Category: Entertainment

The Biggest Pride Celebrations Around the World

Pride celebrations are vibrant, jubilant events that mark the ongoing fight for LGBTQIA+ rights and equality. What started as a commemoration of the Stonewall Riots of 1969 has blossomed into a global phenomenon, with cities across the world hosting their…

24th Annual When Sisters Speak Takes Viewers on a Roller Coaster

March 9th marks the 24th annual When Sisters Speak Spoken Word Concert as part of Black Mental Health Week. We spoke with the founder of When Sisters Speak, Dwayne Morgan, a 2023 Order of Ontario appointee and two-time Canadian National…

TIFF 2023: Lil Nas X Doc Premiere ‘Long Live Montero’

The world premiere of Lil Nas X‘s documentary Lil Nas X: Long Live Montero at TIFF 23, scheduled for its gala screening at 10 pm on Saturday evening, was halted after a bomb threat was called in singling-out the artist….

ILLUMINARIUM opens in Toronto’s Distillery District

This week marks the opening of Illuminarium at The Distillery District, a brand new permanent immersive entertainment venue located at 28 Distillery Lane.  Two artistic experiences will be on offer; WAKING WONDERLAND and SPACE: A Journey to the Moon and…

Luminato returns to Toronto

Summer is almost here and with it comes the bevy of festivals, activations and events that enliven our fair city.  This June, Luminato returns from the 7th to 18th.  The arts and and culture extravaganza will filled to the brim…

COVER STORY – The world according to Scarlett BoBo

Meet December’s cover star, Scarlett BoBo! As always, our cover feature was shot by celebrity and fashion photographer Lindsay Anne Delaney, ADDICTED’s own Fashion Editor.  For the companion interview, we enlisted the talents of ADDICTED’s resident drag expert, Marie Nicola. …