Gala Ballet Productions proudly presents the classic holiday story by E.T.A. Hoffman, set to music by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky.
Once again, The Nutcracker will deliver the magic of the season in this annual holiday tradition for the whole family. Local dancers share the stage with guest principal artists from some of Canada’s most renowned professional ballet companies.
GENRE: Musical Theatre, Family friendly
Second instalment of the Jane Austin inspired Christmas at Pemberley trilogy. Great family holiday theatre!
Mike Biggar’s “Songs of the Season”;, an acoustic concert of original and classic holiday music, featuring multi-award winning Roots/Blues artist Mike Biggar with his merry band of friends, along with guest performer Jessica Rhaye.
Together they join their voices for some much-loved holiday duets, and lovely full-bank, five-part harmonies. The show features Mike’s original holiday songs from his ECMA award-winning Christmas album “The Season” along with some freshly arranged traditional favourites, impromptu, disarming humour, heartwarming cheer, and holiday smiles all around.
“Songs of the Season” is described by presenters and attendees as lighthearted, jubilant holiday fun, reminiscent of vintage Christmas TV specials of yesteryear.
- In this beloved family concert, the audience embarks on a musical expedition across continents and through centuries to help a unique bird discover her very own voice. Young audiences laugh, chant and sing along with the Gimquat and her wizard guide as they explore a vast range of musical styles. With so much wonderful music to choose from, how can she ever find the song that’s meant for her? How the Gimquat Found Her Song is a heart-warming tale about the search for identity and a celebration of music in all of its forms.
On sale: Dec 6 @ noon
The students of Dance Zone Dance Studio showcase their talents on the beautiful Imperial stage.
Come join us for a wonderful evening of dance.
GENRE: Holiday music | Family friendly | Tomato/Tomato
It’s not Christmas until we all get together with Tomato/Tomato and Friends!
Atlantic Canada’s most entertaining duo return with a brand new, high energy album that feels as comfortable as it does fresh – bringing the sound of vintage rock n’ roll to the fore with a barnstorming new roots / rock record.
The New Brunswick based pair have built a reputation on a live show that is as much about the musical multi-tasking and vocal excellence, as it is the relaxed, off-the-cuff banter that carries on throughout the show. This compelling mix has seen the duo build audiences and develop friendships across Canada through performances at major venues and festivals; and win over international audiences with repeat visits to Australia and the UK.
Equally well received by critics, the duo have received nominations from ECMA, Music/Musique NB, and the Canadian Folk Music Awards, winning awards for Group Recording of the Year, SOCAN Song of the Year, and a well-deserved Hardest Working Artist award!
For their fifth record, they returned to Nashville in March to record with producer, engineer, and multi-instrumentalist, Jon Estes, and an amazing group of Nashville based musicians. With most of the record complete, they returned home just in time for lockdown where they recorded their vocals and finished the record.
The release of It’ll Come Around comes at the end of a year where the title song’s message of optimism and call to arms feel relevant and needed. The feel good, high energy vibe of the record is the perfect way to bound into a New Year.
Multi-hyphenate, multidisciplinary artist Saul Williams brings his unique dynamism to this Afrofuturist vision, a sci-fi punk musical that’s a visually wondrous amalgamation of themes, ideas, and songs. The film takes place in the hilltops of Burundi, where a group of escaped coltan miners form an anti-colonialist computer hacker collective.
From their camp in an otherworldly e-waste dump, they attempt a takeover of the authoritarian regime exploiting the region’s natural resources – and its people. When an intersex runaway and an escaped coltan miner find each other through cosmic forces, their connection sparks glitches within the greater divine circuitry.
Brought to you by Outdoor Outdoor Film Festival
Presenting Partners: Banff & Lake Louise, Rab, BUFF®
Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour is coming to Saint John, NB on January 19th, 2023!
Banff Centre Mountain Film and Book Festival is one of the largest and most prestigious mountain
festivals in the world! Hot on the heels of the Festival that is held every fall in beautiful Banff, Alberta, the
Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road. With stops planned in roughly 550
communities and more than 40 countries across the globe, the Banff World Tour celebrates amazing
achievements in outdoor storytelling and filmmaking worldwide!
From the over 400 entries submitted into the Festival each year, award-winners and audience favorites
are among the films that are carefully selected to play in theatres around the world.
Traveling to remote vistas, analyzing topical environmental issues, and bringing audiences up-close and
personal with adrenaline-packed action sports the 2022/2023 World Tour is an exhilarating and
provocative exploration of the mountain world.
Join Outdoor Outdoor Film Festival when Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour brings the
spirit of outdoor adventure to the Imperial Theatre on January 19th, 2023!
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