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WATCH: “Sunken Treasures” Jerry Muskrat and Captain Nemo at the Shipwrecks of the Hamilton and Scourge

posted on 2015-07-07

Jerry Muskrat drifts from Hamilton to Saint-Catharines and finds he is above a Canadian National Historic site. At the bottom of Lake Ontario is the shipwreck sites of the Hamilton and Scourge, two warships from the War of 1812. Jerry learns how ...

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5 Days to World Premiere!

posted on 2015-07-06

TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEA WILL BE THE FIRST WORLD PREMIERE PERFORMANCE Commissioned by PANAMANIA, The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games Arts and Culture Festival LIMITED RUN FROM JULY 11-15, 2015 TORONTO, ON: The first ...

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Montreal student contest winner's drawing turned into a Battery Hero guest star on Kidoons​

posted on 2015-05-06

The world has a new superhero, one who promotes battery recycling and prevents batteries from filling up our landfills. The hero’s name is ‘Battery Bob’, and he was created by Demetrios A., a grade 6 student at Montreal’s Selwyn House ...

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Congratulations to our EARTH DAY Battery Hero Winner Demetrios!

posted on 2015-04-22

This Earth Day, think about how you can reduce waste, like recycling your dead batteries. We were thrilled to receive over 750 design submissions for the "EcoKids Battery Hero Art Contest"... we were very impressed by the talent and imagination ...

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WATCH: Backstage in the Theatre Part 1 "Setting up a Show"

posted on 2015-03-25

Rick Miller, BOOM’s writer/director/performer, takes us behind the scenes to show how the touring version is set up. Filmed on location at The Capitol Theatre in Nelson, BC, we see how such a complex multimedia show was adapted for an 8-hour ...

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World Water Day: "Make a Splash!" with Kidoons and Toronto Live Green and RBC Blue Water Foundation

posted on 2015-03-18

Kidoons is partnered with The City of Toronto's Live Green program and RBC Blue Water Project on a super new contest that will make you think about what water means to you! First Prize! • $5,000 towards a green project at your school • ...

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BOOM kicks-off its BC Tour at the Kay Meek Centre in West Vancouver

posted on 2015-03-03

See @Rick Miller in the KDOONS / WYRD Production BOOM on a 4-city British Columbia tour of its touring version. For arts lovers in West Vancouver, Vernon, Kelowna, and Nelson (and surrounding cities), this is your only chance to see BOOM before ...

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WATCH: Rick Miller on Canada AM for BOOM

posted on 2015-01-14

Rick Miller stopped by the studio of Canada AM to perform some bits of BOOM, his new solo show presented by Mirvish at the Panasonic Theatre Toronto Jan 15 - Feb 1 WATCH the video on CTV.ca BOOM presents 25 years of history, 25 classic hits, ...

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PROJECT WILD THING, a film presented by Kidoons' new partner Earth Day Canada

posted on 2014-11-21

Join Earth Day Canada, a new partner and friend of Kidoons, at the public screening of PROJECT WILD THING on November 26th in Toronto! What might happen if a generation becomes completely disconnected from the outdoors and the natural ...

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Rick Miller co-hosts "We Are Pan Am" one-year countdown

posted on 2014-07-23

July 11-12 2014: 20K co-creator Rick Miller joins co-hosts Amanda Martinez and Nicole Brooks to launch the official one year countdown to the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in July 2015. It's called WE ARE PAN AM, an amazing two-day ...

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Rick Miller co-hosts "We Are Pan Am" one-year countdown

posted on 2014-07-23

July 11-12 2014: 20K co-creator Rick Miller joins co-hosts Amanda Martinez and Nicole Brooks to launch the official one year countdown to the Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games in July 2015. It's called WE ARE PAN AM, an amazing two-day ...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Behind The Scenes: Richard Feren

posted on 2014-07-11

Richard Feren : Sound Design Richard has been creating music and sound scores for Canadian theatre, dance and film since 1992. He also composes his own music and his first album, Rapture, was released on CD in 1997 under the name Crimescene, ...

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Twenty Thousand Leagues Behind The Scenes: Itai Erdal

posted on 2014-07-09

Itai Erdal : Lighting Designer Itai has designed over 150 shows for theatre and dance companies in Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal, Tel Aviv, Berlin, London and New York. Some of the companies he worked with include The Stratford Shakespeare ...

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Happy Canada Day, eh!

posted on 2014-06-30

KDOONS Network celebrates Canada Day! July 1st marks the joining of the British North American colonies of Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and the Province of Canada into a single country called Canada within the British Empire with four provinces ...

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NASA: West Antarctic Ice Sheet Melt Has Begun And Is Unstoppable

posted on 2014-05-21

A new study by researchers at NASA and the University of California, Irvine, finds a rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in an irreversible state of decline, with nothing to stop the glaciers in this area from ...

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NASA: West Antarctic Ice Sheet Melt Has Begun And Is Unstoppable

posted on 2014-05-21

A new study by researchers at NASA and the University of California, Irvine, finds a rapidly melting section of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet appears to be in an irreversible state of decline, with nothing to stop the glaciers in this area from ...

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Blue Whale that washed up will end up in Royal Ontario Museum

posted on 2014-05-15

From tragedy to science: the dead blue whale that washed up in Newfoundland and Labrador will end up in Royal Ontario Museum. Blue whales are the largest animal to ever exist on Earth: they are also highly endangered. Sadly, a pod of blue ...

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Canadian government removes humpback whales off threatened species list

posted on 2014-04-23

The North Pacific population of humpback whales has been removed from the list of threatened species. This announcement followed the report from the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada that stated that the numbers of whales ...

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Get ready to celebrate #EarthDay on April 22

posted on 2014-04-16

Earth Day is an annual event held worldwide to inspire awareness of and appreciation for earth's environment. It was originally held on the annual celebration of the March Equinox and still is by many people. However, it is generally celebrated ...

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Celebrating World Water Day March 22

posted on 2014-03-21

World Water Day is observed annually on March 22. First "World Water Day" was declared by the United Nations General Assembly on March 22, 1993. This event is held as a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating ...

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The Blue Whales: An Endangered Species in the Saint-Laurent

posted on 2013-05-07

The blue whale (Balaenoptera musculus) is a marine mammal belonging to the suborder of baleen whales (called Mysticeti). At 30 metres (98 ft) in length and 170 tonnes (190 short tons) or more in weight, it is the largest known animal to have ...

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