Country artist up next for arts council

Chris Henderson, one of the busiest touring acts in Canadian country music, will be in Kindersley on Jan. 12 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre

Country artist up next for arts councilKenneth Brown of The Clarion A Saskatchewan-born country music artist is the next performer in the arts council’s Stars for Saskatchewan series. Chris Henderson, who was born in Estevan, has become one of the busiest touring acts in Canadian country music. He will be in Kindersley on Jan. 12 to perform at the Norman Ritchie…

Great music and, of course, great dessert

Kindersley Composite School band concert was held on Dec. 20

Great music and, of course, great dessertThe Kindersley Composite School band concert was held on Dec. 20 and those in attendance were witness to a phenomenal exhibit of musicality as the band played everything from Christmas music to Canada’s second national anthem: the Hockey Night in Canada theme. Shown here are the junior and senior bands – both led by Colleen…

A spectacular Christmas Spectacular!

The musical Christmas Spectacular: What Christmas Means to Me proved to be a fantastic trip down memory lane

A spectacular Christmas Spectacular!Dahling Productions presented the musical, ‘Christmas Spectacular: What Christmas means to me.’ in four performances over the weekend. Richelle Ortman, owner of Dahling Productions, said the inspiration came from the Christmas Spectacular production at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. The play had a cast of about 50 people and featured many fantastic…

NRCC fundraiser a big hit with supporters

Name That Tune concept proves to be plenty of fun – and a great way to raise money for the centre’s new kitchen

NRCC fundraiser a big hit with supportersKenneth Brown of The Clarion Last weekend’s Name That Tune fundraiser for the Norman Ritchie Community Centre (NRCC) helped give new meaning to the idea of crowd participation. The sold-out fundraiser on Dec. 9 at the NRCC was presented by NRC Management Inc., the centre’s community-based management board. The evening’s entertainment was provided by Danceland…

Stage production aims to share Christmas spirit

Christmas Spectacular runs on Dec. 15 at 7 p.m., on Dec. 16 at 2 and 7 p.m., and on Dec. 17 at 4 p.m.

Stage production aims to share Christmas spiritKenneth Brown of The Clarion The meaning of Christmas takes centre stage when Dahling Productions presents its fifth annual Christmas extravaganza to Kindersley audiences. Dahling Productions, a local theatre company operated by Richelle Ortman, has been doing an annual Christmas production since 2013. The company’s history of presentations continues with an original musical titled Christmas…

Musical knowledge to be tested at fundraiser

Name That Tune event in aid of the Norman Ritchie Community Centre upgrades

Musical knowledge to be tested at fundraiserKenneth Brown of The Clarion People attending a new fundraiser in December will compete in a friendly game of Name That Tune, with prizes up for grabs. The contest takes place on Saturday Dec. 9 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre starting at 7 p.m. The event is being presented by NRC Management Inc., a…

It’s another musical Christmas

Two events in Kindersley over the next two Sundays will get you in the festive spirit

It’s another musical ChristmasClarion staff Two events over the next two Sundays will get you in the Christmas spirit. The annual Kindersley Christmas Carol Festival, sponsored by the Kindersley and District Music Festival Association, will be held this Sunday at 7 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Church. Organizer Glenda Giles said there will be about 22 musical numbers…

Celtic rock band to perform at arts council fundraiser Saturday

The organization is raising money for a new community performing arts centre in Kindersley

Celtic rock band to perform at arts council fundraiser SaturdayKenneth Brown of The Clarion A Celtic rock band from Edmonton will perform in Kindersley this weekend in a concert to raise money for a future performing arts venue. The Derina Harvey Band will perform on Nov. 25 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre starting at 8 p.m. The concert is being presented by the…

High-energy folk rock band up next in arts council series

Union Duke, a quintet from Toronto, is known for its explosive live show that mixes rock, folk, country and bluegrass

High-energy folk rock band up next in arts council series  Kenneth Brown of The Clarion An energetic folk rock band from Ontario will perform in Kindersley on Monday night. Union Duke, a quintet from Toronto, is known for its explosive live show. The band’s literature says sweat flies and floorboards tremble when Union Duke performs its blend of soulful independent rock mixed with bluegrass…