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 th 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.
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, AnneMurray, Stompin Tom Connors, The Bare Naked
Ladies and BlueRodeo. Ken Lavigne, Tiller’s Folly And
Diyet perform the musicof the Great Canadian Songbook.
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 BCB’s “30 Hot Canadian Classical Musicians
Under 30′. They bring stunning artistry, generous spirits
and youthful enthusiasm to a northern BC tour.
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.
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.
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
combination of vocal agility and power. Raine is a charming
and funny story teller, and performs songs in English and French.
| Season tickets on sale in late August 2018 Programming subject to change