Film on music

Genre-jugglers Les Projectionnistes will play this Saturday at the St. John’s Jazz Fest. Elling Lien took a look through their luggage to make sure they’re not concealing any dangerous avant-garde goods.

Rabbittown Movie Buffs Club sked!

If you missed it on the front page, here is a schedule for the next two weeks of Rabbittown's Movie Buffs Club screenings. Movies start at 8:00pm, tickets $5.00. The Rabbittown Theatre is located on the corner of Merrymeeting Rd. & Linscott St.       …

Queer spirit

Tomasz Mrozewski talks to local LGBT activist Gillian Strong about Pride's first interfaith service.

All too ordinary

Danielle Devereaux finds similarities between the Labrador film My People’s Journey and the Argentinian An Ordinary Family.Two documentaries: An Ordinary Family, by Swedish filmmaker Fredrik Gertten, and My People’s Journey from Innu filmmaker Christine Poker.

The Horror! The Horror!

We sent Rodney Wall to a preview of the Nickel’s Late Night Horror Show and he disappeared without a trace. Tracing his footsteps in the mud we found only some tufts of hair and this article scrawled on a sheet of looseleaf.

Movie Buffs Club

    The blockbuster hits of the Empire are not usually enough for film fans in St. John’s, and the summer always seems like the dry season, due to the absence of the MUN Film Society and various student groups. Those searching for the latest independent…

East Coast Tour of Professional Psychics

According to the people at the East Coast Tour of Professional Psychics, "fortune telling is the world's second oldest profession." Their 13th Annual Psychic Fair comes to the Holiday Inn this weekend, showcasing palm readers, specialists in the paranormal arts, clairvoyants, numerologists and more.   …

Astroloscopes for July 20-26

Cancer (June 22 – July 22) I know I know you from somewhere. Police line-up? The crack-house on Gower? City council? Birthdays this week: Alex Trebek (22nd) Monica Lewinsky (23rd), Jennifer Lopez (24th), and Sandra Bullock (26th). E-mail: birthdays@thescope.ca

Shooting stars

Frances Beatrix lets you in on a little secret about female ejaculation. Dear Frances B, What’s the deal with female ejaculation? Can only some people do it? How do you know when you’re peeing and when you’re ejaculating? I’m not grossed out by pee but…

Head cold kills weekend of culture

Here I was, figuring this blog would be a great chance to post reviews – something it seems to me this town is sorely lacking, except for Craig Francis Power's Art in Newfoundland blog. I had a whole lineup of shit to do for this…

Other events Thursday

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333 Stop Animation Workshop, Brad Peyton will show you how to begin, what materials work best and what you can achieve on a minimal budget. $10, 10-3pm. Limited space, call 576-3378 to reserve. Followed by free open-to-the-public Q&A 3:30-4:30pm,…

Other events Sunday

Family Days at the Garden, nature hike 10am, story time w/ arts & crafts 11am, dining w/ ducks noon, garden tour 1pm, puppet show/story time 2pm, nature hike & duck feeding 3pm. Call for prices 737-8590, Botanical Gardens Psychic Fair: Crystal balls, tarot cards &…