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5 Fun Facts about Bach’s Christmas Oratorio!
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  Bach’s Christmas Oratorio was created to celebrate the 12 Days of Christmas, which began December 25th with the Birth of Jesus and The post 5 Fun Facts about Bach’s Christmas Oratorio! appeared first on curious arts.
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The U of A’s Musical Memorial
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In honour of Remembrance Day we decided to share the story of how our beautiful university organ in Convocation Hall relates to The post The U of A’s Musical Memorial appeared first on curious arts.
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Jeff Faragher: Musical Exploration and Alternative Genres
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With a passion for music like Jeff Faragher’s, it’s no surprise he’s been involved with music since he could walk. When Jeff The post Jeff Faragher: Musical Exploration and Alternative Genres appeared first on curious arts.
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Kristen Padayas Stars in Meg Braem’s “Flight Risk”
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Flight Risk photo by Benjamin Laird Photography Back in September, when the Department of Drama announced Meg Braem as the new Lee The post Kristen Padayas Stars in Meg Braem’s “Flight Risk” appeared first on curious arts.
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Thomas Phinney: “The Font Detective”
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The ‘Crafting Type–Edmonton‘ workshop, with internationally known type designer Thomas Phinney, was held in the Visual Communication Design studios at the University The post Thomas Phinney: “The Font Detective” appeared first on curious arts.
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Becoming ABBEDAM Musical Director
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The following is a guest blog post by BA Drama student, Evelyn Rollans. You just never know what you’ll end up doing The post Becoming ABBEDAM Musical Director appeared first on curious arts.
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Danielle Yao: Competing in 2017 National Music Festival
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Danielle Yao, a music student at the U of A, is no stranger to the music world as she often competed in The post Danielle Yao: Competing in 2017 National Music Festival appeared first on curious arts.
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A Bright Room Called Day: The Fall of the Weimar Republic
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In Studio Theatre’s A Bright Room Called Day, a group of artists in 1930s Germany slowly realize the political terror about to unfold The post A Bright Room Called Day: The Fall of the Weimar Republic appeared first on curious arts.
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A Bright Room Called Day: About Tony Kushner
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Studio Theatre presents A Bright Room Called Day by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Tony Kushner, running October 12-21, 2017, at the Timms Centre The post A Bright Room Called Day: About Tony Kushner appeared first on curious arts.
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Gillian Willans: and light she lingers as your hostess – Review
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Slip into another time at Gillian Willans exhibition and light she lingers as your hostess. This collection of still scenes, presented by Scott Gallery at The post Gillian Willans: and light she lingers as your hostess – Review appeared first on curious arts.
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