Arts briefs

Orange Shirt Days at the Manitoba Museum

In honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept. 30, the Manitoba Museum, in partnership with the Manitoba government, will offer free admission from Sept. 30 to Oct. 3. Tickets to Orange Shirt Days can be reserved by visiting

Freddy and the Fire Nation at The Good Will

The instrumental group Freddy and the Fire Nation will play at The Good Will Social Club (625 Portage Ave.) on Friday, Oct. 1, along with Jérémie and the Delicious Hounds and The Sun Runner. Tickets can be purchased online via

Cowboys and Characters at cre8ery

From Oct. 1 to 12, the cre8ery gallery (125 Adelaide St.) will display Western artist and cowboy cartoonist Diamond Doug Keith’s Cowboys and Characters exhibition. The gallery is open Tuesday to Friday from 12 to 6 p.m. and Saturdays from 12 to 5 p.m.

Propagandhi at The Park

The Winnipeg-based punk band Propagandhi will return to The Park Theatre (698 Osborne St.) with guest artist Choke on Oct. 8 and 9. W3apons will open the show on Oct. 8, while Mobina Galore will kick off Oct. 9. Doors open at 8 p.m., and the show starts at 9 p.m. Tickets are available at and on Eventbrite.

WCD Emerging Artist Initiative

On Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m., Winnipeg’s Contemporary Dancers (WCD) will return to the stage with a performance featuring emerging dancers and brandnew choreography. Tickets to the Emerging Artists Initiative, which takes place at the Rachel Browne Theatre (211 Bannatyne Ave.) can be purchased at All seats are $15.

Truth to Power Gala at the Burton Cummings Theatre

Multi-award winning Indigenous actor Michael Greyeyes will host the Winnipeg Comedy Festival’s Truth to Power Gala on Oct. 8 at the Burton Cummings Theatre (364 Smith St.). The show starts at 9:15 p.m., and tickets can be purchased online at

Published in Volume 76, Number 4 of The Uniter (October 1, 2021)

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