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March 31 -April 13
VOL.14 ISSUE. 16
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The Front

The System Failed

“He’ll be going on a celebratory choking spree tonight!” The three men laughed. At the next table over, my heart pounded. The speaker was sitting 10 feet away, bu

Same Old Lame Old

Is it just me or does the 2016 provincial election suck?You don’t need to answer that question. It’s not me.I can think of a few reasons why this going-through-the-moti

Fading Conservatives

Barring a major upset, the Brad Wall-led Saskatchewan Party will sweep to victory on April 4. The best-case scenario for the NDP is they hold on to their current nine seats and pic

On Brussels Bombs

Belgium may be boring, but it still seems extreme for a Belgian politician to say that the country is now living through its darkest days since the end of the Second World War. Can

Cap It, Trade It

The principle that polluters should pay for the waste they create has led many experts to urge governments to put a price on carbon emissions. One method is the sometimes controver

The Middle

Sour Notes

Sour beer is big right now. I mean, not Star Wars reboot big, but they are definitely creating a buzz among beer aficionados.What’s the deal? Here’s the deal.Sour beer

The Choice Is Clear

It’s been a hard-fought campaign and the finish line is nigh. At stake: who will Saskatchewan voters pick to represent their beloved province at the local, national and inter

The Back

Happy To Not Share

SloanBroadway TheatreSunday 10I have to say I’m kind of glad Sloan never broke in America, the Holy Grail for most musical acts. I don’t wish the band any ill will. I&r

Hens In A Blender

The Black Hen Travelling Roadshow RevueThe BassmentThursday 7Steve Dawson moved to Nashville a few years ago but the slide guitarist remains a formidable Can-rock roots musician an

Nobody’s Smiling

Batman v Superman: Dawn of JusticeCineplex2.5 out of 5Much like with Michael Bay, people are lining up to bash director Zack Snyder. Snyder’s vision of DC Comics Cinematic Un

Only The Lonely

The LobsterRoxy TheatreOpens April 84 out of 5It’s hard to come up with new ideas for movies. Good thing we have the delightfully kooky Yorgos Lanthimos.Lanthimos, who caused

VIEW ALL14 Days

Sunday March 6
THOROUGHBRED RACING at Marquis Downs - Opening weekend for live horse racing. See marquisdowns.com.March 6, 7:05 pm
Thursday March 31
EASTER WEEK AT THE MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft programs to welcome spring in the river valley. See meewasin.com.March 31
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.March 31
CANADIAN MIXED DOUBLES CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Nutana Curling Club - See curling.ca.March 31
FREE FOR ALL CLOTHING GIVEAWAY at OUT Saskatoon - See Facebook.March 31, 9:00 am
EASTER WEEK AT THE CREEK at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Drop-in nature hikes and other activities such as feeding black-capped chickadees. March 31, 1:00 pm
THREE WISE MEN: A FEW STORIES TO BE TOLD at Prairieland Park - Armchair conversation hosted by the University of Saskatchewan Junior Chamber of Commerce with businessmen Vaughn Wyant Grant Kook and Dave Dutchak. See uofsjcc.com.March 31, 5:00 pm
HUMAN LIBRARY ON GENDER DIVERSITY at Frances Morrison Library - Spoken word to follow at 8 p.m. Snacks provided. See outsaskatoon.ca.March 31, 5:00 pm
ENSEMBLE 2016 GALA FUNDRAISER at Remai Arts Centre - An evening of food fun and entertainment in support of Dress for Success Saskatoon. $200. See saskatoon.dressforsuccess.org.March 31, 5:45 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.March 31, 6:00 pm
BRIAN HILDEBRAND: ONE SPELL at McNally Robinson - Saskatoon author reads from his debut teen fantasy novel. See mcnallyrobinson.comMarch 31, 7:00 pm
FINANCIAL LITERACY SERIES: BUDGETING at OUT Saskatoon - Workshop to develop personal budgeting skills. Register by emailing hello@outsaskatoon.ca.March 31, 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.March 31, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. March 31, 9:30 pm
Friday April 1
SASKATOON RAILROAD MODELLERS at Western Development Museum - See a giant model railroad in operation. April 1
FREE FOR ALL CLOTHING GIVEAWAY at OUT Saskatoon - See Facebook.April 1, 9:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.April 1, 2:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 1, 5:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS: SHORTLIST READING at McNally Robinson - Hosted by Vijay Kachru featuring nominated authors Lloyd Ratzlaff and Elizabeth Phillips. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 1, 7:00 pm
BALLROOM DANCING LESSONS AND DANCE at Royal Canadian Legion Branch 63 - New dance techniques featured each month no partner required includes lunch. Royal Canadian Legion (606 Spadina Cres. W.). Lesson at 7:45 p.m. dance at 8:30 p.m. $17 ($12 for students). See classicdanceclub.org.April 1, 7:45 pm
SIMPSONS THEMED TRIVIA NIGHT at Louis' Pub - $20 per team. See Facebook.April 1, 8:00 pm
YUK YUKS COMEDY CLUB at Park Town Hotel - Stand-up comedy featuring Lori Ferguson-Ford and Scoot Laird. $17 advance $20 general. Reserve tickets at 306-244-5564.April 1, 9:00 pm
LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB at Ramada Hotel - Stand-up comedy featuring Casey Corbin with Serena Shane. Reserve tickets at 306-665-6500.April 1, 9:00 pm
Saturday April 2
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 2, 8:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 2, 10:00 am
NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Crafts by donation.April 2, 1:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 2, 1:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS CALGARY ROUGHNECKS at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com.April 2, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.April 2, 7:30 pm
Sunday April 3
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 3, 10:00 am
APRIL ANTICS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter on behavioral changes animals experience once spring arrives before heading out on the nature trails. April 3, 2:30 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage featuring Winona Linn. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.April 3, 7:30 pm
Monday April 4
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.April 4, 2:00 pm
BI/PAN/POLY GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - For those who are bisexual pansexual questioning interested or allies. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 4, 7:00 pm
THE DAGMAR LIEBLOVA STORY at McNally Robinson - Reading by Rita McLeod about a woman's survival of the Holocaust and her journey before and after WWII. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 4, 7:00 pm
Tuesday April 5
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.April 5, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 5, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 5, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 5, 7:00 pm
PLANNING FOR BABY at McNally Robinson - Free financial planning seminar for expecting or new parents. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 5, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. April 5, 7:00 pm
HOUSE PARTY: PLAID PARTY at Louis' Pub - Dancing DJs fun activities to celebrate the end of university classes. $10. See Facebook.April 5, 7:00 pm
SHANE KOYCZAN at Broadway Theatre - Performance by well-known spoken word artist with local poet Shanda Stefanson. See broadwaytheatre.ca.April 5, 8:00 pm
Wednesday April 6
SASKATOON FARMERS’ MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 6, 8:00 am
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 6, 10:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 6, 10:00 am
SCAVENGER HUNT AT MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Test your knowledge of local nature and wildlife.April 6, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 6, 1:00 pm
WEEKENDS AT THE BCCA at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Explore the nature trails as a citizen scientist then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Beaver Creek Conservation Area. Crafts by donation. April 6, 1:00 pm
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caApril 6, 4:30 pm
ELYSIUM MUSIC & ARTS FESTIVAL: PRE-PARTY at Le Relais - Daytime events are all ages and run from noon-5 p.m. at Diefenbaker Park with music dancing yoga and hoop workshops. Evening events are 19+. See elysiummusicfestival.com.April 6, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS BUFFALO BANDITS at SaskTel Centre - Game 2 of the 2016 NLL Champions Cup Final. NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com.April 6, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.April 6, 7:30 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.April 6, 8:00 pm
TONY LEE at Capitol Music Club - Hypnotist act. See Facebook.April 6, 9:00 pm
Thursday April 7
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 7, 10:00 am
GLASS SLIPPER GALA at TCU Place - Annual fundraiser for the Princess Shop a non-profit organization that creates an enhanced graduation experience for female students in need. Advance tickets only. See theprincessshop.ca.April 7, 5:30 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 7, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 7, 6:00 pm
MEN'S GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and ally social group for men and the male-identified. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 7, 6:00 pm
SAVOUR at Le Relais - Four course meal to support Saskatoon Sexual Health Centre's education and outreach initiatives. $50. See shcsaskatoon.ca.April 7, 7:00 pm
FINANCIAL LITERACY SERIES: CREDIT AND DEBT at OUT Saskatoon - Workshop on good credit practices. Register by emailing hello@outsaskatoon.ca.April 7, 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.April 7, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. April 7, 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. April 7, 10:30 pm
Friday April 8
GARDENSCAPE at Prairieland Park - Annual backyard lifestyle show. See gardenscapeshow.ca. April 8, 11:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.April 8, 2:00 pm
CURL FOR A CURE CELEBRITY FUNSPIEL at Nutana Curling Club - Participants curl with 32 notable skips including Randy Ferby Stefanie Lawton Steve Laycock and Pat Ryan with proceeds to support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. See curlforacuresaskatoon.com.April 8, 3:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.April 8, 5:00 pm
ROBYN TOCKER: IN A COTTAGE WE ONCE KNEW at McNally Robinson - Author reads from the latest book in her fantasy series. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 8, 7:00 pm
BOWIELESQUE at Free Flow Dance Centre - A burlesque show inspired by David Bowie. Presented by Saskatoon's Rosebud Burlesque Club. $15 plus $1 membership fee. See rosebudburlesque.com.April 8, 8:00 pm
SCOTT WARD & CHUCK CEASE at Louis' Pub - Hypnotist and stand-up comic. See Facebook.April 8, 9:00 pm
YUK YUKS COMEDY CLUB at Park Town Hotel - Stand-up comedy featuring Alan Cho and Kevin McGrath. $17 advance $20 general. Reserve tickets at 306-244-5564.April 8, 9:00 pm
LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB at Ramada Hotel - Stand-up comedy show featuring Garrett Jamieson with Ian Gordon. Reserve tickets at 306-665-6500.April 8, 9:00 pm
THE RANDY AND LAHEY COMEDY SHOW at Capitol Music Club - Features two stars from the Trailer Park Boys. See Facebook.April 8, 10:00 pm
Saturday April 9
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 9, 8:00 am
CURL FOR A CURE CELEBRITY FUNSPIEL at Nutana Curling Club - Participants curl with 32 notable skips including Randy Ferby Stefanie Lawton Steve Laycock and Pat Ryan with proceeds to support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation. See curlforacuresaskatoon.com.April 9, 8:30 am
GARDENSCAPE at Prairieland Park - Annual backyard lifestyle show. See gardenscapeshow.ca. April 9, 9:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.April 9, 10:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 9, 1:00 pm
PINK PRIDE LAUNCH PARTY at Pink Lounge & Nightclub - $5 cover after 10 p.m. See Facebook.April 9, 7:00 pm
ONE LIGHT CHANT AND DANCE at Aden Bowman Collegiate - Celebrate the unity of the world's spiritual traditions. Cafeteria. Casual dress. Free. For information email chantndance@sasktel.net.April 9, 7:30 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.April 9, 7:30 pm
LEARN TO SWING DANCE at Free Flow Dance Centre - All ages and skill levels no partner required. Beginner lesson 8 p.m. social dancing 9 p.m. $10. See saskatoonlindyhop.ca.April 9, 8:00 pm
Sunday April 10
SUNDAY MORNING CARTOONS at Roxy Theatre - Nostalgic cartoons for all ages along with face-painting colouring a photo booth and cereal. $15 includes cereal 12 and under free (with an adult). Proceeds to Family Service Saskatoon. See familyservice.sk.ca.April 10, 10:00 am
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.April 10, 10:00 am
GARDENSCAPE at Prairieland Park - Annual backyard lifestyle show. See gardenscapeshow.ca. April 10, 10:00 am
SASKATOON SPORT CARDS AND COLLECTIBLES SHOW & SALE at Nutana Legion - See saskatoonsportcard.ca.April 10, 12:00 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community Stage featuring Charles Hamilton. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.April 10, 7:30 pm
DANA LARSEN BOOK TOUR at Sutherland Hall - An educational evening with a well-known cannabis activist. Free.April 10, 7:30 pm
Monday April 11
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.April 11, 2:00 pm
Tuesday April 12
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.April 12, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.April 12, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 12, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. April 12, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. April 12, 7:00 pm
NANCY PAREDES: TRAVEL TALK at McNally Robinson - A cruise director discusses recent experiences in Cambodia Vietnam and Myanmar. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 12, 7:00 pm
Wednesday April 13
SASKATOON COUNCIL ON AGING: 25TH ANNIVERSARY LUNCHEON at Western Development Museum - Lunch and entertainment with keynote speaker Dr. Murray Scharf. $20. See scoa.ca.April 13, 11:30 am
ALLAN KEHLER: GOODBYE STRESS HELLO LIFE at McNally Robinson - Author reads from his book about creating a life of peace and happiness. See mcnallyrobinson.com.April 13, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.April 13, 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
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.
Mar 31 - Apr 2
NOW PLAYING at BROADWAY THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
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Thursday March 31
ROSIE AND THE RIVETERS at The Bassment - presented as part of the Roots Series at the Bassment.March 31
THE ASHLEY HUNDRED at Capitol Music Club - with Black Vienna and Silent Sea. March 31
ONE EYED CAT at CrackersMarch 31
LEGENDARY RHYTHM AND BLUES REVIEW at Bud's on BroadwayMarch 31
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sMarch 31
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Pink Lounge & Nightclub - with host Onyx Black.March 31
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsMarch 31
MERKULES at Sutherland Hall - with Stompdown Killaz and 100 MAD. All ages welcome.March 31, 7:30 pm
Friday April 1
CFCR COMMUNITY RADIO MEMBERSHIP DRIVE at Capitol Music Club - with the Raymond Elliot Band and the Whiskey Jerks.April 1
BLUE COLLAR at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 1
AGONY SPAWN at Vangelis TavernApril 1
ROSIE AND THE RIVETERS at The Bassment - presented as part of the Roots Series at the Bassment.April 1
THE ZOLAS at Amigos - with Fast Romantics.April 1
ALTAMEDA at The Underground Cafe - with Purdy Bird April 1
UNDERCOVER PIRATES at Piggy'sApril 1
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreApril 1
THE SWORD at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Royal Thunder. April 1
MEN WITHOUT SHAME at Bud's on BroadwayApril 1
PENNYBROOK at Prairie InkApril 1
PIANO FRIDAYS at The Bassment - with Ray Stephanson .April 1
WOTOTO AFRICAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR at Forest Grove Community Church - See watoto.com.April 1, 7:00 pm
RESURRECTION: MUSIC FROM THE UKRAINIAN SACRED CHORAL TRADITION at Knox United Church - presented by the International Men's Choir directed by Michael Zaugg of Pro Coro Canada. See resurrectionalliturgy.com.April 1, 7:30 pm
BRITISH INVASION CONCERT at St. Thomas More College - by Newman Sounds Glee Club. April 1, 7:30 pm
Saturday April 2
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.April 2
BLUE COLLAR at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 2
PARAB POET at Amigos - and the Hip Hop Hippies with the Gaff and Vaero. April 2
THE STEADIES (album release) at Capitol Music Club - with Minivandal and Dance Naked.April 2
PORTICOAST at Vangelis Tavern - with Sad BucketsApril 2
THE NOBLES at Prairie InkApril 2
MEN WITHOUT SHAME at Bud's on BroadwayApril 2
UNDERCOVER PIRATES at Piggy'sApril 2
POP EVIL at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Red Sun Rising and Smashing Satellites. April 2
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages. April 2
MAURICE DROUIN'S 80TH BIRTHDAY BASH at The Bassment - with proceeds to the Jazz Legacy Scholarship Fund.April 2
BRITISH INVASION CONCERT at St. Thomas More College - by Newman Sounds Glee Club. April 2
BEETHOVEN'S 9TH SYMPHONY at TCU Place - presented by Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra with the University of Saskatchewan Chorus and Greystone Singers. See saskatoonsymphony.org.April 2, 7:30 pm
WOTOTO AFRICAN CHILDREN'S CHOIR at Neighbourhood Church - See watoto.com.April 2, 7:30 pm
LONGWALKSHORTDOCK at Sutherland Hall - featuring RIM Visuals. With guests: Krooked KingApril 2, 9:00 pm
Sunday April 3
JIM LAUDERDALE at The Bassment - with Megan Nash presented as part of the Roots Series. April 3
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsApril 3
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceApril 3
SUNDAY JAM at The BassmentApril 3
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayApril 3
SASKATOON MEN'S CHORUS SPRING CONCERT at Grace Westminster United Church - See saskatoonmenschorus.ca.April 3, 2:30 pm
Monday April 4
DANIEL ROMANO at Village Guitar & Amp - with Kacy & Clayton.April 4
Tuesday April 5
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 5
OPEN MIC at Capitol Music Club - with Chad Reynolds.April 5
THE GABRIELE VALENTI TRIO at Bon TempsApril 5
TWENTY ONE PILOTS at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreApril 5
Wednesday April 6
GOROD at Vangelis Tavern - with Bookakee and Necrophilic Cunilinguist.April 6
Thursday April 7
ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sApril 7
STEVE DAWSON'S THE BLACK HEN ROADSHOW REVUE at The Bassment - with Russell deC arleApril 7
PAUL COLLINS' BEAT at Amigos - with Dany Laj & the Looks and the Hook Up.April 7
ARYN EL HEFE (EP release) at Capitol Music Club - with Steph Cameron and the Grid Pickers. April 7
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsApril 7
TOPHER MILLS at CrackersApril 7
Friday April 8
LEAGUE OF WOLVES (EP release) at Amigos - with Cowpuncher and Black Vienna.April 8
DUMB ANGEL at Vangelis Tavern - with Ride Til Dawn and the Windows Up Above. April 8
KELLY READ at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 8
RACHEL ELIZABETH (FERN) at The Underground Cafe - with Nick Faye. April 8
TRANSCONTINENTAL BLUES BAND at Piggy'sApril 8
ELLEN KOLENICK (CD release) at The Bassment - presented as part of the Roots Series. April 8
SLIM CHANCE at German Cultural CentreApril 8
PIANO FRIDAYS at The Bassment - with Neil Currie.April 8
HARRISON KING at Prairie InkApril 8
Saturday April 9
DZEKO & TORRES at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreApril 9
KELLY READ at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillApril 9
THE FUSS at Capitol Music Club - with Bang Bang Control. April 9
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson.April 9
TRANSCONTINENTAL BLUES BAND at Piggy'sApril 9
SOUL MATES at Vangelis Tavern - with Grey Light District and Vagiant. April 9
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages. April 9
WAYNE BARGEN at Prairie InkApril 9
MANUEL VALERA TRIO at The Bassment - presented as part of the Piano Series. April 9
Sunday April 10
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BRUNCH at Bon TempsApril 10
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceApril 10
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayApril 10
CECILIAN SINGERS SPRING CONCERT at Zion Lutheran Church - See ceciliansingers.ca.April 10, 3:00 pm
CLASSICAL VARIETY NIGHT at Grosvenor Park United Church - featuring a performance of the winning composition in the Saskatoon RMT student scholarship competition. See galliard.alyssasmusic.ca.April 10, 7:30 pm
AN EVENING WITH SLOAN at Broadway Theatre - See broadwaytheatre.ca.April 10, 8:00 pm
Tuesday April 12
OPEN MIC at Capitol Music ClubApril 12
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.April 12
JORDAN KLASSEN at Amigos - with Megan Bonnell.April 12
THE GABRIELE VALENTI TRIO at Bon TempsApril 12
Wednesday April 13
TERRENCE JACK at Capitol Music ClubApril 13
HIGHWIND at Amigos - with Bonfire and Alone I Walk. April 13
EH440 at The Bassment - presented as part of the Jazz Singer Series. April 13
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 March 31
STEFANIA PIECOWYE & REGINA SEIB at Collector's Choice Art Gallery - Exhibition by gallery artists. March 31
BFA EXHIBITIONS at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Brandon Panasiuk Amy Prive and Floranne St. Amand McLaughlin March 31
DONNA CUTLER: DREAMING OF SPRING at Handmade House - Exhibition of free motion embroidery.March 31
CRYSTAL SKULLS AND PIZZA BOXES at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Mixed media exhibition involving decorated pizza boxes and fiberglass sculptures by Doug Taylor and decorated crystal skulls by Crystal Bendig. March 31
Friday April 1
RECEPTION: WEARABLE ART 2 at Affinity Gallery - Exhibition of clothing and other accoutrements fashioned using traditional craft materials. April 1, 7:00 pm
RECEPTION: BFA EXHIBITIONS at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Brandon Panasiuk Amy Prive and Floranne St. Amand McLaughlin April 1, 7:00 pm
Saturday April 2
RECEPTION: CRYSTAL SKULLS AND PIZZA BOXES at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Mixed media exhibition involving decorated pizza boxes and fiberglass sculptures by Doug Taylor and decorated crystal skulls by Crystal Bendig. April 2, 1:30 pm
RECEPTION: JOANNE LYONS: SHADOW DANCE at Art Placement - Exhibition of graphite on mylar drawings incorporating organic forms in dance-like motion. April 2, 2:00 pm
RECEPTION: JANE A. EVANS: LAND LIGHT AND TREES at Hues Art Supply - Exhibition of intimate mixed media and acrylic landscapes.April 2, 2:00 pm
RECEPTION: CRYSTAL RASSI: STILL LIFE at Rouge Gallery - Exhibition of mixed-media sculptures exploring the environmental and sociological impacts of rural life on the landscape. (Opening reception April 2 from 3-5 p.m. runs until April 16.) April 2, 3:00 pm
Monday April 4
SENIOR PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION at Gordon Snelgrove GalleryApril 4
Wednesday April 6
RECEPTON - ANIMAL EYES at The Eye Gallery - Exhibition of work by students from St. George school. April 6, 2:00 pm
SOUNDS LIKE… A PARTY at Paved Arts - Launch of Saskatoon’s annual audio art festival with performances by Waitress Adolyne Ursa Shirley & the Pyramids and Gerard Weber. $10 advance $15 door.April 6, 8:00 pm