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Crook’s Corner

A slice of this week’s arts and entertainment happenings at a glance

Rapping reindeer, singing pigs and a big bad wolf

Tickets are on sale now for the Theatre Kelowna’s adaptation of Paddy Malcolm English’s Big Bad Wolf

Cirque du Soleil returns to the South Okanagan Events Centre

Cirque du Soleil’s Crystal brings their acrobatic production to the ice in Penticton

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      Barenaked Ladies in Vernon
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          Toronto pop-rockers hit the Okanagan

          It’s a sound that blends with the appearance in perfect harmony

          Artist draws inspiration from home

          Local painter John Waite is Nadine’s Fine Art and Frames artist of the month until Christmas

          Mom-com originators take the stage

          Mom’s the Word —Nest 1/2 Empty takes the Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre stage Nov. 8

          Vernon musician ready to rock return of popular TV program

          Nearly two decades ago, Manfred Harter’s popular Shaw Okanagan TV program was taken off the air

          Street Sounds: Abstract art-pop

          MØ’s third album, When I Was Young showcases her talents at self-production and her edgy voice

          • Nov 3rd, 2017

          Reel Reviews: Murderous movies

          We say, “Suburbicon is less finessed than Fargo. Jigsaw is as sick as the last round of games”

          • Nov 3rd, 2017

          Vernon concert honours Second World War veterans

          It has been 72 years since victory was declared and the Second World War ended

          • Nov 2nd, 2017

          Film tells of social media’s darker side

          The Okanagan Screen Arts Society will screen Ingrid Goes West Monday, Nov. 6

          • Nov 2nd, 2017

          New-age twist on classic tale

          Theatre doesn’t require live actors to be entertaining

          Jazz Society offers tribute to women in music

          Mimosa presents Visionaries: A Canada 150 Celebration of Canadian Women Songwriters Nov. 4

          • Oct 31st, 2017

          Lake Country poet releases book

          Sharon Thesen launches her 13th book of poetry, The Receiver, at the Caetani Cultural Centre

          Ballet Kelowna to offer Remembrance Day performance

          Ballet Kelowna is marking their milestone 15th anniversary season

          Depicting the elements

          As long as there has been painters, there has been paintings of nature

          Haunted walk takes road less travelled

          Caravan Farm Theatre’s Walk of Terror offers no reprieve from the horrors that lurk in the dark

          Koyczan eager to be in front of hometown crowd

          Shane Koyczan, world renowned poet and spoken word artist, returns to Penticton

          Book Talk: Terrifying tales

          A great novel transcends the page and form to speak to readers of all persuasions

          • Oct 29th, 2017