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How do you like your Alberta History? Onstage is good with me! John Ware Reimagined at Workshop West...
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How do you like your Alberta History? Onstage is good with me! John Ware Reimagined at Workshop West...
Until I heard of the play I hadn't heard of John Ware. I knew a bit about Amber Valley and have some of knowledge about some of the history of Black Canadians mostly because of my work and my personal interests. A couple of seasons ago we produced a piece called Blak! by Krystal Dos Santos at the...
Published at Finster Finds
Some bands plan to turn former Needle shows into benefits for sexual assault centre
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Some bands plan to turn former Needle shows into benefits for sexual assault centre
Bands from as far away as Austin, Texas, have cancelled their shows at the Needle Vinyl Tavern in the wake of a social media firestorm surrounding an allegation of sexual harassment made by a former employee. Brittany Lyne Rudyck went public Sunday on Facebook; the bar posted a notice Tuesday say...
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
ShowBiz Minute: Cassidy, Lasseter, Legend
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ShowBiz Minute: Cassidy, Lasseter, Legend
Teen idol David Cassidy, Partridge Family star, dies at 67; Disney Animation, Pixar chief John Lasseter taking leave; Chrissy Teigen, John Legend expecting second child together.
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
EAC Weekly November 22
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EAC Weekly November 22
EAC Weekly November 22: Attend an opening performance, shop local, light up the night, share your thoughts on Edmonton’s festivals and see what developed from a residency. Find it all and more in the EAC Weekly!>> Click here to subscribe to the EAC Weekly…
Published at Edmonton Arts Council
Artist in Residence Update: Kasie Campbell
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Artist in Residence Update: Kasie Campbell
Exhibition to showcase one year of residency work“I had such a great time,” says Kasie Campbell as she reflects on her residency at the City of Edmonton’s Kennedale facility. Located in North East Edmonton, Kennedale houses numerous Community Services crews who provide maintenance and operation o...
Published at Edmonton Arts Council
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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Not This Again
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There was a collective freakout yesterday as most of the Edmonton sports world came to grips with something – the… Read more Not This Again
Published at Thoughts By Tougas
The Needle and the Damage Done
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“I want them to fail.” These were the bold words from Brittany Lyne Rudyck, who made a huge impact when she recently came forward with accusations of sexual harassment against one of her employers at the Needle Vinyl Tavern. She got her wish. The club is shut down as of Tuesday afternoon. There’s...
Published at GIG CITY
Needle Vinyl Tavern shuts doors after sexual harassment allegations
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Needle Vinyl Tavern shuts doors after sexual harassment allegations
A popular downtown music venue has shut its doors after a former employee alleged sexual harassment. A sign on the door Tuesday read: “The Needle Vinyl Tavern will be closed indefinitely. We will let you know if and when that changes.” A lengthening list of performers had been cancelling appearan...
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
Festival Animator Michael Woolley continues his reflections on...
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Festival Animator Michael Woolley continues his reflections on...
Festival Animator Michael Woolley continues his reflections on this September’s Visualeyez with Ray Fenwick’s “How to talk to plants”: Ray Fenwick is that human. He stands, hands clasped around the microphone he holds close to his mouth, staring at one of the houseplants sitting in front of h...
Published at Latitude 53 Blog
The artwork for the Schmoozy silent auction, happening this...
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The artwork for the Schmoozy silent auction, happening this...
The artwork for the Schmoozy silent auction, happening this Saturday, is coming in. Check out our Instagram for lots of sneak peeks! Tickets are still available for Latitude 53 members. Not a member? It’s not too late to sign up. Pictured: “Forty six 58” by Alayne Spafford.
Published at Latitude 53 Blog
Social Seen: Swim Drink Fish Salon
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Social Seen: Swim Drink Fish Salon
Codie McLachlan hits some of our city’s best bashes to snap photos for our weekly Social Seen column. He is an Edmonton photojournalist. Email your event suggestions to arts@edmontonjournal.com or tweet Codie at @fotocodie. Follow Codie on Instagram (@...
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
No Idea November week 3
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No Idea November week 3
Still watching suffering through the No Idea November (watching films I have no idea what they are about). It tough most of the time, being that the reason I probably have never heard of the film is because a studio is trying to bury it. But every week, I still get a nice surprise that makes this...
Published at The Movie Jerks
Food Notes for November 20, 2017
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Food Notes for November 20, 2017
A reminder that 124 Street’s All is Bright takes place on November 25, 2017, with food trucks and beverage gardens to enjoy amongst entertainment and family-friendly activities. Little Italy will help you get into the Christmas spirit – from 11am-3pm on November 26, December 3 and 10, you can tou...
Published at Only Here for the Food
Paula Simons: David Belke's child pornography conviction a tale of tragedy
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Paula Simons: David Belke's child pornography conviction a tale of tragedy
Should dark sexual fantasies be a crime? Do we want to punish people for their private thoughts?
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
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