Get Rrrrrrrrrrready! Our final RPS tournament of the season is here. That's right, we are crowning a summer champ. That's bragging rights all summer long baby! Not only do you get bragging rights, you get a nameplate on the prestigious trophy AND a cool $150 grand prize (aka enough for 32 pairs of crappy flip flops).
Here's the info -32 spots to register -$5 to enter -Sign up is at 8:30 (come early) -Rounds 1&2: best of 3. -Quarter and Semi-finals: best-of-5. - Finals 'Ultimate best of 7'
Nicknames and aliases highly encouraged.
We play Rock, Paper, Scissors by the World RPS Society rules, which states, "throwing" takes place on the third beat ("1-2-[release]").... See MoreSee Less
THE RULES: Two hours of silence. Your beer. Your book. No talking. No phones. No cover. Get there early to get a good seat.
..And Black Sheep Restaurant will provide reading snacks.
PLOT TWIST: This Silent Reading will double as one of our Goodwill Bot fundraisers for a new initiative called East Bound: Talking Atlantic Books! We will have a book swap box present with a give-a-book, take-a-book policy or a donation per book. Bring in any unused books you have laying around the house!... See MoreSee Less
Calling all Witches, Wizards & Muggles near and far. On April 30th, you're in for a magical day.
Slytherin to Good Robot for a Harry Potter themed event. Make sure to dig through your vanishing (costume) cabinet and bring your best cloak for the costume contest. Extra points for invisibility cloak.*
*Must be real or NO points for Gryffindor.
There will be a heated Quidditch match. Will you catch the golden snitch? In your mouth? Defeat Malfoy? Well, Granger things have happened...
Okay, come on now, don't be Riddikulus. We're Sirius about this.
We've even made our own version of Butterbeer. It'll be featured on tap, so you can sip and make your own wand (*Powers not included.)
written by Christian Barry, Hannah Moscovitch, and Ben Caplan directed by Christian Barry
2b theatre company joins forces with klezmer-folk sensation Ben Caplan and Dora Award-winning playwright Hannah Moscovitch to tell a Canadian refugee story that hits close to home.
This genre-bending music-theatre hybrid is inspired by the real life story of Moscovitch’s great-grandparents, both Romanian Jews, immigrating to Canada in the early twentieth century. Ben Caplan plays the mysterious emcee in this examination of the refugee experience, viewed through the historical lens of Jewish immigrants a hundred years ago. And it’s also a love story, albeit one with its fair share of loss. The show will take the form of a humourously dark folktale woven together with a high-energy concert.
Special thanks to the Citadel Theatre, the Theatre Arts Residency Program at Banff Centre, and the National Arts Centre for their contributions to the development of Old Stock.
2b gratefully acknowledges support from the city of Halifax, Nova Scotia's Department of Communities, Culture, and Heritage, Arts Nova Scotia, the Canada Council for the Arts, Canadian Heritage, Business for the Arts, Office Interiors, O'Regan's, Red Door Realty, and RBC Financial Group.... See MoreSee Less
Craft Beer Week has ended. And so, it seems, has your vitality, your health, your eye sparkle. Good Robot Brewing Company is somewhat happy to present the Hangover Triage, a cure from a week of fun.
Start your day off with yoga in our beer garden at 11AM, then treat yourself to a coffee and beer pairing from Bottleneck Coffee Co., crushable beers from various NS breweries, brunch by Rinaldo's, and an oxygen bar to replenish your supply.
Then, take a nap and come back in the evening for light, crushable beers and an outdoor screening of Dazed and Confused. Feel free to wear a bathrobe, pajamas, or whatever other loungewear you typically don on a day after fun.... See MoreSee Less
Join us at Good Robot and help us raise funds for ocean education and the creation of the Back to the Sea Aquarium!
Good Robot will be donating $1 of every pint sold to the Back to the Sea Society. Our team will also be onsite from 5 to 9pm with some fun games for the chance to win some prizes. And we'll have some live animals with us, including sea stars, urchins and crabs!
Join us Saturday May 27 for Northumbeerfest 2017. A festival celebrating great Nova Scotia craft beer and great live entertainment. Tickets $50 plus tax – which includes craft beer samplers. Taking place indoors in Main Lodge at Pictou Lodge Beach Resort. We will have a selection of pub food available – should be a great night! Doors open at 6PM. Must be 19 years of age.
Beer vendors on site include Uncle Leo’s, Tatamagouche Brewing, Big Spruce, Sober Island, Good Robot, and Garrison Brewing. Entertainment includes JD Clarke, Pretty Archie, and The Divorcees! Pictou Lodge will have pub food available for order. Accommodations available as well. For bookings please call (902)485-4322 Monday through Friday from 9AM to 4PM or email us at email@example.com. Credit card required to reserve your ticket – unfortunately no refunds available. Get your ticket now – this event will sell out and promises to be a great time!... See MoreSee Less