Stratford Festival Macbeth

This Shakespeare favourite is a haunting story of ambition and its dark consequences, where a military hero and his wife conspire to seize the throne of Scotland. Starring Ian Lake as the power-mad Scottish King and Republic of Doyle's Krystin Pellerin as a charming but devious Lady Macbeth, the show was among the festival's top-selling tickets of all time.
  • 2017
  • 01:55:48
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 02/13/2018

News in Review - November 2000 Margaret Atwood: A Canadian Novelist

Margaret Atwood's latest novel, The Blind Assassin, which won the internationally prestigious Booker Prize and at the time of this writing was nominated for the Governor General's Award for literature, is the point of departure for reviewing the career of one of Canada's leading novelists. As a strong model of Canadian literature and a major player on the literary scene ...
  • 2000
  • 00:13:26
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 11/15/2000

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CBC Docs POV Margaret Atwood: Encounters

Margaret Atwood’s work has arguably never been more relevant than it is today. Readers are turning to it as they face the rise of authoritarian politics, rapidly evolving technologies and the slow-motion disaster of climate change. Nearly two million people follow Atwood’s early-morning tweets. The success of the television adaptation of her novel The Handmaid’s Tale has made Atwood even more of ...
  • 2019
  • 00:44:10
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/26/2020

CBC Drama Special Michel Tremblay's Les Belles-soeurs

Germaine, a Montreal housewife, has won a million Gold Star stamps (stamps given out by grocery stores, which customers stuck into little booklets and exchanged for goods like barbecues and lawn chairs) and has invited all the women she knows to come over and help her stick them into the booklets. As they stick, the women discuss the men in ...
  • 1977
  • 01:41:53
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 07/24/2015

Bookaboo Monsters Love Underpants with Adam Copeland

Bookaboo and WWE champion Adam (Edge) Copeland take to the ring in a puppet vs. pro-wrestler showdown before sharing a hilarious story called Monsters Love Underpants.
  • 2016
  • 00:11:06
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 01/08/2018

News in Review - May 1992 Mordecai Richler: Stirring Emotions

Richler's statements in his book about the supposed plight of Anglo-Quebeckers created controversy inside and outside Quebec. This controversy is the catalyst for highlighting key issues in the constitutional debate.
  • 1992
  • 00:11:02
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/15/1992

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CBC Drama Special Much Ado About Nothing

Love, they say, is blind, and so it certainly seems in this sunny romantic comedy of misleading appearances, mistaken identities and deceptions both playful and perverse. As Beatrice and Benedick, old antagonists in the skirmishes of the heart, wage their "merry war" of witty insults, the villainous Don John plots to destroy a rival's happiness. But the Don has reckoned ...
  • 1988
  • 02:21:18
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 06/14/2013

Wandering Wenda N: The Nacho and Noodle Nabbing Ninjas of Niagara Falls

Our nifty heroes are in Niagara Falls where a nasty ninja fight spills nacho cheese and noodles into the Niagara River!
  • 2017
  • 00:08:42
  • 5-8
  • Added on: 08/02/2017

Studio K Nursery Rhymes with Cottonball: Itsy Bitsy Spider

Cottonball leads her animated buddies in this singalong, while her young friends get moving to the music.
  • 2017
  • 00:01:50
  • 4 and under
  • Added on: 11/05/2018

Studio K Nursery Rhymes with Cottonball: Row, Row, Row Your Boat

Sing along to this classic with Cottonball and friends (try out the rounds)!
  • 2017
  • 00:01:56
  • 4 and under
  • Added on: 11/05/2018

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