A royal fete, and anticipated holiday

May 2023

The May 24th weekend has marked the birthday of Queen Victoria since 1845 (technically it falls on the Monday between the 18th and 24th – this year the 22nd). Here in NL it is an occasion of much expectancy and some lore. However you chose to celebrate, enjoy and be safe.

Let’s Dance! The Musical

It’s 1963. Marco (Luciano Decicco) returns to his alma mater Northumberland School in Manhattan after failing in his dream of a show business career. Now he will teach drama. His…

Dale Jarvis: No place name happened by accident

What can be embedded in a place name (linguistically, historically, descriptively, narratively)? An astonishing amount of information can be packed into something as simple as a place name. They can…