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“Break a leg!” and other theatre superstitions

The theatre is a very superstitious place, as is evidenced by the old “break a leg” wish for good luck. Centennial College’s Theatre Arts and Performance program can prepare you for a career that will actually see you live out these superstitions.


A Young Journalist's March on Washington

Just like the women (and men) of the world felt it was their duty to stand up to U.S. President Donald Trump’s rhetoric, I felt it was my duty as a journalist to report on it. A couple of days after Trump was elected, I started seeing Facebook events for the Women’s March on Washington. I didn’t know how, but I knew I would be in Washington, D.C. on Jan. 21. It turns out to be as easy as buying a bus ticket. Two weeks before the march, I found a delegation of Canadian women who were making the 12-hour journey to Washington, and there was my ride and my story.