The Schumann Letters

The Schumann Letters

Posted by on Jan 30, 2011 in Music | 0 comments

German composer Robert Schumann fell in love with a young virtuoso pianist Clara Wieck. Despite adamant opposition from her father throughout their courtship, the couple sought legal consent and were wed in 1840. During this time, thousands of letters were written between them which provide the inspiration for this music-as-theatre performance. A new musical concept, The Schumann Letters has been enticing audiences with a unique combination of storytelling, piano music...

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Show of the Century

Show of the Century

Posted by on Jan 21, 2011 in Theatre | 0 comments

Pandora Players, Chautauqua Performing Arts Council, and Creative Campus join forces writing, and production of this live stage performance. It will be a fun filled, factual and fashionable walk through history about the dreams and accomplishments of starting a new town called Edson. Performing for you 4 shows between January 20th – 22nd.   Tickets for The Show of the Century and all Chautauqua shows available at Thymes Two, Freezen Hot Music, the Red Brick...

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Sultans of String

Sultans of String

Posted by on Jan 14, 2011 in Music | 0 comments

2010 JUNO Award nominees and “Canada’s ambassadors of musical diversity” Sultans of String thrill their audiences with their global sonic tapestry of Spanish Flamenco, Arabic folk, Cuban rhythms, and French Manouche Gypsy-jazz, celebrating musical fusion and human creativity with warmth and virtuosity. Fiery violin dances with rumba-flamenco guitar while a funk bass lays down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic strings meet with electronic wizardry to create layers and depth...

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