Anthony Leclair

Anthony Leclair

Author Posts & Bio


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:

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...


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.   © –...


Communion

Communion What a spread! Chopsticks and Papaya; What a way to go.   Meet the county sheriff at the line and Christ will walk it for you.   Be grateful...


The Great Divide

The Great Divide Ontario town Quebec green: forests and farms Vastly close together; apart.     © – Anthony Leclair 2013   Photography by Adam Zivo. To view more of...


Eden’s Clay

Eden’s Clay Honest men and women, you see, are lacking objectivity. Omniscient lord; creator begin, a serpent’s tongue speaks original sin. Isaac, your son is dead you see, in spite...


Farther East

Farther East North Bay: The eagle feather flies and the union flag buys its time to share the courtroom;   the maple leaf is hoisted, but often only to half-mast....


North Bay Hot Chocolate

North Bay Hot Chocolate Look who trample the Twiggs; Snap, snap, snap. Do they fall? They crash. And the leaves blow in patio breeze as back-alley bunnies the night before....


Night and Day

Night and Day Night’s candles are burnt out: Returned to Phoebus’ lodging. The world over the chariot rides But we light our lives with a stolen fire.   Vultures, Would...


Old Haunt

Old Haunt Welcome to the old haunt my mistress in the dark. lay in time, oh mistress mine, and let me make my mark.   Dance with me among the...