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The Front

Oil’s Well That Ends

I did my commerce degree at the University of Alberta in the early 1990s. At the time, NAFTA and free trade was a common topic in business classes. Why did we sign on? How awesome

Turkey’s Choice

“We will defend Aleppo: all of Turkey stands behind its defenders” – Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet DavutoÄŸlu, Wednesday, Feb. 10“Turkey and Saudi Arabia may

The Solar Solution

Except for nuclear and geothermal, all energy we use comes from the sun in one form or another. As sunlight reaches the Earth’s surface, it powers heat transfers that move ai

The Middle

Citizen X: Missing But Remembered

When federal Indigenous Affairs minister Carolyn Bennett and Justice Minister Jody Wilson-Raybould stopped in Saskatchewan for phase one of the national inquiry into missing and mu

Rider Fan Forum: Offseason Update

When we last spoke with Earl Camembert, John’s Chick, Cal Corduroy and Ron Mexico, the Riders had just concluded a disastrous 3-15 campaign. Change was in the air, and the of

The Back

The Next Step

Jen LaneThe BassmentSaturday 27Imagine the bummer it must’ve been to go from playing shows in Toronto with the Tragically Hip’s Johnny Fay as your drummer to sitting at

What They Says

Rae SpoonLe RelaisSunday 28It’s been a few years since Rae Spoon opened up their life, completely vulnerable, with a documentary and album both titled My Prairie Home.It was

Twisted Sisters

Blood: A Scientific RomanceThe RefineryOpens Friday 26Blood: A Scientific Romanceis the latest in Live Five's 2015-2016 Season. Written by Canadian playwright, Meg Braem, Blood

Fun With The Scum

DeadpoolCineplex Theatres3.5 out of 5Until Deadpool, Ryan Reynolds’ career was derailing. The number of high-profile bombs (R.I.P.D., Self/Less, The Change-Up and above all G

Rock On, Maggie

The Lady in the VanRoxyComing Soon3 out of 5There is something to be said about Maggie Smith’s endurance. In 60 years in the business, she has never had downtime. While most

The Eyre Witch Project

The WitchOpening, Hopefully1.5 out of 5It’s getting glorious reviews but I fail to see the point of The Witch, a gimmicky, pretentious horror movie that only succeeded i

Hnetflix

Right now I’m completely obsessed with the 1927 silent movie Napoleon. It’s an all-time great film that most people have never heard of, and the reasons are many and co

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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
Thursday February 4
NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Crafts by donation.February 4, 1:00 pm
NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Crafts by donation.February 4, 1:00 pm
Thursday February 18
VINTAGE COLLECTIBLES AND ANTIQUES SHOW & SALE at Market Mall - Market Mall (during business hours) See marketmall.com.February 18
CAMECO MEEWASIN SKATING RINK at Cameco Meewasin Skating Rink - Equipped with a warm-up shelter washrooms and skate rentals. Open daily.February 18, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 18, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 18, 6:00 pm
NEXT STEP WILD RHYTHM DANCE TOUR at TCU Place - Featuring never-before-seen dances original choreography and music from the hit series. See tcuplace.com.February 18, 6:15 pm
FEELIN' IT FEBRUARY: QUEER SEX ED at OUT Saskatoon - Presentation by sexual health educator Natalya Mason on queer sexual health and sex toys. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 18, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN HERITAGE FOUNDATION 25TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION at Broadway Theatre - Free and open to the public. See heritagesask.ca. February 18, 7:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.February 18, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. February 18, 9:30 pm
Friday February 19
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 19, 2:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 19, 5:00 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Womens Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 19, 6:00 pm
RAE SPOON: GENDERING AND OTHER JOKES at OUT Saskatoon - Talk and reading by the author. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 19, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS ROCHESTER KNIGHTHAWKS at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com.February 19, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Mens Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 19, 8:00 pm
Saturday February 20
SATURDAY MORNING DRAWING COLLECTIVE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - A collaborative exhibition by local artists focusing on the human figure.February 20
WEST COAST SWING MONTHLY SATURDAY NIGHT DANCE PARTY at Toon Town Tavern - $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.February 20
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 20, 8:00 am
ALL ABOARD! at Western Development Museum - Billed as Western Canada's largest model train show with track layouts vendors and consignment tables. Presented by Prairie Rail Workshop. See prairierailworkshop.com.February 20, 9:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 20, 10:00 am
ART REACH at Frances Morrison Library - Free art drop-in for all ages (children accompanied by an adult) guided by practicing artists with materials supplied. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Visit remaimodern.org/prelaunch.February 20, 11:00 am
PEACE FOR SYRIA RALLY at City Hall - Organized by the Saskatoon Peace Coalition. See Facebook. February 20, 11:00 am
WHATEVER THE WEATHER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft session focused on the wild weather extremes Saskatchewan enjoys. February 20, 1:00 pm
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation area. (Crafts by donation.)February 20, 1:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 20, 1:00 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Womens Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 20, 6:00 pm
REMAI MODERN TURNOUT at Studio 914 - Performance art by Tanya Lukin Linklater with a performance in Cree by Randy Boyce contemporary dance and a discussion with Lori Blondeau Tasha Hubbard and Linklater. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery curated by Troy Gronsdahl. See remaimodern.org.February 20, 6:30 pm
BLADES VS PRINCE ALBERT RAIDERS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 20, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.February 20, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Mens Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 20, 8:00 pm
Sunday February 21
ALL ABOARD! at Western Development Museum - Billed as Western Canada's largest model train show with track layouts vendors and consignment tables. Presented by Prairie Rail Workshop. See prairierailworkshop.com.February 21, 9:00 am
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 21, 10:00 am
ART REACH at Frances Morrison Library - Free art drop-in for all ages (children accompanied by an adult) guided by practicing artists with materials supplied. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Visit remaimodern.org/prelaunch.February 21, 11:00 am
VINTAGE MOVERS AND SHAKERS BRUNCH at Smitty's, Market Mall - For people 50+. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 21, 12:15 pm
WHATEVER THE WEATHER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft session focused on the wild weather extremes Saskatchewan enjoys. February 21, 1:00 pm
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation area. (Crafts by donation.)February 21, 1:00 pm
WINTER WONDERLAND TALES at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter before heading out on the nature trails. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. February 21, 2:30 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage featuring Emilee Nimetz. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.February 21, 7:30 pm
Monday February 22
BLADES VS BRANDON WHEAT KINGS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com. February 22, 11:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 22, 2:00 pm
ASEXUAL GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 22, 5:30 pm
100 MEN WHO GIVE A DAMN at Fionn MacCools - First meeting of a new organization dedicated to doing good in the community through charity. Registration at 6 p.m. meeting at 7 p.m. See 100mensaskatoon.com.February 22, 6:00 pm
BI/PAN/POLY GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - For those who are bisexual pansexual questioning interested or allies. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 22, 7:00 pm
LADYBITS (AND PIECES) COMEDY SHOW & JAM at Amigos - Saskatoon's only women's comedy collective presents their monthly improv show followed by an open mike. Special guests this month are male improvisers. $5. See Facebook.February 22, 7:30 pm
CBC'S THIS IS THAT at Broadway Theatre - Pat Kelly and Peter Oldring bring this award-winning satirical radio show to Saskatoon. $25. See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 22, 7:30 pm
Tuesday February 23
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.February 23, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 23, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 23, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 23, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. February 23, 7:00 pm
Wednesday February 24
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 24, 10:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 24, 2:00 pm
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caFebruary 24, 4:30 pm
FLASHDANCE: THE MUSICAL at TCU Place - The well-known inspiring film is now live on stage with electrifying dance moves and all the hits from the movie. See tcuplace.com. February 24, 7:30 pm
LITERATURE MATTERS: THEATRE AS A CELEBRATION OF RURAL LIFE at Grace Westminster United Church - Playwright Betty Ternier Daniels reads from The Art of Homecoming and talks about writing to illustrate two views of prairie culture. Free. Presented by University of Saskatchewan Department of English. See usask.ca.February 24, 7:30 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 24, 8:00 pm
Thursday February 25
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 25, 10:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 25, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 25, 6:00 pm
MEN'S GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and ally social group for men and the male-identified. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 25, 6:00 pm
SARA WILLIAMS: GREAT GARDENS OF GREAT BRITAIN at McNally Robinson - Presentation by a retired U of S horticulturalist showcasing the cream of the crop of British gardens. See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 25, 7:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.February 25, 7:30 pm
FLASHDANCE: THE MUSICAL at TCU Place - The well-known inspiring film is now live on stage with electrifying dance moves and all the hits from the movie. See tcuplace.com. February 25, 7:30 pm
THE SNOWED IN COMEDY TOUR at Broadway Theatre - Features Dan Quinn Damonde Tschritter Paul Myrehaug and Pete Johansson. $31. See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 25, 8:00 pm
COMEDY NIGHT WITH SCOTT BELFORD at Capitol Music Club - This Edmonton comic and former radio DJ has opened for big names like Jay Mohr and Pauly Shore. See Facebook.February 25, 8:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. February 25, 9:30 pm
POP-UP PRODUCE MARKET at Saskatoon Community Service Village - Sponsored by City Centre Food Coop with fresh fruits and vegetables cash only.See Facebook. February 25, 10:30 pm
Friday February 26
HUSKIES MEN'S AND WOMEN'S WRESTLING at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Championships. Physical Activity Complex. See huskiesusask.ca.February 26
SASKATCHEWAN LIVING GREEN EXPO at Prairieland Park - Province's largest living green festival and trade show with presentations workshops and exhibitors showcasing sustainable products and services in health and wellness energy and green building transportation food and beverages and more. See sklivinggreenexpo.ca.February 26
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 26, 2:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 26, 5:00 pm
TOM BABIN: FROSTBIKE at McNally Robinson - Award-winning Canadian journalist explores the history and future of biking especially as it relates to a winter climate. See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 26, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS BUFFALO BANDITS at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com. February 26, 7:30 pm
Saturday February 27
SATURDAY MORNING DRAWING COLLECTIVE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - A collaborative exhibition by local artists focusing on the human figure.February 27
HUSKIES MEN'S AND WOMEN'S WRESTLING at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Championships. Physical Activity Complex. See huskiesusask.ca.February 27
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 27, 8:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 27, 10:00 am
SEEDY SATURDAY at Station 20 West - Seed exchange and eco-fair with over 20 vendors and other exhibitors local musicians speakers and children's art activities. Boxcar Cafe at Station 20 West $2. See chep.org.February 27, 10:00 am
HERITAGE SERIES: MOCCASIN MAKING at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Two-day workshop. Registration required. February 27, 11:00 am
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation area. (Crafts by donation.)February 27, 1:00 pm
WHATEVER THE WEATHER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft session focused on the wild weather extremes Saskatchewan enjoys. February 27, 1:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 27, 1:00 pm
ICE CYCLE at Farmers' Market Square - Presented by Saskatoon Cycles includes a bike ride at 5:30 p.m. chili and refreshments for purchase at 6:15 p.m. and a presentation by Frostbike author Tom Babin. Saskatoon Farmers' Market. See saskatooncycles.org.February 27, 5:30 pm
BLADES VS REGINA PATS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 27, 7:00 pm
WE THE ARTISTS at Louis' Pub - Showcase by the University of Saskatchewan drama visual art and music departments. $10 adults $7 students. See Facebook. February 27, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.February 27, 7:30 pm
FOURTH-ON-FOURTH at Le Relais - Swing dance event hosted by Saskatoon Lindy Hop for all ages and skill levels. Beginner lesson 8 p.m. dancing and social 9 p.m.-midnight. $10 adult $7 members $5 student members. See saskatoonlindyhop.ca.February 27, 8:00 pm
Sunday February 28
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 28, 10:00 am
ART REACH at The Library on 20th - Free art drop-in for all ages (children accompanied by an adult) guided by practicing artists with materials supplied. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Visit remaimodern.org/prelaunch.February 28, 11:00 am
WHATEVER THE WEATHER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft session focused on the wild weather extremes Saskatchewan enjoys. February 28, 1:00 pm
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation area. (Crafts by donation.)February 28, 1:00 pm
WINTER WONDERLAND TALES at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter before heading out on the nature trails. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. February 28, 2:30 pm
BLADES VS MOOSE JAW WARRIORS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 28, 7:00 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - February slam featuring Mona Mousa. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.February 28, 7:30 pm
Monday February 29
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 29, 2:00 pm
JULIO TORRES-RECINOS: NOVENTA POEMAS DE AMOR (NINETY LOVE POEMS) at McNally Robinson - Reading by El Salvador-born author with music by Rodolfo Pino-Robles. See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 29, 7:00 pm
COMEDY NIGHT at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 29, 8:00 pm
Tuesday March 1
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.March 1, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.March 1, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. March 1, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. March 1, 7:00 pm
SASKATOON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA MUSIC TALK at McNally Robinson - SSO Maestro Eric Paetkau and Executive Director Mark Turner discuss their upcoming Masters Series concert with pianist Jan Lisiecki. See mcnallyrobinson.com.March 1, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. March 1, 7:00 pm
Wednesday March 2
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.March 2, 2:00 pm
A CONVERSATION WITH JUSTICE ABELLA at University of Saskatchewan campus - Talk by Supreme Court Justice Rosalie Silberman Abella. Rm 150 College of Law See law.usask.ca. March 2, 7:00 pm
GAIL BOWEN: WHAT'S LEFT BEHIND at McNally Robinson - Regina author reads from her newest novel in the popular Joanne Kilbourn mystery series. See mcnallyrobinson.com.March 2, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.March 2, 8:00 pm
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
TROUT STANLEY at Remai Arts Centre
Play by Claudia Dey about non-identical twins about to celebrate their 30th birthday. Complications include a missing stripper and a potential killer on the loose. Will a mysterious stranger (Trout Stanley) save the day? Presented by Persephone Theatre. Backstage Stage. Remai Arts Centre Feb 17-28 at 8 p.m. See persephonetheatre.org.
Feb 18 - Feb 28
BLOOD: A SCIENTIFIC ROMANCE at The Refinery
Play by Meg Braem about twin sisters orphaned in a car accident and a doctor curious to study the bond between them to learn whether two people can in fact complete each other. Presented by Live Five Independent Theatre. See livefive.ca.
Feb 25 - Feb 27
BLOOD: A SCIENTIFIC ROMANCE at The Refinery
Play by Meg Braem about twin sisters orphaned in a car accident and a doctor curious to study the bond between them to learn whether two people can in fact complete each other. Presented by Live Five Independent Theatre. See livefive.ca.
Feb 28 - Feb 28
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Thursday February 18
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sFebruary 18
BLUE RARE at CrackersFebruary 18
RAE SPOON (album release Armour) at Le Relais - with Homo Monstrous Ursa and Respectfulchild. February 18
ANNIE LOU at The BassmentFebruary 18
CINDE TREEN at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 18
CLASSIFIED at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with guests. February 18
Friday February 19
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk and Friends (70s Retro Night).February 19
BUSDRIVER at Vangelis Tavern - with Factor Chandelier and Virtual Flannel.February 19
VIOLENT BETTY at Capitol Music Club - with Dusty Tucker Black Hell Oil and Accidental Nudity February 19
LAURA SMITH at The BassmentFebruary 19
RAVEN SHE HOLLERS at The Underground Cafe - with Aryn Murray.February 19
PURDY BIRD at Prairie InkFebruary 19
EINSTEINS at Piggy'sFebruary 19
KELLY READ at Fionn MacCoolsFebruary 19
SNAKE RIVER at Amigos - Songs from the Adjacent Room vinyl release show with the Switching Yard and Bonspiel.February 19
PIANO FRIDAYS WITH MAURICE DROUIN at The BassmentFebruary 19
Saturday February 20
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.February 20
WE ARE THE CITY at Amigos - with Acronyms and Highs. February 20
SASKATOON SONGWRITER SHOWCASE at The Underground Cafe - with Anna Haverstock Taylor Jade and Lindsay Anderson.February 20
EINSTEINS at Piggy'sFebruary 20
THE LOST KEYS at Prairie InkFebruary 20
THE FAPS at Capitol Music Club - with Johnny 2 Fingers & the Deformities and Brodie Moniker.February 20
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk and Friends (SW Enterprise Space Party). February 20
BARREL & CRATE at Fionn MacCoolsFebruary 20
THE STEVES at Vangelis Tavern - with Animal Teeth Malick and the East. February 20
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages. February 20
JEFF PRESSLAFF QUINTET at The Bassment - with guest artist Andrea Brachfeld (flute).February 20
Sunday February 21
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsFebruary 21
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceFebruary 21
SUNDAY JAM at Vangelis TavernFebruary 21
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 21
SASKATOON JAZZ ORCHESTRA at Broadway Theatre - with guest artists Ray Baril Greg Gatien Eric Platz and Jeff Presslaff present Count Basie Reimagined. See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 21
Monday February 22
WICKED GRIN at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 22
ALFIE ZAPPACOSTA at Village Guitar & AmpFebruary 22
OPEN MIC & JAM at Louis' PubFebruary 22
Tuesday February 23
TIM WILLIAMS & MURRAY PORTER at Village Guitar & AmpFebruary 23
WICKED GRIN at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 23
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.February 23
OPEN MIC WITH JORDAN WELBOURNE at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 23
Wednesday February 24
WICKED GRIN at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 24
MATT ANDERSEN at Broadway TheatreFebruary 24
RICHARD INMAN at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 24
CIDNE TREEN at Piggy'sFebruary 24
VANCOUVER CHAMBER CHOIR CHORAL TAPESTRY at Knox United Church - with Saskatoon Children's Choir.February 24
Thursday February 25
SASKATOON BLUES FESTIVAL at TCU Place - with Eddy Robertson Kim Simmonds and Savoy Brown. See saskatoonbluessociety.ca.February 25
JOEL FAFARD at The BassmentFebruary 25
POST SCRIPT at Vangelis Tavern - with Kirby Criddle and Danny Olliver.February 25
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sFebruary 25
DEAN GALLAGHER at CrackersFebruary 25
MEGAN NASH at The Underground Cafe - with Grey Gritt.February 25
Friday February 26
SASKATOON BLUES FESTIVAL at TCU Place - with Apollo Cruz Cecil, Doo Kingu, and Boogaloo. See saskatoonbluessociety.ca.February 26
BLIND BOY PAXTON at The BassmentFebruary 26
ERIC TAYLOR at Capitol Music Club - with Josh Gonzales and Poor Nameless BoyFebruary 26
SILENT SEA (EP Release Party) at Amigos - with Bonfire and Ellen Froese-Kooijenga. February 26
GARY MARTIN & THE HEAVENLY BLUES ALUMNI BAND at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with Sherman 'Tank' Doucette (Chicago Blues Night). February 26
STANDARD TRIO at Prairie InkFebruary 26
THE WHISKEY JERKS at The Underground CafeFebruary 26
TOM HALL at Fionn MacCoolsFebruary 26
TORCHWOOD at Piggy'sFebruary 26
CQUEL at Vangelis Tavern - with Kurlz and Chief (Album Co-Release Party).February 26
PIANO FRIDAYS WITH DAVID FONG at The BassmentFebruary 26
MICHAEL KAESHAMMER at Broadway Theatre - See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 26
Saturday February 27
SASKATOON BLUES FESTIVAL at TCU Place - with Colin Linden Rita Chiarelli and Boogaloo.February 27
GARY MARTIN & THE HEAVENLY BLUES ALUMNI BAND at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with Sherman 'Tank' Doucette (Chicago Blues Night)February 27
WAKE at Vangelis Tavern - with Rehashed Mechanical Separation Lutheran and Vagiant. February 27
JEN LANE (CD Release Party) at The BassmentFebruary 27
A DRAM TOO FEW at Fionn MacCoolsFebruary 27
THE TREWS (Acoustic Show) at Broadway Theatre - See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 27
THE RADIATION FLOWERS at Amigos - with Shooting Guns Archaics and Shirley & the Pyramids. February 27
ORAL FUENTES at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 27
ALEXA & KATELYN at Prairie InkFebruary 27
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.February 27
TORCHWOOD at Piggy'sFebruary 27
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages. February 27
Sunday February 28
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsFebruary 28
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceFebruary 28
SASKATOON BLUES FESTIVAL WIND-UP PARTY at Vangelis TavernFebruary 28
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 28
SASKATOON BRASS BAND PRESENTS BRASS ON BROADWAY at Broadway Theatre - See broadwaytheatre.ca.February 28
ERIN BROPHY (OBOE) at Gustin House - with Gregory Schulte (piano) and Rodney Epp (piano).February 28
Monday February 29
ELLIOTT BROOD at Amigos - with the Karpinka Brothers.February 29
UNHEARD SOUND SERIES 4 at Vangelis Tavern - with Nolan Jantz and Aron Zacharias.February 29
OPEN MIC & JAM at Louis' PubFebruary 29
Tuesday March 1
OPEN MIC WITH CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music ClubMarch 1
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillMarch 1
THEO FLEURY & THE DEATH VALLEY REBELS at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreMarch 1
Wednesday March 2
NIGHTWISH at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Sonata Arctica and Delain. March 2
BC READ at Piggy'sMarch 2
DAVID BUCKBINDER'S ODESSA/HAVANA at The BassmentMarch 2
Thursday 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
Thursday February 18
ANDIE PALYNCHUK at AKA Gallery - Month-long residency in the TBA studio where the artist works with people with intellectual and mobility challenges. February 18
HEATHER CLINE NANCY LOWRY AND IAN RAWLINSON: NATURESCAPES at Art Placement - Three Saskatchewan painters explore nature from a variety of contemporary perspectives.February 18
KAREN WOOLER & ERIN HAIGHT at Hues Art Supply - An exhibition of works by two local artists. February 18
UNDER THE SEA at Children's Playland Art Gallery - Art by St. Marguerite School students. February 18
SHIRLEY TIMPSON AND JONATHON BURNETT at Collector's Choice Art Gallery - Exhibition of work by two gallery artists. February 18
VIC CICANSKY CARL SCHLADEMAN DARRELL BELL AND JOHN BARKLEY at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of work in a variety of media.February 18
MUDSLINGERS at Gallery on the Greens - Exhibition of ceramics by members of a local art group. February 18
DICCON OLIVIER: BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN at St. Thomas More Gallery - An exhibition of work focusing on nature reflecting the artist's childhood growing up in northern Saskatchewan.February 18
SASKATOON CAMERA CLUB at The Eye Gallery - Display of recent work. February 18
RECEPTION: LITTLE TREASURES at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Art show by students of Saskatoon's Studio Treasure Art School.February 18
Monday February 22
BFA EXHIBITIONS at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Showing works from Jannik Plaetner and Joshua Wade.February 22
Thursday February 25
MFA LECTURE SERIES at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Jessica Morgun discusses her work. February 25, 12:00 pm
Saturday February 27
PRAIRIE VISIONS: RECEPTION at Art Placement - Exhibition of landscape paintings by Clint Hunker Dorothy Knowles Lorna Russell Rebecca Perehudoff and Wynona Mulcaster.February 27, 2:00 pm