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FINISHING TOUCHES - Cow Patti Theatre Company’s new show, Here on the Flight Path, opens Feb. 14th at the Lacombe Golf and Country Club. Pictured here are actors Debra Hale and Brian Young during a recent rehearsal.                                Mark Weber/Lacombe Express

Cow Patti Theatre Company takes off with Here on the Flight Path

Production opens Valentine’s Day at the Lacombe Golf and Country Club

FINISHING TOUCHES - Cow Patti Theatre Company’s new show, Here on the Flight Path, opens Feb. 14th at the Lacombe Golf and Country Club. Pictured here are actors Debra Hale and Brian Young during a recent rehearsal.                                Mark Weber/Lacombe Express
CLASSIC SHOW - Red Deer College theatre studies students (Cameron Freitas, Aimbree Lauren, Brett Nixon and Alexandra Creedon) rehearse a scene from their upcoming show Major Barbara, which opens Feb. 8th on the Arts Centre mainstage.                                Janessa Barron photo

Red Deer College theatre students set to stage Major Barbara

The production runs through to Feb. 10th and Feb. 13th to 17th at the Arts Centre

CLASSIC SHOW - Red Deer College theatre studies students (Cameron Freitas, Aimbree Lauren, Brett Nixon and Alexandra Creedon) rehearse a scene from their upcoming show Major Barbara, which opens Feb. 8th on the Arts Centre mainstage.                                Janessa Barron photo
CLASS ACT - Nice Horse will be performing this weekend during the Rogers Hometown Hockey event.                                photo submitted

Jamie Woodfin prepping for Hometown Hockey shows

Nice Horse also set to hit the stage during the weekend

  • Feb 2, 2018
CLASS ACT - Nice Horse will be performing this weekend during the Rogers Hometown Hockey event.                                photo submitted
IN UNISON - Members of the local choir Soliloquy enjoy a rehearsal time. Soliloquy, along with two other choirs (ihana and Brioso) will be performing Feb. 10th in Red Deer.                                Don Beauchesne photo

Discovering the joys of a choir community in Central Alberta

ihana, Soliloquy and Brioso set to perform at Red Deer’s First Christian Reformed Church

IN UNISON - Members of the local choir Soliloquy enjoy a rehearsal time. Soliloquy, along with two other choirs (ihana and Brioso) will be performing Feb. 10th in Red Deer.                                Don Beauchesne photo
AUTHENTIC - Ayla Brook & The Sound Men are looking forward to performing at Rogers Hometown Hockey on the main stage Sunday.Chris Sturwold/Skip Is Chris Photo

Edmonton-based Ayla Brook and The Sound Men to perform during Hometown Hockey

(I Don’t Want to Hear Your) Break Up Songs was released independently in 2016

AUTHENTIC - Ayla Brook & The Sound Men are looking forward to performing at Rogers Hometown Hockey on the main stage Sunday.Chris Sturwold/Skip Is Chris Photo
COMING OUT SOON - Halifax-based trio Neon Dreams will be heading to Red Deer with Hedley Feb. 10th.photo submitted

Neon Dreams’ latest album talks turbulent romance

Neon Dreams head to Red Deer with Hedley next month

COMING OUT SOON - Halifax-based trio Neon Dreams will be heading to Red Deer with Hedley Feb. 10th.photo submitted
Big Wreck heading to Red Deer to mark anniversary of first CD

Big Wreck heading to Red Deer to mark anniversary of first CD

Band will perform In Loving Memory Of along with loads of other hits

Big Wreck heading to Red Deer to mark anniversary of first CD
RAW SOUNDS - Singer Jesse Roper heads to Red Deer Feb. 20th, opening for Big Wreck. His latest CD, Access To Infinity, will be released Feb. 2nd.                                photo submitted

Singer Jesse Roper lands in Red Deer Feb. 20th

Acclaimed musician will be opening for Big Wreck

RAW SOUNDS - Singer Jesse Roper heads to Red Deer Feb. 20th, opening for Big Wreck. His latest CD, Access To Infinity, will be released Feb. 2nd.                                photo submitted
LEGENDARY STAR- Canadian singer/songwriter Ian Tyson made an appearance performing at the Alberta Country Music Awards Jan. 28th. Carlie Connolly/Lacombe Express

Country singer Dan Davidson goes home with four ACMA Awards

Full house at Alberta Country Music Awards in Red Deer

LEGENDARY STAR- Canadian singer/songwriter Ian Tyson made an appearance performing at the Alberta Country Music Awards Jan. 28th. Carlie Connolly/Lacombe Express
WATCH: Country singer Dan Davidson goes home with four ACMA Awards
WATCH: Country singer Dan Davidson goes home with four ACMA Awards
VISION - Entertainer/teacher/artist Curtis Labelle is gearing up for the Labelle Stage Productions Vocal Competition. Auditions will be held in Red Deer on Feb. 18th.                                photo submitted

Labelle Stage Productions Vocal Competition auditions coming up

Curtis Labelle is excited to be back in Central Alberta planning new projects

VISION - Entertainer/teacher/artist Curtis Labelle is gearing up for the Labelle Stage Productions Vocal Competition. Auditions will be held in Red Deer on Feb. 18th.                                photo submitted
CANADIAN BAND - Hedley will be bringing their Cageless tour to the Enmax Centrium on Feb. 10th. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express

WATCH: Hedley headlines Enmax Centrium on Feb. 10th

Cageless tour showcases Canadian band’s newest album

CANADIAN BAND - Hedley will be bringing their Cageless tour to the Enmax Centrium on Feb. 10th. Todd Colin Vaughan/Red Deer Express
TAKING OFF - Karac Hendriks will be performing at the Alberta Country Music Awards (ACMA) on Jan. 28th in Red Deer. He’s been nominated for Male Artist and Song of the Year for Thinking Of You.                                photo submitted

Singer Karac Hendriks performs this weekend at the ACMAs

Hendriks has been nominated for Male Artist and Song of the Year for Thinking Of You

TAKING OFF - Karac Hendriks will be performing at the Alberta Country Music Awards (ACMA) on Jan. 28th in Red Deer. He’s been nominated for Male Artist and Song of the Year for Thinking Of You.                                photo submitted
photo courtesy of Central Alberta Theatre

Central Alberta Theatre’s latest offers lots of laughs

Unnecessary Farce runs through to Feb. 10th at the Black Knight Inn

photo courtesy of Central Alberta Theatre
ON THE RISE - On the heels of last year’s record Both Sides of The Bar, JoJo Mason is heading to Bo’s on Jan. 29th with the James Barker Band.                                photo submitted

JoJo Mason heads to Red Deer’s Bo’s Jan. 29th

Mason will be performing tunes from his debut album Both Sides Of The Bar

ON THE RISE - On the heels of last year’s record Both Sides of The Bar, JoJo Mason is heading to Bo’s on Jan. 29th with the James Barker Band.                                photo submitted
WATCH: Red Deer Entertainment Awards honours region’s burgeoning talent

WATCH: Red Deer Entertainment Awards honours region’s burgeoning talent

The awards looks to become more inclusive of the entire entertainment scene in year three

WATCH: Red Deer Entertainment Awards honours region’s burgeoning talent
VISIONARY - Singer/songwriter Matt Mays performs tunes from his latest disc Once Upon a Hell of a Time…. on Jan. 23rd at Bo’s.                                photo submitted

Matt Mays’ current tour lands at Bo’s Jan. 23rd

Tours comes on the heels of Mays’ latest record released late last year

VISIONARY - Singer/songwriter Matt Mays performs tunes from his latest disc Once Upon a Hell of a Time…. on Jan. 23rd at Bo’s.                                photo submitted
TRIBUTE - PIGS: Canada’s most authentic Pink Floyd Tribute band will be hitting the stage in Red Deer come February.                                photo submitted

PIGS encapsulates the spirit of Pink Floyd

Well-known B.C. tribute band heads to Red Deer

TRIBUTE - PIGS: Canada’s most authentic Pink Floyd Tribute band will be hitting the stage in Red Deer come February.                                photo submitted
Justice Film Festival set for later this month

Justice Film Festival set for later this month

Red Deer Justice Film Festival brought to Red Deer in 2008 by CAUSE Canada

  • Jan 3, 2018
Justice Film Festival set for later this month
Alberta’s Gord Bamford releases Neon Smoke album this month
Alberta’s Gord Bamford releases Neon Smoke album this month