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Dougie Boom has established himself as a staple in the Toronto scene. Having played in nearly every bar and club in the city, he's shared the stage with acts such as Chromeo, Flosstradamus, Holy Fuck, Thunderheist and countless others. With his intensive knowledge of music and experience, Dougie Boom jumps seamlessly from one genre to the next and keeps the dance floor moving.
Never Forgive Action is a monthly dance party that began in 2004 to pay tribute to the golden age of hip-hop, spinning classic jams from the sweet spot of 1986 to 1994. Whether it's popular old school favourites from A Tribe Called Quest to De La Soul or obscure ditties by the Wascalz and Y'all So Stupid, NFA's resident DJs Numeric, Ted Dancin', Dalia + host More or Les are here to keep the party going, bridging together generations of hip-hop fans one Friday night at a time.
This Easter long weekend leave the cooking to us.
We’ve prepared you a smoked ham + braised lamb dish for our first-ever FEASTER dinner. Your Sunday spread comes complete with sautéed fiddleheads, buttered carrots, sweet potato + maple purée, gruyère + yukon gratin + even pie too!
Did we mention we've got bottles of red + white for $25.00?
Call our host team to save your spot before April 3rd: 416.531.5042 x 1
Judy Virago and Igby Lizzard, the wicked queens of the west end scene, return to the Drake Underground with their eclectic cast of calamitous characters for an Easter Cabaret quite unlike your regular Sunday service!
Featuring burlesque, drag, circus and live music performances from members of the House of Filth and stars of the Toronto creative scene:
Allysin Chaynes - HOUSE of FILTH
Fay Slift - Ladybear Extraordinairre
Igby Lizzard - Drag terrorist
Judy Virago - The Gender Transcender
Laura Desiree - The Big City Kitty
Nancy Bocock - House of Filth
Quanah Style - Prepare for the hurriquanah
Scarlett Bobo - The Scarlet Harlot
WITH Sasha van Bonbon, co-creator of Toronto's Legendary troupe "The Scandelles" providing a pre-show easter egg extravaganza
$10 - doors at 9pm, shows at 10pm
Blasphemers and heretics welcome -let's get resurrected!
Get your hands dirty every Monday night with some artful food fun: Be a guest judge in one of our competitive cook-offs, get creative with some do-it-yourself food art or sit back and sip a pint as sharp + sassy host Ivy Knight takes your taste buds on a gastronomical mystery tour. We're taking tonight off of 86'D Monday so we can run off that spring lamb + ham. We have to be in bikinis in a MONTH PEOPLE!!
The St. Royals are the new kings of the motown/funk/soul scene. Recently featured on Slice TV, they're an army of Toronto's most talented young players who always pack the dance floor. The St. Royals ooze style and swagger, while bringing authenticity and excitement to the soul era. Most of all, they bring the funk!
Rashaad Newsome discusses his recent work in the AGYU exhibition "Silence Please, the Show is About to Begin" (opening April 8, 6 - 9pm) and presents "The Conductor", a six part video installation that focuses on the performative gestural languages associated with hip-hop culture remixed over Carl Orff's cantata "Carmina Burana".
Image Credit: detail of video still from Rashaad Newsome's The Conductor, 2005-2014 Courtesy of the artist.
Joseph is native. Joseph is dreamer. Joseph is kin.
Join us for a free party featuring a DJ set from the band