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Toronto Star - Entertainment

Movies -- Olivia Newton-John, superstar singer and actress, dies at 73 -- Newton-John had such hits as "Physical" and "You're the One That I Want."

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Olivia Newton-John, who played Sandy in 'Grease,' dies at 73

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Writer and editor Stan Dragland, who co-founded poetry press Brick Books, dies at 79

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Stratford festival -- A tangled love story unfolds with lavish costumes and expert performances in Stratford's 'All's Well That Ends Well'

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Music -- Fans demanding refunds after Kultureland, other local festivals spiral into chaos over the weekend

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What to watch - Drag Race and 'Never Have I Ever' return, plus more to stream on Netflix and Crave this week - 22 hrs ago

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Music - Review - Drake's Young Money reunion with Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj was a thrillingly nostalgic act of mythmaking - 11 hrs ago

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Filmmaker Lars von Trier diagnosed with Parkinson's

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Jennette McCurdy rises above childhood trauma with new book

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Kultureland organizer says music festival burdened by series of setbacks

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Music -- It's not just Lizzo and Beyoncé; check out these hits that had objectionable lyrics rewritten -- This isn't the first time big names received blowback and had to reconsider lyric choices. Times change. Meanings change. Sensitivities change....

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Drake rescheduled his 'Young Money Reunion' concert for Saturday. Here's what fans are saying

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Drake's cancelled Toronto concert rescheduled for Saturday after negative COVID test

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Drake secures first Emmy nomination as he's added to contenders for 'Euphoria'

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Ontario electronic music festival Ever After pulls plug a week before start date

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Juno Awards pick new date, shifting one day to avoid the Oscars

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Books - Review - Iconic Kiki, muse of Man Ray, and her role in the birth of modern art in 1920s Paris focus of new biography - 4 days ago

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Books - 4 fearsome novels that resurrect monsters, ghosts and the spirit of classic horror - 4 days ago

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Books - The bestselling books in Canada for the week ending Aug. 3, 2022 - Toronto Star bestsellers lists show the books Canadians bought this week. 5 days ago

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Books - Missing woman among nominees for Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour - 5 days ago

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Books - Review - Feted debut novelist Zain Khalid's 'Brother Alive' is 'stunningly ambitious and complex' Jul. 29, 2022

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Movies - Review - Peter Howell: Brad Pitt is like Bugs Bunny in a speeding convoy of murderous Elmer Fudds in Bullet Train - "Bullet Train" is a summer action vehicle where the gas pedal is fully depressed but the brain is set in neutral. 4 days ago

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Movies - Review - Review: 'Easter Sunday' is a loving ode to Filipino culture - 4 days ago

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TIFF - TIFF reveals Discovery, Midnight Madness lineups, including Weird Al Yankovic biopic - 4 days ago

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TIFF reveals Discovery, Midnight Madness lineups, including Al Yankovic biopic

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Warner Bros. axes $90 million 'Batgirl' movie that had been planned for HBO Max

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Movies - Review - Review: Youth and anarchy in 'Bodies Bodies Bodies' 5 days ago

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Television -- Why do Canadians excel on American reality TV shows? Could be our brains, our backgrounds or our niceness -- "Survivor" winner Maryanne Oketch, and "Bachelorette" and "Dancing With the Stars" champ Kaitlyn Bristowe ponder recent run of reality luck.

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'No crying in baseball': Vancouver's Kelly McCormack takes on famous line in reboot

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August streaming picks: Ron Howard's cave rescue drama, an explosive Woodstock doc

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What to Watch -- Howie Mandel, a doc on Woodstock '99 and a steamy summer rom-com: here's what to stream on Netflix, Crave and more this week

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Television -- Nichelle Nichols, Lt. Uhura on 'Star Trek,' has died at 89 -- Jul. 31, 2022

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THEATRE -- Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' is reimagined as a 'utopia' with talking plants for the Dream in High Park -- Director Anand Rajaram wanted it to work for children or those who don't know Shakespeare. "There's a very strong cartoon esthetic to the show."

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Dancing in the park: Dusk Dances' brings pay-what-you can live performance back to Withrow Park, with a few twists

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Thomas Mitchell Barnet is still figuring out Scorpius Malfoy in 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child'

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Visual Arts -- If one picture's worth 1,000 words, what do 1,000 portraits add up to? '10x10' celebrates LGBTQ culture makers for a final year -- The photography project, which began at the Gladstone 10 years ago, ends its reign at the Art Gallery of Mississauga.

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Visual Arts -- The Toronto Outdoor Art Fair is back and there's eye candy galore

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Visual Arts -- TIFF Bell Lightbox mural by Jieun (June) Kim brings some Seoul to Toronto

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