PREVIEWS Articles

Jesse Cook is going Beyond Borders

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Jesse Cook thinks that Banff is one of the most beautiful places in the world. He’s performed in Banff for decades but hasn’t performed in the Shaw Amphitheatre at the Banff Centre. “I’m always happy to be going to Banff especially in the summer. That’s the other thing, normally we tour more in the spring […]

Carolina Slim is making a name for herself in Calgary

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Carolina Slim has been singing since the age of 7. “I felt the music inside me,” she says. She sang professionally in her home country of Mexico and toured with various bands. About 18 months ago she moved to Calgary and now has experienced her very first Calgary Folk Music Festival. I met with Slim […]

Shakespeare by the Bow is back in August

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Theatre Calgary’s Shakespeare by the Bow is back after taking a break for the Calgary Folk Fest. This year’s play is The Two Gentlemen of Verona directed by Dean Paul Gibson and featuring 12 young emerging artists from 7 post secondary institutions across Alberta and the country. Program Director Haysam Kadri chats about the program that has […]