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Celtic music returns with the Derina Harvey band

Reading Time: 1 minuteA group of transplanted East-Coasters hit the stage mid-September with an evening of Celtic Rock, east coast music, and their own original jigs and reels. The Derina Harvey Band will perform at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre Friday, Sept. 15 with dinner at 6:30 and show to follow.
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Norman Foote and Lisa Brokop to open CCC concert series

Reading Time: 2 minutesThough fall is still some time away, the Morinville Community Cultural Centre are getting ready to kick off the centre’s sixth LIVE at the Community Cultural Centre (CCC) series, a collection of performances the Town says brings world-class theatre and performances from acclaimed local, national, and international artists to Morinville. […]

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Splash ‘N Boots coming to town – tickets gone

Reading Time: 2 minutesJUNO Award-nominated children’s performers Splash ‘N Boots will play to a full house Feb. 20. The second in the series of free shows for children and their families during the cultural centre’s fifth anniversary, tickets for Splash ‘N Boots went quickly. However, people without tickets will be given seats if any are available the day of the show, and are asked to arrive at 10:15 a.m. […]

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Town doing some restructuring at Morinville Community Cultural Centre

Reading Time: 1 minuteMorinville residents could be seeing some new faces at the Community Cultural Centre.

The Town is seeking an Events & Culture Services Coordinator and an Events & Culture Services Programmer.
According to Morinville Chief Executive Officer Debbie Oyarzun, the new hires reflect restructuring in the Community Services Department that is housed at the centre. […]

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Sheldon Casavant kicks off magical season for CCC

Reading Time: 3 minutesThe Morinville Community Cultural Centre will kick off its fifth LIVE at the CCC performance series Sept. 26. Half a decade into bringing entertainment to Morinville it is no surprise that Cultural Services Coordinator Laurie Stalker sees this season as a magical time. It is also no surprise that the first show of that magical season is a magician. Sheldon Casavant will open the season with his entertaining and interactive show Sept. 26 at 3:30 p.m. The event, sponsored by Morinville Sobeys, offers families an affordable afternoon of entertainment. Tickets are $10 per person or $30 per family (maximum four people). […]

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Cultural Centre adapting Morinville Rant and Rave page as a musical

Reading Time: 2 minutesAfter years of bringing in a variety of cultural performances, the Morinville Community Cultural Centre has decided to take a cue from social media and put something everyone can relate to on stage. They have contracted the Morinville Misanthropes to adapt the Morinville Rant and Rave page as a musical. The show will take place Aug. 21 at 7 p.m. […]

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Community Cultural Centre series underperforms

Reading Time: 4 minutesby Calli Stromner

Council got its first look at next year’s Community Cultural Centre Performance Series line-up and another snapshot at how this year’s cultural offering has fared at the box office. Administration provided the information as a response to a Council request made during the June 10 meeting… […]

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Caviar Players present Shakespeare’s Great Dame in Hamlette

Reading Time: 2 minutesStephen Dafoe Photos

Hamlette, the Caviar Players’ most recent theatrical production, offered a contemporary spoof on Shakespeare’s Hamlet. The troupe put on three shows in three days, starting with a performance at Chateau Sturgeon Lodge in Legal Thursday night. The play was performed Friday night and Saturday afternoon at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre. […]