Anthony Leclair

Anthony Leclair

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Author Since: 2013-05-30 04:45:12

Website: http://leclair-studios.com/

Bio: Anthony Leclair is a dedicated and passionate artist who has, for over ten years now, been creating in all manner of art: poetry, music, theatre, film, photography and visual art. An honours graduate of Canadore College’s Theatre Arts program, Anthony has written, produced and released one solo album (and is working on his second), has worked on a number of professional theatre and film projects in Ottawa, Toronto and Halifax, and has founded Leclair Studios: an artistic, and educational organization which has held a number of workshops and classes on Stage Combat, Acting Fundamentals, Voice, Shakespeare and more. Currently, Anthony resides in Toronto and runs both a photography and a music studio out of his apartment, plays music around town, and manages Swept.


Posts By Anthony Leclair:

CNN Looking MOOSt Ridiculous.

CNN’s news correspondent, Jeanne Moos, whom I struggle to call a journalist, has pushed CNN to match the same degree of journalistic integrity as FOX News. With the pomposity of...


In Whose Best Interest? (A Discussion on Shared Parenting)

Recently, I had the privilege of speaking to Associate Professor of Social Work at UBC, Dr. Edward Kruk about his involvement in the Equal Shared Parenting movement. A professor, a...


Daniel Levinson Gets to the Point of Rapier Wit

“The more you know about the human body, how it moves, and how it can fail, the healthier you can be, but also you can create some rather interesting choices.”...


“Praying Won’t Help. Doing Will.”

General Heresy is a column dedicated to investigating, and making public, different faiths and philosophies, as well as religions and related organizations and events. VANCOUVER, BC — The Centre for...


Night on the Town/the Morning After

Fail to find, in tile floors, The glimmer of the glaring gods.   Raised and lowered,   Trip to find the chipping wood And table dancers of tin and glass...


Raise a Glass To Hitch (Accept No Substitutes)

General Heresy is a column dedicated to investigating, and making public, different faiths and philosophies, as well as religions and related organizations and events. Two years ago, December 15th, one...


Who needs a pick-me-up? Swept interviews a Toronto pickup artist

Toronto has begun to see an influx of what are referred to as PUAs, or pickup artists. A significant presence at both the University of Toronto campus as well as...


Holiday Heresy

General Heresy is a column dedicated to investigating, and making public, different faiths and philosophies, as well as religions and related organizations and events. Holiday Harbinger – vs – Holiday...


Awkward

Here you’ll find, to pass the time, A chunky piece of terrible rhyme. Easy find the open lines, but look then for an end, Finish with the… Meet me in...


Mike Rinder ‘Clears’ up Scientology

General Heresy is a column dedicated to investigating, and making public, different faiths and philosophies, as well as religions and related organizations. In this second installation, I spoke to former...


My Life, My Journey – how old do you feel?

Merz Pharma Canada, an aspiring leader in the treatment of movement disorders, and aesthetics and dermatology, recently held a survey in support of their “My Life, My Journey” Merz Aesthetics...


Speech Free in Tennessee?

Cole Montalvo, 24, was arrested at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga yesterday, for resisting arrest, after attempting to reason with street-preacher, Angela Cummings. Angela Cummings, a regular “fire and brimstone”...


The Laval 10: Perilous or Paltry?

In recent years there has been a plethora of cyber-sex/sexting exploitation cases concerning minors in Canada and around the world. The digital age has raised a whole series of questions...


Scientology in the clear?

General Heresy is a column dedicated to investigating, and making public, different faiths and philosophies, as well as religions and related organizations. In recent years, Scientology has become a rising...


A cartographic wet dream

Nathan Ng, a 15-year resident, and professed lover of Toronto, has given Torontonians and the whole world a fantastic perspective on the history of growth in Toronto. Thanks to Nathan’s...


Every day is an atheist holiday: Swept looks at CFI

This past week, I delved into the surprisingly wide world of atheism here in Toronto. Not only did I meet with CFI (Centre for Inquiry) founder and spokesperson, Justin Trottier,...


Wasted Nights

Wasted Nights Evenings waste away to shattered dreams of fidelity in dark corners with kisses so far removed from familiarity. Though strangely familiar it may seem, as though another like...


Summer Sweet

Summer Sweet by Anthony J.S. Leclair Ah, Summer. Lawn mowers roaring, dogs barking at the returned geese…geese chasing the barking dogs, the patio door swinging wide and loosely back and...


Longing

Longing If ever there were time to fly and soar upon the blackest sky: brave thunder, lightning, and heavy rain, t’would be to see your face again.   © –...


For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge

“For Unlawful Carnal Knowledge”   Magic is the maypole dance, And truth is the carnality of those pagan priests; Holy orders in a never ending fantasy of The rights of...