Canadian Performing Arts Venues Hit With More Layoffs
TO Live, the Canadian agency that operates various arts venues, announced multiple layoffs amid widespread cancellations due to the coronavirus pandemic. Already, 480 unionized, part-time, and casual staff employees were laid off or placed on temporary leave, and now, an addition 115 full-time positions have been affected, according to... Read more
On-Stage Brawl At Pusha T Concert In Toronto Leaves Four Injured
During Pusha T’s concert in Toronto last night, a brawl broke out, leaving four people injured. Pusha has been in a fued with rapper Drake for years, and while the duo agreed to take a step back, “F-Drake” was portrayed on a screen behind Pusha during a concert last... Read more
Ontario AG Naqvi Floats New Rules to Battle Scalping, Bots
After announcing late last week that a survey indicated broad support for reforms in the ticket industry, Ontario Attorney General Yasir Naqvi proposed legislation that would outlaw the use of “bots” on Monday, but offered little detail as to the specifics of the legislation. According to a story by... Read more