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Tim Shaughnessy as Bono, left, and Justin Faragher as Adam Clayton, in the U2 tribute band Desire, in concert at the old Bradford Community Centre on Thursday, July 20, 2017.

Summer rain sends U2 tribute indoors

Music in the Park turned into Music in the Park in the Arena last Thursday, after the threat of thunderstorms threatened to cancel the planned concert by U2 tribute band Desire.

Stephen Dobby (Seymour) and Olivia Lloyd (Audrey) with "Audrey Two" in South Simcoe Theatre's production of Little Shop of Horrors. Linda Lebreton/OrbitImpactMarketing

Little Shop... big fun

It comes from a time when the American dream was a “sweet little house” in the suburbs, when “bad boy” heroes wore leather and rode motorcycles – and when movies sublimated the Cold War and threat of nuclear disaster into the threat of alien invasion, warning the public to “watch the skies.”