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The List: Edmonton concerts, arts and culture, Jan. 28-Feb. 5
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The List: Edmonton concerts, arts and culture, Jan. 28-Feb. 5
The List contains every arts and entertainment event occurring anywhere in Greater Edmonton from Jan. 28-Feb. 5.
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Caught between promises: Winterruption festival offers rhythmic respite from winter’s chill
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Caught between promises: Winterruption festival offers rhythmic respite from winter’s chill
Begonia, Ezra Furman, Raygun Cowboys, Nuela Charles fuel Winterruption flash and flare
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Review: Tracy Dahl delights Muttart Hall with entertaining tales and towering song
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Review: Tracy Dahl delights Muttart Hall with entertaining tales and towering song
The soprano Tracy Dahl holds a special place in Canadian opera lovers’ hearts, for her flair and enthusiasm and sheer stage presence, let alone the marvelous coloratura voice that has seen her perform in the great opera houses of North America and Europe. She was appointed to the Order of Canada ...
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Review: GZA, The Knot No Howz highlight Edmonton’s diverse musical offerings
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Review: GZA, The Knot No Howz highlight Edmonton’s diverse musical offerings
We first heard NOFX’S Linoleum playing from the parking lot outside Orange Hall, and a 50-something couple passed the venue, winding their way through slushy snow as she said to him “This is our first dance song.” Oh Edmonton, please never change. Inside, around 40 punk rockers ...
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ArtPic: Jordan Pearson's Value in Shadows — at Night at Naess Gallery
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ArtPic: Jordan Pearson's Value in Shadows — at Night at Naess Gallery
ArtPic artist: Jordan Pearson Artwork: Value in Shadows — at Night (2019), encaustic and gold leaf on wood, 18” x 18” Exhibition: Value in Shadows at Naess Gallery (at The Paint Spot, 10032 81 Ave.) through Feb. 14 Details: Jordan Pearson’s landscape paintings come off as icon-like, and not just ...
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No Age channels Husker Du, My Bloody Valentine with pop-rock sound
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No Age channels Husker Du, My Bloody Valentine with pop-rock sound
No Age at the Starlite on Saturday, Jan. 25 for Winterruption
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Canadian Country Music Legends celebrates 20 years of traditional tunes at Festival Place
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Canadian Country Music Legends celebrates 20 years of traditional tunes at Festival Place
Canadian Country Music Legends 20th Anniversary Show at Festival Place on Sunday, Jan. 26
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The Invisible: Agents of Ungentlemanly Warfare musical by Catalyst features unlikely spies
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The Invisible: Agents of Ungentlemanly Warfare musical by Catalyst features unlikely spies
Creator and director Jonathan Christenson asks how far you would go to protect what you believe in?
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Three to See Thursday, Jan. 23: Eamon McGrath, Petunia and cello Mozart
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Three to See Thursday, Jan. 23: Eamon McGrath, Petunia and cello Mozart
Eamon McGrath: Eamon McGrath’s new album Guts is simply fantastic and he opens up for Toronto’s Weaves — one of the hidden gems of the final Interstellar Rodeo this summer — on opening night of Winterruption, our newest music festival which runs though Sunday. A collaborator with Julie Doiron, ex...
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Heavy metal comedian and The Mandalorian cabbie Brian Posehn speaks
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Heavy metal comedian and The Mandalorian cabbie Brian Posehn speaks
It’s almost unfair how many wicked projects comedy writer and actor Brian Posehn has been involved with — or would be if he weren’t so loveably dorky. To wit: he’s guest-starred on everything from Seinfeld to Friends to Aqua Teen Hunger Force to The Simpsons, most recently playing an ice cabbie i...
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Winterruption-bound, Girlfriend Material's Graham Wright delves into the 'romance of dysfunction'
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Winterruption-bound, Girlfriend Material's Graham Wright delves into the 'romance of dysfunction'
Girlfriend Material, playing with Weaves at the Starlite on Thursday, Jan. 23
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The List: Edmonton concerts, arts and culture, January 21-29
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The List: Edmonton concerts, arts and culture, January 21-29
The List contains every arts and entertainment event occurring anywhere in Greater Edmonton from January 21-29.
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Review: Violinist Alice Lee joins ESO to fend off cold during Sunday Showcase
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Review: Violinist Alice Lee joins ESO to fend off cold during Sunday Showcase
Since Alexander Prior became chief conductor of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, his concerts have generally been built around themes. That’s always welcome — it gives a sense of solidity to concerts — but it’s also good once in a while to program a potpourri where the works have little obvious c...
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