Saturday, December 4, 2021

Arts & Culture

Amateur theatre is alive and well and cautiously optimist to be back to pre-pandemic levels starting in January, according to Meaford Theatre Company director Kim Ransom. “We are back up and running and getting into gear. Not full gear yet, but every week there is another chunk of planning and activity," he said. “We held our first planning meeting in mid-November and I was blown away, there were 20-25 people, some with a long history with the company who are...
The public was invited to consider the implications of the controversial SkyDev waterfront in a new light on Friday and Saturday, November 26 and 27. The public’s connection to the natural environment and in particular to the 608 trees that could be destroyed if Meaford council approves the commercial and residential project were portrayed through a variety of mediums - paintings, sculpture, fabric art, photography, music, installation art, and poetry in an interactive exhibition hosted by a group concerned citizens,...

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