Francesca Ekwuyasi Brings Vibrant Literary Prowess to Canada’s East Coast
Halifax writer Francesca Ekwuyasi got her start when she was 10, writing fictional stories in her journal. In her early 20s, still in her native Lagos, Nigeria, she began writing short stories, ultimately submitting one for publication around 2015.
Rob Feenie Joins Vancouver’s Wedgewood Hotel as Chef-in-Residence
Rob Feenie is one of Canada’s most acclaimed chefs. He trained at two three-Michelin-star restaurants in Alsace—Au Crocodile and Le Buerehiesel—and worked with Daniel Boulud and Jean-Georges Vongerichten. And now? Feenie has joined the Relais & Châteaux family at Bacchus, the Wedgewood Hotel’s award-winning restaurant.
On Pointe With Yui Sugawara
Having performed The Nutcracker only once last year due to COVID-19, Yui Sugawara looks forward to performing as the Sugar Plum Fairy in this year's production. “I’m excited to bring such a traditional ballet back to Montreal again,” she says. “It’s an important Christmas ritual for many people, and I’m so happy to be able to bring back the Christmassy vibe to the theatre.”
Antoni Porowski Is on Omega Time
Antoni Porowski’s had a connection with Omega before he really knew anything about watches. Growing up in Brossard, just outside of Montreal, the actor, chef, and star of Netflix’s hit show Queer Eye recalls swim practices spent staring up at the iconic curving red logo on the chronograph.