Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Local artist heading to Nfld. for one-month curator residency in February

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The Assistant Curator at the Judith & Norman Alix Art Gallery is being honoured with a prestigious curatorial residency. Darryn Doull is one of only two recipients of the inaugural Hnatyshyn Foundation – Fogo Island Art Young Curator Residency, a one-month residency at Fogo Island, Newfoundland in February 2015. During the residency, Doull will work […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #152

The Show with David Burrows #152

Episode #152 Recap: Skate-A-Palooza The Entertainment Scene: The St. Clair Colts Drumline recently won Ontario Championships and now are preparing to perform and record at DNA Music on Oct. First Friday, Ken Van Ewyk shares the story. In The Community: Anja Christensen and John Milos talk about “Thrills of Entrepreneurship” a special event being held […]

One Tomato ‘Souper’ Day returns this Friday in downtown Sarnia

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First Friday is just around the corner and now there’s another reason to head downtown on Friday, October 3: One Tomato Souper Day is back! The annual ‘souper’ giveaway was a big success in 2013, because of funding through the Sarnia branch of the Awesome Foundation and One Tomato’s many supportive friends here in Sarnia-Lambton. This […]

‘Earth, Fire and Water’ exhibition begins with ‘First Friday’ at Lawrence House

By N. LEONARD SEGALL Courtesy First Friday magazine “Earth, Fire and Water” is a retrospective exhibition of pottery by the late Dave Dunk – earth exposed to fire in the kiln becomes pottery – together with recent water based media paintings by his friends Mary Abma and Pam Turner-Wong, opening First Friday at the Lawrence House Centre for the […]

International Symphony season begins with ‘Opening Dance’

Photo of Konstantin Popovic courtesy Windsor Symphony Orchestra.

The International Symphony Orchestra will begin its 2014/15 season with “Opening Dance” on October 10 at Sarnia’s Imperial Theatre and October 11 at McMorran Theatre in Port Huron. The ISO begins its 57th season with what it is calling a joyous “Celebration of the Dance,” showcasing glorious and much-loved melodies from ballet, theatre, and cinema. The performances, […]

THE SHOW: Celebrating 150 Episodes!

The Show  with David Burrows #150

An extra special edition. Episode #150 A behind the scenes look at “The Show”. Glenn MacKinnon and Adam miner take over “The Show” for this episode in order to ask David many personal questions about “The Show” A special dedication to the late “Ron Eckerman” and special footage of his last known interview with David. […]

‘The Show’ celebrates its 150th episode this week

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It’s been a long run for David Burrows but his weekly review of local entertainment is still going strong. Indeed, “The Show” is hitting a notable milestone this week with its 150th episode. The video program, which can be seen on LambtonShield.com every week (it goes online at 9 a.m. Wednesdays), began as an expression […]

Rotary Club hosting Art in the Park at Mike Weir Park on Saturday

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A popular annual event—Art in the Park—is set for tomorrow (Saturday, September 13) in Mike Weir Park in Bright’s Grove. The event, which will feature more than 100  displays from artisans and craft makers, is expected to draw hundreds of people. It runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Members of the Rotary Club of […]

Pavlo to play Sarnia Greekfest

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By DAVID BURROWS Sarnia Greekfest, now in its 8th year, is welcoming Pavlo to the annual festival this weekend. Program co-ordinator Ann Stirling stated: “We are so thrilled and excited to have Pavlo performing for us. It will be amazing!” The performer whose Mediterranean style music has sold more than 500,000 albums worldwide will be […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #149

The Show with David Burrows #149

Recap Highlights: Robbie Antone, TAPE at The Imperial Theatre, Sarnia Greekfest The Entertainment Scene: HELIX frontman Brian Vollmer talks about their new album “Bastard of the Blues. In The Community: Jake Cherski shares his event “Who’s ball foosball” A human foosball charity event supported by the awesome foundation of Sarnia. Apps with Mark Russell: Mark […]