Quibi gambles with mobile-only streaming platform amid COVID-19

TORONTO — Creators of the freshly minted subscription streaming platform Quibi had a tough sell on their hands even before the COVID-19 pandemic spiralled us into uncertain financial times. Placing...

Cineplex to keep its theatres doors closed for the foreseeable future

TORONTO — Canada's largest movie exhibitor, Cineplex Inc., will keep its doors closed nationwide into the foreseeable future amid the COVID-19 pandemic. After initially setting an April...
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No winning ticket for Saturday night’s $8 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $8 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. However, the guaranteed $1 million prize was...
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No winning ticket for Friday night’s $70 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $70 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. And of the 10 Maxmillions prizes of...

Announcement regarding upcoming performances

Nothing is more important than the well being of our patrons and symphony members. That is why, after careful consideration, we have decided to...

Netflix relief fund to benefit Canadian groups providing aid to arts community

TORONTO — Netflix has announced a US$100 million global relief fund to support workers in the creative community, including Canada's, amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Ted Sarandos, the streaming giant's...

OLG Prize Centre Temporarily Closed

Lottery sales continue at retail and PlayOLG.ca The health and safety of customers and employees is a priority for OLG. Given the growing concern over the...

National Arts Centre and Facebook partner to support online performances

OTTAWA — The National Arts Centre and Facebook Canada have partnered to support online performances by Canadian artists, including Jim Cuddy and Serena Ryder, during the...

Review: ‘Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ a treat for creative gamers

TORONTO — Video games have long been a form of escapism from the banalities of life, often by giving players the chance to act...

Canada’s entertainment unions asking for EI support for workers during COVID-19

TORONTO — Canada's screen industry is facing significant production shutdowns due to COVID-19, and the country's entertainment unions are calling on the federal government to help their...