A Spirited New Version of the Timeless Classic Starts Soon

 November 22, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, Kamloops, The Arts /  No Comments

Western Canada Theatre heralds in the holiday season with a haunting and joyous new version of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, specially created for WCT audiences, playing November 30 to December 12 at Sagebrush Theatre. Following his WCT directorial debut with the very popular Million Dollar Quartet, Artistic Director James MacDonald not only directs A Christmas Carol, but is the playwright, adapting the spirit, heart, and joy of Charles Dickens’ timeless “ghost story for Christmas” to the stage. On a fatef …


A CHRISTMAS CAROL: A spirited new version of the timeless classic

 November 17, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, Kamloops, The Arts /  No Comments

Western Canada Theatre heralds in the holiday season with a haunting and joyous new version of A Christmas Carol, specially created for WCT audiences, playing November 30 to December 12 at Sagebrush Theatre. Following his WCT directorial debut with the very popular Million Dollar Quartet, Artistic Director James MacDonald not only directs A Christmas Carol, but is the playwright, adapting the spirit, heart, and joy of Charles Dickens’ timeless “ghost story for Christmas” to the stage. On a fatef …


SMALL//works: a great big teeny tiny art show

 November 15, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, The Arts /  No Comments

a fundraiser for the Kamloops Arts Council November 22 – December 22, 2017 in the Kamloops Arts Council Main Gallery and Hallway at the Old Courthouse Cultural Centre Kamloops — Just in time for the holidays, shop the Old Courthouse for small, one-of-a-kind, original artworks at the Kamloops Arts Council’s inaugural SMALL//works: a great big teeny tiny art show. SMALL//works is an excellent chance to snag some fresh artwork for gifts, or for your own office or home. Works by area artists will b …


Art in the Dark Fundraiser this Saturday

 November 14, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  The Arts /  No Comments

Kamloops, BC — The Kamloops Arts Council’s 3rd annual Art in the Dark fundraiser returns Saturday, Nov. 18, this year in the greenhouse at Art Knapp. The 19+ event will feature a DJ and dance floor with live performances as well as a photo booth, live painting by Amie Stoltz and activities including black light facepainting, spin art and much more. Art in the Dark runs 7 pm to midnight at Art Knapp (420 Nunavut Way). Shuttle service between the event location and downtown, and the event and Cas …


Bodypaint, dancing & more at Art in the Dark fundraiser

 November 1, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Kamloops, The Arts /  No Comments

Kamloops, BC – The Kamloops Arts Council’s 3rd annual Art in the Dark fundraiser returns Saturday, Nov. 18, this year at Art Knapp. The 19+ event will feature a DJ and dance floor as well as activities such as black light bodypainting by Kelly Wright, live painting by Amie Stoltz, clay with Amanda Eccleston, and much more. Shuttle service between the event location and downtown, and the event and Cascades Casino, will be available. Art in the Dark runs 7 pm to midnight at Art Knapp (420 Nunavut …


The Freudian Slips are Bringing Back Dungeons & Dragons Improv

 October 29, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, News, The Arts /  No Comments

KAMLOOPS, BC – The Freudian Slips are three shows into their newest season and things are just getting fun and funnier! After a sold out show last season, the improvised comedy troupe has decided to bring back their most popular show to date: Dungeons & Dragons Improv! In a world where your entire life is controlled by the role of a die…join our heroes as they venture through suggestions unknown. Who will perish? Who will live? Only the dice, and the audience, can decide! This epic adventu …


Art for Change: a Crossing Bridges Outreach Art Exhibition

 October 26, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, The Arts /  No Comments

A collection of works created by the Kamloops Arts Council’s Crossing Bridges art instructors, past and present. Crossing Bridges is an interactive multidisciplinary collaboration among the arts community and social service agencies. The program delivers high-quality arts workshops at no cost to children, youth, families, adults and seniors in the Kamloops area who may be facing challenges or in crisis. Artists work alongside staff at local social service agencies to deliver visual arts workshop …


Norman Foote: The Howl 17 – Musical Masquerade

 October 19, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, The Arts /  No Comments

Western Canada Theatre is proud to present Norman Foote’s The Howl 17 – A Musical Masquerade with singers from Bert Edwards Science and Technology School and Beattie Elementary School. Two public performances will be shown on October 23 at 5:00pm and 7:15pm at Sagebrush Theatre. Norman Foote is presented as part of WCT’s 2017-18 Family Series. Internationally acclaimed musician, children’s performer and Juno-award winner Norman Foote is joined by an extra large local youth costumed choir. In “Th …


Kamloops Symphony – The Ultimate Symphonic Rock Show

 October 17, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, Kamloops, The Arts /  No Comments

For two nights at the Sagebrush Theatre, you can see The Ultimate Symphonic Rock Show. An evening focusing on what is certainly the most daring and artistically creative rock genre – symphonic rock. It was the era of the mega tour, the classic album, and iconic bands and songs. This is the perfect vehicle for the fusion of rock band with symphony orchestra. Symphonic rock was the era of the mega tour and classic albums. The Ultimate Symphonic Rock Show brings chart-topping songs from iconic arti …


Million Dollar Quartet – You’ll Want to See It Twice

 October 16, 2017 /  Darryl Schmidt /  Entertainment, Kamloops, The Arts /  No Comments

MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET starts with a Whole Lot of Shaking Going On Million Dollar Quartet’s first Preview had the audience on its feet and dancing! Like them, be touched by the story and energized by the music of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. Get your tickets now! Better yet, get two sets of tickets, because you’re going to want to see it twice — and bring all your friends! Tickets at the Kamloops Live! Box Office at 250-374-5483, 1025 Lorne Street, or kamloopsli …



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