When we sat down with Richard Beland for this episode of Spotlight, it wasn’t for the first time.
Two talented and well-known Sarnia producers are planning what’s being billed as an inspirational evening of live music and dance the Imperial Theatre, with proceeds going to support the therapeutic recreation program at Pathways Health Centre for Children.
“Some people get together once a week to play bridge. We get together on Monday afternoons to play music,” says Mike McCann, for whom the band [email protected] is named.
It all began in the summer of 1984 when a band from Newmarket, Ontario called Tokyo spent two evenings opening for Boy George and Culture Club at Toronto’s Maple Leaf Gardens.
If you love Canadian music, then be in Grand Bend on Wednesday, August 15.
Everyone loves The Beatles music, but how about Herman’s Hermits, Tom Jones, Petula Clark, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Procal Harum, The Who, Van Morrison, Rod Stewart, Gerry & The Pacemakers, Lulu, Eric Clapton, Shirley Bassey, The Animals, Spencer Davis Group, Donovan, The Seekers, Cilla Black, Peter & Gordon, Mary Hopkin, Elton John, The Kinks, The Troggs, The Hollies, Manfred Mann, Freddie Mercury & Queen, Joe Cocker, Elvis Costello, STING, George Michael, Annie Lennox, or Adele, just to name a few?
For several thousand music lovers, the excitement that is Bluewater Borderfest begins tonight (Thursday) in Centennial Park, the renewed facility that may bring back memories of Bayfest, a past festival that ended its run after several years of success.
The official first day of Spring arrived this week and it seems like the weather is finally listening.
Jaunty jigs, rollicking reels, and lots of foot-stomping fun will be on the programme for the International Symphony Orchestra’s upcoming January Extravaganza, “Fiddles and Kilts.” Performances will take place Friday, January 19th, 7:30 p.m., McMorran Theatre, Port Huron, and Sunday, January 21st, 2:30 p.m., Imperial Theatre, Sarnia.
On Saturday, December 9, the Sarnia Library Theatre will play host to the third annual “It’s Great to Be Home” concert.