ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
Yays & boos: the aftermath of
The biggest story in Canadian TV over the
past month has been the provincial government shelling out
a cool $1 million to bring Late Night With Conan O’Brien
to Toronto for a week, as yet another step in helping the city
refine its image in the wake of SARS.
Men of Steel tug on their steel strings
More talented than those banal superman clones and less promiscuous
than the porno website of the same name, Men of Steel may just
be the finest guitar players you’ve never heard.
Director Theodore Baerg introduced this year’s UWO Opera
production of Albert Herring with an appropriate statement: “Ladies
and Gentlemen, thank you for braving Benjamin Britten”.
The lineup for Western’s production of The Vagina Monologues
filled a good portion of the University Community Centre’s
second floor, and a volunteer dressed as a giant vagina was
selling “pussy pops.”
The Black Maria talks about paddy
The Gazette recently had a chance to chat with Alan Nacinovic,
one of the guitar players for The Black Maria, to learn more
about their rock hard philosophy and rugged sound.