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Photo Courtesy: Juan Antonio Segal. Flickr
Photo Courtesy: Juan Antonio Segal. Flickr
Robin George of Lacombe was one of the lead animators on ‘Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse’. Photo Submitted

Lacombe animator wins Oscar for ‘Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse’

Robin George becomes interested in film-making while attending Parkview Adventist Academy

Robin George of Lacombe was one of the lead animators on ‘Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse’. Photo Submitted
Halfway There is a must-see production by the Cow Patti Theatre Company. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

REVIEW: Lacombe production of Halfway There a heartfelt hit

Cow Patti Theatre brings Canadian classic to the stage

Halfway There is a must-see production by the Cow Patti Theatre Company. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Lacombe Singer Randi Boulton taking 2019 by storm

Lacombe Singer Randi Boulton taking 2019 by storm

Exciting opportunities on the way for gifted local musician

Lacombe Singer Randi Boulton taking 2019 by storm
Cow Patti Theatre will be showing Norm Foster’s ‘Halfway There’ for their second production of the season. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

Lacombe’s Cow Patti Theatre brings ‘Halfway There’ to the stage

Production brings snapshot of rural maritime life to Lacombe

Cow Patti Theatre will be showing Norm Foster’s ‘Halfway There’ for their second production of the season. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
The Comedy Network’s Lars Callieou will be performing at a fundraiser for the Central Alberta Sting on March 8th at the Lacombe Memorial Centre. Photo Submitted

Central Alberta Sting host 2nd annual Comedy Night

Comedy Network’s Lars Callieou to headline local fundraiser

The Comedy Network’s Lars Callieou will be performing at a fundraiser for the Central Alberta Sting on March 8th at the Lacombe Memorial Centre. Photo Submitted
Lacombe Performing Arts Centre to host its First Series
Lacombe Performing Arts Centre to host its First Series
Daniel Baker and Steve Bradley discuss a scene during the production of The Wall, a short film to be featured at the upcoming Central Alberta Film Festival (CAFF).                                photo submitted

Former Red Deerian’s project featured at Central Alberta Film Festival

Central Alberta Film Festival (CAFF) runs Feb. 20th-23rd

Daniel Baker and Steve Bradley discuss a scene during the production of The Wall, a short film to be featured at the upcoming Central Alberta Film Festival (CAFF).                                photo submitted
Lacombe Memorial Centre hosting musical tribute to Elvis Presley

Lacombe Memorial Centre hosting musical tribute to Elvis Presley

Proceeds from the CJ Berube show to go to the Lacombe Performing Arts Centre

Lacombe Memorial Centre hosting musical tribute to Elvis Presley
Cow Patti to host “Halfway There” for first show of 2019

Cow Patti to host “Halfway There” for first show of 2019

Dinner Theatre recently capped of 2018 with “The Odd Couple”

Cow Patti to host “Halfway There” for first show of 2019
The Sawyer Kiist Passion for Life Bursary, the Make a Move for Jagger Foundation, Caroline Seniors, Kasota East Camp, Bentley Library Society, The Lending Cupboard and the Lacombe Performing Arts Centre. all received a share of over $27,000 from Cow Patti Theatre Company in Lacombe. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
The Sawyer Kiist Passion for Life Bursary, the Make a Move for Jagger Foundation, Caroline Seniors, Kasota East Camp, Bentley Library Society, The Lending Cupboard and the Lacombe Performing Arts Centre. all received a share of over $27,000 from Cow Patti Theatre Company in Lacombe. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Randi Boulton took home the Singer/Songwriter of the Year Award at the Red Deer Entertainment Awards. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Randi Boulton took home the Singer/Songwriter of the Year Award at the Red Deer Entertainment Awards. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Singer Aaron Goodvin is set to host the Association of Country Music Awards on Jan. 27th at the Sheraton.                                Photo courtesy of Warner Music Canada

Aaron Goodvin gearing up for country awards hosting stint this month

Association of Country Music Awards set for Jan. 27th at the Sheraton

Singer Aaron Goodvin is set to host the Association of Country Music Awards on Jan. 27th at the Sheraton.                                Photo courtesy of Warner Music Canada
Margaret Blank and Mary Wilton are presenting the latest Lacombe Memorial Centre textile exhibit ‘Shamrock and Thistle’ until the end of January. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

Latest Lacombe Memorial Centre textile exhibit ‘Shamrock and Thistle’ showcases trip to British Isles

Margaret Blank and Mary Wilton’s show began when their friendship formed in 2015

Margaret Blank and Mary Wilton are presenting the latest Lacombe Memorial Centre textile exhibit ‘Shamrock and Thistle’ until the end of January. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Singer David James will be performing at Bo’s on Jan. 29th as part of Aaron Pritchett’s ‘Out on the Town’ tour.                                photo submitted

David James lands at Bo’s on Jan. 29th

James featured on Aaron Pritchett’s current ‘Out on the Town’ tour

Singer David James will be performing at Bo’s on Jan. 29th as part of Aaron Pritchett’s ‘Out on the Town’ tour.                                photo submitted
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Red Deer prepares for Alberta Country Music Awards

The final round of voting to select award winners ends Dec. 28th

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Central Alberta Theatre kicks off New Year with Cliffhanger

Performances run Jan. 19th through to Feb. 9th at the Black Knight Inn

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Burman Education Instructor releases new book on decolonization

‘African Proverbs Epistemologies of Decolonization’ introduces African oral traditions into the class

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Burman University Professor Marc Froese recently released his new book ‘Sovereign Rules and the Politics of International Economic Law’. Photo Submitted

Burman University proffessor releases international political economy book

Sovereign Rules and the Politics of International Economic Law discusses global economic governance

Burman University Professor Marc Froese recently released his new book ‘Sovereign Rules and the Politics of International Economic Law’. Photo Submitted
Based on the CraveTV Original Series, ‘LETTERKENNY Live, the Encore’ lands in Red Deer Dec. 15th at the Enmax Centrium.

‘LETTERKENNY Live, the Encore’ lands at the Enmax Centrium Dec. 15th

Earlier this year, the original tour took over venues across the country

Based on the CraveTV Original Series, ‘LETTERKENNY Live, the Encore’ lands in Red Deer Dec. 15th at the Enmax Centrium.