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 INDISPOSABLE: A Devised Theatre Exploration into Brantford’s Opioid Epidemic.

Grandview Theatre Presents INDISPOSABLE

Posted on Friday, August 13, 2021 10:00 AM

In honour of International Overdose Awareness Day, Grandview Theatre Company will be presenting INDISPOSABLE: A Devised Theatre Exploration into Brantford’s Opioid Epidemic.

The approximately 40-minute production is a newly developed work in progress, based on recorded interviews with locals who have lived experience with substance abuse. It will be presented for the first time, live on Zoom, on Saturday, August 28, Sunday, August 29, and Tuesday, August 31 (International Overdose Awareness Day)...

August Featured Artist, Victoria Hudson Muir

August Featured Artist, Victoria Hudson-Muir

Posted on Tuesday, August 10, 2021 09:44 AM

August’s Featured Artist is a Brantford-based theatre artist and arts manager named Victoria Hudson-Muir. Victoria holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts Degree in English Language & Literature from Wilfrid Laurier University, a Graduate Certificate from Humber College’s Arts Administration & Cultural Management Program, a Certificate in Shakespearean Acting from London, UK’s prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, and has also completed the Hamilton Fringe’s Artistic Leadership & Entrepreneurial...

Eric Mills

July Featured Artist - Eric Mills

Posted on Monday, July 05, 2021 12:13 PM

July’s Featured Artist is Eric Mills, a singer/songwriter from Brantford. Mills has been singing and playing the guitar since he was twelve years old and made the decision to pursue this interest full-time in 2009.

Mills, like other musicians during the pandemic, has not been able to play any in-person shows but has been able to put out a consistent stream of virtual shows streamed over Facebook Live as well as his YouTube channel aptly named Eric Mills Covers. The pandemic has also allowed him the...

Art supplies on table

June Featured Artist - Barbara Sutherland

Posted on Friday, May 28, 2021 12:25 PM

June’s Featured Artist is Barbara Sutherland, a painter whose artistic forms include acrylic, watercolours, encaustic and plaster. Recently, Barbara has chosen to revisit her passion for encaustic art and has created a home studio specifically designed for this art form. Encaustic, meaning to burn or fuse, is an ancient painting medium first practiced by Green artists as far back as the 4th century BCE. It combines melted beeswax with dry pigment and tree resin. Her most recent encaustic...

Tyler Wilson sings into a microphone

May Featured Artist - Tyler Wilson

Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021 09:13 AM

May’s Featured Artist is Tyler Wilson, a musician from Brantford, Ontario. Wilson has been playing the guitar since he was just six years old and has been performing live music in Brantford and the surrounding area since 2003 both as a solo artist and member of various bands.

Prior to the pandemic, Wilson frequently played in bars and restaurants in Brantford, Hamilton, Burlington and the GTA. Since being forced into lockdown in March 2020, Wilson has missed performing live, but has devoted more...