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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.
Homegrown Theatre is presenting a radio play of It’s a Wonderful Life during this year’s Light Up the Night. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ part of Light Up the Night this year

Homegrown Theatre presents a radio play of the classic tale of George Bailey

Homegrown Theatre is presenting a radio play of It’s a Wonderful Life during this year’s Light Up the Night. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
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The Odd Couple, put on by Lacombe’s Cow Patti Theatre, is a performance that will have you laughing for days. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

REVIEW: Cow Patti Theatre’s The Odd Couple delivers in Lacombe

Neil Simon’s classic portrayed masterfully by Lacombe dinner theatre

The Odd Couple, put on by Lacombe’s Cow Patti Theatre, is a performance that will have you laughing for days. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express
Igntion Theatre is gearing up to present It’s a Wonderful Life: The Live Radio Drama

Igntion Theatre is gearing up to present It’s a Wonderful Life: The Live Radio Drama

The show is set to run Dec. 6th-8th and the 11th-15th in the Nickle Studio

Igntion Theatre is gearing up to present It’s a Wonderful Life: The Live Radio Drama
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Dean Brody is bringing his Dirt Road Stories tour to Red Deer Nov. 21st. Photo by Mark Maryanovich

Dean Brody heads to Red Deer with stripped down, acoustic show

Dirt Road Stories tour offers a kitchen party lodge-type experience

Dean Brody is bringing his Dirt Road Stories tour to Red Deer Nov. 21st. Photo by Mark Maryanovich
Salvatore Scozzari and Garfield Andrews are taking on the roles of Oscar Madison and Felix Unger in Cow Patti Theatre’s production of the Neil Simon classic The Odd Couple, running Nov. 15th to Dec. 16th. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express

Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple promises to delight Lacombe

Cow Patti theatre hosting the comedic dynamic of Felix Unger and Oscar Madison

Salvatore Scozzari and Garfield Andrews are taking on the roles of Oscar Madison and Felix Unger in Cow Patti Theatre’s production of the Neil Simon classic The Odd Couple, running Nov. 15th to Dec. 16th. Todd Colin Vaughan/Lacombe Express