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Chocolate dreams melt away in Fortune Falls

What happens to your town, and the resident’s sense of self, when the primary economic driver dries up?

It’s a question Albertans are all too familiar with, especially lately. 1,102 more words

Edmonton Theatre

Theatre review: Surreal magic of Fortune Falls keeps audience guessing

Fortune Falls is a pretty little town, based on a single occupation.

Pretty much everybody works for the Mercey Chocolate Company. “I put my faith in Mercey, for Mercey will provide,” its townsfolk sing, in earnest prayer. 775 more words

Music

Disgraced: race, culture and Islamophobia explode on the Citadel stage

There used to be rules about topics best avoided in mixed company, but our plugged-in civilization now seems fuelled by its out-loud opinions and outrage. 1,027 more words

Theatre

Catalyst Theatre's latest, Fortune Falls, premières in Edmonton

It’s fair to say 2017 is starting off pretty well for Daniel Fong.

This week is the Edmonton première of Catalyst Theatre’s latest work, Fortune Falls… 801 more words

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Social Seen: Fruit Loop winter ball and Potterwatch

Codie McLachlan hits some of our city’s best bashes to snap photos for our weekly Social Seen column. And this week, Journal photographer Larry Wong also helped out with a Social Seen outing. 342 more words

Local Arts

Take our 2016 Edmonton culture quiz

It’s been a busy year on the Edmonton arts and cultural scene, with the opening of Rogers Place, the Citadel Theatre celebrating 50 years and a new conductor announced for the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. 806 more words

Music

Hawksley Workman's 'proudly uncool' Christmas at Citadel, Audreys

Hawksley Workman was in a bit of a state when he recorded his secular Christmas album. Mind you, so was the entire world: mere months had passed following the destruction of the Twin Towers in New York City. 1,008 more words

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