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memories of the ’70s – Witch’s Night Out

Kids of the 1970s were treated to several Halloween specials, including this made in Canada gem: Witch’s Night Out.  Produced, directed and written by John Leach, this animated kids’ Halloween special featured eight unique voices, including Gilda Radner, Catherine O’Hara … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Kids in the Hall

In the Great White North, we’re known for producing some funny people, and in the late 1980s, five guys went from being sketch comedy club faves to tv stars with The Kids in the Hall. Forming as a sketch comedy … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – The Kids of Degrassi Street

Inspired by the changing culture of teenagers in multicultural Toronto in the late 1970s, producer Linda Schuyler created a series that established a new view of kids and teens on television: The Kids of Degrassi Street. Debuting on the CBC … Continue reading

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