The Carman Legion will host a special comedy night, Saturday June 9 at 8 p.m. Big Daddy Tazz will present a pair of comedians, Jim McNally and James Mullinger. He said it’s part of his passion to raise funds and awareness for legions across Canada.
Southern Manitoba married couple and music duo Lindsay Rae and Joey Siemens of L Rae & J are bringing their band, their country-roots music and their charm to Carman in July.
The internationally renowned Sons of the Pioneers will bring their highly-acclaimed show of Country Western music to the Manitou Opera House on Saturday, June 16, 2018. The Sons of the Pioneers are synonymous with legend in the arena of Cowboy Music.
The 29th annual Back 40 Folk Festival is soon to get underway at Morden Park, featuring some of Manitoba’s best musicians, artisans, and food from noon until 8 p.m. on Sunday, June 3, 2018. An exciting slate of entertainers awaits.
Comedian Derek Edwards has one goal when he takes the stage, and that’s to make the audience laugh. “I’m just going for laughs,” he said. I’m not trying to change your mind politically or your outlook on the world. I’m going for the gut laugh, and the more the better.” Edwards’ tour “Alls I’m Saying” is making 17 stops across western Canada.
The Morden Collegiate Theatre Troupe presented Dorothy in Wonderland May 10-12.
The worlds of Oz and Wonderland will collide at Morden Collegiate.Dorothy In Wonderland will be presented by the Morden Collegiate Theatre Troupe May 10, 11 and 12.
They’ve done it again: the Sonatrice Singers have put together another stunning concert called “And The Song Goes On” filled with tunes across genres, from jazz, folk and pop to salsa. The choir, now in its forty- sixth season, held its spring concert April 26 and 27 at the Carman Collegiate Community Theatre and is directed by Brenda Doell.
The Morden Festival of the Arts capped off its season with the Hi-Lites Concert, held April 29 at the Morden Alliance Church. Attendees experienced the five of the six disciplines showcased at the festival including strings, sacred, piano, vocal and speech arts. Fifty-seven awards were presented.
Carman Collegiate student Faouzia Ouihya has won yet another international songwriting honour. The seventeen-year-old recently won first place in the teen category of the U.S.-based International Songwriting Competition (ISC) for her single “Knock On My Door.”
What better way to celebrate Music Month than to take advantage of local music spectacles, especially the kind that doesn’t cost a dime?
A few years after losing his voice, David Beckingham has found it again and is bringing his music to Morden. A founding member of the Juno-nominated indie-pop band Hey Ocean!, Beckingham stepped more into a “dreamy” folk-pop mix for his solo album. Just When The Light released in 2016.
A special Comedy Night Fundraiser featuring Matt Falk and a meal by Flavors of Mexico, will help launch a Winkler youth group’s mission trip to Nicaragua. The event takes place May 12 at the EMMC.
Get ready to connect with your inner child at Flatlands Theatre’s latest offering. The theatre company is putting on The Velveteen Rabbit at the beginning of May. The play is an adaptation of the novel by Margery Williams. The book follows the story of the Velveteen Rabbit, who longs to become real through the love of his owner.
This year’s Carman Fiddle Fest is set to start toes tapping on Sunday, April 29.
The 43rd season of the Morden Festival of the Arts is winding down with one more big event remaining. The HiLites Concert takes place at 2p.m. on Sunday, April 29 at the Morden Alliance Church, 363 Gilmour St. A silver collection will be taken.
The Winkler Harvest Festival has released its main stage headliners and announced an expanded format that allows for more stages and more culture than ever before. Winkler Events Coordinator Deb Penner said this year they will host four stages.
Students at Parkland School in Winkler are confident guests at their musical will find it to be supercalifragilisticexpialidocious. Mary Poppins Jr. will be presented at 7 p.m. on April 25-26, and students are already excited about presenting this to a packed house.
The annual 70s Show hosted by the Back 40 Folk Festival is back, coming to the Kenmor Theatre in Morden on April 28. Once again musicians from the Pembina Valley will play tribute to their musical heroes from the 70s.