Nuit Blanche 2016

Saturday, Oct 1, 2016

Artist Jason Steidman is bringing his second edition of his projected artwork, LightSweetCrude back to the club for Nuit Blanche. This synesthesia-laden installation sees (and hears, tastes, feels), oil spill-like colours visualized in our alleyway. Watch in awe as Jason manipulates the colours to create new shapes and sounds.

Dinner will be served alongside a special show in the main dining room. Without giving too much away, we’ll tell you that you may recognize some of the images you see on screen.

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IWCC: You’re Doing Social Media Wrong

Monday, Oct 3, 2016

The Independent Web Creators of Canada invite you to an informative night of lively discussion and Q&A. Join IWCC Communications Director Dan Speerin (The Young Turks Network) as he talks with the most original minds in social, including Tara Hunt (Truly Social), Carlos Pacheco (Boat Rocker Media) and Elamin Abdelmahmoud (BuzzFeed Canada) as they discuss how to engage your audience and avoid the hidden fails of social media.

The talk will be followed by networking beginning at 9 p.m. You may sign up for just one of these parts or both. Please specify if you would like to attend the talk, reception or both in your email to concierge.

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Spoke Talks with Sean Buckley

Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016

Pushing Projects Forward: How to get a project made in today’s ever-changing, highly-competitive production landscape.

As owner and CEO of one of the most diverse production houses in North America, Sean Buckley has produced top-quality feature films, branded content projects and documentaries. From motion pictures like Milton’s Secret to the Canadian horror comedy Wolfcop, Sean will discuss his strategies and tactics to get your project from script to screen, even when the odds are stacked against you.

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Academy Talks

Thursday, Oct 13, 2016

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Channel 416: The Trouble with Tracy

Monday, Oct 17, 2016

An early example of T.O. playing NYC in a double-header of hijinks, miniskirts, and misadventures, starring Diane Nyland and Steve Weston as a young urban married highrise couple in one of Canadian TV’s most notorious sitcoms. The trouble with THE TROUBLE WITH TRACY might have been that all 130 episodes that aired weekday afternoons in 1970-71 were taped in a marathon session at CTV's Agincourt studio, with seven shows produced every five days. Join curator Mark Selby in a fun romp into Canadian sitcom history where you’ll discuss the episodes after the screening and have the opportunity to meet a special guest.
(two episodes, 25 minutes each)

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Perfectly Imperfect Workshop

Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016

You're a high-achieving woman who knows that boldly pursing your goals, in work and life, demands stepping out of your comfort zone, making mistakes, and taking some risks. Still, you sometimes hold yourself back because of that little voice that tells you you're not ready or not good enough. Through a combination of creative exercises, journalling, and group discussion, you'll learn how to silence that inner critic, flex your "courage muscle," and embrace the beauty and power of being perfectly imperfect.

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