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A city planner who claimed to be responsible for the selection of the site of the new Des Moines Palace […]

Urban Planner: September 19, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: folk music on Bloor West, absurdist modern dance, and paintings of Alex Colville. Music: The third annual Bloor Ossington Folk Festival kicks off on the Friday night with acts such as The Woodshed OrchestraShow More Summary

Urban Planner: September 18, 2014

2 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: Just for Laughs kicks off, a book about women in clothes, and some macabre cinema. Comedy: It’s the time of year when everyone could probably use a good laugh—the recent drop in temperatures is making it increasingly...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 17, 2014

3 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: celebrating Toronto beer, drama Down Under, and theatrical basketball. Ongoing… Art: “Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes“ is a collaborative effort of the AGO and the Smithsonian...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 16, 2014

4 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the return of The Book of Mormon, and Cirque's steampunk contortionist dream. Theatre: To the delight of those who fell victim to ticketing website crashes last year, The Book of Mormon is back! The brainchild...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 15, 2014

5 days agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: comedy and all-you-can-eat pancakes, indie rock's War on Drugs, and a theatrical basketball bromance. Comedy: Stand-up comic Evan Desmarais has launched a new weekly comedy show, and in the vein of music showcases like Feast in the East and the long-running Elvis Mondays, your meal is included. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 12, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: get your thirst on at Toronto Beer Week, and take in a harmful bit of political fun. Food: Prepare to get your thirst on, because Toronto Beer Week is back. Now in its fifth year, this celebration of the city’s...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 11, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: a unique beer experience, in-demand plays, and nine funny women. Food: Beer may not be considered the fanciest of drinks, but it shouldn’t be solely a bro party beverage either. Enter The Beer Experience, a festival for the most discerning of drinkers. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 10, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: Anishinaabe masterworks, the madness of Stratford, and the magic of Cirque. Ongoing… Art: “Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes“ is a collaborative effort of the AGO and the Smithsonian...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 9, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: Cirque du Soleil’s steampunk dream, a gripping family drama, and more TIFF. Ongoing… Art: “Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes“ is a collaborative effort of the AGO and the Smithsonian...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 8, 2014

In today's Urban Planner: lectures by amateurs, and a theatrical basketball bromance. Talks: The monthly “lectures by amateurs” series Trampoline Hall kicks off its fall season with comic and columnist Monica Heisey on “The Dead Parents Society,” investigative journalist Nick Hune-Brown on impostors, and writer/bookseller Anna Fitzpatrick on pinball. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 5, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: a street festival takes over Cabbagetown, Fringe meets TIFF, and a big-band cover-night extraordinaire. Festivals: The 38th edition of Toronto’s longest-running community street festival, the Cabbagetown Festival...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 4, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the arrival of TIFF, a science- and beer-filled birthday party, and a modern Greek tragicomedy. Film: Some see September as the death of summer, while others see it as a great time to watch movies and stalk celebrities. Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 3, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the paintings of Alex Colville, the steampunk vision of Cirque du Soleil, and Anishinaabe art. Ongoing… Art: “Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes“ is a collaborative effort of...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: September 2, 2014

2 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: Cirque du Soleil's steampunk dream, music in Kensington, and farmers in condo-ville. Ongoing… Art: “Before and After the Horizon: Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes“ is a collaborative effort of the AGOShow More Summary

Urban Planner: August 29, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the city's ghostly past, the smartest funnyman in the world, and the out-of-this-world offerings of Fan Expo. Offbeat: There’ll be a full moon in the sky, so it’ll be a good night to take a stroll as the sun goes down and learn about some of Toronto’s spookier history. Show More Summary

Bringing Down The House: Urban planner and blogger Steven Vance...

3 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

Urban planner and blogger Steven Vance has recently delved into the data behind Chicago's teardowns. 2006 was a big year for construction in Chicago, as 600 buildings were likely torn down to be replaced with something new. Things slowed down...

Urban Planner: August 28, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the geektacular orgies of Fan Expo, bands take over Kensington Market, and exploring the universe. Festivals: Since you’re probably going to notice an increase in the number of interestingly dressed people downtown...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: August 27, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: a look inside the Forbidden City, Anishinaabe art, and the paintings of Alex Colville. Ongoing… Art: If The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors has a mascot, it’s Emperor Yongzheng. The image...Show More Summary

Urban Planner: August 26, 2014

3 weeks agoCanada / Toronto : Torontoist

In today's Urban Planner: the art of Alex Colville, free yoga and tai chi, and a farmers' market in condo-ville. Ongoing… Art: If The Forbidden City: Inside the Court of China’s Emperors has a mascot, it’s Emperor Yongzheng. The image...Show More Summary

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