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All Year art GALLERIES/MUSEUMS Expressionz Cafe • 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Art Gallery – Local Artist; Tue - Sat

Comedy Expressionz Cafe • 9938 – 70 Ave

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep 2012 - May 2013 • Ladies laugh out loud; Sep 25, 2012, 7 - 10 pm; $15

FILM Cinema At the Centre • Stanley A.

Milner Theatre (basement), Stanley Milner Library • epl.ca • a wide array of films from various genres and origins • Every Wed, 6:30 pm

DEDfest • Metro Cinema at the

Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 St • 780.425.9212 • dedfest.com • 14 independent genre features a selection of both local and international shorts, and assorted grindhouse madness • Every

2nd Fri of the month • Tickets: $10 (adults), $8 (seniors, students)

Graphic Content • Metro Cinema at

the Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 St • 780.425.9212 • graphiccontent.org • A Comic Book Film Series. Every month, curators Matt Bowes and Erin Fraser bring a film to the screen that displays comics' varied content, rich history, and unique style. They present it alongside a carefully selected and thematically oriented booklist of comic books, graphic novels, and manga • Every 3rd Tue of the month from Sep 2012 - Jun 2013 • Tickets: $10 (adults), $8 (seniors, students), $6 (kids 12 and under)

Reel Family Cinema • Metro Cinema at the Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 St • 780.425.9212 • metrocinema.org • Join Metro Cinema as they present classic family films that you already know and love, and want to share with the next generation in the best way possible • Once a month, Sat, 12 pm • Tickets: $8 (adults), $6 (seniors, students), free (kids 12 and under) Turkey Shoot • Metro Cinema at

the Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 St • 780.425.9212 • metrocinema.org • Local comedians Dave Clarke and Jeff Page (with special sarcastic guests) pick a flop out of the vaults of cinema's trash, and give it its due by hurling insults and quips at the "actors" on screen

• Every 4th Thu of the month, 9:30 pm • Tickets: $10 (adults), $8 (seniors, students), $6 (kids under 12)

Literary Creative Word Jam • Riverdale,

9917-87 St • creative.word.jam@ gmail.com • facebook.com/group. php?gid=264777964410 • Every 3rd Sun of the month, 6 - 10 pm

Haven Social Club • 15120 Stony

Plain Rd • 780.915.8869 • edmontonstoryslam.com • Edmonton Story Slam: writers share their original, 5-minute stories; followed by a music jam • 3rd Wed every month • 7 pm (sign-up); 7:30 pm (show) • $5 (registration from writers to support the Society)

Literary Saloon • Artery, 9535 Jas-

per Ave • 780.441.6966 • theartery.ca • Reading Series • 2nd Thu every month; Oct 2012 - May 2013, 7 pm

Spoken Word Tuesdays • Rouge

Lounge, 10111-117 St • 780.902.5900 • rougelounge.ca • Poetry every Tue with Edmonton's local poets

T.A.L.E.S. Story Cafe • Rosie's Bar and Grill, 10475 - 80 Ave • talesstorytelling.com • An open mike opporunity • 1st Thu of the month, 7 pm • $6 (cover charge)

T.A.L.E.S. Tellaround • Location

T.B.A. • 780.667.8253 • talesstorytelling.com • An opportunity to learn more about oral storytelling and share stories of any kind: personal, historical or folktales • 2nd Wed of the month; Sep 2012 - Jun 2013, 7 - 9 pm • Free

THEATRE CHiMPROV • Citadel Theatre (Zeidler

Hall), 9828 - 101A Ave • rapidfiretheatre.com • Rapid Fire Theatre's longform comedy show: improv formats, intricate narritives, and one-act plays • Every Sat starting Sep 8, 10 pm, Sep 2012 - Jun 2013 • Tickets: $12 (cash only, door) or buy in advance through Tix on the Square

Theatresports • Citadel Theatre (Zeidler Hall), 9828-101A Ave • rapidfiretheatre.com • Improv runs every Fri, Sep 2012 - Jul 2013 (starting Sep 7), 7:30 pm & 10 pm • Tickets: $12 (everybody), $10 (members)

September

2012

art GALLERIES/MUSEUMS:

SEP 2012 Agnes Bugera Gallery • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New Work by artist Carl White: Dramatic portraits of fictional and sometimes mythological characters painted with oil on canvas; Sep 8 - 21, 2012; opening reception: Sep 8, 2012, 2 - 4 pm; artist in attendance

ArtWalk–St Albert • Perron District, downtown St Albert • artwalkstalbert. com • Sep 6, 2012; exhibits run all month • Venues: WARES (Hosting SAPVAC), Musée Héritage Museum, St Albert Library, Gemport, Art Beat Gallery, Art Gallery of St Albert (AGSA) and Rental & Sales Gallery (AGSA), Satellite Studio (AGSA), Bookstore on Perron, Crimson Quill, St Albert Constituency, Concept Jewellery, VASA Alberta Craft Council • 10186 - 106 St • albertacraft.ab.ca • 780.488.6611 • Bents Cup Project: Cathy Terepocki investigation into the gradual disappearance of ghost towns; Sep 15 - Oct 20, 2012 • Translations: Recent Tapestries by Jane Kidd: A sample of work by prominent fibre artist; Jul 14 - Sep 29, 2012 • Negotiating Tradition: Five Approaches in Contemporary Tapestry; Jul 14 - Sep 29, 2012 • Shift: a transformative state of mind An exhibition of work by senior students and graduates from the ACAD Jewellery


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Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove • Spruce Grove Art Gallery, 35

– 5 Ave, Spruce Grove • 780.962.0664 • alliedartscouncil.com • 2012 Open Art Competition: Competition open to all Albertans over the age of 18; Sep 10 29, 2012; Opening Reception: Sep 14, 2012, 7 pm – 10 pm

Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) •

Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Method and Madness: Family-focused interactive exhibition created by Gabe Wong; Feb 19, 2012 - Jan 1, 2013 • Louise Bourgeois 1911-2010; Jun 2 - Sep 23, 2012 • 7 Years in the City: Artworks from the AGA Collection; Jun 2 - Sep 30, 2012 • The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941-1960; Jun 23 - Oct 14, 2012 • Catherine Burgess: Absence | Presence; Jul 14 - Oct 14, 2012 • Mark Clintberg: Behind this lies my true desire for you; Jul 14 - Dec 30, 2012 • Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque; Sep 15 - Jan 6, 2013

Art Society of Strathcona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Workshop: Rose Edin (watercolors); Sep 10 - 13, 2012 • Mini-workshop: Anne McCartney (plein aire/watercolors); Sep 7, 14, 21, 2012 • New members art show and sale; Sep 22, 2012

Café Haven • 9 Sioux Road, Sherwood

Park • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013

Crooked Pot Gallery • 4912 - 51

Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Box Show: featuring boxes by Jan Haines and Lynnette Lukay, hand built and wheel thrown boxes of all shapes and sizes; Sep 1 - 29, 2012; Opening reception: Sep 1, 2012, 11 - 3 pm

Daffodil Gallery • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery. ca • Miles Constable: St Albert artist, abstract acrylic paintings; First 2 weeks of Sep, 2012 • Tracey Kuffner: felted paintings and clothing; Second 2 weeks of Sep, 2012 Douglas Udell Gallery • 10332124 Street • 780.488.4445 • Fall Show: New acquisitions from gallery represented artists; Sep 29, 2012, 2 - 4 pm • Tickets: free Fine Arts Building (FAB) Gallery

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Counterpoint: the aesthetics of post-colonialism: by Gavin Renwick. A number multi-media pieces that give an overview of Renwick's researchled practice in the Canadian north • Designs for Life/Transformations: by Paul Harrison (University of Dundee). A tripartite, practice led dialogue, between laboratory, workshop and community. The exhibition incorporates large format screenprints on paper and related eye tracing experiments which begin to compare the reading/viewing patterns of the artist and the scientist • Sep 4 22, 2012

Front Gallery • 12312 Jasper Ave •

thefrontgallery.com • Jennifer Poburan: New Work; Sep 1, 2012, 2 - 4 pm • Tony Baker: Revisiting the Urbanscape; Sep 8, 2012, 2 - 4 pm

Gallery At Milner • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Favorite Places: Paintings by Marina Apartsin •

The Story House: Clay sculptures; Edmonton Stamp Club: a display of interesting stamps created by the Edmonton Stamp Club • Sep 1 - 30, 2012

Harcourt House • 3rd Fl, 10215

- 112 St • 780.426.4180 • harcourthouse.ab.ca • Main Space: Grande Finale: Works in video, sculptural installation and photography by McLean Fahnestock • Front Gallery: Wish You Were Here: a series of photographs that document several cross-country roadtrips taken during the recent economic collapse by Kristen Wilkins • Aug 2 - Sep 8, 2012 • Main Gallery: News, Weather & Sports: art by Dan Hudson. Presenting a sound and video installation • Front Room Gallery: My Darling Deviants: artwork by Marcia Pitch. A transformation of toys and household items • Sep 13 - Oct 13, 2012; Opening reception: Sep 13, 2012, 6:15 - 10 pm

history, biology and evolution of dogs; Jun 9 - Sep 16, 2012

Scott Gallery • 10411 - 124 St •

780.488.3619 • scottgallery.com • Prairie Darkness: artwork by Jim Davies. Explores the balance of light and dark in a series of emotive landscapes from areas surrounding Edmonton; Sep 22 Oct 9, 2012

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Transparent Shadows: art by Andrea Simpson; Sep 17 - Oct 20, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 5, 2012, 6 - 8 pm

Stollery Gallery • Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts, 9225 - 118 Ave • 780.474.7611 • ninahaggertyart.ca • The Friendship Show: An exhibition of artwork created by the Nina Haggerty Centre for the Arts Collective and artists at Indefinite Arts in Calgary. Opening reception features live music & refreshments; Sep 14 - 30, 2012; Opening reception: Sep 20, 2012, 5 - 7 pm • Kaleido Family Arts Festival: Featuring an artwork exhibition by Edmontonbased artists, live music, and the Nina Haggerty Collective and paper-making and artist trading card workshops all day long; Sep 7 - 9, 2012; Tickets: Pay what you can (Food Bank donations also accepted)

Latitude 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

Visual Arts Alberta Association

Harris-Warke Gallery • 4924 Ross

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • And All the Queen's Men, by Jorden Blue and David Doody; Aug 9 - Sep 8, 2012 • Surrealist Gestures, by Blake Betteridge; Aug 9 - Sep 8, 2012 • Visualeyez: annual festival of performance art. This year's theme: "loneliness"; Sep 10 - 16, 2012 • How the West was Won, by Aimée Henny Brown; Sep 28 - Nov 3, 2012 • Circumstances with some Earth & Sky, by Kent Tate; Sep 28 Nov 3, 2012

• 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl • 780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • ACACA: Alberta Spirit 2012 Alberta Community Art Clubs Association: showcases the vision and artistic viewpoints of contemporary Alberta artists; Aug 16 - Sep 8, 2012 • Homework: Karen Cantine & David Cantine: work by professional artists David Cantine, painter, and Karen Cantine, silversmith and sculptor; Sep 13 - Oct 13, 2012; Opening reception: Sep 13, 2012, 7 - 9:30 pm

Mandolin Books • 6419 - 112 Ave

• nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Oct 2012 - Jan 2013

McMullen Gallery • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Glass Journal by Manola Borrajo-Giner: Glass artwork • Sep 1 - Nov 4 , 2012; Opening reception: Sep 6, 2012, 7 - 9 pm Musée Héritage Museum and Arts and Heritage • St. Albert Place,

5 St. Anne Street, St. Albert • museeheritage.com • 780.459.1528 • Victor Post: personal papers and photographs. Includes thousands of photographs and negatives that not only document his career, but the history of the province • Aug 28 - Oct 21, 2012

Naess Gallery • Paint Spot, 10032 -

81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Sydney Lancaster: Installation • Sep 7 - 30; Opening reception Sep 15, 2012, 2 - 4 pm

Peter Robertson Gallery • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Samskara: artwork by Isla Burns, featuring Abstract sculpture incorporating the physical weight of steel with the elegance of sweeping organic forms; Sep 13 - Oct 2, 2012; Opening reception: Sep 13, 2012, 7 - 9 pm Royal Alberta Museum • 12845 - 102 Ave • 780.453.9100 • royalalbertamuseum.ca • Fashioning Feathers: several examples of bird species harvested for their feathers, many from faraway places and also some extraordinary hats from the Museum's collection; Mar 24 - Jan 6, 2013 • Maskwacîs (Bear Hills): a mix of art work and cultural artifacts, presenting the vivid community of Maskwacîs, or Hobbema, Alberta; Jun 30 - Sep 3, 2012 • Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large: showcasing the hidden beauty of moths; Feb 18 - Sep 3, 2012 • Wolf to Woof: An exhibition on the

Comedy: Sep 2012 Comedy Factory • Gateway Entertainment Centre, 34 Ave, Gateway Blvd• 780.469.4999 • thecomedyfactory.com • David Tsonos; Sep 27 - 29, 2012 • Tickets: $20

Alberta Ballet • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • Great Masterpieces of the 20th Century – Divertimento No . 15: With choreography by George Balanchine, music by W. A. Mozart, staged by Elyse Borne; The Four Temperaments: with choreography by George Balanchine, music by Paul Hindemith, solo piano by Kinza Tyrrell, and staged by Elyse Borne; In The Upper Room: with choreography by Twyla Tharp, composer Philip Glass, and staged by Elaine Kudo • Sep 21 - 22, 2012 • Season subscriptions: start at $125 (5pack), $100 (4-pack), $75 (3-pack #1), $70 (3-pack #2); available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589

Good Women Dance Society • TACO Space presented by Punctuate Theatre, 10005 - 80 Ave • 780.802.6867 • goodwomen.ca •

• milezerodance.com • Riverdale Hall, 9231 - 100 Ave; Mile Zero Dance Fundraising Party. Includes food, drink, prizes, dancing, wedding DJ; Sep 21, 2012, 7 pm; Tickets: $20 • Winspear Centre, 99 St & 102 Ave; Alberta Arts Days: Mile Zero Dance presents new work based on the music of Erik Satie. Live piano accompaniment by Viktoria Reiswich-Dapp; Sep 28 - 29, 2012

FILM: Sep 2012 Edmonton International Film Festival • Empire Theatres in Edmon-

ton City Centre, 3rd Fl, 10200 - 102 Ave • 780.423.0844 • edmontonfilmfest. com • A 10-day celebration showcasing more than 150 unique, independant films. Full festival schedule to be released in Sep • Sep 28 - Oct 6, 2012 • Tickets: All-access Festival Passes available at Empire Theatres box office in Edmonton City Centre. Tickets for individual films will be available in Sep at Empire Theatres box office in Edmonton City Centre

FAVA: Producing • 9722 - 102 St •

fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Deepen your understanding of the complexities of the acting process through a fun, hands-on class for non-actors • Tue, 6 - 9 pm; Sep 4 - Dec 11, 2012 • $1000 (+GST, regular)

St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • The annual Video Kitchen workshop provides a creative place to explore and express your ideas visually. It is a pre-requisite to Main Course • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Sep 8 - Dec 8, 2012 • $645 (+GST, regular)

Dance: Sep 2012

• Arden Theatre, 5 Anne Street, St. Albert • 780.420.1757 • bwdc.ca • Bboyizm, co-production with the Arden Theatre • Sep 28 - 29, 2012 • Tickets available at Arden Box Office

Mile Zero Dance • 780.424.1573

FAVA: Video Kitchen • 9722 - 102

Comic Strip • WEM, Bourbon St • 780.483.5999 • thecomicstrip.ca • Ali Wong Special Presentation; Sep 1 - 2, 2012 • Tom Simmons; Sep 5 - 9, 2012 • Big Jay Oakerson; Sep 12 - 16, 2012 • Paul Mecurio; Sep 19 - 23, 2012 • Tammy Pescatelli Special Performance; Sep 26 - 30, 2012

Brian Webb Dance Company

What's Cooking? is an informal work in process showing. The second showing after the feedback given at the first stage in April. Artists present works in process, raw and unfinished, then dialog with the audience about their process thru question and answer sessions after each piece • Sep 6 - 7, 2012, 6 pm (dinner), 7 pm (show) • Tickets: Admission by donation (door only). Suggested $15 minimum

Up for Discussion: A film series • Stanley A. Milner Theatre (basement), Stanley Milner Library • epl.ca • Movies often provide us with a chance to look at society and the realities of life in a new way. Join EPL for a film screening and a lively exploration of current and timely topics of concern • Sep 13, 2012, 6:30 pm

LITERARY: Sep 2012 Canadian Authors Association

• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (non-member); lunch included • Minister Faust presents: Have it Your Way? A Frank Talk on Corporate vs. Indie Publishing and become a Better Writer in Six Hours; Sep 28 - 29, 2012

Haven Social Club • 15120 Stony

Plain Rd • 780.915.8869 • edmontonstoryslam.com • Edmonton Story Slam: writers share their original, 5-minute stories; followed by a music jam • 3rd Wed every month • Sep 19, 2012, 7 pm (sign-up); 7:30 pm (show) • $5 (registration from writers to support the Society)

Shaking the Story Tree • Fort Edmonton Park, • 780.667.8253 • talesedmonton@hotmail.com • storyfestalberta.com • Part of T.A.L.E.S. - Fort Edmonton Park Storytelling Festival. Includes afternoon storytelling for all ages, storytelling workshops, writing and telling spooky ghost stories, "The Brothers Grimm: 200 Years and Counting" • Sep 2 - 3, 2012

THEATRE: Sep 2012 A Few Good Men • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • By Aaron Sorkin, Coproduction with Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre. A fast-paced, thrilling military courtroom drama, made famous by the 1992 film starring Jack Nicholson and Tom Cruise • Sep 15 - Oct 7, 2012 Four Lads Who Shook the World - The Beatles Story: Part 2 • May-

field Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • A sequel to last season's popular hit. Back from America and determined to never perform live again, The Beatles embarked on the most creative and incredible journey in pop music history. 1969 and 1970 saw the guys venture off as individuals both personally and musically, but still managed to record two of the greatest albums of all time; Abbey Road and Let it Be • Sep 7 - Nov 4, 2012

Ghostbusted • Jubilations Dinner Theatre, #2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall), Phase II • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Who ya gonna call? Pete Winkman is the head maintenance man at the Dorchester Hotel, but just until he can raise the money to go back to school. When the hotel manger says he would pay almost anything to get rid of the ghosts that plague the hotel Pete seizes the opportunity and announces that he and his two friends will rid the hotel of its unwanted visitors • Aug 24 Oct 21, 2012 The Ghost Sonata by August Strindberg • Timms Centre for the

Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre. ca • U of A Studio Theatre: A Student saves a life. One house crumbles down while another is held up by secrets. The wide-awake are dreaming and the living drink with the dead. A Mummy lives inside the closet. The Cook sucks the nutrition from the food before serving it for supper • Sep 20 - 29, 2012, 7:30 pm; Matinee Sep 27, 12:30 pm; No shows on Sun • Tickets: $5 preview Sep 19; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Hey Ladies! • The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • The wacked out, packed out talkshow/ gameshow/varietyshow/sideshow that's a good time for any/all of the sexes • Sep 28, 2012 The Irrelevant Show • The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A live recording of CBC Radio's award-winning sketch comedy show. See an evening of all-new comedy sketches and songs, with live sound effects created right before your eyes. Two episodes will be recorded for national radio broadcast but only the live audience gets to see the hilarious out-takes and banter between sketches • Sep 29, 2012 Kaleido Family Arts Festival

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• Along 118 Ave • Featuring music, dance, theatre, film, literary, and visual arts • Sep 7 - 9, 2012

The Passion of Mary • The Roxy,

10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • World Premiere. Mary Queen of Scots is caught in an act of treason, which may force Elizabeth to finally execute her. Alone in her prison, during imagined red wine sessions with Elizabeth, as the scaffold is being built, she re-lives significant episodes with her husbands, Darnley and Bothwell, her son James, her friend Riccio and the births of her babies. She sets out to prove she is not a murderer, but a woman of passion and a leader of vision. But Mary needs redemption not just for the sins she has been accused of, but the sin she has never confessed • Sep 6 - Sep 16, 2012; Preview: Sep 4 - 5, 2012

Toopy and Binoo and the Marshmallow Moon • Jubilee Auditorium

• 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Toopy and his best friend Binoo embark on their most important musical quest ever, they encounter a Blue Cat Blues Band, a Loud Mouth Crooner Fish, some Adorable Sheep, a pair of Love Struck Dragons and many other zany characters along the way • Sep 23, 2012, 1 pm, 4 pm, 7 pm; Tickets: Available at TicketMaster

MUSIC: Sep 2012 Accordion Extravaganza Festival • South East Edmonton Seniors Association, 9350 - 82 St • 780.462.8345 • edmontonaccordion.com • Includes a Friday Cabaret show that includes entertainment, an accordian trade show and a photo album of past members at 7:30 pm, an open stage and workshops on Saturday, and a concert by Corky Bennett, and duo Anthony Rolando and Valerie Vacco on Sunday • Sep 28 - 30, 2012 • Tickets: $10 (Friday), $6 (Saturday day time), $5 (workshops, kids are free), $20 (Saturday night admission), $6 (Sunday day time admission), $5 (Sunday pancake breakfast)

Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St. Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com• Joel Plaskett (guitar); Sep 22, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St,

Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Matt Anderson; Sep 27, 2012 • Punch Drunk Cabaret w/guests; Sep 28, 2012

Dow Centennial Centre – Shell Theatre • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • Shell Theatre Professional Series: 54-40 • Sep 28, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $46.50 (adults), $43.40 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

Festival Place • 100 Festival Way

• 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Mark Sterlings Mississippi Blues Show; Sep 15, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 (Cafe Series - individual ticket) • Janiva Magness (blues); Sep 28, 2012, 7:30 pm; $38 (Cabaret Seating - Table), $36 (Cabaret Seating - Box), $34 (Cabaret Seating - Theatre) • Ray Bonneville (blues); Sep 29, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 (Cafe Series - individual ticket)

FULL MOON FOLK CLUB • St

Basil's Cultural Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • Chris Smither • Sep 21, 2012 • Tickets for each show: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/ child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo

Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Cool Jazz/Hot Jazz: Sandy Foster Quartet & Jesse Peters Trio; Sep 29, 2012, 7:30 pm • Kent Sangster's Obsessions Octet; Sep 30, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: Free (call to reserve seats)

Jubilee Auditorium • 11455 - 87

Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • K.D. Lang and the Siss Boom Bang • Sep 12, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $65, $89.50 & $119.50; Available at TicketMaster • Celebrate! Songs of the Human Condition: 22 Original Songs by

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11 of Edmonton's most talented singer songwriters supported by a band of exceptional Edmonton musicians under the direction of veteran music producer Rob Hewes; Sep 16, 2012, 7 pm; Tickets available at TicketMaster • Buddy Guy and Jonny Lang; Sep 25, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: Available at TicketMaster

Maclab Centre for the Performing Arts–Leduc • 4308 - 50 St, Leduc

• 780.980.1866 • maclabcentre.com • John Wort Hannam • Sep 29, 2012, 7:30 • Tickets: $20, available at Tix on the Square

Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society • bluegrassnorth.com •

Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 57 Ave; Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm • Capitol Theatre (Fort Edmonton Park); Cedar Hill Concert; Sep 22, 2012, 7:30 pm (doors), 8 pm (show)

Northern Lights Folk Club •

Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave: Roy Forbes; Sep 15, 2012 • Central Lions Recreation Centre, 11113 – 113 St: Martyn Joseph, Sep 22, 2012 • Tickets: $25 advance, $30 (door, if available)

Uptown Folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage: Season opening; Sep 21, 2012 • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Mad Dog Blues: Terry Thrasher Concert; Sep 22, 2012, 8 - 12 pm

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Sep 2012 Cosmopolitan Music Society •

Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, 8426 Gateway Boulevard • Cosmopolitan Music Society Open House: Come meet us to choose which chorus or band (absolute beginner to advanced musician) you'd like to join; Sep 15, 2012; Tickets: Free • Cosmopolitan Music Society Chop Builder Boot Camp: A one day workshop open to all musicians to help get back in shape after the summer festival season; Sep 22, 2012, 9 am - 4 pm; Tickets: $45 (includes lunch) • Cosmopolitan Chorus Spring Concert: Featuring the chorus of the Cosmopolitan Music Society; Sep 15, 2012, 2:30 pm

Davis Concert Organ 10th Anniversary/Sundays at three •

Winspear Centre, Sir Winston Churchill Square • rcco.edmonton.ab.ca/ sundays_at_3.html • The Last Rose of Summer: Duo Majoya: Marnie Giesbrecht and Joachim Segger and Rachel Laurin. Part of the Davis Concert Organ 10th Anniversary/Sundays at Three Organ Concert Series • Sep 9, 2012, 3 pm • Tickets: $28 (adult), $25 (senior/ student) available at TIX on the Square, Winspear box office, at the door

Dow Centennial Centre – Shell Theatre • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • Fort Series: Yvonne Jenkins: classical concert for Alberta Days; Sep 30, 2012, 2 pm; Tickets: Free at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

Pro Coro Canada • Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • procoro.ab.ca • Once Upon a Time... : with Pro Coro's new Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Michael Zaugg features choral music both old and new. Part of Alberta's Culture Days • Sep 30, 2012, 2:30 pm Raga-Mala Music Society • Festi-

val Place, 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • edmontonragamala.ab.ca • Nadam Ensemble presents - Kathak ki Khanak - A collection of scintillating dances by the 10 member Nadam Dance ensemble led by Murali Mohan in the North Indian classical style Kathak • Sep 15, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $20 (general), $15 (students, seniors)

Winspear Centre • 4 Winston

Churchill Sq • winspearcentre.com • From Stage to Screen: Broadway's great hits, including West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, Brigadoon, My Fair Lady, Star Wars and more; Sep 14 - 15, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89

October 2012

art GALLERIES/MUSEUMS: OCT 2012 Agnes Bugera Gallery • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New work by artist David Wilson: Energetic views of city streets (New York, Vancouver, and Hollywood) painted with acrylic on canvas; Oct 6 - 19, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 6, 2012, 2 - 4 pm; artist in attendance • New work by artist Catherine McAvity: Classic landscapes of Western Canada painted with acrylic on canvas; Oct 27 - Nov 9, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 27, 2012, 2 - 4 pm; artist in attendance Alberta Craft Council • 10186 106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • Bents Cup Project: Cathy Terepocki investigation into the gradual disappearance of ghost towns; Sep 15 - Oct 20, 2012 • Passages: a group exhibition exploring the passage of time; Oct 6 - Dec 24, 2012 • Delineate: new work by Medicine Hat clay artists Jenn Demke-Lange and Elizabeth Burritt; Oct 27 - Dec 1, 2012 Allied Arts Council of Spruce Grove • Spruce Grove Art Gallery, 35

– 5 Ave, Spruce Grove • 780.962.0664 • alliedartscouncil.com • Seniors Show and Sale: See what Albertans over the age of 55 can do; Oct 1 - 20, 2012; Opening Reception: Oct 6, 2012, 1 pm – 4 pm • The Light of the Lakeland: Feature Artist Patricia Coulter, medium is watercolour; Oct 22 - Nov 10, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 27, 2012, 1 pm - 4 pm

Art Gallery of Alberta (AGA) • Sir Winston Churchill Sq •

780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Method and Madness: Family-focused interactive exhibition created by Gabe Wong; Feb 19, 2012 - Jan 1, 2013 • The Automatiste Revolution: Montreal 1941-1960; Jun 23 - Oct 14, 2012 • Catherine Burgess: Absence | Presence; Jul 14 - Oct 14, 2012 • Mark Clintberg: Behind this lies my true desire for you; Jul 14 - Dec 30, 2012 • Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque; Sep 15, 2012 - Jan 6, 2013 • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013

Art Society of Strathcona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Workshop: Susan Casault (colored pencil), Oct 6, 2012; Brent Laycock (acrylics), Oct 24 - 27, 2012 • Fall Show & Sale; Oct 19 21, 2012; Opening reception: Fri (artist in attendance)

Café Haven • 9 Sioux Road, Sherwood Park • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013 Crooked Pot Gallery • 4912 - 51 Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Leaving Summer Behind: featuring works of Clarice Cameron and Dianne Brown; Oct 2 - 31, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 6, 2012, 11 - 3 pm

Daffodil Gallery • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Saeed Hojjati: Oil paintings featuring big, colourful landscapes with a dreamlike quality; Early Oct, 2012 • Gallery Walk: featuring gallery artists; Oct 20 - 21, 2012 Fine Arts Building (FAB) Gallery

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Graduate Design Group Show 2012: A selection of work by students graduating in the Master of Design program; Oct 2 - 27, 2012

Front Gallery • 12312 Jasper Ave

• thefrontgallery.com • Verna Vogel: New Work; Oct 6, 2012, 2 - 4 pm •

Maryanne Jespersen: New Work; Oct 27, 2012, 2 - 4 pm

Gallery At Milner • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Renaissance Madonnas: Paintings by Kristine McGuinty; Edmonton Weavers' Guild: View items created by the Edmonton Weavers' Guild; Whimsy, Wonder and Women: Collaged artworks by Rona Anderson • Oct 1 - 31, 2012

Harcourt House • 3rd Fl, 10215 - 112 St • 780.426.4180 • harcourthouse.ab.ca • Main Gallery: News, Weather & Sports: art by Dan Hudson. Presenting a sound and video installation • Front Room Gallery: My Darling Deviants: artwork by Marcia Pitch. Transformation of toys and household items • Sep 13 - Oct 13, 2012 • Main Gallery: Nests: artwork by Artist in Residence, Sydney Lancaster • Front Room Gallery: IcarusCar: artwork by Evann Siebens & Keith Doyle. A screenbased sculptural installation involving the myth of a flying car • Oct 18 - Nov 24, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 18, 2012, 6:15 - 10 pm

ciation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • Homework: Karen Cantine & David Cantine: work by professional artists David Cantine, painter, and Karen Cantine, silversmith and sculptor; Sep 13 - Oct 13, 2012 • VAA Bay 3rd Annual FUNdraiser 'Think Small' / Membership Show: Visual Arts Alberta membership show and sale; Oct 18 - Nov 24, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 18, 2012, 7 - 9:30 pm • Off-site - Jubilee Auditorium: Open Photo 2012 at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium: Competition and exhibition of some of Alberta's finest photographers; Oct 22 - Nov 18, 2012; Opening reception: Kaasa Gallery at the Jubilee Auditorium on Oct 25, 2012, 6 - 8 pm

West End Gallery • 12308 Jasper

Ave • 780.488.4892 • westendgalleryltd.com • Rod Charlesworth: An exhibition of new work; Oct 13 - 25, 2012

Comedy: Oct 2012 Comedy Factory • Gateway Enter-

Harris-Warke Gallery • 4924 Ross

tainment Centre, 34 Ave, Gateway Blvd • 780.469.4999 • thecomedyfactory. com • Alvin Williams; Oct 11 - 13, 2012 • Tickets: $20

Latitude 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

Comic Strip • WEM, Bourbon St • 780.483.5999 • thecomicstrip.ca • Michael Somerville; Oct 3 - 7, 2012 • Jake Johannsen; Oct 10 - 14, 2012 • Dov Davidoff; Oct 24 - 28, 2012 • Mike Vecchione; Oct 31 - Nov 4, 2012

Mandolin Books • 6419 - 112 Ave • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Oct 2012 - Jan 2013

Edmonton Comedy Festival • Various locations around Edmonton including: Citadel Theatre, The Westin, River Cree Casino, Four Points by Sheraton (South) and more • edmontoncomedyfestival.ca • Featuring standup comedy, improv, comedy sketches, music comedy • Oct 17 - 21, 2012

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Transparent Shadows: art by Andrea Simpson; Sep 17 - Oct 20, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 5, 6 - 8 pm 780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • How the West was Won, by Aimée Henny Brown; Sep 28 - Nov 3, 2012 • Circumstances with some Earth & Sky, by Kent Tate; Sep 28 - Nov 3, 2012

McMullen Gallery • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Glass Journal by Manola Borrajo-Giner: Glass artwork • Sep 1 - Nov 4 , 2012; Opening reception: Sep 6, 2012, 7 - 9 pm Musée Héritage Museum and Arts and Heritage • St. Albert

Place, 5 St. Anne Street, St. Albert • museeheritage.com • 780.459.1528 • Victor Post: personal papers and photographs. Includes thousands of photographs and negatives that not only document his career, but are also an important record for the history of the province • Aug 28 - Oct 21, 2012

Naess Gallery • Paint Spot, 10032 81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Wanda Benterud: Mixed Media • Oct 5 - 31, 2012 Peter Robertson Gallery • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, • 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Samskara: artwork by Isla Burns, featuring Abstract sculpture incorporating the physical weight of steel with the elegance of sweeping organic forms; Sep 13 - Oct 2, 2012 • Perceptions in Scapes of my Land and Mind: artwork by David Alexander. Featuring interpretations of the Canadian landscape with vibrant colour and dynamic brushwork; Oct 27 - Nov 13, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 3, 2012, 2 - 4 pm Royal Alberta Museum • 12845 102 Ave • 780.453.9100 • royalalbertamuseum.ca • Fashioning Feathers: several examples of bird species harvested for their feathers, many from faraway places and also some extraordinary hats from the Museum's collection; Mar 24 Jan 6, 2013 • The Tsars' Cabinet: Two Hundred Years of Russian Decorative Arts under the Romanovs: highlights more than 200 years of decorative arts under the Romanovs during the 18th and 19th centuries; Oct 6 - Jan 2, 2013 Scott Gallery • 10411 - 124 St •

780.488.3619 • scottgallery.com • Prairie Darkness: artwork by Jim Davies. Explores the balance of light and dark in a series of emotive landscapes from areas surrounding Edmonton; Sep 22 - Oct 9, 2012 • Diagrams for the Promised End: artwork by Sean Caulfield. Explores themes of mutation, metamorphosis and biology/ technology dichotomies. Caulfield examines the impact from advances in technology and our rapidly changing relationship to the natural world and our own bodies; Oct 13 - Oct 30, 2012

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Festival Place • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Buddy Wasisname; Oct 11 - 14, 2012, 7:30 pm Laugh For Life Gala • Winspear Centre, Winston Churchill Square • Featuring comedian Ken Davis, performance painter Lewis Lvoie and musical humour duo Bare n' Von Hair • Oct 20, 2012 Winspear Centre • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Just for Laughs: John Pinette; Oct 24, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $47.50 (Orchestra, Terrace, Dress Circle & Front Upper Circle), $39.50 (Upper Circle Rear)

Dance: Oct 2012 Brian Webb Dance Company • Timms Centre, northeast corner of 112 St and 87 Ave • 780.420.1757 • bwdc. ca • 605 Collective • Oct 5 - 6, 2012 • Tickets: $30 (general), $20 (student & senior); Tickets available at TIX on the Square Mile Zero Dance • Location TBA •

780.424.1573 • milezerodance.com • October: Mile Zero Dance presents Montreal-based Tedi Tafel's site specific dance 'October', performed by Lin Snelling • Oct 10 - 13, 2012 • Tickets: $20, $15 (MZD members); call or email for reservations

Film: Oct 2012 Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Radical Reels: The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival's travelling movie event captures on film the moments where courage and challenge meet. Featuring an entire array of extreme sports, this one-night only engagement stars athletes who live life as close to the edge as they can; Oct 14, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 (adult), $15 (student)

Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Rocky Horror Picture Show; Oct 26, 2012 • Hallowe'en Movie Marathon; Oct 28, 2012

Dedfest • Garneau Theatre, 8712 - 109 St • 780.425.9212 • dedfest. com • DEDFest: Hellberta's Horror Festival. Featuring 14 independent


Myth, monsters and the Baroque. A season of strange beauty at your AGA. Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque David Altmejd · Lee Bul · Bharti Kher · Tricia Middleton · Yinka Shonibare · Sarah Sze Organized by the National Gallery of Canada and the Art Gallery of Alberta

Opens September 15, 2012

Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints Organized by the National Gallery of Canada

Opens October 13, 2012 Both exhibitions presented by the National Gallery of Canada at the Art Gallery of Alberta, with the support of Capital Powered Art; an exhibition series sponsored by Capital Power Corporation.

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genre features a selection of both local and international shorts, and assorted grindhouse madness; Oct 18 - 21, 2012; Tickets: TBA • DEDfest: Monthly late night series; Every 2nd Fri of the month; Tickets: $10 (adults), $8 (seniors, students)

fava: aCtinG for sCrEEnWritErs anD DirECtors • 9722 - 102 St •

fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Deepen your understanding of the complexities of the acting process through a fun, hands-on class for non-actors • Mon, 7 - 9 pm; Oct 22 - Dec 10, 2012 (no class Nov 12) • $375 (+GST, regular)

fava: viDEo kitChEn • 9722 - 102

St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • The annual Video Kitchen workshop provides a creative place to explore and express your ideas visually. It is a pre-requisite to Main Course • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Sep 8 - Dec 8, 2012 • $645 (+GST, regular) s, students), $6 (kids under 12)

up for DisCussion: a film sEriEs •

Stanley A. Milner Theatre (basement), Stanley Milner Library • epl.ca • Movies often provide us with a chance to look at society and the realities of life in a new way. Join EPL for a film screening and a lively exploration of current and timely topics of concern • Oct 11, 2012, 6:30 pm

to adulthood with power and passion• Oct 26 - Nov 3, 2012; 7:30 pm, 2 pm matinees • Tickets: $17 (adults), $12 (students & seniors - 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757

he can raise the money to go back to school. When the hotel manger says he would pay almost anything to get rid of the ghosts that plague the hotel Pete seizes the opportunity and announces that he and his two friends will rid the hotel of its unwanted visitors • Aug 24 Oct 21, 2012

typhoon JuDy • The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • As Typhoon Viola swirls around Hong Kong, Judy Garland lies comatose in a hospital, the victim of a storm of her own making. As she drifts towards the light, "Typhoon Judy" enters a desolate rehearsal hall with a lone piano player and begins to tell tales of her life with comedy, anecdotes and of course, song. Inspired by true events • Oct 11 - Oct 28, 2012; Preview: Oct 9 - 10, 2012

thE mEmoranDum by vaClav havEl • Timms Centre for the Arts,

112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: Inside one large, nameless organization, the Managing Director tries to decipher an important memorandum written in a new, completely incomprehensible language that has been created to streamline office communications. The Translation Department cannot translate the memo without a permit and the Department of Authentication refuses to authorize a permit without a translation • Nov 1 - 10, 2012; Preview Oct 31, 2012 at 7:30 pm • Tickets: $5 preview Oct 31 at 7:30 pm; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

thE WEir • Walterdale Playhouse,

10322 - 83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse.com • In a small, rural bar in western Ireland, four men gather every night to drink and tell stories. They are joined by a young woman from Dublin. What starts as a visit to the local pub turns into a night of ghostly tales and an unexpected twist that changes everything • Oct 17 - 27, 2012 • Tickets: Subscription: $75 (general), $60 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges; Flex pass: $45 (general), $35 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges

nCis • Jubilations Dinner Theatre,

#2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Dr. Ducky and his colleague from Los Angeles, Hetty, are off to Canada to attend a conference with the Royal Canadian Navy investigative Services, where they

• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (non-member); lunch included • Merilyn Simonds presents A Writer's Place and Honing the Word; Oct 26 - 27, 2012

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tHeAtre: oCt 2012 edgar allen Poe reCItal • Bailey

Theatre, 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Oct 30

a fEW GooD mEn • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • By Aaron Sorkin, Coproduction with Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre. A fast-paced, thrilling military courtroom drama, made famous by the 1992 film starring Jack Nicholson and Tom Cruise • Sep 15 - Oct 7, 2012 four laDs Who shook thE WorlD - thE bEatlEs story: part 2 • Mayfield Dinner Theatre,

16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • A sequel to last season's popular hit. Back from America and determined to never perform live again, The Beatles embarked on the most creative and incredible journey in pop music history. 1969 and 1970 saw the guys venture off as individuals both personally and musically, but still managed to record two of the greatest albums of all time; Abbey Road and Let it Be • Sep 7 - Nov 4, 2012

Garry krinsky prEsEnts toyinG With sCiEnCE • Arden Theatre, 5 St

Anne Street, St Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Science gets silly. By using his talents in clowning and theatre, Garry Krinsky illustrates the scientific principles of gravity, leverage and simple machines, sparking the same curiosity in kids that has motivated the great scientists over the centuries • Oct 20, 2012, 2 pm • Single tickets for Family Series shows: $15 (children & seniors); $18 (adults); plus facility fee

GhostbustED • Jubilations Din-

ner Theatre, #2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall), Phase II • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Who ya gonna call? Pete Winkman is the head maintenance man at the Dorchester Hotel, but just until

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fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way,

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square • 780.479.9355 • concordia. ab.ca/music • Sacred Music Festival • Oct 21, 2012, 7:30 pm

Sherwood Park • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Oysterband (celtic); Oct 10, 2012, 7:30 pm • The Strawbs (celtic); Oct 21, 2012, 7:30 pm • Bill Anderson (country); Oct 24, 2012, 7:30 pm • Alfie Zappacosta (jazz); Oct 5, 2012, 7:30 pm • An Evening with Ian Thomas (singer-songwriter); Oct 6, 2012, 7:30 pm • Monte Montgomery (singer-songwriter), Oct 6, 2012, 7:30 pm • Norman Foote (family); Oct 4, 2012, 6:30 pm • Dan Hill; Oct 18, 2012, 7:30 pm • Charlie Russell (school performance); Oct 17, 2012, 7:30 pm • Ethan Russell; Oct 20, 2012, 7:30 pm

full moon folk Club • St Basil's

Cultural Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • T. Buckley, Karla Anderson; Oct 5, 2012 • Dala; Oct 19, 2012 • Tickets for each show: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Steven Page; Oct 6, 2012, 7:30 pm • Peter Karp & Sue Foley; Oct 19, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

JubilEE auDitorium • 11455 - 87

litfEst 2012 • Venues throughout Ed-

monton • litfestalberta.org • nonfiction content comes to life. Avid readers with nonfiction content and creators through a series of events such as panels, readings and presentations • Oct 17 - 28, 2012 • Tickets: Available at Tix on the Square

Chamber Music Treasures); $30 (without Chamber Music Treasures) • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door

horizon staGE • 1001 Calahoo

lIterArY: oCt 2012 CanaDian authors assoCiation

(seniors, youth) • Fort series: Tales from the Road, Joe Supple with The Alberta Country Gentlemen (country); Oct 27, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $17 (adults), $14 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

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BACHELOR DEGREE • Build your portfolio while you learn! • Small classroom sizes & one on one attention from artist instructors • Complete year 1 & 2 then take advantage of our university transfer agreements 1.888.539.GPRC (4772) finearts@gprc.ab.ca

run into trouble. Ducky is accused of committing murder and has been given until the end of the conference to prove his innocence • Oct 26, 2012 - Jan 26, 2013

nExt to normal • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey. Music by Tom Kitt. Co-production with Theatre Calgary. Directed by Ron Jenkins. About a family coping with the complexities of modern life – heartbreak, compassion and hope • Oct 20 - Nov 11, 2012 slEEpinG bEauty • TransAlta Arts

Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By the Alberta Opera. Within the stone walls of a long forgotten castle, a beautiful princess has slept for hundreds of years. When she is finally awakened, she finds herself in an unfamiliar time where everything she once knew has completely changed • Oct 26 - Nov 4, 2012 • Tickets: $18 (adult); $15 (student, senior), $12.50 (12 and under)

sprinG aWakEninG • John L. Haar

Theatre, Grant MacEwan University, 10045 - 155 St • MacEwan.ca/creativity • Adapted from Wedekind's 1891 expressionist play about the trials, tears, and exhilaration of the teen years, Spring Awakening celebrates the unforgettable journey from youth

MUSIC: oCt 2012 arDEn thEatrE • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Whitehorse - Luke Doucet and Melissa McClelland (rock/country); Oct 4, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 • Matt Andersen (blues); Oct 6, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40 • De Temps Antan; Oct 19, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $30 • Hank Williams "Live" 1952 feat. Joe Matheson; Oct 26, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 • Bluebird North - Halloween Blues feat. Colin Linden, Little Miss Higgins, John Rutherford, Graham Guest & Grant Stovel (blues, soul, R&B, roots); Oct 31, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40

bailEy thEatrE • 5041 - 50 St,

Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Oyster Band; Oct 12, 2012 • Camrose Opry; Oct 13, 2012 • April Wine; Oct 25, 2012

DoW CEntEnnial CEntrE – shEll thEatrE • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • Professional series: The Winners' Tour. Georgy Tchaidze and Cecilia String Quartet; Oct 4, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $24.50 (adults), $22.40 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office • Professional series: Prairie Oyster; Oct 25, 2012, 7:30 pm; $46.50 (adults), $43.50

Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Alan Tam Shine A Light Charity Concert Tour 2012 • Oct 9, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40, $60, $80, $100, $150; Asia Books & Gifts (10655 - 97 St), Daily Books & Gifts (127, 9700 - 105 Ave), Wah Sun Chinese Herbs & Ginseng Centre (8882 - 170 St) • Experience The Beatles with RAIN: RAIN performs the full range of The Beatles' discography live onstage, including the most complex and challenging songs that The Beatles themselves recorded in the studio but never performed for an audience; Oct 27 - 28, 2012; Tickets: Available at TicketMaster

maClab CEntrE for thE pErforminG arts–leduc • 4308 - 50 St, Leduc

• 780.980.1866 • maclabcentre.com • Crystal Shawanda; Oct 20, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $23 (adult), $30 (student, senior); available at Tix on the Square • The Beatlemaniacs; Oct, 27, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $23 (adult), $30 (student, senior); available at Tix on the Square

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview

Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

northErn liGhts folk Club •

Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • Jez Lowe; Oct 6, 2012 • John Wort Hannam; Oct 20, 2012 • Tickets: $18 (advance), $22 (door - if available)

uptoWn folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre. com • Béla Fleck (banjo); Oct 2, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $50 (Dress Circle), $40 (Terrace), $35 (Orchestra), $20 (Orchestra Front) • Angélique Kidjo (folk); Oct 10, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $42 • The Ultimate Tribute to the King; Oct 14, 2012, 7 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89

ClASSICAl MUSIC: oCt 2012 albErta baroquE EnsEmblE • Robertson–Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Brilliant Baroque: With Lidia Khaner on oboe, Beth Levia on oboe, Dan Waldron on oboe, Allene Hackleman on horn, Megan Evans on horn • Oct 14, 2012, 3 pm • Season Subscriptions: $120 (adult with Chamber Music Treasures); $100 (adult without Chamber Music Treasures)/$100 (student/senior with

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ConCorDia sChool of musiC •

Davis ConCErt orGan 10th annivErsary/sunDays at thrEE •

rcco.edmonton.ab.ca/sundays_at_3. html • Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square; Jeremy Spurgeon, Richard Eaton Singers; Oct 5, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $28 (adult), $25 (senior/ student) available at TIX on the Square, Winspear box office, at the door • West End Christian Reform Church, 10015 - 149 St; Joseph Nolan; Oct 19, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $25 (adults), $22 (students, seniors, members), available at the door

EDmonton ClassiCal Guitar soCiEty • Muttart Hall, Alberta College,

10050 Macdonald Dr • 587.708.2044 • edmontonclassicalguitarsociety.org • Thomas Viloteau (guitar) • Oct 5, 2012, 8 pm • Tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (student/senior/member) available at TIX on the Square, ECGS website

EDmonton opEra • Jubilee Audito-

rium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.424.4040 • jubileeauditorium.com, edmontonopera. com • Edmonton Opera Aida (Performed in Italian with English supertitles); Oct 19, 2012 (8 pm), Oct 21, 2012 (2 pm), Oct 23, 2012 (7:30 pm), Oct 25, 2012 (7:30 pm); Tickets: At the Edmonton Opera

raGa-mala musiC soCiEty • Royal Alberta Museum Auditorium, 12845 102 Ave • edmontonragamala.ab.ca • Sabir Khan and Dilshad Khan (Instrumental - Sarangi) • Oct 13, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $20 (general), $15 (students, seniors)

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • The Phantom of the Opera: Live organ and orchestra accompany this classic 1925 silent film about a demented organist lurking in the catacombs beneath the Opera House; Oct 4, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Chi plays Chopin; Oct 12, 2012 (7:30 pm), Oct 13, 2012 (8 pm); Tickets: $20 – $79 • Measha Brueggergosman; Oct 29, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $50 – $200

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Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: noV 2012 aGnEs buGEra GallEry • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • Catherine Mcavity: scale, light, and colour inspired by landscape and still life; Oct 27 - Nov 9, 2012; Oct 27, 2012, 2 - 4 pm; artist in attendance • Work by artist Leonard Cohen: Limited addition prints of abstract figures; Nov 17 - 30, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 17, 2012, 2 - 4 pm albErta Craft CounCil • 10186 106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • Passages: a group exhibition exploring the passage of time; Oct 6 Dec 24, 2012 • Delineate: new work by Medicine Hat clay artists Jenn DemkeLange and Elizabeth Burritt; Oct 27 Dec 1, 2012 alliED arts CounCil of spruCE GrovE • Spruce Grove Art Gallery, 35 – 5 Ave, Spruce Grove • 780.962.0664 • alliedartscouncil.com • The Light of the Lakeland: Feature Artist Patricia Coulter, medium is watercolour; Oct 22 - Nov 10, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 27, 2012, 1 pm - 4 pm • Members Novelty show 'The Colour Red': a novelty show put on by the members of the Spruce Grove Art Gallery; Nov 12 24, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 17, 2012, 1 pm - 4 pm • Christmas Store and Gala: a display of art and homemade crafts by the members of the Spruce Grove Art Gallery. The Gala will


include door prizes, 50\50 draws and more; Nov 26 - Dec 22, 2012; Christmas Gala: Nov 30, 2012, 7pm

art GallEry of albErta (aGa) • Sir Winston Churchill Sq •

780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Method and Madness: Family-focused interactive exhibition created by Gabe Wong; Feb 19, 2012 - Jan 1, 2013 • Mark Clintberg: Behind this lies my true desire for you; Jul 14 - Dec 30, 2012 • Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque; Sep 15, 2012 - Jan 6, 2013 • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • EDO: Arts of Japan's Last Shogun Age; Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013 • RBC New Works Gallery: Paul Freeman; Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Workshop: Karin Richter (acrylics), Nov 22 - 24, 2012; Watercolor Cards, Nov 25, 2012

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• Mini-workshop: Joyce Boyer (introduction to oils), Nov 5, 12, 19, 2012

Café Haven • 9 Sioux Road, Sherwood Park • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013 Crooked Pot Gallery • 4912 - 51

Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Celebrate Christmas; Nov 1 - Dec 28, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 3, 2012, 11 - 3 pm

Daffodil Gallery • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Igor Postash: illustrative drawings; throughout Nov Fine Arts Building (FAB) Gallery

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Nika Blasser: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Drawing & Intermedia; Nov 6 Dec 1, 2012

Front Gallery • 12312 Jasper Ave

• thefrontgallery.com • Michael Downs & Doug Jamha: Figurative Work; Nov 3, 2012, 2 - 4 pm • Tom Gale: Recent Work; Nov 24, 2012, 2 - 4 pm

Gallery At Milner • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Building the Ring Road: A photography exhibit: Photographs by Sarah Boileau; Edmonton Potters' Guild: View items created by the Edmonton Potters' Guild • Nov 1 - 30, 2012

Harcourt House • 3rd Fl, 10215 - 112 St • 780.426.4180 • harcourthouse.ab.ca • Main Gallery: Nests: artwork by Artist in Residence, Sydney Lancaster • Front Room Gallery: IcarusCar: artwork by Evann Siebens & Keith Doyle. a screen-based sculptural installation involving the myth of a flying car • Oct 18 - Nov 24, 2012; Opening reception: Oct 18, 2012, 6:15 - 10 pm Harris-Warke Gallery • 4924 Ross

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Artistic Identity in Trans-Migratory Setting: art by Galia Kwetny; Nov 19 - Dec 29, 2012; Opening reception: Dec 7, 2012, 6 - 8 pm

Latitude 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • How the West was Won, by Aimée Henny Brown; Sep 28 - Nov 3, 2012 • Circumstances with some Earth & Sky, by Kent Tate; Sep 28 - Nov 3, 2012 • The Fine Art of Schmoozy: annual fundraiser; Nov 24, 2012

Mandolin Books • 6419 - 112 Ave • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Oct 2012 - Jan 2013 McMullen Gallery • U of A Hos-

pital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Glass Journal by Manola Borrajo-Giner: Glass artwork; Sep 1 - Nov 4 , 2012; Opening reception: Sep 6, 2012, 7 - 9 pm • Refuge:

Printed Impressions: A group exhibition of graduate Printmaking students and staff from the University of Alberta Printmaking Department; Nov 10, 2012 - Jan 13, 2013; Opening reception: Nov 15, 2012

Naess Gallery • Paint Spot, 10032 - 81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot. ca • Kelsey Stephenson: Etching • Nov 5 - 30, 2012 Peter Robertson Gallery •

12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Perceptions in Scapes of my Land and Mind: artwork by David Alexander. Featuring bold interpretations of the Canadian landscape feature vibrant colour and dynamic brushwork; Oct 27 - Nov 13, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 3, 2012, 2 - 4 pm • Scott Cumberland: featuring Ribbons of modulating colour create sculptural illusion against the flat surface of Cumberland's canvases; Nov 15 - Dec 4, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 15, 2012, 7 - 9 pm • Joseph Hartman: Large format photographs exploring human interaction with the landscape; Nov 15 - Dec 4, 2012; Opening reception: Nov 15, 2012, 7 -9 pm

Royal Alberta Museum • 12845 -

102 Ave • 780.453.9100 • royalalbertamuseum.ca • Fashioning Feathers: several examples of bird species harvested for their feathers, many from faraway places and also some extraordinary hats from the Museum's collection; Mar 24 Jan 6, 2013 • The Tsars' Cabinet: Two Hundred Years of Russian Decorative Arts under the Romanovs: highlights more than 200 years of decorative arts under the Romanovs during the 18th and 19th centuries; Oct 6 - Jan 2, 2013

Scott Gallery • 10411 - 124 St

• 780.488.3619 • scottgallery.com • Soaring: artwork by Wendy Wacko. A new perspective on Western Canada from several hiking trips and plane rides that brought the artist high above the Southern Alberta landscape; Nov 17 Nov 28, 2012

Visual Arts Alberta Association • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • VAA Bay 3rd Annual FUNdraiser 'Think Small' / Membership Show: Visual Arts Alberta membership show and sale; Oct 18 - Nov 24, 2012; Closing reception: Nov 24, 2012, 1 - 3 pm • Off-site Jubilee Auditorium: Open Photo 2012 at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium: Competition and exhibition of some of Alberta's finest photographers; Oct 22 - Nov 18, 2012; Opening reception: Kaasa Gallery at the Jubilee Auditorium on Oct 25, 2012, 6 - 8 pm

West End Gallery • 12308 Jasper

Ave • 780.488.4892 • westendgalleryltd.com • Paul Jorgensen: acrylic on canvas; Nov 3 - 15, 2012 • W.H. Webb: acrylic on canvas; Nov 17 - 29, 2012;

Mile Zero Dance • Convocation Hall,

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COMEDY: NOV 2012 Bailey Theatre • 5041 50th St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Ben Crane; Nov 2, 2012 Comedy Factory • Gateway Entertainment Centre, 34 Ave, Gateway Blvd• 780.469.4999 • thecomedyfactory.com • Phil Mazo; Nov 15 - 17, 2012 • Tickets: $20 Comic Strip • WEM, Bourbon St • 780.483.5999 • thecomicstrip.ca • Mike Vecchione; Oct 31 - Nov 4 • Greg Fitzsimmons; Nov 7 - 11 • Rocky LaPorte; Nov 14 - 18, 2012 • Loni Love; Nov 21 - 25, 2012 • Bryan Callen Special Presentation; Nov 28 - Dec 2, 2012 Expressionz Cafe • 9938 – 70 Ave

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep - May • Ladies laugh out loud; 7 - 10 pm; Nov 27, 2012; $15

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo

Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Wayne Lee: Live the Laughter; Nov 3, 2012, 8 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

Winspear Centre • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre. com • Andre-Philippe Gagnon: Live in Concert; Nov 11, 8 pm; Tickets: $61.50 (Orchestra), $51.50 (Orchestra, Terrace, Dress Circle, Upper Circle), $41.50 (Gallery)

Dance: Nov 2012 Alberta Ballet • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • Othello: Builds on its namesake Shakespearean tragedy of love, jealousy, deceit, revenge and murder. Featuring choreography by Kirk Peterson, and music by Jerry Goldsmith • Nov 2 - 3, 2012 • Season subscriptions and individual tickets available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589 Brian Webb Dance Company • Timms Centre, northeast corner of 112 St and 87 Ave • 780.420.1757 • bwdc. ca • Kidd Pivot • Nov 23 - 24, 2012 • Tickets: $30 (general), $20 (student & senior); Tickets available at TIX on the Square Shumka Dancers • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.455.9559 • shumka.com • Ukrainian Shumka Dancers Fundraising Gala: An elegant evening with fabulous entertainment, great food, raffle draws and live and silent auctions, all in support of the Ukrainian Shumka Dancers • Nov 17, 2012, 7 pm • Tickets: $100 (each), $1500 (corporate table for 8)

University of Alberta, 11316 - 89 Ave • 780.424.1573 • milezerodance.com • 4 New Works: Mile Zero Dance performs at the Edmonton New Music Festival, a Tonus Vivus/Mile Zero Dance co-production • Nov 15 - 18, 2012

FILM: Nov 2012 FAVA: Acting for Screenwriters and Directors • 9722 - 102 St •

fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Deepen your understanding of the complexities of the acting process through a fun, hands-on class for non-actors • Mon, 7 - 9 pm; Oct 22 - Dec 10, 2012 (no class Nov 12) • $375 (+GST, regular)

FAVA: Video Kitchen • 9722 - 102

St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • The annual Video Kitchen workshop provides a creative place to explore and express your ideas visually. It is a pre-requisite to Main Course • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Sep 8 - Dec 8, 2012 • $645 (+GST, regular)

Global Visions Youth Media Day presenting FAVA's Future Visions

• Metro Cinema • Global Visions Film Festival and FAVA present the 10th annual Future Visions Youth Media Day. Six inner city youth are given the opportunity to participate in FAVA's Video Production Intensive Course and will be premeiring their personal short videos during Youth Media Day • Nov 8, 2012 • Tickets: $5 (students), $10 (public)

Heap Cruziack and Pebble Adverati last laced up their skates and ice-danced competitively. But now, in spite of the extinction of ice-rinks due to global warming, the world champions are intent on a glorious comeback • Nov 15 - 24, 2012 • Tickets: $27 (opening night), $25 (adult); $20 (student, senior), $15 (preview - free for students), Tue evening is Pay What You Will at the door

Attempts on Her Life • Theatre Lab, Grant MacEwan University, First Floor, 10045 - 156 St • macewan.ca/creativity • A roller-coaster of late 20th-century obsessions • Nov 28 - Dec 2, 2012; 7:30 pm, 2 pm matinees • Tickets: $11 (adults), $9 (students & seniors 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757 Bengal Tiger at the Baghdad Zoo by Rajiv Joseph • Timms Centre

for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: The lives of two American Marines and an Iraqi translator are entangled forever by an encounter with a foul-mouthed tiger that haunts the streets of wartorn Baghdad, searching for meaning, forgiveness, redemption and a bloody meal • Nov 29 - Dec 8, 2012 at 7:30 pm; preview Nov 28, 2012 at 7:30 pm; Matinee Dec 6, 2012 at 12:30 pm; No show on Sunday • Tickets: $5 preview Nov 28; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Up for Discussion: A film series • Stanley A. Milner Theatre (basement), Stanley Milner Library • epl.ca • Movies often provide us with a chance to look at society and the realities of life in a new way. Join EPL for a film screening and a lively exploration of current and timely topics of concern • Nov 8, 2012, 6:30 pm

Buddy Holly Story • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Experience the incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock 'n' roll. Features some of Buddy Holly's greatest hits • Nov 13, 2012 - Feb 3, 2013

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Charles Ross: One Man Lord of the Rings • Arden Theatre, 5 Anne St,

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• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (nonmember); lunch included • Kathy Jessup presents: Taking Control - Preparing for a Successful Presentation and Soup to Nuts – A Performance Workshop; Nov 23 - 24, 2012

THEATRE: Nov 2012 6.0: How Heap and Pebble Took On the World and Won • TransAlta

Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By the Northern Light Theatre. It's been five years since

St. Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Charles Ross plays every character, casts every spell, fights every battle and shrinks Peter Jackson's epic film trilogy down to a hilarious fantasyfilled homage to one of the most popular series of all time • Nov 2, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $25

A CHRISTMAS CAROL • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Adapted by Tom Wood. Directed by Bob Baker and Geoffrey Brumlik. Based on the story by Charles Dickens • Nov 30 - Dec 23, 2012 Four Lads Who Shook the World - The Beatles Story: Part 2 • May-

field Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • A sequel to last season's popular hit. Back from America

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hEy laDiEs! • The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • The wacked out, packed out talkshow/ gameshow/varietyshow/sideshow that's a good time for any/all of the sexes • Nov 16, 2012 thE horizon playErs prEsEnt: dIsney's aladdIn Jr. • Horizon Stage,

1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • All of your favourite characters are in Disney's Aladdin Jr., a stage adaptation of the Disney hit film • Nov 28 - 30, Dec 1, 7:30 pm; Dec 1, 2 pm • Tickets: $22 (adult), $17 (student, senior)

hoW thE GrinCh stolE Christmas • Bailey Theatre, 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Follows Dr. Seuss' classic story of the Grinch, a cave-dwelling creature who decides to try and prevent Christmas from coming; Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2012

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theatrenetwork.ca • A live recording of CBC Radio's award-winning sketch comedy show. See an evening of all-new comedy sketches and songs, with live sound effects created right before your eyes. Two episodes will be recorded for national radio broadcast but only the live audience gets to see the hilarious out-takes and banter between sketches • Nov 10, 2012

The List • TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By Theatre Yes. Follows the story of woman who is a compulsive list-maker, as she reconstructs the events leading up to neighbour's death • Nov 29 - Dec 9, 2012 • Tickets: $27 (adult), $20 (student, senior, artist), $15 (child under 18), Sat evening is Pay What You Will at the door The Memorandum by Vaclav Havel • Timms Centre for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: Inside one large, nameless organization, the Managing Director tries to decipher an important memorandum written in a new, completely incomprehensible language that has been created to streamline office communications. The Translation Department cannot translate the memo without a permit and the Department of Authentication refuses to authorize a permit without a translation • Nov 1 10, 2012, 7:30 pm; Matinee Nov 8, 2012, at 12:30 pm; No show on Sunday • Tickets: Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior) NCIS • Jubilations Dinner Theatre, #2690, 8882

- 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Dr. Ducky and his colleague from Los Angeles, Hetty, are off to Canada to attend a conference with the Royal Canadian Navy investigative Services, where they run into trouble. Ducky is accused of committing murder and has been given until the end of the conference to prove his innocence • Oct 26, 2012 - Jan 26, 2013

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Next to Normal • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Book and lyrics by Brian Yorkey. Music by Tom Kitt. Coproduction with Theatre Calgary. Directed by Ron Jenkins. About a family coping with the complexities of modern life – heartbreak, compassion and hope • Oct 20 - Nov 11, 2012 PORC-ÉPIC • L'Uni Théâtre, 8627 rue Marie-Anne-

Gaboury, 91 Ave • lunitheatre.ca • A co-production of L'UniThéâtre and Théâtre la Seizième from Vancouver. With English surtitles • Nov 2 - 3, 7 -10, 2012, 8 pm; Matinee Nov 4, 11, 2012, 2 pm

Rock of Ages • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87

Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • In 1987 on the Sunset Strip, a small town girl met a big city rocker and in LA's most famous rock club, they fell in love to the greatest songs of the 80's • Nov 6 - 11, 2012

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- 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By the Alberta Opera. Within the stone walls of a long forgotten castle, a beautiful princess has slept for hundreds of years. When she is finally awakened, she finds herself in an unfamiliar time where everything she once knew has completely changed • Oct 26 - Nov 4, 2012 • Tickets: $18 (adult); $15 (student, senior), $12.50 (12 and under)

Smokescreen • Catalyst Theatre, 8529 Gateway Boulevard • 780.439.3905 • concretetheatre.ca • An exploration of adolescent drug culture and the clash of values between Trent, a charismatic high school student and the adults in his life over the impact of his marijuana use • Nov 16, 2012, 1 pm & 7:30 pm; Nov 17, 2012, 2 pm & 7:30 pm • Tickets: $19 (adult), St/Sn $16 (student, senior), Nov 17 @ 2 pm Pay-What-You-Can; Tickets: Available at TIX on the Square, 780.420.1757, cash at the door Spring Awakening • John L. Haar Theatre,

Grant MacEwan University, 10045 - 155 St • MacEwan.ca/creativity • Adapted from Wedekind's 1891 expressionist play about the trials, tears, and exhilaration of the teen years, Spring Awakening celebrates the unforgettable journey from youth to adulthood with power and passion • Oct 26 - Nov 3, 2012; 7:30 pm, 2 pm matinees • Tickets: $17 (adults), $12 (students & seniors - 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757

MUSIC: Nov 2012 Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St. Albert •

780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Danny Michel; Nov 9, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $30 • Honens Laureate Minsoo Sohn performs Bach's Goldberg Variations (On Stage); Nov 10, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 • Noisy Theatre - Singing with Sylvia (for kids); Nov 7, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $10 (adult), $5 (child), Free (kids under 2)

Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St, Camrose •

780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Troubadors; Nov 4, 2012 • Camrose Opry; Nov 10, 2012 • Jesse Peters Trio; Nov 24, 2012 • Alpha Yaya Diallo; Nov 25, 2012

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Dow Centennial Centre – Shell Theatre • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Saskatchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask.ca/dowcentre • Foothills Brass, Bourbon Street to Broadway; Nov 2, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $29.50 (adults), $27.40 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office • Tyler Yarema; Nov 23, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $29.50 (adults); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office Festival Place • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Digging Roots (aboriginal); Nov 10, 2012, 7:30 pm • The Barra MacNeils Christmas Show (celtic); Nov 25, 2012, 7:30 pm • Troubadours (country); Nov 2, 2012, 7:30 pm • Jason McCoy Christmas (country); Nov 30, 2012, 7:30 pm • Alison Brown Quartette (folk); Nov 16, 2012, 7:30 pm • Chris Velan (folk); Nov 23, 2012, 7:30 pm • River City Big Band & Jens Linderman (jazz); Nov 4, 2012, 7:30 pm • Ana Egge (singer-songwriter); Nov 10, 2012, 7:30 pm • Alpha Yaya Diallos West African Summit (world); Nov 24, 2012, 7:30 pm • Black & White: the Shivers; Nov 17, 2012, 5:30 pm FULL MOON FOLK CLUB • St Basil's Cultural

Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • Red Molly, Dave Gunning; Nov 9, 2012 • Kieran Kane, Kevin Welch, Fats Kaplin; Nov 30, 2012 • Tickets for each show: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/ child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce

Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • James Keelaghan; Nov 4, 2012, 7:30 pm • Vance Gilbert with Lizzy Hoyt: Nov 9, 2012; 7:30 pm • Barney Bentall; Nov 16, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

Jubilee Auditorium • 11455 - 87 Ave •

780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Video Games Live: An all new segment that will include music from Final Fantasy, Zelda, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Pokemon, Warcraft, Diablo III, Earthworm Jim, Mass Effect and more; Nov 4, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: Available at TicketMaster • Alice Cooper; Nov 14, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: Available at TicketMaster • Colin James; Nov 15, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $45.50, $59.50; available at TicketMaster • Celtic Thunder (celtic); Nov 24, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $75, $60, $45+ S/C; Available at Unionevents.com, TicketMaster

Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society

• Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

Northern Lights Folk Club • Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • Doug Cox & Betty Soo; Nov 3, 2012 • Jenny Allen & Leslie Alexander; Nov 17, 2012 • Tickets: $18 (advance), $22 (door - if available) Uptown Folk Club • Expressionz Cafe, 9938

– 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

Winspear Centre • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Dan Mangan & The Rural Alberta Advantage; Nov 5, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $37 – $42 • Stories & Music; Nov 15, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Blackie and the Rodeo Kings; Nov 21, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $27 – $57

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Nov 2012 Alberta Baroque Ensemble • Robertson– Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Baroque Chamber Music Treasures: A fundraising event for the Alberta Baroque Music Society; With Susan Flook on violin, Heather Bergen on violin, Jeanette Comeau on viola, Colin Ryan on cello, Ronda Metszies on cello, Tammy-Jo Mortensen on harpsichord organ, Dan Waldron on oboe • Nov 18, 2012, 3 pm • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door I Coristi Chamber Choir • Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 - 84 Ave • 780.977.6993 • icoristi. com • Earth, Wind and Fire: with Dr. Debra Cairns as conductor; Nov 17, 2012, 7:30 pm CONCORDIA SCHOOL OF MUSIC • Robert

Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • 780.479.9355 • concordia.ab.ca/music • Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concert • Nov 18, 2012, 2 pm

Cosmopolitan Music Society • Winspear

Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square • Lest We Forget: The Royal Canadian Legion presents a musical tribute featuring the Cosmopolitan Music Society Bands and Chorus and special guests; Nov 4, 2012, 7:30; Tickets: $20 (general)

Da Camera Singers • Location TBA •

780.919.9132 • dacamera.ab.ca • There is Sweet Music: Featuring music from the English sacred


and secular choral traditions. From Renaissance Madrigals to Victorian Anthems and Part Songs, Da Camera Singers will feature the music of Morley, Holst, Stanford and John Rutter • Nov 18, 2012, 3 pm • Tickets: Available at the door

EDmonton ChambEr musiC soCiEty • Convocation Hall, U of A Campus

• 780.433.4532 • edmontonchambermusic.org • Montreal-born pianist Marc-André Hamelin performs works by Berg, Fauré, Debussy and Rachmaninoff; Sat, Nov 2, 2012, 8 pm • Cappella Artemisia: vocal and instrumental music from 16th and 17th century Italy; Nov 17, 2012, 8 pm • Single tickets: Will be available after Aug 15; available at TIX on the Square, The Gramophone, The ECMS, at the door

EDmonton ClassiCal Guitar soCiEty • Muttart Hall, Alberta College,

10050 Macdonald Dr • 587.708.2044 • edmontonclassicalguitarsociety.org • ChromaDuo (Tracy Anne Smith and Rob MacDonald, guitars) • Nov 24, 2012, 8 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult)/$25 (student/ senior/member) available at TIX on the Square, ECGS website

EDmonton mEtropolitan Chorus • 780.977.6993 • edmetrochorus.

ca • Myer Horowitz Theatre, Students' Union Building, U of A; Just Jazz: Relax in the beautiful ambience of the Myer Horowitz Theatre, as Edmonton Metropolitan Chorus brings you a fusion of classical and jazz genres; Nov 24, 2012, 7:30 pm • All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 - 103 St; Magic of Mozart: Edmonton Metropolitan Chorus and soloists will be joined by a full orchestra, plus famed organist, Jeremy Spurgeon to perform music by Mozart; Nov 24, 2012 7:30 - 8:30 pm • Tickets: Advance: $15 (adults), $10 (seniors, students); $5 (kids 12 and under); Door: $20 (adults), $15 (seniors, students); $10 (kids 12 and under); Available at Tix on the Square

raGa-mala musiC soCiEty •

Stanley Milner Library Auditorium, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Square • edmontonragamala.ab.ca • Kalapini Komkali (Hindustani vocal) with Sanjay Deshpande and Raya Korgaonkar • Nov 2, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $20 (general), $15 (students, seniors)

EDmonton youth orChEstra •

eyso.com • Banff Centre for the Arts, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff; Eric Harvie; Nov 18, 2012, 2 pm; Tickets: Free • Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square; Fireworks Music/Handel, St Paul Suite/Holst, London Symphony no 104/Haydn, Symphony no. 2 "London"/Vaughan Williams; Nov 25, 2012, 2 pm; Tickets: $15 (adult), $10 (seniors, students); Tickets available at Tix on the Square

kokopElli Choir • McDougall United

Church, 10025 101 St • 780.977.7295 • kokopellichoirs.com • All Works of Love: Start off the season with a diverse program of music themed around peace and global community • Nov 10, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $16, $13 (students), available through Tix on the Square

nEW EDmonton WinD sinfonia •

Myer Horowitz Theatre, U of A • Nov 18, 2012, 2 pm • Tickets: $20 (adult), $15 (students/seniors), $50 (season ticket); available from members or at the door

pro Coro CanaDa • All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 - 103 St • procoro.ab.ca • Laudate – Jubilate – Cantate!: Presenting music from the best German composers, spanning nearly four centuries of tradition—including some of the conductor's favourites by Mendelssohn, Brahms, and Bruckner • Nov 4, 2012, 2:30 pm riCharD Eaton sinGErs • Winspear

Centre, Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.428.3737 • richardeatonsingers. com • Mendelssohn: Elijah: with the Richard Eaton Singers with Edmonton Symphony Orchestra; Monica Whicher (soprano); Lauren Segal (mezzosoprano), John Tessier (tenor); Daniel Lichti, Elijah; Len Ratzlaff (conductor) • Nov 3, 2012, 8 pm • Tickets: $37, $47 (adults); $35, $45 (students/seniors)

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston

Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Organ Saturation; Nov 9, 2012, 9:30 pm; Tickets: $20 – $40 • Triumphant

Organ Tribute; Nov 10, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Platypus Theatre's Rhythm in Your Rubbish; Nov 17, 2012, 2 pm; Tickets: Dress Circle: $13 – $29 • Elegance, Exoticism & Ecstasy: Nov 23 (7:30 pm), Nov 24 (8 pm); Tickets: $20 – $79 • Vivaldi & Viola; Nov 28, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69

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2012

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: deC 2012 albErta Craft CounCil • 10186 -

106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • Passages: a group exhibition exploring the passage of time; Oct 6 Dec 24, 2012 • Delineate: new work by Medicine Hat clay artists Jenn DemkeLange and Elizabeth Burritt; Oct 27 Dec 1, 2012

alliED arts CounCil of spruCE GrovE • Spruce Grove Art Gallery, 35 – 5 Ave, Spruce Grove • 780.962.0664 • alliedartscouncil.com • Christmas Store and Gala: a display of art and homemade crafts by the members of the Spruce Grove Art Gallery. The Gala will include door prizes, 50\50 draws and more; Nov 26 - Dec 22, 2012

ting: art by Galia Kwetny; Nov 19 - Dec 29, 2012; Opening reception: Dec 7, 2012, 6 - 8 pm

manDolin books • 6419 - 112 Ave

• nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Oct 2012 - Jan 2013

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Refuge: Printed Impressions: A group exhibition of graduate Printmaking students and staff from the University of Alberta Printmaking Department; Nov 10 - Jan 13, 2013; Opening reception: Nov 15, 2012 naEss GallEry • Paint Spot, 10032 -

81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Sandra Kunz: Bird & Insect Paintings • Dec 6 - 31, 2012

royal albErta musEum • 12845 102 Ave • 780.453.9100 • royalalbertamuseum.ca • Fashioning Feathers: several examples of bird species harvested for their feathers, many from faraway places and also some extraordinary hats from the Museum's collection; Mar 24 Jan 6, 2013 • The Tsars' Cabinet: Two Hundred Years of Russian Decorative Arts under the Romanovs: highlights more than 200 years of decorative arts under the Romanovs during the 18th and 19th centuries; Oct 6 - Jan 2, 2013 pEtEr robErtson GallEry • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf:

1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Scott Cumberland: featuring Ribbons of modulating colour create sculptural illusion against the flat surface of Cumberland's canvases; Nov 15 - Dec 4, 2012 • Joseph Hartman: Large format photographs exploring human interaction with the landscape; Nov 15 - Dec 4, 2012 • Group exhibitions: Featuring new work from gallery artists; Dec 8, 2012 - Mar 23, 2013

visual arts albErta assoCiation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • Urban Animals: work by Jason Carter: Alberta's most prolific aboriginal artists. His work explores the constant dialogue of urban versus the natural environment through a vibrant series of paintings; Dec 6, 2012 - Jan 6, 2013

CoMedY: deC 2012 ComiC strip • WEM, Bourbon St • 780.483.5999 • thecomicstrip.ca • Bryan Callen Special Presentation; Nov 28 - Dec 2, 2012 • JR Brow; Dec 5 - 9, 2012 • Pete Correale; Dec 12 - 16, 2012 • Rob Little; Dec 19 - 23, 2012 JubilEE auDitorium • 11455 - 87

Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Gerry Dee Life After Teaching; Dec 28, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: Available at TicketMaster

dAnCe: deC 2012 albErta ballEt • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • The Nutcracker: an epic battle of mice, toy soldiers, a Russian princess and the Sugar Plum Fairy Featuring choreography by Edmund Stripe, music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, conductor Peter Dala with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra • Dec 14 - 16, 2012 • Tickets available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589 GooD WomEn DanCE soCiEty •

La'Cite Theatre • 780.802.6867 • goodwomen.ca • Convergence: presents two new works; one by collective artist Ainsley Hillyard and the other a collaboration with visual artist Kevin Green • Dec 6 - 8, 2012, 8 pm • Tickets: $20 (general), $15 (student/senior). Available at Tix on the Square

FIlM: deC 2012 fava: aCtinG for sCrEEnWritErs anD DirECtors • 9722 - 102 St •

fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Deepen your understanding of the complexities of the acting process through a fun, hands-on class for non-actors • Mon, 7 - 9 pm; Oct 22 - Dec 10, 2012 (no class Nov 12) • $375 (+GST, regular)

fava: viDEo kitChEn • 9722 - 102

art GallEry of albErta (aGa) •

Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Method and Madness: Family-focused interactive exhibition created by Gabe Wong; Feb 19, 2012 - Jan 1, 2013 • Mark Clintberg: Behind this lies my true desire for you; Jul 14 - Dec 30, 2012 • Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque; Sep 15 - Jan 6, 2013 • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • EDO: Arts of Japan's Last Shogun Age; Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013 • RBC New Works Gallery: Paul Freeman; Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013

at the Timms Centre for the Arts

2012/13 season line-up

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm

The GhosT sonaTa by August Strindberg / Sep. 20 to 29, 2012 The MeMoranduM

Café havEn • 9 Sioux Road, Sherwood

by Vaclav Havel / Nov. 1 to 10, 2012

Park • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912

- 51 Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta • 780.963.9573 • Celebrate Christmas: Celebrate Christmas; Nov 1 - Dec 28, 2012; Opening reception: Dec 1, 2012, 11 - 3 pm

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • 12 Days of Christmas: Featuring gallery artists thoughout the month of Dec finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Nika Blasser: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Drawing & Intermedia; Nov 6 - Dec 1, 2012 • Justin Ogilvie: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Painting; Dec 11 - 23, 2012 and Jan 3 - 12, 2013 • Mackenzy Albright: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking; Dec 11 - 23, 2012 and Jan 3 - 12, 2013

BenGal TiGer aT The BaGhdad Zoo

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One of North America’s top theatre schools a hoT TickeT $11 Student / $22 Adult / $20 Senior available at Timms Box Office or TiX on the Square

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The Missionary PosiTion by Greg macArthur, U of A lee Playwright in Residence / Feb. 7 to 16, 2013 richard ii by William Shakespeare / Mar. 28 to Apr. 6, 2013 The lasT days of Judas iscarioT

front GallEry • 12312 Jasper Ave • thefrontgallery.com • Sherry and Shortbread; Dec 1, 2012, 2 - 4 pm • Group Show: Christmas Keepsakes; Dec 8, 2012, 2 - 4 pm

By Stephen Adly Guirgis / May 16 to 25, 2013

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Stars: Linocut prints by Cheryl Anhel • Dec 1 - 31, 2012

by Rajiv Joseph / Nov. 29 to Dec. 8, 2012

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harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Artistic Identity in Trans-Migratory Set-

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St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • The annual Video Kitchen workshop provides a creative place to explore and express your ideas visually. It is a pre-requisite to Main Course • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Sep 8 - Dec 8, 2012 • $645 (+GST, regular)

up for DisCussion: a film sEriEs • Stanley A. Milner Theatre (basement), Stanley Milner Library • epl.ca • Movies often provide us with a chance to look at society and the realities of life in a new way. Join EPL for a film screening and a lively exploration of current and timely topics of concern • Dec 13, 2012, 6:30 pm

lIterArY: deC 2012 havEn soCial Club • 15120 Stony

Plain Rd • 780.915.8869 • edmontonstoryslam.com • Edmonton Story Slam: writers share their original, 5-minute stories; followed by a music jam • 3rd Wed every month • Dec 19, 2012, 7 pm (sign-up); 7:30 pm (show) • $5 (registration from writers to support the Society)

tHeAtre: deC 2012 attEmpts on hEr lifE • Theatre Lab, Grant MacEwan University, First Floor, 10045 - 156 St • macewan.ca/creativity • A roller-coaster of late 20th-century obsessions • Nov 28 - Dec 2, 2012; 7:30 pm, 2 pm matinees • Tickets: $11 (adults), $9 (students & seniors 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757

thE list • TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By the Theatre Yes. Follows the story of woman who is a compulsive list-maker, as she reconstructs the events leading up to neighbours death • Nov 29 - Dec 9, 2012 • Tickets: $27 (adult), $20 (student, senior, artist), $15 (child under 18), Sat evening is Pay What You Will at the door thE misanthropE • Walterdale Play-

house, 10322 - 83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse.com • When a playwright with the "unfashionable habit of speaking his mind" becomes enamoured with a self-serving American film star, the results unveil the deception and decadence of the modern High Court • Dec 5 - 15, 2012 • Tickets: Subscription: $75 (general), $60 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges; Flex pass: $45 (general), $35 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges

nCis • Jubilations Dinner Theatre,

#2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Dr. Ducky and his colleague from Los Angeles, Hetty, are off to Canada to attend a conference with the Royal Canadian Navy investigative Services, where they run into trouble. Ducky is accused of committing murder and has been given until the end of the conference to prove his innocence • Oct 26, 2012 - Jan 26,

able at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

EkosinGErs Christmas ConCErt • Ellerslie Baptist Church, 10603 Ellerslie Rd SW • ekosingers.com • EKOSingers will ring in the festive season with their usual joy & laughter! Get into the spirit with new tunes as well as traditional with a twist • Dec 8, 2012 • Free (food bank and silver collection donations accepted)

fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way

• 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Beoga (celtic); Dec 4, 2012, 7:30 pm • Jimmy Rankin (country); Dec 6, 2012, 7:30 pm • Colm Wilkinson; Dec 9 - 10, 2012, 7:30 pm

horizon staGE • 1001 Calahoo

Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Lunch at Allen's; Dec 15, 2012, 7:30 pm • A Big Band Christmas; Dec 22, 2012; 7:30 pm • Tickets: $40 (adult), $35 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

JubilEE auDitorium • 11455 - 87

Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Jesse Cook (jazz); Dec 11, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: Available at TicketMaster

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed

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bEnGal tiGEr at thE baGhDaD zoo by raJiv JosEph • Timms Centre

for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: The lives of two American Marines and an Iraqi translator are entangled forever by an encounter with a foul-mouthed tiger that haunts the streets of war-torn Baghdad, searching for meaning, forgiveness, redemption and a bloody meal • Nov 29 - Dec 8, 2012 at 7:30 pm; Matinee Dec 6 at 12:30 pm; No show on Sunday • Tickets: Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Music

BACHELOR DEGREE • Complete year 1 & 2 then take advantage of our university transfer agreements • Small class size guarantees personalized attention from our outstanding instructors • Professional standard recording studio! • Perform with talented musicians: Wind, Orchestra, Electroacoustic, Jazz or Choir

buDDy holly story • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Experience the incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock 'n' roll. Features some of Buddy Holly's greatest hits • Nov 13, 2012 - Feb 3, 2013

1.888.539.GPRC (4772) finearts@gprc.ab.ca

a Christmas Carol • Citadel Thea-

tre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Adapted by Tom Wood. Directed by Bob Baker and Geoffrey Brumlik. Based on the story by Charles Dickens • Nov 30 - Dec 23, 2012

thE Christmas Carol proJECt

• TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By Bellstruck Productions Inc. A musical interpretation of Dickens' classic tale and features original songs written from the perspectives of the various characters • Dec 28 - 29, 2012 • Tickets: $40 (door), $35 (adv), $30 (early bird, until Nov 30)

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7 - 10 pm

olivEr • Festival Place, 100 Festival

uptoWn folk Club • Expressionz

Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace. ab.ca • Lionel Bart created the adaptation from the Dicken's book as well as the music and lyrics • Dec 19 - 23, Dec 26 - 30, 2012

With bElls on • The Roxy, 10708

thE horizon playErs prEsEnt:

- 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A mild-mannered accountant with persistent bad luck and a 7-foot Glamazon who lives down the hall, who has created the Ultimate Christmas Queen Pageant Outfit are stuck in an elevator. The unlikely duo is now forced to work together to escape • Dec 12 23, 2012

dIsney's aladdIn Jr. • Horizon Stage,

MUSIC: deC 2012

ChUrChmICe ChrIstmas shoW •

Bailey Theatre, 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Dec 13 - 15, 2012

1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • All of your favourite characters are in Disney's Aladdin Jr., a stage adaptation of the Disney hit film • Dec 1, 2012, 7:30 pm & 2 pm • Tickets: $22 (adult), $17 (student, senior)

arDEn thEatrE • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Lunch at Allen's: Featuring Murray McLauchlan, Ian Thomas, Cindy Church and Marc Jordan; Dec 13 - 14, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $40

hoW thE GrinCh stolE Christmas

DoW CEntEnnial CEntrE – shEll

• Bailey Theatre, 5041 - 50 St, Camrose

thEatrE • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

• 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Follows Dr. Seuss' classic story of the Grinch, a cave-dwelling creature who decides to try and prevent Christmas from coming; Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2012

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katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • The Fab Fourever, The Complete Beatles Experience; Dec 6 - 7, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $36.50 (adults), $33.50 (seniors, youth); Avail-

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Barenaked Ladies: Hits & Holiday Songs; Dec 3 - 4, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $49 – $79 • A Celtic Christmas with the McDades; Dec 21 - 22, 2012, 8 pm, Dec 23, 2 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89

ClASSICAl MUSIC: deC 2012 albErta baroquE EnsEmblE • Robertson–Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Music For a Festive Season: with Julie Harris as soprano, Christina Jahn as soprano, Jerald Fast as tenor, Paul Grindlay as bass with the Da Camera Singers • Dec 9, 2012, 3 pm and 7:30 pm • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door

ConCorDia sChool of musiC •

First Presbyterian Church, 10025 - 105 St • 780.479.9355 • concordia.ab.ca/ music • Christmas Concert – Concordia Student Ensembles • Dec 2, 2012, 3

pm; Dec 15, 2012, 7:30 pm

Cosmopolitan musiC soCiEty •

Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, 8426 Gateway Boulevard • A Cosmopolitan Christmas: featuring the Tuesday and Wednesday bands and more of the Cosmopolitan Music Society; Dec 8, 2012, 7:30pm, Dec 9, 2012, 2:30 pm

fEstival City WinDs ConCErt • Robert Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • info@festivalcitywinds.ca • festivalcitywinds.ca • Festival City Winds Winter Concert • Dec 8, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $10 (general admission) EDmonton ChambEr musiC soCiEty • West End Christian Reformed

Church • 780.433.4532 • edmontonchambermusic.org • Ben Heppner (tenor): recital • Dec 1, 2012, 7 pm • Single tickets: $50 – $20

EDmonton voCal minority •

Unitarian Church of Edmonton, 10804 119 St • 780.488.1498 • evmchoir.com • Bringing Good Cheer: Edmonton Vocal Minority and Chorealis present their annual community Solstice/Christmas celebration. Music, refreshments, and carol singing are part • Dec 10, 2012, 7 pm • Tickets: free

GrEEnWooD sinGErs • greenwoodsingers.org • St Joseph's Basilica, 10044 - 113 St: Hymns and Readings for Christmas: A reflective evening of music and scripture readings for Christmas sponsored by St. Joseph's College, the Catholic-affiliated College at the University of Alberta; Dec 9, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $10 • First Presbyterian Church, 10025 - 105 St: The Many Moods of Christmas: accompanied by pianist, Helen Stuart; organist, Marnie Giesbrecht; bassist, Jeff Johnson; and percussionist, Murray Smith. The program will also include the lively music making of the University of Alberta Faculty of Education Handbell Ringers; Dec 10, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 (adults), $18 (students/seniors), plus applicable service charges, available at Tix on the Square and at the door kokopElli Choir • McDougall United Church, 10025 101 St • 780.977.7295 • kokopellichoirs.com • Wintersong: Kokopelli's most traditional concert program features all our choirs singing music of the season, both sacred and secular, to warm hearts in the cold of winter • Dec 8, 2012, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $20, $15 (students), available through Tix on the Square pro Coro CanaDa • procoro.ab.ca • Winspear Centre, 4 Winston Churchill Square: A Pro Coro Family Christmas; Dec 16, 2012, 2:30 pm WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Schubert's Second Symphony; Dec 2, 2012, 2 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69 • Handel's Messiah; Dec 7 - 8, 2012, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 – $75 • A Christmas Feast; Dec 20, 2012, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Salute to Vienna; Dec 30, 2012, 2:30 pm; Tickets: $49.50 – $89.50

JAnUArY

2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: JAn 2013 albErta Craft CounCil • 10186 106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • Charles Lewton-Brain and Les Manning: celebrating Charles LewtonBrain's 2012 Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Fine Craft and Les Manning's recent appointment to the Order of Canada; Jan 12 - Feb 23, 2013 art GallEry of albErta (aGa) • Sir Winston Churchill Sq •

780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Method and Madness: Family-focused interactive exhibition created by Gabe Wong; Feb 19, 2012 - Jan 1, 2013 • Misled by Nature: Contemporary Art and the Baroque; Sep 15, 2012 - Jan 6, 2013 • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • EDO: Arts of Japan's Last Shogun Age;

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Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013 • RBC New Works Gallery: Paul Freeman; Nov 3, 2012 - Feb 10, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm Café havEn • 9 Sioux Road, Sherwood Park • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912

- 51 Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta • 780.963.9573 • Winter Warming-Casseroles, Tea Pots, Mugs and more: featuring a variety of slab, wheel thrown, decorated work selected for display by gallery members; Throughout Jan and Feb, 2013

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Gallery artists; Jan - Feb, 2013 finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Justin Ogilvie: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Painting; Jan 3 - 12, 2013 • Mackenzy Albright: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking; Jan 3 - 12, 2013 • Sam Walrod: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Painting; Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2013 • Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada: awards for excellence in Canadian book design and sponsors the only national competition that recognizes and celebrates fine book design in Canada; Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2013

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Outer and Inner Landscapes: Mixed media works on canvas by Erik Chang; Spaces and Places: View items created by the Focus on Fibre Art Association • Jan 1 - 31, 2013

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art of the Peace: group art show; Jan 7 - Feb 9, 2013; Opening reception: Feb 1, 2013, 6 - 8 pm

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Before Photography, by Chuck Samuels; Jan 11 - Feb 9, 2013 • Mark Templeton and Nicola Ratti; Jan 11 - Feb 9, 2013

manDolin books • 6419 - 112 Ave • nvsart.ca • NVSArt: Textured abstract art • Oct 2012 - Jan 2013 mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Refuge: Printed Impressions: A group exhibition of graduate Printmaking students and staff from the University of Alberta Printmaking Department; Nov 10 - Jan 13, 2013; Opening reception: Nov 15, 2012 • The Spirit of Aging by Dr. Sharon Moore: Aging invites the visitor to share in the photographer's interpretation the rhythms of life that reflect aspects of a universal experience we all share regardless of where we live; Jan 19 Mar 24, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013 naEss GallEry • Paint Spot, 10032 81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Byron McBride: Acrylic Paintings • Jan 7 - 31, 2013 pEtEr robErtson GallEry • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Group exhibitions: Featuring new work from gallery artists; Dec 8 - Mar 23, 2013 royal albErta musEum • 12845 - 102 Ave • 780.453.9100 • royalalbertamuseum.ca • Fashioning Feathers: several examples of bird species harvested for their feathers, many from faraway places and also some extraordinary hats from the Museum's collection; Mar 24 - Jan 6, 2013 visual arts albErta assoCiation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • Urban Animals: work by Jason Carter: Alberta's most prolific aboriginal artists. His work explores the constant dialogue


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of urban versus the natural environment through a vibrant series of paintings; Dec 6 - Jan 6, 2013 • Fighting Normal: work by Laurie MacFayden & Amy Willans: will pair a selection of MacFayden's images (paintings, photographs) with text from Amy's stunning poems that document her time spent in a psychiatric ward; Jan 24 - Mar 2, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013, 7 - 9:30 pm

hot 8 Gumbo – marDi Gras for thE family • Arden Theatre 5 St Anne

(adult), $15 (senior, child)

bailEy thEatrE • 5041 - 50 St, Cam-

CoMedY: JAn 2013

Street, St Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Carrying on a tradition that dates back to New Orleans' famous jazz roots, Hot 8 shares the joyful music of the city's world-famous Mardi Gras parade. Steeped in West African rhythms, this group creates a live performance that is rich, full and inspiring • Jan 27, 2013, 2 pm • $5 (children); $10 (adults); children under 2 years of age are free; ticket sales are final sale

fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Front Porch Roots Revue (folk); Jan 26, 2013, 7:30 pm • Amos Garret (jazz); Jan 25, 2013, 7:30 pm • Cindy Church (singer-songwriter); Jan 18, 2013, 7:30 pm • Calypso Rose (world); Jan 19, 2013, 7:30 pm

ExprEssionz CafE • 9938 – 70 Ave

missoula ChilDrEn's thEatrE:

full moon folk Club • St. Basil's

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep 2012 - May 2013 • Ladies laugh out loud; Jan 29, 2013, 7 - 10 pm; $15

fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • CBC Irrelevant Show; Jan 25, 2013, 7:30 pm

dAnCe: JAn 2013 brian WEbb DanCE Company •

Timms Centre, northeast corner of 112 St and 87 Ave • 780.420.1757 • bwdc. ca • Tania Alvarado plus one other local choreographers • Jan 18 - 19, 2013 • Tickets: $30 (general), $20 (student & senior); Tickets available at TIX on the Square

DoW CEntEnnial CEntrE – shEll thEatrE • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

JaCk anD thE bEanstalk • Horizon

Stage, 1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage. com • An original adaptation of the classic children's story, Jack and the Beanstalk • Jan 19, 2013, 2 pm (Family Matinee), 7 pm • Tickets: $18 (adult), $15 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

nCis • Jubilations Dinner Theatre,

#2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Dr. Ducky and his colleague from Los Angeles, Hetty, are off to Canada to attend a conference with the Royal Canadian Navy investigative Services, where they run into trouble. Ducky is accused of committing murder and has been given until the end of the conference to prove his innocence • Oct 26, 2012 - Jan 26, 2013

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • Citie Ballet, Pathway "A Dance Journey": featuring Edmonton's Citie Ballet; Jan 19, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $27.50 (adults), $25.50 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

rose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Camrose Opry; Jan 12, 2013

Cultural Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • The Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra; Jan 11, 2013 • Lynn Miles & Keith Glass; Jan 25, 2013 • Tickets: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/ child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

horizon staGE • 1001 Calahoo Road,

Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Jim Witter: The Piano Men; Jan 12, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $35 (adult), $30 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo) • Michael Burgess and Rebecca Caine: The Dream Concert; Jan 29, 2013, 7:15 pm & Jan 30, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $40 (adult), $35 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

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albErta baroquE EnsEmblE • Robertson–Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Bach & Vivaldi: Elizabeth Koch on flute, Susan Flook on violin • Jan 20, 2013, 3 pm • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door ConCorDia sChool of musiC •

Robert Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • 780.479.9355 • concordia. ab.ca/music • Concordia Symphony Orchestra Evening of Dance • Jan 26, 2013, 7 pm

EDmonton youth orChEstra •

Muttart Hall, Alberta College • eyso. com • 32nd Annual Northern Alberta Concerto Competition • Jan 13, 2013

fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Canadian Brass; Jan 13, 2013, 7:30 pm WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston

Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Karen Gomyo; Jan 22, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 – $50 • Arias of the Masters; Jan 26, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79

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Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: Feb 2013

FIlM: JAn 2013

aGnEs buGEra GallEry • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New work by artists Peter Deacon and Barbara Amos: Two person show of energetic abstract landscapes; Feb 16 - Mar 1, 2013; Opening reception: Feb 16, 2013, 2 - 4 pm

fava: sCrEEnWritinG Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Develop your short of feature film script or one-hour teleplay in an intense but supportive workshop setting • Tue, 6 - 9 pm; Jan 22 - Apr 9, 2013 • $325 (+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26), $375 (+GST, regular)

albErta Craft CounCil • 10186 106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • Charles Lewton-Brain and Les Manning: celebrating Charles LewtonBrain's 2012 Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Fine Craft and Les Manning's recent appointment to the Order of Canada; Jan 12 - Feb 23, 2013

lIterArY: JAn 2013 CanaDian authors assoCiation

• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (non-member); lunch included • SheriD Wilson presents: Techno-books - The Writer as Outsider and Outrider - Building a Great Performance; Jan 25 - 26, 2013

tHeAtre: JAn 2013 beaUty and the beast • Bailey

Theatre, 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Follows the story of a prince who is transformed into a Beast and a young woman whom he imprisons in his castle. To become a prince again, the Beast must love her and win her love in return, or he will remain a Beast forever • Jan 4 - 11, 2013

buDDy holly story • Mayfield

Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Experience the incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock 'n' roll. Features some of Buddy Holly's greatest hits • Nov 13, 2012 - Feb 3, 2013

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papEr sonG • TransAlta Arts Barns,

10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By Concrete Theatre. Weaves a traditional Japanese folktale about a crane (Tsuru) with the story of a young mouse and her grandfather, as they struggle against an oppressive overlord, the goblin Tengu. Intergrates large-scale origami (the Japanese art of paper-folding) and shadow puppetry • Jan 24 - 26, 2013 • Tickets: $18.90 (general, adult), $15.75 (student, senior), $13.13 (kids 12 and under)

zoDiaC arrEst • TransAlta Arts

Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • 780.758.9999 • fireflytheatre.com • A unique, zodiacthemed show features riveting performances by Edmonton's hottest circus & physical theatre artists • Jan 31 - Feb 10, 8 pm • Tickets: $28 (general,adult), $25 (senior, student, equity), $22 (child)

frEE-man on thE lanD • The Roxy,

10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • Through a playful structure, integrated video design, and live original music by local singer/ songwriter Dale Ladouceur, you will be introduced to the theatrical fiction of The Man Commonly Known As Richard Svoboda as he strives to disengage from the system of legal fictions that claim to govern us • Jan 17 - 27, 2013; Preview: Jan 15 - 16, 2013

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MUSIC: JAn 2013 arDEn thEatrE • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Socalled; Jan 19, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $25 • Ben Sures & Del Barber (On Stage); Jan 25, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $30 • Hot 8 Brass Band; Jan 26, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 • Hot 8 Gumbo - Mardi Gras for the Family; Jan 27, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $18

inG arts–leduc • 4308 - 50 St, Leduc • 780.980.1866 • maclabcentre.com • The Piano Men – Starring Jim Witter: A musical journey through the 70's featuring the songs of Billy Joel and Elton John; Jan 11, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $33 (adult), $30 (student/senior), available through Tix on the Square • Jake's Gift; Jan 20, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $27 (adult), $22 (student/senior), available at Tix on the Square northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

northErn liGhts folk Club •

Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • T Buckley Trio; Jan 19, 2013

uptoWn folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston

Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Compositions of Colour; Jan 12, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Flamenco!; Jan 17 & 19, 2013

ClASSICAl MUSIC: JAn 2013

art GallEry of albErta (aGa) •

Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13 - Mar 3, 2013 • EDO: Arts of Japan's Last Shogun Age; Nov 3 - Feb 10, 2013 • RBC New Works Gallery: Paul Freeman; Nov 3 - Feb 10, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912

- 51 Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta • 780.963.9573 • Winter Warming-Casseroles, Tea Pots, Mugs and more: featuring a variety of slab, wheel thrown, decorated work selected for display by gallery members; Throughout Jan and Feb 2013

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Gallery artists; Jan - Feb, 2013 finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Sam Walrod: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Painting; Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2013 • Alcuin Society Awards for Excellence in Book Design in Canada: awards for excellence in Canadian book design and sponsors the only national competition that recognizes and celebrates fine book design in Canada; Jan 22 - Feb 16, 2013 • Lisa Matthais: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking; Feb 26 – Mar 23, 2013 • Alysha Creighton: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Drawing & Intermedia; Feb 26 – Mar 23, 2013

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GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A. Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Distance to the sun: Photographs by Tyler Enfield; The Botanical Heroine: Polymer Clay artworks created by Kristin Anderson • Feb 1 - 28, 2013

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art of the Peace: group art show; Jan 7 - Feb 9, 2013; Opening reception: Feb 1, 2013, 6 - 8 pm • Art by Robert Dmytruk; Feb 18 - Mar 23, 2013; Mar 1, 2013, 6 - 8 pm

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Before Photography, by Chuck Samuels; Jan 11 - Feb 9, 2013 • Mark Templeton and Nicola Ratti; Jan 11 - Feb 9, 2013 • Parka Patio: features food and drinks on a heated patio, with special décor, installations, and a silent auction inside; Feb 16, 2013; Tickets: $15

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • The Spirit of Aging by Dr. Sharon Moore: Aging invites the visitor to share in the photographer's interpretation the rhythms of life that reflect aspects of a universal experience we all share regardless of where we live; Jan 19 - Mar 24, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013 naEss GallEry • Paint Spot, 10032 81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Abstract Show • Feb 7 - 28, 2013 pEtEr robErtson GallEry • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Group exhibitions: Featuring new work from gallery artists; Dec 8, 2012 Mar 23, 2013 visual arts albErta assoCiation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta. com • Fighting Normal: work by Laurie MacFayden & Amy Willans: will pair a selection of MacFayden's images (paintings, photographs) with text from Amy's stunning poems that document her time spent in a psychiatric ward; Jan 24 Mar 2, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013, 7 - 9:30 pm

CoMedY: Feb 2013 arDEn thEatrE • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Brent Butt; Feb 9, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40

dAnCe: Feb 2013 horizon staGE • 1001 Calahoo Road,

Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Ballet Jörgen Canada: Swan Lake: Tells the story of Odette, a princess turned into a swan by an evil sorcerer's curse. While still remaining true to the original 1876 ballet by Tchaikovsky, this Canadian rendition is set in an 18th century historic fortress in the beautiful seaside town of Louisbourg, Nova Scotia • Feb 24, 2013, 2 pm • Tickets: $35 (adult), $30 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

brian WEbb DanCE Company • John L. Haar Theatre, 10045 - 155 St • 780.420.1757 • bwdc.ca • Wen Wei Dance • Feb 22 - 23, 2013 • $30 (general), $20 (student & senior); Tickets available at TIX on the Square

FIlM: Feb 2013 blUe Planet lIve • Winspear Centre, 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Feb 16 - 17, 2013 • Tickets: Dress Circle: $19 – $79 bailEy thEatrE • 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Nordlys Film Festival; Feb 15 17, 2013 • Trevor Anderson; Feb 22

fava: 16mm film Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • In this class, you'll make your very own short 16mm film, finished to a film print with an optical soundtrack, learning all the steps of the process • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Feb 23 - May 25, 2013 (no class Mar 30 or May 18) • $1390(+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26); $1490(+GST, regular)


fava: sCrEEnWritinG Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Develop your short of feature film script or one-hour teleplay in an intense but supportive workshop setting • Tue, 6 - 9 pm; Jan 22 - Apr 9, 2013 • $325(+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26), $375(+GST, regular) Global visions film fEstival • Metro Cinema, Art Gallery of Alberta • 780.414.1052 • globalvisionsfestival.com • Canada's longest running documentary film festival dedicated to presenting socially relevant films from across Canada and around the world • Feb 28 - Mar 3, 2013 • Tickets: on sale beginning Nov 2012; $18 (opening night gala), $75 (festival superpass), $50 (festival 6 pack), $12 (individual screening), $10 (students and seniors)

lIterArY: Feb 2013 CanaDian authors assoCiation

• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (non-member); lunch included • Myrna Kostash presents: Travel Writing and Traveling and Documentation for NonFiction; Feb 22 - 23, 2013

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tHeAtre: Feb 2013 thE biG boom thEory • Jubilations

Dinner Theatre, #2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Sheldon is nominated for a Canadian International Science Award. Unfortunately Dr Amy Farrah Fowler is nominated for the same award, and only one can take home the prize. Amy may be a woman of science, but she most certainly doesn't play fair. But beware, for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction • Feb 1 - Apr 7, 2013

blinD DatE • Citadel Theatre, 9828 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadelthe-

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atre.com • Created and performed by Rebecca Northan. Produced by Kevin McCollum. The improv sensation returns • Feb 13 - 24, 2013

Buddy Holly Story • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Experience the incredible legacy of the young man with glasses, whose musical career spanned an all-too-brief period during the golden days of rock 'n' roll. Features some of Buddy Holly's greatest hits • Nov 13, 2012 - Feb 3, 2013 Festival Players for Kids • Festival Place, 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • A show for everyone in the family • Feb 15 - 18, 2013

Hey Ladies! • The Roxy, 10708 - 124

St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • The wacked out, packed out talkshow/ gameshow/varietyshow/sideshow that's a good time for any/all of the sexes • Feb 1, 2013

Le Grand Cahier • L'UniThéâtre, 8627 rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury, 91 Ave • lunitheatre.ca • An adaptation of Agota Kristof's novel. A production by Groupe Bec-de-Lièvre. With English surtitles • Feb 7 - 9, 2013, 8 pm; Matinee Feb 10, 2013, 2 pm

THE 605 COLLECTIVE october 5 & 6 KIDD PIVOT november 24 TANIA ALVARADO & MILE ZERO DANCE january 18 & 19 WEN WEI DANCE february 22 & 23

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BBOYIZM september 28 & 29

LES 7 PEURS D'ÉMILIE • lunitheatre. ca • By Brian Dooley, in collaboration with Isabelle Rousseau. School Tour for young audiences (K-6) • Touring Schools in Alberta; Feb 25 - Mar 28, 2013 A Little Night Music • John L. Haar

Theatre, 10045 - 155 St • macewan. ca/creativity • Deals with the universal subject of love, in all its wondrous, humorous and ironic permutations • Feb 8 - 16, 2013 • Tickets: $17 (adults), $12 (students & seniors - 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757

The Missionary Position by Greg MacArthur • Timms Centre for the

Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre World Premiere: Follows a group of deeply committed young missionaries to a third world country to save children they perceive as lost • Feb 7 - 16, 2013 at 7:30 pm; Preview Feb 6, 2013 at 7:30 pm; Matinee Feb 14, 2013 at 12:30 pm; No Shows on Sunday • Tickets: $5 Preview Feb 6; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Murielle • TransAlta Arts Barns,

10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • By Blarney Production & Promise Productions. According to all accounts, Wednesday was forecasted to be like any other day. But when Old Woman Teller awoke, it immediately seemed like it would be radically different • Feb 14 - 24, 2013 • Tickets: $18 (general, adult); $15 (student, senior); $12.50 (child)

Noisy Theatre: Malcolm the Magician • Arden Theatre, 5 St Anne Street, St Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Malcolm is a classic magician. No matter how carefully you watch his deck of cards or waving hands, the magical mysteries stack up as the show goes on • Feb 27, 2013, 11 am • $5 (children); $10 (adults); children under 2 years of age are free; all ticket sales are final

PRIVATE LIVES • Citadel Theatre,

9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • By Noël Coward. Directed by Bob Baker. A divorced couple runs into each other while honeymooning with their new spouses • Feb 2 - 24, 2013

Ride • PCL Studio Theatre in the in the TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • northernlighttheatre.com • A man and a woman wake up in bed together—naked—and neither can remember how they got there. Or who the other is. They attempt to make sense of what may or may not have happened between them • Feb 1 - 9, 2013 Ride the Cyclone • Citadel Theatre,

9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Written by Jacob Richmond. Music by Brooke Maxwell and Jacob Richmond. Directed by Britt Small and Jacob Richmond. Staging and Choreography by Treena Strubel • Feb

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Shear Madness • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • By Paul Portner. Takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon, where a murder is committed and the audience gets to spot the clues, question the suspects, and solve the funniest mystery in the history of crime • Feb 12 - Apr 7, 2013 Summer and Smoke • Walterdale Playhouse, 10322 - 83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse. com • By Tennessee Williams. Directed by Mary-Ellen Perley. The refined Alma, whose prim and fragile exterior hides smouldering passions, is the childhood friend of the Dionysian Dr John Buchanan, Jr—recently returned to Glorious Hill, Mississippi and determined to pursue the ways of the flesh. They are opposites in this allegory of soul and body • Feb 6 - 16, 2013 WHERE THE BLOOD MIXES • The

Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • Floyd and Mooch, raised in residential schools, are confronted with their past when Floyd's daughter Christine returns to Kumsheen after 20 years. Her arrival unleashes a flood of memories and secrets forcing each of them to face the truth underlying not only their own history, but the history of a Nation. Set during the salmon run • Feb 14 - Mar 3, 2013; Preview: Feb 12 - 13

Wildfire High School Improv Festival • Citadel Theatre (Zeidler

Hall) • an improv festival for students from all across Alberta (and sometimes even the Territories) • Feb 13 - Mar 2, 2013

ZODIAC ARREST • TransAlta Arts

Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • 780.758.9999 • fireflytheatre.com • A unique, zodiac-themed show features riveting performances by Edmonton's hottest circus & physical theatre artists • Jan 31 - Feb 10, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $28 (general,adult), $25 (senior, student, equity), $22 (child)

MUSIC: Feb 2013 Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Jeremy Fisher & Emm Gryner; Feb 2, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $30 • The Northern Pikes; Feb 16, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $35 • Eric Bibb & Habib Koité: Brothers in Bamako; Feb 22, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40 • Old Man Luedecke; Feb 28, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $25

Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St,

Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Frozen Rose Blues Festival; Feb 1 - 2, 2013 • Camrose Opry; Feb 23, 2013

Dow Centennial Centre – Shell Theatre • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask.ca/dowcentre • A Circumpolar Soundscape: Renowned aboriginal artists Leela Gilday, Nive Nielson, Sulbia Cloutier and Diyet join together to create music based on their history; Feb 9, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $34.50 (adults), $31.50 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office • Denis Chang Manouche Quartet, On the Road with Django Reinhardt; Feb 21, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $24.50 (adults), $22.50 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

Festival Place • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • James Hill; Feb 1, 2013, 7:30 pm • Mickey Hart Band (world); Feb 22 - 23, 2013, 7:30 pm FULL MOON FOLK CLUB • St. Basil's

Cultural Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • Pharis & Jason Romero, The Travelling Mabels; Feb 8, 2013 • Little Miss Higgins; Feb 22, 2013 • Tickets: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • hori-


zonstage.com • Denis Chang Manouche Quartet; Feb 7, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo) • Sheesham & Lotus; Feb 9, 2013, 2 pm • Tickets: $18 (adult), $15 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo) • The Wolak-Donnelly Duo; Feb 16, 2013, 7:30 pm • The Wolak-Donnelly Duo; Feb 16, 2013, 7:30 pm • The Navigators (folk/roots); Feb 22, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

maClab CEntrE for thE pErforminG arts–leduc • 4308 - 50 St, Leduc

• 780.980.1866 • maclabcentre.com • Wayne Lee; Feb 1, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $25 (adult), $20 (student, senior), available at Tix onthe Square • Family series: Splash'n Boots; Feb 17, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $10, available at Tix on the Square • Denis Chang Quartette; Feb 22, 2013, 7:30 pm; $27 (adult), $22 (student, senior), available at Tix on the Square

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

northErn liGhts folk Club •

Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • Songs from the Northern Range; Feb 2, 2013 • Scott Cook, Braden Gates, Jessica Heine; Feb 16, 2013

uptoWn folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre. com • Afro Cuban All-Stars; Feb 5, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $42 • Irving Berlin: From Ragtime to Ritzes; Feb 8 - 9, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89

ClASSICAl MUSIC: Feb 2013 i Coristi ChambEr Choir • Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 - 84 Ave • 780.977.6993 • icoristi.com • Replenti Sunt Omnes: with Trent Worthington as guest conductor; Feb 23, 2013, 7:30 pm ConCorDia sChool of musiC •

Robert Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • 780.479.9355 • concordia. ab.ca/music • Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concert • Feb 10, 2013, 2 pm

EDmonton opEra • Jubilee Audito-

rium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.424.4040 • jubileeauditorium.com, edmontonopera. com • Les Contes D'Hoffmann: Performed in French with English supertitles; Feb 1 (8 pm), Feb 3 (2 pm), Feb 5 (7:30 pm), Feb 7 (7:30 pm) • Tickets: Available at Edmonton Opera

EDmonton youth orChEstra •

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square • eyso.com • with Special Guests The Richard Eaton Singers • Feb, 24, 2013, 2 pm • Tickets: $15 (adults), $10 (seniors, students); Available at Tix on the Square

fEstival plaCE • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Elmer Eisler Singers; Feb 1, 2013, 7:30 pm nEW EDmonton WinD sinfonia • Myer Horowitz Theatre, U of A • Feb 24, 2013, 2 pm • Tickets: $20 (adult), $15 (students/seniors), $50 (season ticket); available from members or at the door pro Coro CanaDa • All Saints'

Anglican Cathedral, 10035 - 103 St • procoro.ab.ca • Canadian Connections: Pro Coro Canada hosts the renowned Vancouver Chamber Choir along with its Founder and Artistic Director Jon Washburn. They will perform music from across the globe • Feb 24, 2013, 2:30 pm

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston

Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • The Ten Tenors; Feb 19, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $75 – $ • Two Violins; Feb 22 23, 2013; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Horns of Haydn; Feb 27, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69

MArCH 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: MAr 2013 aGnEs buGEra GallEry • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New work by artists Peter Deacon and Barbara Amos: Two person show of energetic abstract landscapes; Feb 16 - Mar 1, 2013 • New work by artists Janice Mason Steeves and Scott Pattinson: Two person show of energetic and colourful abstracts painted with oils and the cold wax method; Mar 9 - 22, 2013; opening reception: Mar 9, 2013, 2 - 4 pm with artist in attendance

albErta Craft CounCil • 10186 106 St • 780.488.6611 • albertacraft. ab.ca • The Recipients of the 2012 Alberta Craft Awards; Mar 2 - Apr 13, 2013 art GallEry of albErta (aGa) •

Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.422.6223 • youraga.ca • Beautiful Monsters: Beasts and Fantastic Creatures in Early European Prints; Oct 13, 2012 - Mar 3, 2013 • IMPRINT: Contemporary Art from the AGA Collection; Oct 13, 2012 Mar 3, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Workshop: Graham Flatt, Mar 16 - 17, 2013

A season of escapes & pursuits!

2012-2013 SEASON

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912

- 51 Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta • 780.963.9573 • Plates, Platters, Pitchers and Things that Pour: featuring wheel thrown and hand built work by gallery members; Mar 1 - 30, 2013

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Bernadette McCormack: stylized acrylic landscapes; Throughout Mar 2013 finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • Lisa Matthais: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Printmaking; Feb 26 – Mar 23, 2013 • Alysha Creighton: the final visual presentation for the degree of Master of Fine Arts in Drawing & Intermedia; Feb 26 – Mar 23, 2013

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Edmonton Public Library Centennial: a kaleidoscope of events and displays in celebration of Edmonton Public Library's 100th anniversary • Mar 1 - 31, 2013

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art by Robert Dmytruk; Feb 18 - Mar 23, 2013; Mar 1, 2013, 6 - 8 pm

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Transmigrating Inadequacy, by Jing Yuan Huang: photogram-based floor pieces; Mar 1 - Apr 13, 2013 • Circles of Confusion, Kyle Whitehead: an audio-visual installation; Mar 1 - Apr 13, 2013

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • The Spirit of Aging by Dr. Sharon Moore: Aging invites the visitor to share in the photographer's interpretation the rhythms of life that reflect aspects of a universal experience we all share regardless of where we live; Jan 19 - Mar 24, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013 • Botanicals – South Africa by members of the Keiskamma Trust: 30 textile-based artworks from those living Eastern Cape of South Africa; Mar 30 - Jun 2, 2013 naEss GallEry • Paint Spot, 10032 81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Staff Show • Mar 7 - 31, 2013

JACK GOES BOATING - Nov. 7 - 25, 2012 A Contemporary Romantic Comedy by Bob Glaudini EVIE’S WALTZ Jan. 23 - Feb. 10, 2013 Gripping Suspense by Carter Lewis WHEN THAT I WAS Mar. 6 - 24, 2013 A Celebration of Theatre’s Golden Age by Edward Atienza & John Mortimer FLIGHT OF THE VISCOUNT - May 1 - 19, 2013 A Comic Continental Chase by David Belke

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Peter Robertson Gallery • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Group exhibitions: Featuring new work from gallery artists; Dec 8 - Mar 23, 2013 • Alice Teichert: luminous jewel-toned paintings feature the subtle play of scrawled inscriptions among translucent layers of colour; Mar 30 Apr 16, 2013; Opening reception: Mar 30, 2 - 4 pm Visual Arts Alberta Association • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta. com • Fighting Normal: work by Laurie MacFayden & Amy Willans: will pair a selection of MacFayden's images (paintings, photographs) with text from Amy's stunning poems that document her time spent in a psychiatric ward; Jan 24 - Mar 2, 2013; Opening reception: Jan 24, 2013, 7 - 9:30 pm • Travellers/ Facing North: work by John Maywood, Brenda Kim Christansen, Judy Martin, Jim Davies, Glenn Clark, Les Graff, Ted Shehinkse, Noni Boyle, Rae Braden and Kathy Fisher: showcasing the different approaches to landscape painting, from abstract to impressionism to representational; Mar 7 - Apr 13, 2013; Opening reception: Mar 7, 2013, 7 - 9:30 pm

16mm film, finished to a film print with an optical soundtrack, learning all the steps of the process • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Feb 23 - May 25, 2013 (no class Mar 30 or May 18) • $1390(+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26); $1490(+GST, regular)

FAVA: Screenwriting Class • 9722

- 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Develop your short of feature film script or one-hour teleplay in an intense but supportive workshop setting • Tue, 6 - 9 pm; Jan 22 - Apr 9, 2013 • $325(+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26), $375(+GST, regular)

Global Visions Film Festival •

Metro Cinema, Art Gallery of Alberta • 780.414.1052 • globalvisionsfestival.com • Canada's longest running documentary film festival dedicated to presenting socially relevant films from across Canada and around the world • Feb 28 - Mar 3, 2013 • Tickets: on sale beginning Nov 2012; $18 (opening night gala), $75 (festival superpass), $50 (festival 6 pack), $12 (individual screening), $10 (students and seniors)

LITERARY: Mar 2013 Canadian Authors Association

Comedy: MAR 2013 Expressionz Cafe • 9938 – 70 Ave

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep - May • Ladies laugh out loud; Mar 19, 2013, 7 - 10 pm; $15

• Campus Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 Marie-Ann-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free

ring and into a ballet class, discovering a surprising passion that inspires his family and his whole community • Mar 19 - 24, 2013

twelve maids, the forgotten victims • Mar 30 - Apr 21, 2013

Bouge de là performs L'atelier • Arden Theatre, 5 St Anne Street, St

speare • Timms Centre for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: As heads of state all over the world wrestle with the question of how to lead their nations out of economic turmoil and return to prosperity, Richard II follows a King's rise and fall from power and the dawning of a new a political era • Mar 28 - Apr 6, 2013 at 7:30 pm; Preview Mar 27 at 7:30 pm; Matinee Apr 4 at 12:30 pm; No show on Sunday • Tickets: $5 preview Mar 27 at 7:30 pm; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Four curious dancers play with all the tools they uncover in an overflowing art studio — from frames, to scarves, to brooms — to create original multimedia pieces using motion capture technology, which recognizes and then projects movement onto the stage as rainbows of colour • Mar 17, 2013, 2 pm • $15 (children & seniors); $18 (adults), plus facility fee; all ticket sales are final

Dow Centennial Centre – Shell Theatre • 8700 - 84 St, Fort Sas-

katchewan • 780.992.6400 • fortsask. ca/dowcentre • Clockwork Mysteries, Masters of Illusion, Ted and Marion Outerbridge: Internationally renowned illusionists in their newest show; Mar 16, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $25 (adults), $20 (seniors, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office • Fort series: Braden Gates, Stuff that Matters; Mar 19, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $15.50 (adult), $12.50 (senior, youth); Available at TicketMaster or at Dow Centennial Centre ticket office

Hey Ladies! • The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca

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Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Bouge de là performs L'atelier (The Studio): Four curious dancers play with all the tools they uncover in an overflowing art studio—from frames, to scarves, to brooms—to create original multimedia pieces using motion capture technology, which recognizes and then projects movement onto the stage as rainbows of colour; Mar 17, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $18 (adult), $15 (child, senior)

Expanse Movement Arts Festival

• TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • fringetheatreadventures.ca • Procduced by Azimuth Theatre. A dance and body based performance festival spanning dance, dance theatre, aerial and circus arts, mime, slapstick comedy, performance art and dance for film• Mar 6 - 10, 2013 • Tickets: $15 (single); $25 Day Pass (weekday); $35 Day Pass (Sat); $70 Festival Pass

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo Road,

Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Bouge de la: The Studio (L'Atlelier): Four dancers treat the space as a magical treasure chest, playing with everything they find: fabric, frames, paintings and props of all sorts; Mar 16, 2013, 2 pm (Family matinee) • Tickets: $18 (adult), $15 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

Film: Mar 2013 Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • The Hot Club of San Francisco presents Cinema Vivant: an evening of vintage silent films accompanied by live gypsy jazz music; Mar 8, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $40

FAVA: 16mm Film Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • In this class, you'll make your very own short

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World Storytelling Day • Art Gallery of Alberta, Ledcor Theatre • 780.667.8253 • talesstorytelling.com • Presented by TALES Edmonton. Celebrating the world's stories and cultures • Mar 24, 2013, 2 - 3:30 pm

THEATRE: Mar 2013 The Big Boom Theory • Jubilations

Dinner Theatre, #2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations.ca • Sheldon is nominated for a Canadian International Science Award. Unfortunately Dr. Amy Farrah Fowler is nominated for the same award, and only one can take home the prize. Amy may be a woman of science, but she most certainly doesn't play fair. But beware, for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction • Feb 1 - Apr 7, 2013

Billy Elliot the Musical • Ju-

bilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.427.2760 • jubileeauditorium.com • Set in a small town, the story follows Billy as he stumbles out of the boxing

9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Written by Jacob Richmond. Music by Brooke Maxwell and Jacob Richmond. Directed by Britt Small and Jacob Richmond. Staging and Choreography by Treena Strubel • Feb 22 - Mar 10, 2013

Shear Madness • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • By Paul Portner. Takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon, where a murder is committed and the audience gets to spot the clues, question the suspects, and solve the funniest mystery in the history of crime • Feb 12 - Apr 7, 2013 WHERE THE BLOOD MIXES • The

Wildfire High School Improv Festival • Citadel Theatre (Zeidler Hall) •

DIPLOMA • Fine balance of hands-on studio & lecture-based courses • Small classroom sizes & one on one attention from artist instructors • Great place to start your career in the visual arts

(members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (nonmember); lunch included • Don Gillmor presents: The Future of Children's Literature and The Death of Childhood; Mar 29 - 30, 2013

Ride the Cyclone • Citadel Theatre,

Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A co-production with Theatre Aquarius and Western Canada Theatre. Floyd and Mooch, raised in residential schools, are confronted with their past when Floyd's daughter Christine returns to Kumsheen after twenty years. Her arrival unleashes a flood of memories and secrets forcing each of them to face the truth underlying not only their own history, but the history of a Nation. Set during the salmon run • Feb 14 - Mar 3, 2013; Preview: Feb 12 - 13

Dance: MAR 2013 Alberta Ballet • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • Helios Dance Theater: About Anne: A Diary in Dance: Inspired by Anne Frank's The Diary of a Young Girl; Featuring choreography by Laura Gorenstein Miller and music by Rob Cairns; The Lotus Eaters: Inspired by Homer's The Odyssey; Featuring choreography by Laura Gorenstein Miller and music by Grant Lee Phillips and Rob Cairns • Mar 1 - 2, 2013 • Season subscriptions: start at $125 (5-pack), $100 (4-pack), $75 (3-pack #1), $70 (3-pack #2); available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589

Richard II by William Shake-

• The wacked out, packed out talkshow/ gameshow/varietyshow/sideshow that's a good time for any/all of the sexes • Mar 8

THE KITE RUNNER • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Based on the popular novel, a friendship between two Afghan boys from different worlds and one man's journey to confront his past and find redemption • Mar 9 - 31, 2013 Mini MasterPieces • Festival Place, 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Part of the Presenter series • Mar 11, 2013, 2 pm

The Musical of Musicals: The Musical! • Theatre Lab, First Floor,

10045 - 156 St • macewan.ca/creativity • In five sketches, a simple plot ("I can't pay the rent"; "You must pay the rent"; "I'll pay the rent") is rendered in the styles of Rodgers & Hammerstein, Jerry Herman, Kander & Ebb, Sondheim and Andrew Lloyd Webber • Mar 20 24, 2013 • Tickets: $11 (adults), $9 (students & seniors - 55+); available at Tix on the Square or 780.420.1757

THE PENELOPIAD • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • A retelling of the classic Greek tragedy, Homer's The Odyssey – as told by Penelope and her

an improv festival for students from all across Alberta (and sometimes even the Territories) • Feb 13 - Mar 2, 2013

MUSIC: Mar 2013 Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St.

Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre. com • Harry Manx; Mar 15, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $45 • Ron Sexsmith; Mar 27, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $30

Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St,

Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Nano Stern; Mar 2, 2013 • Camrose Opry; Mar 9, 2013 • Lorne Elliot; Mar 14, 2013

Festival Place • 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • Nano Stern (blues); Mar 1, 2013, 7:30 pm • Corky Siegel Chamber Blues (blues); Mar 9, 2013, 7:30 pm • Carlos del Junco (blues); Mar 23, 2013, 7:30 pm • Meave MacKinnon; Mar 22, 2013, 7:30 pm • Terri Clark (country); Mar 17, 2013, 7:30 pm • Al Brant (country); Mar 30, 2013, 7:30 pm • Sarah Slean (folk); Mar 2, 2013, 7:30 pm • The Waymores (folk); Mar 15, 2013, 7:30 pm • Jayme Stone's Room of Wonders (folk); Mar 24, 2013, 7:30 pm • The Once (singer-songwriter); Mar 1, 2013 7:30 pm • Nano Stern (world); Mar 1, 2013, 7:30 pm • Alex*Cuba (world); Mar 15, 2013, 7:30 pm • International Women's Day; Mar 7, 2013, 5:30 pm • Les Coquettes Cabaret Burlesque; Mar 8, 2013, 7:30 pm FULL MOON FOLK CLUB • St. Basil's

Cultural Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc.org • Amelia Curran; Mar 8, 2013 • Jesse Winchester; Mar 22, 2013 • Tickets: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

Maclab Centre for the Performing Arts–Leduc • 4308 - 50 St, Leduc

• 780.980.1866 • maclabcentre.com • Celtic Tenors: Mar 1, 2013, 7:30 pm;

VUEWEEKLY the Season 2012/2013

Tickets: $43 (adults), $40 (student, senior), available at Tix on the Square • Family Series: Circus Terrifico by Motus O Theatre; Mar 10, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $10, available at Tix onthe Square • Tommy Banks; Mar 28, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $20, available at Tix on the Square

Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

Northern Lights Folk Club •

Queen Alexandra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • Headwater; Mar 16, 2013 • $18 (advance), $22 (door if available)

Uptown Folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

Winspear Centre • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • The Unforgettable Music of Nat "King" Cole; Mar 22 - 23, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $89 (Dress Circle), $79 (Terrace), $64 (Orchestra), $49 (Upper Circle), $36 (Gallery), $20 (Orchestra Front)

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Mar 2013 Alberta Baroque Ensemble • Robertson–Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Early Music From Vienna and Prague: with Robin Doyon on trumpet, Rob Aldridge on double bass • Mar 10, 2013, 3 pm • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door Concordia School of Music •

Robert Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • 780.479.9355 • concordia. ab.ca/music • Jubiloso! Bells of Concordia and Concordia Ringers Concert • Mar 23, 2013, 7:30 pm

Cosmopolitan Music Society •

Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, 8426 Gateway Boulevard • Cosmo Concert: featuring Cosmopolitan Music Society's Monday band; Mar 17, 2013, 7:30 pm

Da Camera Singers • Location TBA • 780.919.9132 • dacamera.ab.ca • Singing Strings: Join Da Camera Singers with special guest, the Alberta Baroque Ensemble, as they present music of Handel and Purcell • Mar 17, 2013, 3 pm • Tickets: Available at the door

EDMONTON CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY • Convocation Hall• 780.433.4532

• edmontonchambermusic.org • Constantinople: Joined by soprano Irasema Terrazas and guitarist Enrique Solinis, the ECMS present Early Dreams, a program of works built upon music from 17th century Spain and poetry from the New World • Mar 1, 2013, 8 pm • Single tickets: $35 – $10; Season tickets: $150 (general), $110 (senior)

Edmonton Classical Guitar Society • Muttart Hall, Alberta College,

10050 Macdonald Dr • 587.708.2044 • edmontonclassicalguitarsociety.org • Vladimir Gorbach (guitar) • Mar 22, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (student/senior/member) available at TIX on the Square, ECGS website

Edmonton Vocal Minority •

Unitarian Church of Edmonton, 10804 119 St • 780.488.1498 • evmchoir.com • Among Friends: A Choral Cabaret: A cabaret fundraiser that includes a silent auction to raise funds for Edmonton Vocal Minority's participation in the 2014 Unison Festival to be held in Ottawa • Mar 16, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $15 (regular), $12 (seniors & students); TIX on the Square, Earth's General Store & EVM Members

Festival City Winds Concert • Venue TBA • info@ festivalcitywinds. ca • festivalcitywinds.ca • Festival City Winds Advanced Band with guests • Mar 16, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $12 (general admission), $10 (students/seniors) Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo

Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 •


horizonstage.com • Hey Romeo (country); Mar 2, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $35 (adult), $30 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

kokopElli Choir • West End Christian Reformed Church, 10015 - 149 St • 780.977.7295 • kokopellichoirs.com • Stories: Kokopelli and Òran present the season's most innovative and exciting concert program, using staging, lighting, and video as part of the story being sung • Mar 2, 2013; 2 pm & 7 pm • Tickets: $20, $15 (students), available through Tix on the Square pro Coro CanaDa • Winspear Cen-

tre, 4 Winston Churchill Square • procoro.ab.ca • Good Friday at the Winspear Mozart and Togni: Featuring Requiem by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and a cast of prizewinning soloists. Pro Coro Canada will also present the Canadian premiere of Peter Togni's Missa Liberationes • Mar 29, 2013, 7:30 pm

sunDays at thrEE orGan ConCErt sEriEs • First Presbyterian

Church, 10025 105 St • rcco.edmonton. ab.ca/sundays_at_3.html • Isabelle Demers: International organist • Mar 10, 2013, 3 pm • Tickets: $25 (adults), $22 (students, seniors, members), available at the door

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Square • winspearcentre.com • Symphonic Beauty; Mar 3, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69 • The Russian Soul; Mar 7, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Songs of our Land; Mar 9, 2013, 2 pm; Dress Circle: $13 – $29 • An American in Paris; Mar 15 - 16, 2013; Tickets: $20 – $79

AprIl 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: Apr 2013 aGnEs buGEra GallEry • 12310

Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New work by artist Scott Plear – RCA: Colourful big abstracts painted with acrylic on canvas • Apr 6 - 19, 2013 • Opening reception: Apr 6, 2013, 2 - 4 pm, artist in attendance

Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Selected pieces from 'Closer and Closer' and the 'Around Alberta': Painting by Daniel VanHeyst; University of Alberta: Faculty of Design: items created by the 2013 University of Alberta design students • Apr 1 - 30, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Workshop: Doris Charest , Apr 27 - 28, 2013 • Spring Show & Sale; Apr 19 - 21, 2013; Opening reception: Fri night (artists in attendance)

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912 - 51

Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Return of the Loon: all things Loon, by Dianne Meili; Apr 2 - 30, 2013; Opening reception: Apr 6, 2013, 11 - 3 pm

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Frances Alty Arscott: paints landscapes in watercolour and acrylic; Throughout Apr 2013 • Gallery Walk; TBA ExprEssionz CafE • 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Art Gallery – Local Artist; Tue - Sat

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art by Erik Cheung; Apr 1 - May 4, 2013; Opening reception: Apr 5, 6 - 8 pm

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Transmigrating Inadequacy, by Jing Yuan Huang: photogram-based floor pieces; Mar 1 - Apr 13, 2013 • Circles of Confusion, Kyle Whitehead: an audio-visual installation; Mar 1 - Apr 13, 2013 • Megan Dickie: A series of sculptures, representative of the complex worlds of architecture and mathematics, are presented as props that invite comic interaction; Apr 26 - Jun 1, 2013 • Kristen Keegan: Paintings that take their inspiration from found imagery, exploring her own restless fascination with image and permutation; Apr 26 Jun 1, 2013

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hos-

pital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Botanicals – South Africa by members of the Keiskamma Trust: 30 textile-based artworks from those living Eastern Cape of South

Africa; Mar 30 - Jun 2, 2013; Opening reception: Apr 4, 2013

naEss GallEry • Paint Spot, 10032 -

81 Ave • 780.432.0240 • paintspot.ca • Pierre Bataillard; Apr 5 - 30, 2013

pEtEr robErtson GallEry • 12304 Jasper Ave • 780.455.7479, tf: 1.877.826.3375 • probertsongallery. com • Alice Teichert: luminous jeweltoned paintings feature the subtle play of scrawled inscriptions among translucent layers of colour; Mar 30 - Apr 16, 2013 visual arts albErta assoCiation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • Travellers/Facing North: work by John Maywood, Brenda Kim Christansen, Judy Martin, Jim Davies, Glenn Clark, Les Graff, Ted Shehinkse, Noni Boyle, Rae Braden and Kathy Fisher: showcasing the different approaches to landscape painting, from abstract to impressionism to representational; Mar 7 - Apr 13, 2013 • Counting Crows: work by Kathryn Manry, Pam Weber, Natalie Kurzuk and Penny Corradine: Their images of crows are presented through references to mythology, avian sociology, ornithology and humour; Apr 18 - May 25, 2013; Opening reception: Apr 18, 2013, 7 - 9:30 pm

CoMedY: Apr 2013 ExprEssionz CafE • 9938 – 70 Ave

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep - May • Ladies laugh out loud; Apr 23, 2013, 7 - 10 pm; $15

dAnCe: Apr 2013 albErta ballEt • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • Celebrating Mozart: Mozart's Requiem: tribute to the lives lost in modern conflicts; featuring choreography by Jean GrandMaÎtre, composer W.A. Mozart with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, and conductor Peter Dala; Pomp Without Circumstance: a world premiere by Yukichi Hattori; featuring choreography by Yukichi Hattori, composer W.A. Mozart, conducting by Peter Dala with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, costume design by Kalie Johnston, and lighting design by Tim Koll • Apr 5 - 6, 2013 • Tickets available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589 GooD WomEn DanCE soCiEty • Ve-

nus TBA • 780.802.6867 • goodwomen. ca • What's Cooking? 2013: First phase. An informal work in process showing. Six to eight artists present works in process, raw and unfinished, then dialog with the audience about their process

finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • BDes 2013: A graduating exhibition of students completing the Bachelor of Design Program; Apr 2 - 12, 2013 • BFA 2013: A graduating exhibition of students completing the Bachelor of Fine Arts Program; Apr 23 – May 4, 2013

front GallEry • 12312 Jasper Ave • thefrontgallery.com • Ira Hoffecker: New Work; Apr 13, 2013, 2 - 4 pm • Steve Coffey; Apr 27, 2013, 2 - 4 pm GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill

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Keyano Theatre Company - All Shook Up (Photo: Layla Hyde @foto source Photomagic)

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VUEWEEKLY the season 2012/2013

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VUEWEEKLY’s Annual Season Contest

Win

one of these

amazing

prizes:

1.

• • • •

Brian Webb: Kidd Pivett Frankfurt PM Wen Wei Dance

Arden Theatre tickets to 12 shows including: Joel Plaskett, White Horse, One Man Lord of the Rings, Socalled, Ron Sexsmith, Del Barber / Ben Sures

Shell Theatre: The Winners Tour Tyler Yarema A Circumpolar Soundscape

2 tickets to ‘6.0: How Heap & Pebble Took On The World & Won’ Northern Light Theatre • A pair of tickets to each show in the Shadow Theatre & Theatre Network Season + $250 in restaurant gift certificates

• • • •

2.

Arden Theatre tickets to 12 shows including: 12M, Radical Roots, Danny Michel, Jeremy Fisher, Old Man Luedecke, Miss Caledonia

• fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • Develop your short of feature film script or one-hour teleplay in an intense but supportive workshop setting • Tue, 6 - 9 pm; Jan 22 - Apr 9, 2013 • $325(+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26), $375(+GST, regular)

LITERARY: Apr 2013 Canadian Authors Association • Campus

Grand prize goes to the best ‘Why do you deserve to win?’ answer. Runner up prize drawn randomly

Centre for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: As heads of state all over the world wrestle with the question of how to lead their nations out of economic turmoil and return to prosperity, Richard II follows a King's rise and fall from power and the dawning of a new a political era • Mar 28 - Apr 6, 2013 at 7:30 pm; Matinee Apr 4, 2013 at 12:30 pm; No show on Sun • Tickets: Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

Shear Madness • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • By Paul Portner. Takes place today in the "Shear Madness" hairstyling salon, where a murder is committed and the audience gets to spot the clues, question the suspects, and solve the funniest mystery in the history of crime • Feb 12 - Apr 7, 2013

MUSIC: Apr 2013

THEATRE: Apr 2013

Festival Place • 100 Festival Way • 780.464.2852 • festivalplace.ab.ca • J.R. Shore (folk); Apr 20, 2013, 7:30 pm

9 to 5 • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave

• 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Three female co-workers become unlikely friends when they are pushed to the boiling point and come up with an outrageous plan to get rid of their lying, chauvinistic boss and take over the company. But everything spins out of control • Apr 16 - Jun 9, 2013

780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Savoy Family Cajun Band; Apr 5, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $30 • Cowboy Junkies; Apr 19 - 20, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $45

Bailey Theatre • 5041 - 50 St, Camrose •

780.672.5510 • baileytheatre.com • Nano Stern; Mar 2, 2013 • Camrose Opry; Apr 13, 2013 • Gary Fjellgaard; Apr 20, 2013

FULL MOON FOLK CLUB • St. Basil's Cultural

Centre, 10819 - 71 Ave • 780.438.6410 • fmfc. org • Amelia Curran; Mar 8, 2013 • Steel Wheels; Apr 12, 2013 • Tickets: $18 (advance)/$22 (door)/ child under 12 half-price (door only); Six Pack and Full Season Pack available. Advance tickets available at Acoustic Music Shop, TIX on the Square

The Big Boom Theory • Jubilations Dinner Theatre, #2690, 8882 - 170 St (West Edmonton Mall) • 780.484.2424, tf: 1.877.214.2424 • jubilations. ca • Sheldon is nominated for a Canadian International Science Award. Unfortunately Dr. Amy Farrah Fowler is nominated for the same award, and only one can take home the prize. Amy may be a woman of science, but she most certainly doesn't play fair. But beware, for every action there is an equal and opposite reaction • Feb 1 - Apr 7, 2013

• Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

Burning Vision • Walterdale Playhouse, 10322 -

Northern Lights Folk Club • Queen Alexan-

83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse.com • By Canadian playwright Marie Clements. Directed by Sarah Van Tasse • Apr 10 - 20, 2013 • Tickets: Subscription: $75 (general), $60 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges; Flex pass: $45 (general), $35 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges

Horizon Stage • 1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce

Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Sagapool; Apr 5, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $30 (adult), $25 (student, senior), $5 (eyeGo)

Northern Bluegrass Circle Music Society

dra Community Hall, 10425 University Ave • Chris Trapper; Apr 6, 2013 • Hillary's Ride for Mental Health fundraiser / Bill Werthmann & Friends; Apr 20, 2013 • $18 (advance), $22 (door - if available)

Uptown Folk Club • Expressionz Cafe, 9938

– 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

Winspear Centre • 4 Winston Churchill Sqaure • winspearcentre.com • The Ultra Lounge Show; Apr 26 - 27, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89 • Taj Mahal & Shemekia Copeland; Apr 28, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $47

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Apr 2013

10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork. ca • World Premiere. Thirty-something couple Rob and Chris have the "perfect" childless marriage complete with passion, excitement and pleasure. Six years ago however, Rob and Chris were Bobby and Tina. Bobby and Tina started dating in high school. They are each other's first date, first kiss, first love. But just before high school graduation, Tina got pregnant and their world changed • Apr 18 - May 5, 2013; Preview: Apr 16 - 17, 2013

Alberta Baroque Ensemble • Robertson– Wesley United Church, 10209 - 123 St • albertabaroque.com • Telemann's Water Music: Neda Yamach on violin, Julianne Scott on clarinet • Apr 28, 2013, 3 pm • Season Subscriptions: $120 (adult with Chamber Music Treasures); $100 (adult without Chamber Music Treasures)/$100 (student/senior with Chamber Music Treasures); $30 (without Chamber Music Treasures) • Single tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (senior/student) • Tickets/ subscriptions available at the Gramophone, TIX on the Square, phone 780.467.6531, at the door

Miss Caledonia (On Stage) • Arden Theatre •

Concordia School of Music • Robert

LET THE LIGHT OF DAY THROUGH • The Roxy,

Enter to win at theseason.ca

Richard II by William Shakespeare • Timms

Arden Theatre • 5 Anne St, St. Albert •

Gaboury, 91 Ave • lunitheatre.ca • A production of Théâtre du Trillium from Ottawa. With English surtitles • Apr 11 - 13, 2013, 8 pm; Matinee Apr 14, 2013, 2 pm

Shell Theatre: Foothills Brass Citie Ballet Denis Chang Manouche Quartet

2013

Saint-Jean, Pavillon Lacerte, Rm 3-04, 8406 MarieAnn-Gaboury St (91 St) • canauthorsalberta.ca • Fri Evening Presentations: 8 pm, Free (members, first time guests), $10 (returning guests) • Sat workshops: 9:30 am - 4 pm; $40 (member), $70 (non-member); lunch included • Karen Bass presents: Why YA and Caution - Character Construction Ahead; Apr 19 - 20, 2013

ÉCUME • L'UniThéâtre, 8627 rue Marie-Anne-

• A pair of tickets to each show in the Walterdale Theatre + $200 in restaurant gift certificates

22 season

ca • 780.429.1671 • In this class, you'll make your very own short 16mm film, finished to a film print with an optical soundtrack, learning all the steps of the process • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Feb 23 - May 25, 2013 (no class Mar 30 or May 18) • $1390 (+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26); $1490 (+GST, regular)

Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • northernlighttheatre. com • By Jason Maghanoy. Abu Ghraib Prison. Jenny works in the office. Jonathan is a prison guard. They meet. They fall in love. And someone takes photos • Apr 5 - 14, 2013

Brian Webb: 605 Collective Tania Alvarado

* Vue Weekly reserves the right to alter prize without notifications

FAVA: 16mm Film Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.

Dust • PCL Studio Theatre in the in the TransAlta

A pair of tickets to Andre Phillipe Gagnon, Saturday, Nov. 11 @ Winspear A pair of weekend passes to the Edmonton Blues Fest Family pass to Fort Edmonton Park & tickets to the Velveteen Rabbit the production A pair of tickets to the following: The Citadel: Next To Normal The Kite Runner Spamalot Blind Date

Film: Apr 2013

FAVA: Screenwriting Class • 9722 - 102 St

A pair of tickets to Leonard Cohen Sunday Nov. 18 @ Rexall Place Pair of weekend passes to the Edmonton Blues Fest Family pass to Fort Edmonton Park & tickets to the Poof Theatre production A pair of tickets to the following:

The Citadel: A Few Good Men Private Lives The Penelopiad Ride The Cyclone

thru question and answer sessions after each piece. Buffet style meal is also provided in a casual come and go atmosphere • Apr 29, 2013, 5:30 pm (dinner), 6:30 pm (show) • Tickets: Admission by donation(door only). Suggested $15 minimum

5 Anne St, St. Albert • 780.459.1542 • ardentheatre.com • Peggy Ann Douglas figures her the best way to escape her life of chicory-pulling, stallcleaning, hay-baling drudgery, is by picking up a baton and twirling her way out of town. The plan is simple: to win the local pageant and move up to movie star from there • Apr 7, 2013, 8 pm (preshow wine tasting at 7 pm) • Tickets: $30

Monty Python's SPAMALOT • Citadel Theatre,

9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre. com • Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle, music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. Directed by Bob Baker. Featuring John Ulyatt. Lovingly ripped off from the motion picture Monty Python and the Holy Grail • Apr 20 - May 19, 2013

THE PENELOPIAD • Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • A retelling of the classic Greek tragedy, Homer's The Odyssey – as told by Penelope and her twelve maids, the forgotten victims • Mar 30 - Apr 21,

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Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • 780.479.9355 • concordia.ab.ca/music • Concordia Community Chorus Concert; Apr 20, 2013, 7:30 pm • Concordia Symphony Orchestra Concert; Apr 28, 2013, 2 pm

Cosmopolitan Music Society • Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre, 8426 Gateway Boulevard • Cosmo POPS Concert: Featuring Cosmopolitan Music Society's Tuesday and Wednesday bands; Apr 12, 2013, 8 pm, Apr 13, 2013, 9 pm • Cosmopolitan Chorus Spring Concert: Featuring the chorus of the Cosmopolitan Music Society; Apr 21, 2013, 7:30 pm EDMONTON CHAMBER MUSIC SOCIETY • McDougall United Church • 780.433.4532 • edmontonchambermusic.org • Tokyo String Quartet & Jon Kimura Parker (piano): Canadian pianist Jon Kimura Parker joins the esteemed Tokyo String Quartet to perform Brahms' Piano Quintet in F Minor. The Quartet also performs works by Mozart and Kodály


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• Apr 13, 2013, 8 pm • Single tickets: $20 – $50

Michelle Neumann: New Work; May 25, 2013, 2 - 4 pm

EDmonton ClassiCal Guitar soCiEty • Muttart Hall, Alberta College,

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

10050 Macdonald Dr • 587.708.2044 • edmontonclassicalguitarsociety.org • David Leisner (guitar) • Apr 19, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $25 (adult)/$20 (student/ senior/member) available at TIX on the Square, ECGS website

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Alberta Farm and Ranch Women: Paintings and photographs by Dawn Saunders Dahl; Edmonton Calligraphic Society: View items created by the Edmonton Potters' Guild • May 1 - 31, 2013

EDmonton opEra • Jubilee Audito-

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

rium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.424.4040 • jubileeauditorium.com, edmontonopera. com • Eugene Onegin: Performed in Russian with English supertitles; Apr 19 (8 pm), Apr 21 (2 pm), Apr 23 (7:30 pm), Apr 25 (7:30 pm) • Tickets: Available at Edmonton Opera

fEstival City WinDs ConCErt •

Robert Tegler Student Centre, 7128 Ada Boulevard • info@festivalcitywinds. ca • festivalcitywinds.ca • Featuring Festival City Winds Intermediate Bands • Apr 13, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $10 (general admission)

GrEEnWooD sinGErs • All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 - 103 St • 780.420.1757 • greenwoodsingers.org • How Can I Keep from Singing?: Will open with A Mass of Movements selected from settings of the Mass written by composers from the 15th to the 20th centuries, and will also include a cappella hymn settings and five of Aaron Copland's Old American Songs. The concert will conclude with songs from Rodgers and Hammerstein's The Sound of Music • Apr 19, 2013, 8 pm • $20 (adults), $18 (students/seniors), plus applicable service charges, available at Tix on the Square and at the door

by Martine Bertrand, set design by Guillaume Lord, video design by Adam Larsen, sound design by Claude Lemelin, and lighting design by Pierre Lavoie • May 3 - 4, 2013 • Tickets available at Alberta Ballet office, 780.428.4589

milE zEro DanCE • Ortona Armoury,

9722 - 102 St • 780.424.1573 • milezerodance.com • 4 New Works: Convocation Hall, University of Alberta, 11316 - 89 Ave • 4 Endangered Species: Mile Zero Dance uses theatrical dance, site specific installation, and moving images to create a walking tour of portraits based on the uses of oil, initially inspired by the paintings of Edward Burtynsky • May 9 - 11, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $20, $15 (MZD members)

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art by Erik Cheung; Apr 1 - May 4, 2013; Opening reception: Apr 5, 2013, 6 - 8 pm • Rooted in Alberta (Lieutenant Governor's Arts Celebration): Group Art Show; May 13 - Jun 22, 2013

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Megan Dickie: A series of sculptures, representative of the complex worlds of architecture and mathematics, are presented as props that invite comic interaction; Apr 26 - Jun 1, 2013 • Kristen Keegan: Paintings that take their inspiration from found imagery, exploring her own restless fascination with image and permutation; Apr 26 Jun 1, 2013

FIlM: MAY 2013 fava: 16mm film Class • 9722 - 102 St • fava.ca • 780.429.1671 • In this class, you'll make your very own short 16mm film, finished to a film print with an optical soundtrack, learning all the steps of the process • Sat, 10 am - 2 pm; Feb 23 - May 25, 2013 (no class Mar 30 or May 18) • $1390 (+GST, early bird, paid by Oct 26); $1490 (+GST, regular)

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Botanicals – South Africa by members of the Keiskamma Trust: 30 textile-based artworks from

tHeAtre: MAY 2013

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WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Sqaure • winspearcentre.com • Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony; Apr 12 - 13, 2013; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Hugh Masekela; Apr 25, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $42

MAY 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: MAY 2013 aGnEs buGEra GallEry • 12310 Jasper Ave • 780.482.2854 • agnesbugeragallery.com • New work by artist Gisa Mayer: Colourful and energetic abstract landscape paintings; May 4 - 17, 2013; Opening reception: May 4, 2 - 4 pm, artist in attendance

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912 -

51 Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Garden Show with Marian Majeau, Robert Ford and friends: featuring large and unique garden sculptures, totems, birdbaths, lanterns and many other garden pieces; May 1 - 31, 2013; Opening reception: May 4, 2013, 11 - 3 pm

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Gallery Artists; May - Jun, 2013

Music

1 YEAR CERTIFICATE • Transfer to 2nd year & get your diploma • Specialize on an instrument, including voice • Professional standard recording studio! • Perform with talented musicians: Wind, Orchestra, Electroacoustic, Jazz or Choir • Study full time or part time 1.888.539.GPRC (4772) finearts@gprc.ab.ca

those living Eastern Cape of South Africa; Mar 30 - Jun 2, 2013

visual arts albErta assoCiation • 10215 - 112 St, 3rd Fl •

780.421.1731 • visualartsalberta.com • Counting Crows: work by Kathryn Manry, Pam Weber, Natalie Kurzuk and Penny Corradine: Their images of crows are presented through references to mythology, avian sociology, ornithology and humour; Apr 18 - May 25, 2013

CoMedY: MAY 2013 ExprEssionz CafE • 9938 – 70 Ave

• 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Expressionz Sunday Variety Night and Open Stage; every Sun, 6 - 10 pm, Sep - May • Ladies laugh out loud; May 28, 2013, 7 - 10 pm; $15

finE arts builDinG (fab) GallEry

• Department of Art and Design, U of A, Rm 3-98 Fine Arts Bldg • 780.492.2081 • InSights: Visualizing Health Humanities II: the examination of Medical Humanities, an emerging interdisciplinary field that intersects the arts, medicine, humanities and the social sciences; May 14, 2013 - TBA

front GallEry • 12312 Jasper Ave • thefrontgallery.com • Jeff Sylvester: New Work; May 11, 2013, 2 - 4 pm •

24 season

thE last Days of JuDas isCariot by stEphEn aDly GuirGis • Timms

Centre for the Arts, 112 St - 87 Ave • studiotheatre.ca • U of A Studio Theatre: Imagines a trial of God and the Kingdom of Heaven and Earth versus Judas Iscariot for the betrayal of his homey, Lord Jesus Christ. In a gritty courtroom, between Heaven and Hell, a host of iconic figures, from Mother Theresa, to Sigmund Freud to Satan himself, are called to testify and weigh in on the epic debate between divine mercy and human free will • May 16 - 25, 2013, 7:30 pm; Preview May 15, 2013 at 7:30 pm; Matinee May 23, 2013 at 12:30 pm; No show on Sun • Tickets: $5 preview May 15; Evening: $11 (student), $22 (adult), $20 (senior); Matinee $11 (student), $17 (adult), $15 (senior)

lEs éChos DE nos patElins •

L'UniThéâtre, 8627 rue Marie-AnneGaboury, 91 Ave • lunitheatre.ca • Community play - A production of L'UniThéâtre • May 10 - 11, 2013, 8 pm; Matinee May 12, 2013, 2 pm

lEt thE liGht of Day throuGh

• The Roxy, 10708 - 124 St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • World Premiere. Thirty-something couple Rob and Chris have the "perfect" childless marriage - complete with passion, excitement and pleasure. Six years ago however, Rob and Chris were Bobby and Tina. Bobby and Tina started dating in high school. They are each other's first date, first kiss, first love. But just before high school graduation, Tina got pregnant and their world changed • Apr 18 - May 5, 2012

monty python's spamalot •

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm • Student Art Show, Competition and Sale; May 3 4, 2013; Opening reception: Fri night (student artists in attendance and presentation of awards) • Mothers' Day Art Show and Tea; May 12, 2013, 11 - 4 pm (artists in attendance and at work)

a good time for any/all of the sexes • May 24, 2013

dAnCe: MAY 2013 albErta ballEt • Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 - 87 Ave • 780.428.6839 • albertaballet.com • Balletlujah! World Premiere: an intimate collaboration between the artist, choreographer and designers to create a heartfelt portrayal of the voice and the personality; featuring choreography by Jean Grand-MaÎtre, music by k.d. lang, costume design

9 to 5 • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre. ca • Three female co-workers become unlikely friends when they are pushed to the boiling point and come up with an outrageous plan to get rid of their lying, chauvinistic boss and take over the company. But everything spins out of control • Apr 16 - Jun 9, 2013 an aCCiDEnt • PCL Studio Theatre in

the in the TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 84 Ave • northernlighttheatre.com • By Lydia Stryk. When a woman is critically injured in an accident, can the same man who almost took her life save her? There are encounters in life that take you somewhere you've never been and never meant to go • May 17 - 25, 2013

from CraDlE to staGE: an EvEninG of onE-aCts • Walterdale Play-

house, 10322 - 83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse.com • Showcases local, emerging playwrights • May 20 25, 2013 • Tickets: Subscription: $75 (general), $60 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges; Flex pass: $45 (general), $35 (senior, student) plus applicable service charges

hEy laDiEs! • The Roxy, 10708 - 124

St • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • The wacked out, packed out talkshow/ gameshow/varietyshow/sideshow that's

Citadel Theatre, 9828 - 101A Ave • 780.425.1820 • citadeltheatre.com • Book and Lyrics by Eric Idle, music by John Du Prez and Eric Idle. Directed by Bob Baker. Featuring John Ulyatt. Lovingly ripped off from the motion picture Monty Python and the Holy Grail • Apr 20 - May 19, 2013

soUnd oF mUsIC • Horizon Stage, 1001 Calahoo Road, Spruce Grove • 780.962.8995 • horizonstage.com • Follows the story of Maria, a young nun who is sent to be a governess to the seven Von Trapp children; May 2 - 4, 9 - 11, 2013, 7:30 pm; May 5, 1:30 pm • Tickets: $25 (adult), $20 (student, senior)

MUSIC: MAY 2013 EkosinGErs sprinG finalE • West-

bury Theatre, TransAlta Barns, 10330 84 Ave • ekosingers.com • EKOSingers will be up to their usual jazzy moves & grooves as they gleefully walk, dance & strut on their diverse musical journey • May 25, 2013 (evening performance), May 26, 2013 (afternoon performance) • Tickets: $20

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

uptoWn folk Club • Expressionz

Cafe, 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Uptown Folk Club Open Stage; 3rd Fri of the month • Uptown Folk Club Concert; 1st Fri of the month

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Sqaure • winspearcentre.com • Radio from the Head; May 3, 2013, 9:30 pm; Tickets: $20 - $40

ClASSICAl MUSIC: MAY 2013 i Coristi ChambEr Choir • Holy

Brass / Woodwinds, & Pines of Rome/ Respighi • May 5, 2013, 2 pm • Tickets: $15 (adults), $10 (seniors, students); Available at Tix on the Square

fEstival City WinDs musiC soCiEty • Robert Tegler Student Centre,

7128 Ada Boulevard • info@festivalcitywinds.ca • festivalcitywinds.ca • Spring Concert • Sat, May 25, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $10 (general admission)

kokopElli Choir • 780.977.7295 • kokopellichoirs.com • St. Andrew's United Church, 9915 - 148 St; Songquest: Kikimasu and Shumayela join forces to celebrate the excitement of young voices raised in song with a fun and creative concert program; May 4, 2013, 3 pm; Tickets: $16, $13 (students), available through Tix on the Square • McDougall United Church, 10025 - 101 St; Colours of Spring: Celebrate the successes of our seventeenth season with fresh new music as well as favorites from throughout the year; May 25, 2013, 2 pm & 7 pm; Tickets: $20, $15 (students), available through Tix on the Square nEW EDmonton WinD sinfonia • Convocation Hall, U of A • May 2, 2013, 7:30 pm • Tickets: $20 (adult), $15 (students/seniors), $50 (season ticket); available from members or at the door pro Coro CanaDa • All Saints' Anglican Cathedral, 10035 - 103 St • procoro.ab.ca • Colours of Love: Featuring music composed over the centuries such as Monteverdi, Brahms, and Daniel-Lesur • May 5, 2013, 2:30 pm sunDays at thrEE orGan ConCErt sEriEs • Providence Cdn

Ref. Church, 12905 - 122 Ave • rcco. edmonton.ab.ca/sundays_at_3.html • Tammy-Jo Mortensen, Wendy Nieuwenhuis: Organists Tammy-Jo Mortensen and Wendy Nieuwenhuis in concert with special guest Stephen Fong on trumpet • May 10, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $25 (adults), $22 (students, seniors, members), available at the door

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Sqaure • winspearcentre.com • Ravel & Sibelius; May 4, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 - $79 • Symphony Cirque; May 11, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: Dress Circle: $13 – $29 • A Night of Encores; May 16, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Baroque & Classical Fireworks; May 22, 2013, 7:30 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69 • Violin & Marimba; May 26, 2013, 2 pm; Tickets: $20 – $69

JUne 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: JUn 2013 art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912 - 51

Ave, Stony Plain • 780.963.9573 • Welcome to Our Neighbourhood: various houses for the garden featuring Jacquie Billows and Carolyn Standish; Jun 1 29, 2013; Opening reception: Jun 1, 2013, 11 - 3 pm

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Gallery Artists; May - Jun, 2013 GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

Trinity Anglican Church, 10037 - 84 Ave • 780.977.6993 • icoristi.com • Departures: with Irene Apanovitch as guest conductor; May 11, 2013, 7:30 pm • Season subscription tickets: $50 (adults), $35 (seniors)

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Aboriginal Month: A variety of performances and displays; Jun 1 - 30, 2013 • The Works: A multi-medium, multi-artist exhibition curated by the Works Art and Design Festival; Jun 21 - Jul 3, 2013

EDmonton youth orChEstra •

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square • eyso.com • Featuring the winners of the 32nd Annual Northern Alberta Concerto Competition: Strings,

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latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Megan Dickie: A series of sculptures, representative of the complex worlds of architecture and mathematics, are presented as props that invite comic interaction; Apr 26 - Jun 1, 2013 • Kristen Keegan: Paintings that take their inspiration from found imagery, exploring her own restless fascination with image and permutation; Apr 26 - Jun 1, 2013 • Village Démocratie, by Karine Giboulo: sculptural work portrays the underbelly of economic development and globalization; Jun 14 - Jul 20, 2012

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Botanicals – South Africa by members of the Keiskamma Trust: 30 textile-based artworks from those living Eastern Cape of South Africa; Mar 30 - Jun 2, 2013 • Illuminating Peace by Amy Loewan: dissolve cultural boundaries and promote human understanding though her artwork installation; Jun 8 - Aug 12, 2013 nExtfEst 2013 • The Roxy, 10708 -

124 St and various venues throughout Edmonton • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A showcase of localnational, and international emerging artists-the artistic voice of the next generation. Featuring theatre, dance, music, visual art, film and multidisciplinary collaboration • Jun 6 - 16, 2013

thE Works art anD DEsiGn fEstival • Sir Winston Churchill Square and various locations throughout Edmonton • 780.426.2122 • theworks.ab.ca • Over 40 one-of-a-kind art exhibits and installations, with over 250 special events, performances and opportunities to meet the artists • Jun 20 - Jul 2, 2013

unlikely friends when they are pushed to the boiling point and come up with an outrageous plan to get rid of their lying, chauvinistic boss and take over the company. But everything spins out of control • Apr 16 - Jun 9, 2013

DrivinG miss Daisy • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Starring Michael Learned from "The Waltons". Follows the unexpected relationship between a stubborn Southern matriarch and her soft spoken chauffeur • Jun 14 - Aug 11, 2013 improvaGanza 2013 •Citadel Theatre (Zeidler Hall) • rapidfiretheatre.com • Canada's largest improv festival • Jun 19 - 29, 2013 • Tickets: Available at TIX on the Square lEt thErE bE hEiGht • La Cité Francophone, 8627 - 91 St • 780.758.9999 • fireflytheatre.com • Firefly's Aerial Cabaret Fundraiser features professional and upcoming aerialists, special Guest Artists, and a silent auction • Jun 7 - 8, 2013; 7 pm (doors), 8 pm (show) • Tickets: $33 nExtfEst 2013 • The Roxy, 10708 124 St and various venues throughout Edmonton • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A showcase of local, national, and international emerging artists-the artistic voice of the next generation.

ClASSICAl MUSIC: JUn 2013 Cosmopolitan musiC soCiEty •

Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square • Cosmo Season Finale: featuring all four concert bands and the singing chorus of the Cosmopolitan Music Society; Jun 2, 2013, 7:30 pm

EDmonton mEtropolitan Chorus • Al Shamal Shrine Centre, 14510

- 142 St • 780.977.6993 • edmetrochorus.ca • Disney: A Sing-Along Cabaret: Disney movies and their soundtracks endless joy and a plethora of unforgettable tunes. Come dressed as your favourite Disney character. Refreshments and food will be available for purchase • Jun 1, 2013, 7:30 - 9:30 pm; Jun 2, 2013, 3 - 5 pm • Tickets: Advance: $25 (adult); $20 (senior, student); $10 (kids 12 and under) Available at Tix on the Square; Door: $30 (adults); Students/ Seniors $25 (senior, student); $15 (kids 12 and under)

EDmonton voCal minority •

Westbury Theatre - TransAlta Arts Barns, 10330 - 84 Ave • 780.488.1498 • evmchoir.com • 20wenty: an anniversary concert: Edmonton Vocal Minority celebrates its twentieth anniversary with a concert that will include alumni singers and fabulous post-concert reception. Part of Edmonton's 2013 Pride Festival • Jun 22, 2013, 8 pm • Tickets: $15

fEats - fEstival of DanCE •

nExtfEst 2013 • The Roxy, 10708 124 St and various venues throughout Edmonton • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A showcase of local, national, and international emerging artists-the artistic voice of the next generation. Featuring theatre, dance, music, visual art, film and multidisciplinary collaboration • Jun 6 - 16, 2013 sharara DanCE stuDio • Festival Place Theatre, 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park • Sharara Dance Studio Annual Dance Showcase: Naach 2012 - Reflections: the annual dance showcase whereby all students and faculty members weave a story on stage through dance. Children from age 3 to mature adults will perform along with guest performers • Jun 15, 2013; 6 pm (doors), 6:30 (show) • Tickets: $13.50 (children), $18.50 (adults); available at Ticketmaster or the box office

FIlM: JUn 2013 DrEamspEakErs film fEstival •

Various locations in and around Edmonton • 780.378.9609 • dreamspeakers. org • Featuring Aboriginal talent–a rich and diverse body of artistic creations in all aspects of the arts locally, nationally and internationally. Screenings are held throughout the festival • Jun 5 - 8, 2013 • Tickets: $7 - $75

nExtfEst 2013 • The Roxy, 10708 -

Music

DIPLOMA • Prepares you to pursue a career in music or to continue on to a degree • Professional standard recording studio! • Perform with talented musicians: Wind, Orchestra, Electroacoustic, Jazz or Choir • Study full time or part time 1.888.539.GPRC (4772) finearts@gprc.ab.ca

Featuring theatre, dance, music, visual art, film and multidisciplinary collaboration • Jun 6 - 16, 2013

(regular), $12 (seniors & students); TIX on the Square, Earth's General Store & EVM Members

sprouts 2013 • Stanley A. Milner

kokopElli Choir • Sacred Heart Church of the First Peoples, 10821 - 96 St • 780.977.7295 • kokopellichoirs. com • Encore: In our traditional seasoncloser, Kokopelli, Òran, and Shumayela are joined by guest choir the Brail Tones in a light-hearted and spirited program • Jun 7, 2013, 7:30 pm • $16, $13 (students), available from choir members or at the door

Library Theatre, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Square • 780.439.3905 • concretetheatre.ca • A fresh crop of four brand new plays for kids and their families. Local playwrights from diverse cultural backgrounds will share their newest works in these staged readings • Jun 8 - 9, 2013; lobby events 1 pm with play at 2 pm • Tickets: $5, Free (kids under 3); Avaialble at TIX on the Square, or cash at the door

MUSIC: JUn 2013

124 St and various venues throughout Edmonton • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A showcase of local, national, and international emerging artists-the artistic voice of the next generation. Featuring theatre, dance, music, visual art, film and multidisciplinary collaboration • Jun 6 - 16, 2013

nExtfEst 2013 • The Roxy, 10708 124 St and various venues throughout Edmonton • 780.453.2440 • theatrenetwork.ca • A showcase of local, national, and international emerging artists-the artistic voice of the next generation. Featuring theatre, dance, music, visual art, film and multidisciplinary collaboration • Jun 6 - 16, 2013

tHeAtre: JUn 2013

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Commu-

9 to 5 • Mayfield Dinner Theatre,

16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre. ca • Three female co-workers become

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Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • Artwork is changed on approximately eight week rotations, the gallery includes a small gift shop of artist made items; open Oct - Dec, Feb - Jul; Sat, 10 - 4 pm & Sun 12 - 4 pm • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm

CrookED pot GallEry • 4912

- 51 Ave, Stony Plain, Alberta • 780.963.9573 • Wood Fired Pottery: featuring wood fired pottery by Tammy Parks Legge; Jul 1 - 31, 2013; Opening reception: Jul 6, 2013, 11 - 3 pm

nity Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

WinspEar CEntrE • 4 Winston Churchill Sqaure • winspearcentre.com • Songs of Splendour; Jun 1, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $79 • Two Orchestras Play the Music of John Williams; Jun 4, 2013, 7 pm; Tickets: $29 – $79 • Here to Stay: The Gershwin Experience; Jun 7 - 8, 2013, 8 pm; Tickets: $20 – $89 • The Rite of Spring; Jun 14 - 15, 2013; Tickets: $20 – $79

JUlY 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: JUl 2013

rose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Valdy; Jul 13

northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm

AUGUSt 2013

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Judy Leila Schafers: realistic oil paintings; Jul 2013

Art GAllerIeS/MUSeUMS: AUG 2013

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A. Mil-

Gallery, 590 Broadmoor Blvd, Sherwood Park • 780.922.3179 • artstrathcona. com • General Meetings and demonstrations on 2nd Tue each month, 7 pm

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

ner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • The Works: A multi-medium, multi-artist exhibition curated by the Works Art and Design Festival; Jun 21 - Jul 3, 2013 • Articulate: A multi-medium collaborative exhibition by Edmonton Public School Board art teachers; Jul 15 - Aug 31, 2013

DaffoDil GallEry • 10412 - 124 St • 780.760.1278 • daffodilgallery.ca • Blooming: featuring various gallery artists and their floral art; Aug 2013

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

GallEry at milnEr • Stanley A.

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Art by Laura O'Connor; Jul 1 - Aug 3, 2013; Opening reception: Jul 5, 2013, 6 - 8 pm

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dAnCe: JUn 2013 Various venues throughout Edmonton • abdancealliance.ab.ca • A multi-disciplinary dance festival to celebrate and present everything from traditional folk and contemporary works to unusual and brilliant movement performances • Jun 29 - Jul 13, 2013

art soCiEty of strathCona County • A.J. Ottewell Art Centre/Loft

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Village Démocratie, by Karine Giboulo: sculptural work portrays the underbelly of economic development and globalization; Jun 14 - Jul 20, 2013 • Blown Up: by Harun Farocki, Wafaa Bilal, and Mohammed Mohsen, curated by Vicky Moufawad-Paul: examines the relevance of video games to wars through works from three artists from different geopolitical positions; Jul 25 - Aug 31, 2013

mCmullEn GallEry • U of A Hospital, 8440 - 112 St • 780.407.7152 • friendsofuah.org • Illuminating Peace by Amy Loewan: dissolve cultural boundaries and promote human understanding though her artwork installation; Jun 8 - Aug 12, 2013 thE Works art anD DEsiGn fEstival • Sir Winston Churchill Square and various locations throughout Edmonton • 780.426.2122 • theworks.ab.ca • Over 40 one-of-a-kind art exhibits and installations, with over 250 special events, performances and opportunities to meet the artists • Jun 20 - Jul 2, 2013

dAnCe: JUl 2013 fEats - fEstival of DanCE •

Various venues throughout Edmonton • abdancealliance.ab.ca • A multi-disciplinary dance festival to celebrate and present everything from traditional folk and contemporary works to unusual and brilliant movement performances • Jun 29 - Jul 13, 2013

Milner Library, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq • 780.944.5383 • epl.ca • Articulate: A multi-medium collaborative exhibition by Edmonton Public School Board art teachers; Jul 15 - Aug 31, 2013

harris-WarkE GallEry • 4924 Ross

St, Red Deer • harriswarkegallery.com • Shirley Cordes-Rogozinsky and Liz Sullivan; Aug 12 - Sep 14, 2013; Opening reception: Sep 6, 2013, 6 - 8 pm

latituDE 53 • 10248 - 106 St •

780.423.5353 • latitude53.org • Blown Up, by Harun Farocki, Wafaa Bilal, and Mohammed Mohsen, curated by Vicky Moufawad-Paul: examines the relevance of video games to wars through works from three artists from different geopolitical positions; Jul 25 - Aug 31, 2013

tHeAtre: AUG 2013 DrivinG miss Daisy • Mayfield Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Starring Michael Learned from "The Waltons". Follows the unexpected relationship between a stubborn Southern matriarch and her soft spoken chauffeur • Jun 14 - Aug 11, 2013 ExprEssionz CafE • 9938 – 70 Ave • 780.437.3667 • expressionzcafe.com • Official Fringe Venue and Fringe BYOV site; Aug 15 - 25, 2013 frinGE thEatrE aDvEnturEs • Various locations around Old Strathcona • 780.409.1910 • fringetheatreadventures.ca • The largest Fringe Festival on the continent will feature more than 130 unjuried and uncensored shows from around the world, an entertaining street scene, a phethora of food vendors and craftwork by local artisans • Aug 15 25, 2013

tHeAtre: JUl 2013 anythinG GoEs • Walterdale Playhouse, 10322 - 83 Ave • 780.439.2845 • walterdaleplayhouse.com • With music & lyrics by Cole Porter and book by Guy Bolton, P.G. Wodehouse, Howard Lindsay & Russel Crouse • Jul 3 - 13, 2013 DrivinG miss Daisy • Mayfield

MUSIC: AUG 2013 bailEy thEatrE • 5041 - 50 St, Camrose • 780.672.5510 • baileytheatre. com • Big River; Aug 17, 2013

bluEbErry bluEGrass & Country musiC soCiEty • Heritage Park, Stony

Dinner Theatre, 16615 - 109 Ave • 780.483.4051, tf: 1.877.529.7829 • mayfieldtheatre.ca • Starring Michael Learned from "The Waltons". Follows the unexpected relationship between a stubborn Southern matriarch and her soft spoken chauffeur • Jun 14 - Aug 11, 2013

Plain • tf: 1.888.915.4973 • blueberrybluegrass.com • Blueberry Bluegrass & Country Music Society Festival: A weekend of bluegrass music, workshops and jamming • Aug 3 - 5, 2013 • Tickets: After Jul 1: Weekend Pass - $125 (available at the gate), Day Pass - $50 (available at the gate)

EDmonton intErnational strEEt pErformErs fEstival • Sir Winston

EDmonton folk fEstival • Gallagher Park • 780.429.1899 • edmontonfolkfest.org • Four-day, family-oriented world music festival • Aug 8 - 11, 2013 • Tickets available Jun 1, 2013

Churchill Square • edmontonstreetfest. com • Featuring musicians to jugglers, acrobats to unicyclists, the festival features over 1500 outdoor performances by an international cast of amazing street artists • Jul 5 - 14, 2013

MUSIC: JUl 2013 bailEy thEatrE • 5041 - 50 St, Cam-

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northErn bluEGrass CirClE musiC soCiEty • Pleasantview Community Hall, 10860 - 57 Ave • bluegrassnorth.com • Weekly Bluegrass jam. Acoustic instruments only; Every Wed 7 - 10 pm


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VUEWEEKLY the Season 2012/2013

Vue Weekly — The Season 2012  

A year's worth of arts & entertainment listings from September, 2012 to August, 2013.

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