He has since appeared in many other projects including Star Trek and Iron Man. Tahir is always on television having guest-starred in numerous shows […]
PLAY Sook-Yin Lee is a musician, actress, broadcaster and filmmaker. As a broadcaster and VJ she hosted The Wedge on MuchMusic and Definitely Not The Opera on CBC Radio One. As an actress she has appeared in The Art of Woo, opposite Adam Beach, 3 Needles, Jack – in which she played Olivia Chow – […]
PLAY Robert Webb is best-known as half of the BAFTA Award-winning comedy team Mitchell & Webb, with comedy partner David Mitchell. Currently appearing in the show Back, their previous work includes That Mitchell & Webb Sound, That Mitchell & Webb Look, and, most famously, Peep Show. However, he is stretching his writing wings and releasing […]