Category Archives: Newsletter

A Midsummer Night’s Newsletter – July 31 – Aug 6 “Acting Edition!”

So my sprog, who just turned 13, is part of Performance Work’s Teen Shakespeare production of Midsummer Night’s Dream! And it’s pretty excellent. (I’m not just saying that cause I’m the Dad). All 18 of these teenagers do a marvelous … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter July 25 – 31 “So Hot Edition!”

I don’t need to tell you that it’s damn hot out there. It’s not end of the world hot like Iraq or Armenia or Mercury or Toronto, but it’s still damn hot. I used to love this weather but now, … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter July 18-24 “Stink Flower Edition!”

So after you’re finished lining up for hours to see a giant flower that smells like a garbage corpse, don’t forget to pop into the Dog to get some fine entertainment to wash out the memory of that highlight of … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter July 10 – 16 “Free Movie Just for You Edition!”

Check out this cool looking new local film premiering at the Rio this week (Thursday the 12th). Want to go? We have some free tickets to give away! The first of you fine folks who replies to this newsletter or … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter July 4 – 10 “No Cars For You Edition!”

This Sunday on the Drive it’s Car Free Day. Please don’t drive your car to Car Free Day. Also 1st Avenue between Clark and Nanaimo is closed for a while so please don’t drive on that street. Maybe just don’t … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter June 26 – July 3 “School’s Out Edition!”

Yep, it’s that time of year again, the sun is getting hotter, dogs are getting lazier and the sprogs are out for summer vacation. It was the best time of year when I was a kid and it’s still pretty … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter June 13 – 20 “Junevember Edition!”

Everyone enjoying the cold dank spring so far? I’m OK with it as the desolate hot and dry Mad Max style summer is lurking in the weeds. Might be a good time to get on down to the Dog and … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter June 6 – 12 “Interesting Things Edition!”

So some of you may remember a former Black Dogger who goes by the name of Keir-la. She was a staple behind the Cambie desk for many years before she moved onto to bigger and better things. One of those … Continue reading

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Black Dog Video Newsletter May 28 – June 4 “Dinosaur Days Edition!”

We’re not ones to take to the political stump here at Black Dog laboratories but I just have to chime in on how disappointed we all are with our pathetic government’s dreadful decision regarding the Kinder Morgan pipeline fiasco. How … Continue reading

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Black Dog Newsletter May 16 – 22 “Pod People Edition!”

So after months of laborious labour, after many movies watched, after an unknowable number of beers consumed, the Black Dog After Dark podcast is finally ready to assault your senses!! Here’s the meat – myself and my two cohorts, Alex … Continue reading

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