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Country singer Paul Brandt announces Edmonton ‘Up from the Ashes’ benefit concert in support of Slave Lake

Country singer Paul Brandt announces Edmonton ‘Up from the Ashes’ benefit concert in support of Slave Lake

Paul Brandt, in cooperation with Alberta Ford Dealers and UFA Co-operative Limited, will be presenting “Up From The Ashes,” a benefit concert for Slave Lake, following the May 15 fire that swept through the town.

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Nominees for this year’s Betty Mitchell Awards

Nominees for this year’s Betty Mitchell Awards

2010 Betty Mitchell Awardee Julie Orton announces this year’s award nominees.

Julie Orton, 2010 Betty Mitchell Awardee for Outstanding Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role, recently announced this year’s Betty Mitchell Awards nominees at the Auburn Saloon.

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Canadian Badlands Passion Play celebrates its 100th performance with new sound system

Canadian Badlands Passion Play celebrates its 100th performance with new sound system

This year’s Canadian Badlands Passion Play will feature a new sound reinforcement system for its 100th performance

The 2011 version of the Canadian Badlands Passion play is celebrating a number of firsts for its one-hundredth performance, including a new script based on the Gospel of John that will require over 200 actors and singers appearing on stage at one time.

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Michael Hope and Knox Presbyterian Choir unite for an inspiring concert

Michael Hope and Knox Presbyterian Choir unite for an inspiring concert

Knox Presbetarian Church announced recently Calgary musician and singer Michael Hope’s upcoming concert, Amazing Grace with Michael Hope, set for June 18 at 7 p.m.

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Australian band The Re-Mains coming to Alberta this summer for country rock-inspired mayhem

Australian band The Re-Mains coming to Alberta this summer for country rock-inspired mayhem

Australia’s “best country rock band,” the Re-Mains, will be performing in western Canada as they go on their third tour in the country from June to August.

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New York’s famous 52nd Street Project bringing Shakespeare play to Calgary

New York’s famous 52nd Street Project bringing Shakespeare play to Calgary

Watch the “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” at the University of Calgary

In the first week of July Calgarians will enjoy a unique production of William Shakespeare’s The Two Gentlemen of Verona put on by eight teenagers from the 52nd Street Project in New York City.

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Local amateur choir wins 2nd place in international choral competition

Local amateur choir wins 2nd place in international choral competition

The Spiritus Chamber Choir wins 2nd prize at an international choral competition in Tours, France

Calgary’s Spiritus Chamber Choir finished its first international tour in Europe and earned second prize in the mixed voices category at the 40th Florilège Vocal de Tours international choral competition, held May 27 to 29 in Tours, France.

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Multi-choir concert at First Baptist Church on June 25

Multi-choir concert at First Baptist Church on June 25

First Baptist Church will feature a multi-choir concert on June 25

Calgary’s SuperSonic Men’s Choir will be having its “VoiceMale” concert featuring music by Faure, Poulenc, Lauridsen, Choplin and Billy Joel on June 25 at 7 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. The concert will also feature works by Calgary composers Georgina Craig and Tanya Wan Lim.

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Amateur Calgary composer wins national songwriting contest

Amateur Calgary composer wins national songwriting contest

The grand prize for the fourth Roland Synth Contest has been won by a Calgarian

Calgary resident Jaimie Stewart, also known as “Jaiprime” has won the grand prize at the fourth Roland Synth Contest National Finals with his first musical composition, “Bring Sunlight.”

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Doogy Howser appears at the multiplex June 15 in Stephen Sondheim’s “Company”

Doogy Howser appears at the multiplex June 15 in Stephen Sondheim’s “Company”

Neil Patrick Harris stars in Stephen Sondheim’s Company

Cineplex Entertainment invites audiences to watch television and stage star Neil Patrick Harris in  Stephen Sondheim’s Company in high-definition June 15 on the big screen.

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