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Arnulfo Maldonado

The Magnetic Fields' 50 Song Memoir came to life at Luminato. Over two nights at the Elgin Theatre, Stephin Merritt sang a song for every year of his life and dramatized it with costumes, video and countless instruments and props. Read more

Concert reviews


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Including the Pride Parade, Luminato's final weekend, Toronto Jazz Fest, Toronto Craft Beer Festival, Indigenous Day Live and Christie Pits Film Festival Read more


The Best Toronto Concerts of June 2018: Field Trip, NXNE, Toronto Jazz Festival and Pride take over festival season, while Kendrick Lamar and Jack White roll into town. Plus: celebrate Massey Hall with a packed bill of Canadian musicians. Read more

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Fiona Morgan

Stage offerings for summer 2018 include Luminato, Coriolanus at Stratford, Fringe and SummerWorks. Read more



Samuel Engelking

Find over 60 events including concerts, food festivals, outdoor movies and more in NOW's annual Hot Summer Guide. Read more

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Amal Clooney, The Magnetic Fields and Pussy Riot’s Maria Alyokhina are among the artists and speakers coming to Toronto for the Luminato Festival in 2018 Read more


The electronic music event moves to Sony Centre and will feature the Stranger Things soundtrack composers, Jlin, Ksieyzc and a live performance of Mica Levi's Under The Skin score Read more


Overwhelmed by Luminato’s huge lineup? Here are seven can’t-miss artists. Read more

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Photo: Thierry Franco

Sponsored feature: presented by Luminato Read more

Luminato X NOW

Don't think the stage season ends in the summer. A lot of shows simply move outdoors or happen at festivals like Luminato, Fringe and SummerWorks Read more

Hot Summer Guide 2017

After last year's Hearn Generating Station takeover, the annual arts festival is moving back downtown with a performance-heavy lineup, a new artistic director and a local focus Read more


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Salt-Water Moon, Hosanna and The Death Of A King top our list of the best Toronto shows Read more

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Hearn Generating Station


And despite some festival growing pains, it was magic Read more

Concert reviews



The spectacular plan to make the Hearn Generating Station this year's primary venue will change perceptions of the festival – and could transform Toronto's attitudes about our major arts events Read more



Yannick Grandmont

Dance icons Holy Body Tattoo and post-rock stars God Speed You! Black Emperor make waves at Luminato Read more


Music, art and dance collide at the Hearn Generating Station Read more