Tina Keeper named Woman of the Year // City Specific // Song sales to Red Cross // Apprenticeship program for women directors // Spirit Seekers 2017 // Little Opera Company’s St. Patrick’s Day
Many dive into the animal rescue community in Manitoba expecting it to be filled with big-hearted people, then find the humans involved are not treated well at all.
Manitobans at SXSW // BANNED! // Critical // Miami International Festival // Perspectives at Cannes
School of Rock’s birthday // Gimli Film Festival // Filmmakers paid by the minute // Nafro Dance’s Mapiko // Stages Speaker Series // Ballet Electric
Manitoba nominees for screen awards // Indigenous artists off to Market Builder // Plug In’s summer institute // Jerusalem media partnership // Casting call
Singer/songwriter Khari Wendell McClelland co-created a show featuring the songs his great-great-great grandmother Kizzy likely sang on her escape to Canada through the Underground Railway.
Creating music is a whole new game when you start getting big. At least, that’s what Manitoba’s modern grunge-rock band The Bloodshots have experienced.
Architecture film competition // Northern Manitoba artists // PTE revisits history // Discothéque on Ice // 2017 Juno Awards // Pop up theatre
Greg Rekus’ third album // Folk Alliance International // Gender barriers in media // Indian City’s new album // Stages: Drawing the Current // Nickelodeon Writing Program
YouTube Party // Here’s My Canada // Flashback Film Fest // Randy Bachman documentary // Best original song in film
Enjoy a night of food and entertainment at the city’s cultural hub put together by fellow students.
Financial advice from freelancers Cait Flanders and Carrie Smith
Jean Chatzky’s weekly 30-minute podcast makes financial advice accessible.
100 NONS paired five French-speaking musicians with five musicians who have some background with the language, but who are not fluent, to write songs together.
Everything Turns… // SpaceFinder // ONE NIGHT STAND // New Music Festival // CRTC vacant seats
Big Fun // Industry conference // UMSwing // Fundraiser for Sage House // Discounted music lessons
The duo behind Rosebud took a rather casual approach to forming the two-person band, and that’s how they continue to operate.
Celebrating Confederation // Synthia’s Closet // DIO Fest // Manitoba Film Hothouse Award // Steve Patterson // Your chance to dance
Open mics are a great opportunity for musicians who are new to performing or who want to experiment with their craft.
Some artists say Winnipeggers need to be wooed before they’ll put down money to support their work.
“It takes a lot longer for art pieces to sell locally than in other places,” artist Grady Kuly says.