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Theatre to present ‘I and You - Thursday, February 7, 2019

UW-Superior Theatre to present ‘I and You’

UW-Superior Theatre to present ‘I and You’  Lake Superior News
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SUPERIOR, WISCONSIN   -  February 7, 2019   (LSN) University of Wisconsin-Superior Theatre will present the drama “I and You” in the Experimental Theatre on the UW-Superior campus. Performances, directed by Kathy Laakso. 

“The audience will experience an appreciation of life for what it can potentially hold for each of us,” said Laakso. “It is also a reminder that we all need each other, how important it is not to isolate ourselves from others, even if that connectedness can be painful.”

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Valentine’s Swing Dance - Thursday, January 31, 2019

UW-Superior Jazz Band hosts annual
Valentine’s Swing Dance

UW-Superior Jazz Band   Lake Superior News
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SUPERIOR, WISCONSIN   -  January 31, 2019   (LSN) The University of Wisconsin-Superior Jazz Band be playing plenty of sweet notes for its annual Valentine’s Swing Dance on Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Yellowjacket Union Great Room.

The evening will include music from the classic era of big band with songs from Glen Miller, Tommy Dorsey, Count Basie and Woody Herman. Included with the price of admission, Keith Miernicki of Twin Ports Dance will offer swing dance lessons between sets.

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Thunder Bay’s TBSO nominated for JUNO Award - Tuesday, January 29, 2019

Thunder Bay’s TBSO nominated for JUNO Award

TBSO nominated  JUNO Award   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   -  January 29, 2019   (LSN)  It has just been announced that the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra has been nominated for a JUNO Award in the the “Classical Album of the Year” category. The nomination is for the “Into the Wonder” album released last year.

The project began in 2012, and took four years to bring to fruition, with its official release on November 3, 2018. The music was entirely composed by young Canadian composer, Jordan Pal. The recording features Canada’s celebrated Gryphon Trio playing with the TBSO.

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Moosemeat & Marmalade Cooks Up New Flavours - Tuesday, January 22, 2019

 Moosemeat & Marmalade Cooks Up New Flavours

Season Four of Moosemeat & Marmalade Four Premiere Airing on APTN on February 7th   Lake Superior News
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VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA   -  January 225, 2019  (GLOBE NEWSWIRE)  (LSN)  Highly anticipated food documentary series, Moosemeat & Marmalade, returns to APTN for a fourth season on February 7th, 2019. This popular series from Mooswa Films follows beloved co-hosts, bush cook Art Napoleon and classically trained chef Dan Hayes, as they take viewers on an around-the-world culinary journey that pushes traditional boundaries and explores new flavours and techniques both in the kitchen and out in the wild.

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BAYFRONT BLUES FESTIVAL - Monday, January 21, 2019

31st ANNUAL
BAYFRONT BLUES FESTIVAL

31st ANNUAL BAYFRONT BLUES FESTIVAL  Lake Superior News
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DULUTH, MINNESOTA -  January 21, 2019  (LSN)  Bayfront Blues Festival, have just added  two acts for this year, the Kentucky Headhunters and Reverend Peyton's Big Dam Band. Each year nearly 20,000 fans are treated to more than thirty different acts on two stages at one of the region’s most beautiful open-air venues….. Duluth’s Bayfront Festival Park.

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A golden throne, and glittering ikons: Anastasia - Sunday, January 20, 2019

A golden throne, and glittering ikons: Anastasia

Anastasia Cambrian Players   Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  January 20, 2019  (LSN) A golden throne, and glittering ikons: Anastasia, which opens February 27th, will be the first full production staged by Cambrian Players in their new theatre at 818 Spring St. 

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Thunder Bay Art Galley $3.5 million - Monday, January 14, 2019

$3.5 million from FedNor for
Thunder Bay Art Galley

$3.5 million for Thunder Bay Art Gallery  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO -  January 14, 2019  (LSN)  The FedNor funding  $3.5 million will support the construction of the new Thunder Bay Art Gallery on the waterfront at Prince Arthur Landing. 

The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay–Superior North, and Don Rusnak, Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay—Rainy River,

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Create space art studio - Friday, January 11, 2019

Create space art studio

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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO -  January 11, 2019  (LSN)  Create Space is located at 303 Simpson st, on the corner of Simpson and Bethune. The building is at least 120 years old and was in need of a fair bit of work but I've transformed it from a gutted old storage space to a modern fully equipped art studio. 

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Arts News 2018

Ischkinakker Shakker Celebrates its 16th year - Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ischkinakker Shakker Celebrates its 16th year

Ischkinakker Shakker Celebrates its 16th year  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO -  December 19, 2018 (LSN) Thunder Bay’s annual charity Christmas extravaganza is celebrating its 16th birthday this coming weekend. 

On December 23rd, yuletide revelers will take part in what’s become a local annual holiday tradition, where every cent raised goes directly to a local charity. This year’s recipient charity is Roots to Harvest.

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TBSO Dream Vacation Lottery - Friday, December 14, 2018

TBSO Launches Dream Vacation Lottery

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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   - December 14, 2018  (LSN) Get ready to pack your bags—because the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra has just given you the  chance to win a fabulous Dream Vacation for two! 

Yesterday, the city’s brand new mayor, Bill Mauro, bought the very first  $20 TBSO Dream Vacation  Lottery ticket. Best of all, every one of only 1200 tickets—including the Mayor’s—has two chances to  win. 

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TBSO Receives Grants - Thursday, December 6, 2018

TBSO Receives Grants through
Thunder Bay Community Foundation

President Linda Penner  TBSO  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO   - November 6, 2018  (LSN)  Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra (TBSO) President Linda Penner and Director Mary Anne Cooper received two grants totalling $7,000 through the Thunder Bay Community Foundation to support greater accessibility to classical music.

The first grant will fund TBSO’s Family Connects Project as a part of the orchestra’s Family concert series. The grant will support special 45-minute pre-concert performances for children with disabilities and their families.

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Eleanor Drury Children’s Theatre presents Enchanted Bookshop - Saturday, November 24, 2018

Eleanor Drury Children’s Theatre presents
Enchanted Bookshop

Enchanted Bookshop Eleanor Drury Children Theatre  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO -  November 24, 2018  (LSN)   Eleanor Drury Children’s Theatre celebrates 37 years of exemplary children’s theatre in Thunder Bay Rehearsals are well underway for the 37th production of the Eleanor Drury Children’s Theatre - The Enchanted Bookshop, Featuring a cast of 20 children and youth from age 5 to 19.

“During the day, The Enchanted Bookshop may look like any other used bookstore. 

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Les Misérables - Tuesday, November 20, 2018

All The Daze  productions   Les Misérables

All The Daze Les Misérables  Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO  -  November 19, 2018  (LSN)  The idea of performing Les Misérables first formed in the fantasies of a small group of homeschooled children.  The idea was rekindled after that group flash mobbed their family in their Fernie condo during an impromptu performance of “Do You Hear the People Sing?”. The process of bringing, the world’s longest running musical, Les Misérables, to Thunder Bay started in January of 2018.  

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Lakehead Choral Group Spirit of Christmas Concert - Monday, November 19, 2018

Lakehead Choral Group Spirit of Christmas Concert

Lakehead Choral Group Christmas Concert   Lake Superior News

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Season of Song concerts at Cathedral of Christ the King - Monday, November 19, 2018

Season of Song concerts at Cathedral of Christ the King

Season of Song concerts at Cathedral of Christ the King  Lake S uperior News
#LSN_Arts   University of Wisconsin

SUPERIOR, WISCONSIN - November 19, 2018  (LSN)   The University of Wisconsin-Superior Music Department presents its 21st annual Season of Song concerts on Sunday, December 2, at 4 p.m. and Tuesday, December 4, at 7:30 p.m. at Cathedral of Christ the King in Superior.

 

Featuring the newly installed organ at the cathedral

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Extra, Extra! Newsies - Friday, November 16, 2018

Extra, Extra! Newsies above the fold production

Extra, Extra! Newsies above the fold production Paramount Theatre Lake Superior News
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THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO -  November 16, 2018  (LSN) Extra, Extra! Newsies above the fold production now playing at the Paramount Theatre! High-kicking newspaper kids practically leap off the stage at the Paramount Theatre, where Disney’s Newsies is currently being staged in Thunder Bay by the senior students of Paramount Live. The liveliness and zest of Paramount Live’s staging brought down the house on opening night as the “newsies” took to the stage to tell this story based on real-life events of the Newsboys Strike of 1899 in New York City.

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Where the Poppies Grow premiere - Tuesday, October 30, 2018

 Where the Poppies Grow premiere
Nov 4th