Author: Ryan M. Sero

Getting Lost in the Gallery – Toronto

By Ryan M. Sero | February 13, 2020
Art Gallery of Ontario

You should go to the Art Gallery of Ontario, and you should get lost in there. I saw a play some time ago, the play was titled Red, and it was about Rothko, a famous painter whose work started in the 1920s. Rothko was most famous for layering coloured, geometric shapes on a canvas. They were also huge. Some of them measured eighty-five by sixty-five inches. He was also very,...

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Whatever Day You Crave, Give Ripley’s Aquarium a Try!

By Ryan M. Sero | December 12, 2019
tram through aquarium

It’s T minus two days from the event I don’t know is happening yet and my wife and I are talking while the kids are eating dinner. “Oh!” she says, with that tone which means she almost forgot to tell me something. Now I know that there will be an information steam roller coming down on me and I have to step out of the way. It’s happening, I just...

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Live Theatre for a Fun December in Toronto: An Outsider’s Insiders’ Recommendations

By Ryan M. Sero | December 5, 2019

I once discovered that Grease 2 is literally unwatchable. I was down in the United States, and I was on my own for one of the first times in my life, taking a weekend screenwriting course in San Diego, and I had made a crucial error in calculation: in my haste and excitement, I had forgotten to pack a book. So there I sat in my motel room, flicking through...

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