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To be sure, many people remain puzzled that someone would want to find a romantic partner online – 23% of Americans agree with the statement that “people who use online dating sites are desperate” – but in general it is much more culturally acceptable than it was a decade ago.Online dating has jumped among adults under age 25 as well as those in their late 50s and early 60s.
Whether you're looking for love online, through friends or at the bar, the numerous evolving rules and terms can be exhausting — and a Calgary play is offering to ease the pain in "A Millennial's Guide to Dating In The 21st Century." It's part of the The IGNITE!You have a few instances where it doesn’t work and you ghost each other. I started working with them because I started ending the relationship with the band that I was in then. I wanted to do stuff on my own, to get back to the heart of the thing I really loved: bedroom music. Then we met [drummer] Patrick [Wall] through Craigslist. But I came in with six songs: “I want to play these six songs; I want everyone to play with me and make parts and learn parts, and we’ll all sing together.” At first, I was thinking of calling it Miriam Devora. We didn’t have a name for a long time; then came a day where they took down this sign. It became this landmark: an empty store with this giant sign. I wrote it on my own intending it to be a solo thing, and then it obviously it became something else: “We have enough to play live if we’re going to do a live show, but now let’s start working on songs together.”There’s a certain cohesive theme on the EP — these are first-person romantic songs, whether you’re exploring loving or longing of loss. It was this dude leaning over and making out with this girl who was on her knees. Finally, out of nowhere, they were taking this sign down and everyone in South Philly was freaking out, posting on Facebook about taking this sign down; and then as a joke we were like, “Let’s be Queen of Jeans,” and it stuck. We played them for a long time before we had it recorded. "I'm a big fan of vintage etiquette guides and we laughed about the idea, what if there was that style of guide for modern situations? While the digital aspect of dating through websites and applications is more typical for Millennials, she says the play's themes are universal.From there it blossomed." The play breaks down the meaning of terms such as "Netflix and Chill" (a euphemism for sex) and "ghosting" (disappearing with no explanation.) Watson says many people she's spoke with shared the same concerns about feeling awkward and insecure, so the play built on those themes. The festival ran June 6 through 10 at the Pumphouse Theatre.