Current Season

 

 

2018/2019 Performing arts Season
Our Thirteenth (Lucky) Season

 

  East Coast Kitchen Party:

Sunday afternoon, September 30th, 2018

Join us for a Sunday afternoon 3:00 pm show to kick off season 13, featuring The Pilots of the Bow, The Bev Hughes Highland Dancers, The Hampsters and the Tweedsmuir Fiddlers, all on the MPR stage. Tap your toes, dance if you dare,and join the fiddlin’ kitchen party!

 

 BC World Music Collective:

Monday evening, October 22nd, 2018

If ever there could be a world music super group, this is it. The BC World Music Collective brings together musicians from Cuba, Mexico, Brazil,Africa and London, who now call BC home. Adonis Puentes, Celso Machado, First Nations rapper Ostwelve and more: the biggest, boldest, brassiest band LDAC has ever presented.

www.bcworldmusiccollective.com
 

The Great Canadian Songbook:

Friday evening, November 16th, 2018

This is a show that highlights great Canadian songs by Leonard Cohen, Stan Rogers, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young, Buffy St Marie,  Anne Murray, Stompin Tom Connors, The Bare Naked Ladies and Blue Rodeo. Ken Lavigne, Tiller’s Folly and Diyet perform the music of the Great Canadian Songbook.

www.caline.com
 

Cheng2 Duo:

Monday evening, January 21st, 2019

Pianist Silvie Cheng and cellist Bryan Cheng are sister and brother, and have been making music together for fourteen years. They have performed in Carnegie Hall, and are one of CBC’s ’30 Hot Canadian Classical Musicians Under 30′. They bring stunning artistry, generous spirits and youthful enthusiasm to a northern BC tour.

www.cheng2duo.com
 

 Double Double Duo:

Thursday evening, February 21st, 2019

Double-Double Duo is not a Starbucks order. Each duo member is a’double threat’ on two instruments: Kornel Wolak (clarinet and piano) and Michael Bridge (accordion and piano). Classically trained international soloists, they use comedy, virtuosity and musical sensitivity to bring their wide-ranging repertoire to life.

www.doubledoubleduo.com

 Lizzy Hoyt:

Thursday evening, March 7th, 2019

An award-winning performance with the voice of an angel, Lizzy Hoyt delivers music with soaring melodies rooted in Celtic and folk traditions. An acclaimed songwriter as well as a superb musician, Lizzy is one of Canada’s most powerful Celtic- folk artists known for bringing Canadian history to life through music.

lizzyhoyt.com
 

Raine Hamilton Trio:

Thursday evening, March 21st, 2019

Resonant, acoustic chamber folk music from Manitoba, with an otherworldly edge and a lyric presence that cuts deep. With prism-clear vocals and strings, Raine Hamilton’s Trio is a combination of vocal agility and power. Raine is a charming and funny story teller, and performs songs in English and French.

www.rainehamilton.com
 Season tickets on sale in late August 2018                  Programming subject to change

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