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5 live sounds: Calgary concerts you don't want to miss this week

Friday and Saturday: Dawn Tyler Watson

The “queen of the blues in Montreal” comes to town on the heels of a first-place finish at the 2017 International Blues Challenge in Memphis. 237 more words


5 facts about Alberta Theatre Projects' Charlotte's Web

Spinning Web First published in 1952, E.B. White’s Charlotte’s Web is a classic children’s story. The tale, which centres on the unlikely bond between Wilbur the pig and Charlotte the spider, has been adapted into everything from feature films to cartoons to videogames. 390 more words


Our Town: Commonwealth calls on Drop-In Centre's furniture-building skills to celebrate its sixth anniversary

There won’t be confetti or a photo with the mayor or a free-beer-for-life raffle. No, rather, if you happen to be the one millionth patron to walk through the doors of Commonwealth Bar & Stage (731 10th Ave. 397 more words


5 family-friendly things to do this weekend in Calgary

Seasonal Theatre

We begin by lumping three offerings together. It’s cheating, but our heart is in the right place.

A Christmas Carol, opens Friday, Nov. 391 more words



In this free archive episode of The Swerve, Vince Russo talks with the extremely talented Kenny King, as he looks deeply at some of his experiences in the professional wrestling industry that only some one from his vantage point could. 26 more words


5 facts about GIRAF

The Quickdraw Animation Society’s annual festival continues to grow.

Lucky 13 In addition to its year-round programming and workshops, the Quickdraw Animation Society has earned attention for its annual festival. 407 more words


Tint-a-Whirl: Adverse reaction to hair dye means an actress must concede she's prematurely grey

So, I’m pretty mortified to be writing this piece, because I usually try very hard not to get too personal in these pages. Yes, I’ve written about my husband and the death of my beloved dog and the house I lost in a real-estate disaster, but even if you’re not the marrying type, have no desire to own property, and are afraid of Labradoodles, love, loss and real estate are all pretty universal. 4,421 more words