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Used to be here

This week: What is it that we miss when something we were part of is gone? We cover three stories that tackle this question. The first is the tragic fire that ravaged the Roxy Theatre in Edmonton; Edmontonian Valerie shares her experience of being in her high school choir; and Kyla Tichkowsky gives us enlightening information about her experiences of working in Edmonton’s unique Exposure Queer Arts & Culture Festival.

This episode first aired January 21, 2015.


First ever tattoo film festival kicks off in Saskatoon

Watch above: The first ever Tattoo Arts Film Festival is ready to take off in Saskatoon this weekend. Carly Robinson speaks with organizers who are encouraged by the acceptance and tolerance in the films. 253 more words


Mumford & Sons Announce Roxy Shows, Band To Visit Kevin & Bean Tuesday Morning

Mumford & Sons announced a pair of fan-only shows in Los Angeles, taking place tonight and tomorrow at the Roxy Theatre.

Tickets for tonight’s show went on sale this morning at 9am and sold out instantly. 78 more words

Edmonton arts venue forced to close its doors

WATCH ABOVE: The arts community is reeling after learning a beloved music venue will be shutting its doors. Kendra Slugoski explains.

EDMONTON – The Artery, an arts space and live music venue in downtown Edmonton, must vacate and close by March 31. 547 more words


A Simpsons trivia night, St. Paul's UFO landing pad under the lens and more fun things to see this weekend in Calgary

Space Fiction & The Archives at The New Gallery (Opening Friday, Feb. 20)

In 1967, the city of St. Paul, Alberta constructed the world’s first UFO Landing Pad. 429 more words

Local Arts

Famous Puppet Death Scenes

I’ve heard good things about Old Trout Puppet Workshop of Calgary for a while.  I’ve seen them mentioned in the credits for other people’s shows – for the rabbit puppets in Chris Craddock’s… 405 more words


Morgan Smith's Cheerleader! - a reading at the Timms

After taking a couple months off from posting (I’ve still been doing theatre stuff and watching shows, and I hope to share my notes with you and get caught up soon), the first production I am posting about is the one I didn’t get to see, the ticket I didn’t get to use – Human Loser’s production of Morgan Smith’s… 725 more words