Stories on local artists, writers and entertainers.
Reading Time: 2 minutesIt’s been three years since the Polyester Coyotes hit the stage in Morinville for the Georges P. Vanier reunion, a one-night stand of music that was popular when former Vanier students hair and clothing were a colour other than grey. […]
Reading Time: 2 minutesGeorges H Primeau will present the story of the Princess and the Pea at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre May 22 and 23. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and show time is at 7 p.m.
Reading Time: 2 minutesBig Bad is a courtroom piece in which the Big Bad Wolf is on trial for several fairy tale offences. The twist was that the audience, playing the role of the jury, determined which of three possible endings got performed on the two nights. […]
Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Parable of the Lost Son from the Book of Luke took a circus twist Friday during Morinville Christian School’s (MCS) performance of The Prodigal Clown. The 44-minute play hit the stage at Fable Gardens Hall for a 1 p.m. matinee and a 7 p.m. evening show.
Reading Time: 2 minutesAlthough his life was immortalized by Harriet Beecher Stowe in Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Josiah Henson’s life story was mostly lost to history. Jared A. Brock’s documentary Josiah brings new light and attention to Henson and his work. […]
Reading Time: 2 minutesThe Parable of the Lost Son from the Book of Luke takes a circus twist this week in Morinville Christian School’s (MCS) performance of The Prodigal Clown. The 44-minute play will be performed at Fable Gardens Hall at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. Friday, May 11.
Reading Time: 2 minutesComedic plays have become a staple at Morinville Public School. The school first hit the stage in 2015 with 10 Ways to Survive a Zombie Apocalypse, returned in 2016 with Dystopia! The Hungry Maze Game of Divergent Death, and once again offered a comedy last year with The Internet is Distract–OH LOOK A KITTEN! […]
Reading Time: 1 minuteThe Morinville Community Library received two awards last weekend at the Alberta Library Conference in Jasper. The library awards recognized excellence in library services for the library’s Indigenous Canada Learning Circle program held from January to March of this year.
Reading Time: 1 minuteSturgeon County is inviting residents to come out to Sturgeon Composite High School May 5 from 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. to begin the County’s Centennial project with internationally recognized artist Lewis Lavoie, who headed Morinville’s contribution tot he Canada 150 Mosaic project last year.