Author Archives: Edward Brain

About Edward Brain

I am a long time condo activist and have a background in Business Administration.

‘Pressure’ at the Royal Alexandra Theatre

I saw David Haig’s play Pressure at the Royal Alexandra Theatre on February 15th, 2023. The play stars Kevin Doyle as Dr. James Stagg, Malcolm Sinclair as General Dwight D. “Ike” Eisenhower, Laura Rogers as Lieutenant Kay Summersby, and Philip … Continue reading

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10th Anniversary of My Site

Today, February 3rd, 2023 marks the 10th anniversary that my blog has been in existence. A lot has changed since February 3rd, 2013 when I started this blog. I have posted many reviews of plays, operas, etc. I have seen … Continue reading

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Former Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario David Onley Passes Away

David Onley, the former Lieutenant-Governor of Ontario, has passed away at age 72. Mr. Onley was the 28th Lieutenant-Governor and served from 2007 to 2014. Prior to that he had a long career in journalism.

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25 Years of the ‘Megacity’ of Toronto

January 1st, 2023 marked the 25th anniversary of the City of Toronto becoming a ‘megacity.’ Prior to January 1st, 1998, the city we now call Toronto was comprised of six distinct cities: East York, Etobicoke North York, Scarborough, Toronto, and … Continue reading

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2022: Year in Review

It’s now the end of 2022. Looks take a look at what occurred this year: January Sidney Poitier Passed Away on January 7th at the age of 94. February Queen Elizabeth II Celebrated her Platinum Jubilee on February 6th. Canada won 26 … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

I just want to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas. May you spend your Christmas with family and friends and have a wonderful and enjoyable Christmas. The year is coming to a close and I would also like to thank … Continue reading

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World Cup Finals Set

The 2022 World Cup Final is now set. The final sees the two-time, and reigning Champions, France, taking on another two time Champion, Argentina. The final takes place on December 18th, while the day before Morocco takes on Croatia in … Continue reading

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World Cup 2022: Quarterfinals

The Quarterfinals of the 2022 World Cup are now set. The following teams will meet in the Quarterfinals:

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World Cup 2022: Round of 16

The knockout stages of the FIFA World Cup are now ready to begin with the Round of 16 set. Let’s look at the matchups:

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Argonauts Celebrate 18th Grey Cup Title

On November 24th, 2022, the Toronto Argonauts celebrated their win in the 109th Grey Cup game. The win marks their 18th title, the most of any team. They have also won the Cup in their last seven trips to the … Continue reading

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