SCOOPS January 25, 2015

1. New Exhibit in Mosaic Gallery

The new exhibit in the Mosaic Gallery in the Conexus Visual Arts Centre, Moose Jaw Cultural Centre, is thepoetryofthings by Ross Melanson. Ross will be giving an artist’s talk on Saturday, January 31 at 1:30 at the Gallery.

The gallery is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 AM to 6 PM and Saturdays from 10 to 4 PM. Admission is free. The show runs through February 20th.

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2. Outlaws & Outsiders Tour in Moose Jaw Feb. 1

Moose Jaw Cultural Centre presents The Outlaws and Outsiders Tour, next Sunday, February 1 at 7:30 PM. The Outlaws and Outsiders Tour stars Aaron Pritchett, with special guest Cory Marquardt, and introduces the new group King and Cash. King and Cash is fronted by Jordan Pritchett and Moose Jaw’s own Dan Arnold. Tickets are $30 plus charges, available at the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre Box office, or online at www.moosejawculture.ca.

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3. Cineview presents Mr. Turner Feb. 4

Cineview Saskatchewan presents the 2014 film Mr. Turner, Wednesday, February 4 at 7:30 PM at Galaxy Cinemas. The film is written and directed by Mike Leigh, and Timothy Spall stars in this portrait of eccentric British painter J.M.W. Turner. Passes for the series are available at Post Horizon Booksellers and at the Festival of Words office in the Cultural Centre. Individual tickets are $10 at the door.

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4. Fred Penner comes to the Mae Wilson Feb. 7

Moose Jaw Cultural Centre is pleased to present Fred Penner in concert, Saturday, February 7 at 7:30 PM. A gentle giant with kind eyes and an undeniable ability to make you feel good about yourself, Fred Penner brings 25 years of commitment, consistency and depth to a career that skillfully blends the many genres of performing and communication.

The first children’s entertainer to headline at the Los Angeles Amphitheater, this four time recipient of the Parents’ Choice Award and the man Los Angeles Parent called the “Canadian Minister of Positivity” has successfully transformed children’s entertainment into a family affair. After 12 seasons and nearly 900 episodes in the hit CBC TV show Fred Penner’s Place, Penner continues to receive fan mail from some of the 55 million American viewers where the show ran for four years on the U.S.’s Nickelodeon.

Tickets are $20 plus charges, available at the the Moose Jaw Cultural Centre Box office, or online at http://www.moosejawculture.ca/welcome/?event=fred-penner-solo

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5. Our Broadway Love Song coming up Feb. 12-15


RuBarb Productions presents Our Broadway Love Song, written and directed by Evie Koop Sawatzky, Feb. 12 through 14 at 7:30 PM each night and Sunday, Feb. 15 at 2 PM at the Mae Wilson Theatre.

When the lights of New York are aglow with passion and the streets are bustling with theatre goers, Broadway’s sweethearts are on top of the world. The discovery of war-time love letters leads them to the most “Unforgettable” Valentine’s ever. A modern-day story of historic proportions, with your favourite ballads from the Big Apple.

Tickets are $18-$30 based on patron age and seating area, on sale at the RuBarb Productions box office, 321 Main St. N. or online at www.rubarbproductions.com . Phone 306-693-1771.

 

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