Most popular stories of 2016


Jonathan Goldsbie

It will get weirder and it will get worse. more

Nov 11, 2016 6:46 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

Most members of today’s Legion have never spent a day in military uniform more

Nov 10, 2016 8:00 AM News


Photos by Tanja-Tiziana

Loving, a film about the landmark 1967 miscegenation decision in the U.S., hits screens this week more

Nov 9, 2016 8:00 PM Movies & TV



From Alan Crossley’s flying saucer to Noel Harding’s Elevated Wetlands, Toronto is home to some mind-bending public spaces, some made by humans, others carved by nature. Here are 50 of the best-kept secrets. more

Oct 25, 2016 4:07 PM , , , , , , News



Globally, women are making big strides in the movie industry. But in Canada, we're lagging way behind. We talked to a group of fierce, frustrated filmmakers to find out why. more

Oct 5, 2016 9:04 PM Movies & TV



Improvisers are encouraged to say “yes” to situations, but are there limits to what’s acceptable? more

Sep 27, 2016 2:04 PM Comedy


Photos by Tanja-Tiziana

The story of how a tiny arts organization collaborated with 30-plus partners to pull off the year's most ambitious one-of-a-kind festival yet more

Sep 14, 2016 8:05 PM Art

Black Lives Matter presents itself as the answer to anti-Black racism, and thanks to the media's terrible track record when it comes to covering anything to do with Black people, it has succeeded more

Jul 13, 2016 6:00 PM News


Ethan Eisenberg

"Our action was in the tradition of resistance that is Pride. We didn’t halt progress; we made progress." more

Jul 6, 2016 10:16 AM News

These millennials are ditching booze to go sober – here’s why more

Jun 1, 2016 2:28 PM Drinks


Michael Hollett

"We have a large number of competing priorities" more

May 26, 2016 6:24 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

There's one more chance to say thank you for the music and memories more

May 24, 2016 4:16 PM Music


Photo By Dahlia Katz

The Intimacy For The Stage workshop shows how to deal with onstage sex scenes, showmances, harassment issues and, um, onstage erections more

May 4, 2016 6:00 PM Theatre



Unlike most places you’d think of as pizza capitals – from Naples and Rome to Chicago and New York – Toronto doesn’t really have its own regional style, but you can’t swing a pizza peel in this town without hitting a great slice. more

Apr 20, 2016 8:00 PM Food

A new exhibition from Paris explores the historical, cultural and artistic significance of getting inked more

Mar 31, 2016 2:06 PM Art & Books



The 20 best dishes to try right now more

Mar 30, 2016 8:00 PM Food

The Minneapolis funk legend's solo Piano And A Microphone tour takes a turn into rueful and arch break-up ballad territory more

Mar 26, 2016 4:27 PM Concert reviews



11 diverse voices from the community sound off more

Jan 27, 2016 7:14 PM , , , , Music

Toronto filmmaking wunderkind skewers Telefilm, TIFF and Canadian film critics more

Jan 21, 2016 12:00 AM Movies & TV

Torontonians bare (almost) all for the camera to promote body positivity. more

Jan 6, 2016 6:24 PM , , , , , Life