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Brandon Sun (Newspaper) - June 29, 2002, Brandon, Manitoba TVSPOTLIGHT country s If it rains and forMbbie Who prefer to the comfort Of Are live celebrity bi ography and fierce The big news this year is mat CBC Television abandoning its long standing tradition of broadcasting live the evening concert from Parliament In its place is an hourlong blend of comedy and an chored in It will be a lighthearted look at Canada from the time of Confederation to says show producer Pam Mc In plans Include a concert in Confederation featur ing Rankin Family alumnus Jimmy folk singer Murray McLauch Celtic singers the Ennis and Torontobased Caribbean percus sionists Muhtadi and the World Drum The show also features live perfor mances from Parliament Hill Juno Awardwinning pop star David Usher and from where native actorsinger Tom Jackson is performing with country star Aman da The stage is a flatcar pulled into the town by a 19thcentury steam McNair wont go so far as to say that the Parliament HUl galas were begin ning to go does admit that having to come up with a newfor mat for the Canada Day show gave her the chance to be a creative in her r s One of thftgreat things about doing a show bring and this is a brating the chal Canada Day Magic of Life celebrates the holiday with a variety comedydocumentary show on the nations symbolized by the Peace Tower The show airs Monday on CBC A driving tage red Mustang cottvtrtible v if you can looking for storiw otf the beaten beaten tfttcfc H i stories from the and the adtow Jonathan Torrens is host of the working the crowd in Confederation While the evening gala may not be on for this CBC is doing its usual noonhour conceit from Hill but it also is a departure from formats past This instead of the usual mix of folksy and youthful performers designed to represent grassroots there is a concert celebrating the past half centu ry of Canadian Why 50 years Because the CBC is 50 years and Adrienne Clarkson who presides over the show is marking a half century of Canadian governors The acts include from the crooners the Four Lads from the folk singersongwriter Buffy Sainte Marie from the Montreals Lady Nanette Workman from the Quebec rockers Offenbach and from the Toronto rapper The show also features the first reunion in almost four decades of the original Travellers folk group best known for the Canadianized version of Woody Guthries This Land Is Your Elsewhere on the dial CTV is rerunning the twohour TV Dr Lucille The Lucille Teas dale starring Marina Orsini and Louis It tells the story of one of Canadas first female The Global Television Network is air ing Canadas Walk of a tribute gala taped May 28 at Torontos Princess of Wales Theatre to honor this years inductees to the Performers include Bruce Cockburn and Paul History TV is running a marathon of biography Canadians wi BM Brandon Sun 53 ;