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May 14-27
VOL.13 ISSUE. 19
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The Front

News Quirks: Bad Karmadillo

Larry McElroy, 54, fired his 9 mm pistol at an armadillo outside his home but wound up shooting his mother-in-law. Sheriff’s investigators in Lee County, Georgia, determined

The $64,000 Question

Since 2008, parents of children with cognitive disabilities in Saskatoon have received provincial assistance through the Youth Companion Program to arrange supplementary care for t

Co-op Wheels

According to a City of Saskatoon report from 2011, Saskatoon had more registered vehicles than people to drive them — about 8,000 more, in fact. On top of that, Saskatoon has

How The West Was Won

Election outcomes like Alberta’s do not come often: the total collapse of a four-decade conservative dynasty and majority power for a party considered on the “left&rdqu

Ordinary Heroes

One of this year’s most popular Sundance Film Festival entries, Tangerine, was shot with an iPhone 5S and edited with an $8 app called Filmic Pro. New technology has also mad

More Anti-Terror Laws

Left-wing, right-wing, it makes no difference. Almost every elected government, confronted with even the slightest “terrorist threat”, responds by attacking the civil l

The Middle

Let’s Get Wild

NATURECITY FESTIVALMay 23-29Various locationsYou often hear people utter the words, “Let’s get out of the city and into nature.” But you don’t have to leave

The Back

Crafting A Narrative

THE NARRATIVE DISHRuns to Saturday 23Affinity GalleryThe Narrative Dishat the Affinity Gallery has a seemingly banal framework, but its everyday, domestic reference to plates posit

Nine Count

Until just a few years ago, Saskatoon’s music scene was pretty much a closed ecosystem: sure, there were tons of great bands, and every now and then one or two would pop into

Does Not Compute

Local doom-rockers Shooting Guns are never done surprising me. Let me count the ways: they’re an instrumental stoner-rock band consistently garnering audiences who wouldn&rsq

Stuck In A Jam

If you’re a musician, chances are you’ve seen a lot of jam-spaces in your time. You’ve played in cramped, unfinished basements, and weird warehouses or offices in

Rock The Boat

“You’re basically working in a hotel,” says singer/guitarist Tim Vaughn. “It’s just on water.”Vaughn’s referring to the practice of musici

Farewell To Flesh

Ex MachinaCineplexBritish author Alex Garland has had his hand in some of the best narratives created in the last 25 years. His first novel, The Beach, launched thousands of ill-ad

Go Crowe Go

The Water DivinerRoxy3 out of 5Russell Crowe gets no respect — even though he cleaned up his act and became less irascible quite a while ago. He’s still being mocked me

VIEW ALL14 Days

Thursday January 1
100 YEARS AGO: REMEMBERING WORLD WAR I at Western Development Museum - Organized in cooperation with provincial and federal partners this exhibit commemorates the centennial of World War I and showcases stories and artifacts tied to Saskatchewan.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft programs to welcome spring in the river valley. See meewasin.com.January 1
TELUS CUP WEST REGIONAL MIDGET AAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT  at Rod Hamm Memorial/Harold Latrace Arena - Host team Saskatoon Contacts are joined by Saskatchewan Manitoba and northern Ontario league champions. See teluscup.com. January 1
CANADIAN MIXED DOUBLES CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Nutana Curling Club - See curling.ca.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft programs to welcome spring in the river valley. See meewasin.com.January 1
100 YEARS AGO: REMEMBERING WORLD WAR I at Western Development Museum - Organized in cooperation with provincial and federal partners this exhibit commemorates the centennial of World War I and showcases stories and artifacts tied to Saskatchewan.January 1
TELUS CUP WEST REGIONAL MIDGET AAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT  at Rod Hamm Memorial/Harold Latrace Arena - Host team Saskatoon Contacts are joined by Saskatchewan Manitoba and northern Ontario league champions. See teluscup.com. January 1
CANADIAN MIXED DOUBLES CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Nutana Curling Club - See curling.ca.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE CREEK at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Drop-in nature hikes and other activities such as feeding black-capped chickadees. January 1, 1:00 pm
EASTER WEEK AT THE CREEK at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Drop-in nature hikes and other activities such as feeding black-capped chickadees. January 1, 1:00 pm
LES BELLES-SOEURS at Greystone Theatre
Written by Canada’s best-known Francophone playwright Michel Tremblay translated by John Van Burek and Bill Grassco and directed by Pamela Haig Bartley this comedy focuses on the relentless pursuit of life love and bingo. Presented by University of Saskatchewan Department of Drama and Greystone Theatre. until April 2 8 p.m. See arts.usask.ca/drama/greystone.
Jan 1 - Feb 4
LES BELLES-SOEURS at Greystone Theatre
Written by Canada’s best-known Francophone playwright Michel Tremblay translated by John Van Burek and Bill Grassco and directed by Pamela Haig Bartley this comedy focuses on the relentless pursuit of life love and bingo. Presented by University of Saskatchewan Department of Drama and Greystone Theatre. until April 2 8 p.m. See arts.usask.ca/drama/greystone.
Jan 1 - Feb 4
BEATRICE & VIRGIL at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from Yann Martel’s novel this play by Lindsay Cochrane tells the story of a man named Henry who seeks help from another man named Henry to write a play about a donkey (Beatrice) and howler monkey (Virgil). As the story unfolds a shocking historical romance is revealed. Presented by Last Exit Theatre. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 1 - Apr 6
NOW PLAYING at BROADWAY THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at ROXY THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at RAINBOW CINEMASVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at SCOTIABANK THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at CENTRE CINEMASVIEW LISTINGS
Thursday January 1
BFA EXHIBITIONS at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Brandon Panasiuk Amy Prive and Floranne St. Amand McLaughlin January 1
DONNA CUTLER: DREAMING OF SPRING at Handmade House - Exhibition of free motion embroidery.January 1
BFA EXHIBITIONS at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Brandon Panasiuk Amy Prive and Floranne St. Amand McLaughlin January 1
DONNA CUTLER: DREAMING OF SPRING at Handmade House - Exhibition of free motion embroidery.January 1
ELI BORNSTEIN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of wall-mounted abstract sculptures by noted Saskatoon artist.January 1
DAVID STONHOUSE: BETWEEN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of patterned abstract paintings.January 1
SATURDAY MORNING DRAWING WORKSHOP at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Group exhibition of figure drawing.January 1
WOOD ’16 at The Galleria at Innovation Place - Exhibition of over 200 pieces created by the Saskatchewan Woodworkers Guild and local high school students. See saskwoodguild.ca.January 1, 11:00 am