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November 12-25
VOL.14 ISSUE. 6
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The Front

Let’s Get Serious

In late October, StarPhoenix columnist Jordon Cooper’s son was mugged for his backpack — in broad daylight on his way home from school — in the core neighbourhood

Hear Us Roar

It wouldn't be a stretch to say that politicians, throughout Canadian history, haven't exactly made aboriginal issues a priority — which, understandably but also sadl

Cops Bust The Club

I don’t usually spend my afternoons in marijuana dispensaries but after a recent police raid I went to the Saskatchewan Compassion Club to find out why Kevlar-vested officers

It’s Been Fun, Folks

Well. Here we are.And what a crazy trip it’s been to get to this point: An intense near-decade’s worth of brilliant highs and crushing lows, of elation and despair, of

The Fungus Internet

Until 1969, biologists thought mushrooms and other fungi were plants. They’re actually more closely related to animals, but with enough differences that they inhabit their ow

Pushing Buttons

“When people say they’re never going to use the [nuclear] deterrent,” said General Sir Nicholas Houghton, “I say you use the deterrent every second of every

The Middle

Change Is Fine!

IZUMI3010 Arlington Ave.306-652-9911Sometimes ownership changes in restaurants can signal the end of an era. In the case of Izumi, the change of ownership — and the addition

Back Then, Again

Last issue I explored a few styles of beer that have long histories, describing what they might have tasted like back in the time of their origins — and this issue we’r

The Back

Live Previews

 SLOCAN RAMBLERSFriday 13The BassmentAdrian Gross says he’s wearing his mandolin around his neck, on the way out the door on tour when I get him on the phone. That&rsquo

Still Kidding

KEVIN MCDONALDSaturday 20Broadway TheatreKevin McDonald tells me that sometimes when doing stand-up, he runs into younger people who have never heard of the iconic Canadian sketch-

Room With No View

ROOMComing soonRoxyThe superb drama Room digs into the psychological and physical consequences of horrific abuse — and it does so through the eyes of Jack, a five-year-old bo

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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
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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