Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Lambton Concert Band getting ready to celebrate a century of music with concert

The Lambton Concert Band at one of its recent practice sessions leading up to a concert to be held Thursday, October 30 at the Sarnia Public Library Auditorium.

The Lambton Concert Band, a volunteer group of local musicians, continue to practice for what will certainly be a joyous upcoming celebration of music in the tradition of music in Sarnia-Lambton. The concert, Century Tunes, will take place Thursday, October 30 at the Sarnia Public Library Auditorium beginning at 7:30 p.m. Tickets for the concert […]

Get ready for the great sounds of Deja Voodoo at upcoming First Friday

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By MARY ANNE PELOZA The November 7 First Friday at Cheeky Monkey, Sarnia’s downtown record and more store, will be an evening filled with music you may have a feeling your familiar with; music that puts a powerful spell on you.  With a name like Deja Voodoo what else could you expect or want? Playing a pleasing mix of classic […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #154

The Show with David Burrows #154

The Show with David Burrows #154 Thanksgiving Recap:Special guest announcement for Sarnia Tonight on Nov. 7th at DNA MUSIC! The Entertainment Scene: Local rockers Distract The Masses talk about their music and upcoming performance at Reapers Realm Haunted Forest Ride In The Community: Kerry Henrikson shares information about an event to create awareness for Pandas/Pans Disease. A rare disease affecting […]

International Symphony Orchestra to kick off 57th season.

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  The International Symphony Orchestra’s Fifty-Seventh Season will kick-off with a joyous “Celebration of The Dance”, showcasing glorious and much-loved melodies from Ballet, Theatre, and Cinema. Under the baton of Conductor and Music Director Douglas A. Bianchi, performances will take place on October 10th, 7:30 p.m., Imperial Theatre in Sarnia, and October 11th, 7:30 p.m., […]

THE SHOW: The Entertainment Scene, In The Community, Special Events, Episode #153

The Show with David Burrows #153

October First Friday The Entertainment Scene:Executive Director for International Symphony Orchestra, Ann Brown talks about the season opener for ISO at Sarnia Imperial Theatre. In The Community: Young Entrepreneur, Luke Habel talks about his Reptile petting zoo at the Lambton College event “Thrills of Entrepreneurship” Apps with Mark Russell: This week Mark talks about the […]

Well-known photographer/musician Larry Towell appear at Sarnia Library Theatre

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Well-known local photographer and musician Larry Towell will be at the Sarnia Library Theatre tonight (Wednesday, October 8) from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Admission for the event is $10. The local artist, who grew up and still lives in the area, studied visual arts at York University, where his interest in photography began. In 1976, Towell volunteered […]

Justin Hines to perform at Imperial Theatre this coming Saturday

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Justin Hines has been given the ability to share his voice and music with the world, and now he has the opportunity to give back to the community. Whether he is performing his music or simply speaking to an audience, Justin Hines consistently captivates and inspires those around him. In 2014, he was made a Member […]

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 […]