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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 21, 2015, Winnipeg, Manitoba what’sup Bands vs Filmmakers Cinematheque fundraiser featuring bands playing in front of 20- minute films by independent filmmakers. œ West End Cultural Centre May 23, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 20 at WECC, Ticketfly. com Matt Falk A live comedy taping. œ Garrick Centre May 21 7: 30 p. m. Admission $ 5 THURSDAY, MAY 21, 2015 8 œ Getting into Uptown Listings are free but not guaranteed. Please send information at least two weeks prior to date of publication to Linda Mertin, Winnipeg Free Press, 1355 Mountain Ave., Wpg., MB, R2X 3B6, or by fax to 204- 697- 7412 . You can also email Linda at linda. mertin@ freepress. mb. ca or enter your listing online at http:// wfp. to/ events No listings will be accepted over the phone. We also accept high- resolution colour digital photos. TICKET INFORMATION: TICKETMASTER: 1- 855- 985- 5000 www. ticketmaster. ca theatre / arts œ Greg Arcade Local singer- songwriter and his band will play three sets May 23 at Shannon’s Irish Pub starting at 10 p. m. Free. clubs uptown hotticket œ Black River Drifters High- energy Winnipeg- based roots/ folk- rockers are at the Times Change( d) High & Lonesome Club May 21, supporting their recently released debut album, Hearts Gone Cold . Admission is $ 10. concerts Theatre U- 20: A Radio Play by Gary Jarvis Gas Station Arts Centre, May 21, 7 p. m. Tickets $ 12 at 204- 284- 9477. The Addams Family: A New Musical RMTC Warehouse, 8 p. m., to May 22. Tickets $ 25 and $ 35 at 204- 942- 6537. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs 285 Pembina Hwy., May 21- 22, 7 p. m.; May 23- 24, 2 p. m. Tickets at 204- 415- 2714. Miss n Me Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, 400 Colony St., May 21- 23 and May 26- 30, 8 p. m.; May 31, 2 p. m. Sarasvati Productions. Tickets $ 15 and $ 20 at 204- 586- 2236. Jersey Boys Centennial Concert Hall, May 26- 31. Tuesday through Saturday, 8 p. m.; Saturday and Sunday 2 p. m. matinees; Sunday 7: 30 p. m. Tickets $ 49-$ 128 at Ticketmaster. Once Upon a Time in Graceland Celebrations Dinner Theatre, to May 30. Wednesday to Saturday, 6: 15 p. m.; Sunday 5 p. m. Tickets $ 30.95-$ 69.95 at 204- 982- 8282. Dance La Bayadère Royal Winnipeg Ballet, Royal MTC, May 21- 23, 7: 30 p. m. with 2 p. m. matinee May 23. Tickets $ 25-$ 30 at 204- 956- 0183, rwb. org. Bill Evans, 75 Gas Station Theatre, May 23, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 15 and $ 20 at gearshifting. org. Out and About Knox Indoor Food Market Knox United Church, 400 Edmonton St., 11 a. m. - 2 p. m. Prepared ready- to- eat ethnic foods, baked goods, free coffee. Table for 1201 Esplanade Riel pedestrian bridge, May 23, 7- 9 p. m. Sold out. Asian Canadian Festival The Forks, under the canopy, May 23- 24, 1- 5 p. m. Cultural performances and demonstrations, drum festival. Shrine Circus Red River Exhibition Park, May 24, 12 p. m., 3: 30 p. m. and 7 p. m. Tickets $ 13 at Safeway, $ 15 at the gate. Jewish Film Festival Berney Theatre, Rady JCC, 123 Doncaster St., May 26- June 6. Tickets $ 8.50 and $ 10.50 at 204- 477- 7510, radyjcc. com. Comedy Todd Barry Park Theatre, May 21, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 22 at myparktheatre. com, Ticketfly. Matt Falk Garrick Centre, May 21, 7: 30 p. m. Live taping. Admission $ 5. The Kids in the Hall Burton Cummings Theatre, May 22, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 39.50-$ 79.50 at Ticketmaster. Klownz Comedy Bar Club Regent Event Centre, May 22, 7: 30 p. m. Tickets $ 45-$ 75 at 204- 963- 7868. Laughs With Luba Manitoba Theatre for Young People, Many 24, 2 p. m. An afternoon with Canadian Air Farce comedian. Bill Dwyer Rumor’s Comedy Club, to May 30. Showtimes: Tuesday- Thursday, 8 p. m.; Friday, 7: 45 and 10: 30 p. m.; Saturday 7: 15 and 10 p. m. Tickets $ 12-$ 20 at 204- 488- 4520. Big Daddy Tazz Park Theatre, May 27, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 25 at Ticketfly. LFC Laughs and Snacks fundraiser. Comedy Wednesdays Jekyll and Hyde’s, 437 Stradbrook Ave., Wednesdays, 9: 30 p. m. Literary Alix Sobler McNally Robinson, May 21, 7: 30 p. m. Launch of The Secret Annex . Jane Urquhart McNally Robinson, May 22, 7 p. m. Signing The Night Stages . Jodi Carmichael McNally Robinson, May 23, 2 p. m. Signing Forever Julia: A Novel. Pat Hirst McNally Robinson, May 23, 7 p. m. Launch of In a Perfect World: Interpersonal Skills for Life . Anita Daher McNally Robinson, May 24, 2 p. m. Launch of Wonder Horse . Patti Grayson McNally Robinson, May 25, 7 p. m. Launch of Ghost Most Foul . Debbie Okun Hill McNally Robinson, May 25, 7: 30 p. m. Poetry reading and launch of Trophies. Philip Slayton McNally Robinson, May 26, 7 p. m. Launch of Mayors Gone Bad . Angie Abdou & Andy Sinclair McNally Robinson, May 26, 7: 30 p. m. Reading and discussion of Abdou’s Between and Sinclair’s Breathing Lessons. Keith Cadieux, Chadwick Ginther & Corey Redekop McNally Robinson, May 27, 7: 30 p. m. Launch of The Exile Book of New Canadian Noir. Museums Canadian Museum for Human Rights ( 85 Israel Asper Way) 10 a. m.- 5 p. m. Tuesday; 10 a. m.- 9 p. m. Wednesday.; 10 a. m.- 5 p. m. Thursday to Sunday; $ 8 to $ 15; humanrights. ca. Free admission from 5- 9 p. m. first Wednesday of every month. Charleswood Historical Museum ( 5006 Roblin Blvd.) Hours: 2- 4 p. m. Saturdays; wheelchair accessible. Free. History of area dating back over 100 years. Fire Fighters Museum of Winnipeg ( 56 Maple St.) Hours: 9 a. m.- 5 p. m. Tuesday; 9 a. m.- 5 p. m. Saturday and Sunday. Admission: $ 1.50 to $ 3. Le Musée de Saint- Boniface Museum ( 494 Taché Ave.) Hours: 10 a. m.- 4 p. m. Monday to Friday; noon- 4 p. m. Saturday. Admission: $ 4 to $ 6, or family $ 15. Manitoba Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum ( 111C Gilmour St., Morden) Hours: 8 a. m- 9 p. m. daily. Free. Manitoba Children’s Museum ( 45 Forks Market Rd.) Twelve permanent galleries. Hours: Sunday to Thursday, 9: 30 a. m.- 4: 30 p. m.; Friday and Saturday, 9: 30 a. m.- 6 p. m. Manitoba Electrical Museum and Education Centre ( 680 Harrow St.) Monday- Thursday, 1- 4 p. m. Free; 204- 360- 7905 for group tours. Manitoba Museum and Planetarium ( 190 Rupert Ave.) Museum hours: Tues.- Fri., 10 a. m. - 4 p. m.; Sat.- Sun. and holidays, 11 a. m.- 5 p. m. Oseredok Ukrainian Cultural and Educational Centre ( 184 Alexander Ave. East) Monday to Saturday 10 a. m.- 4 p. m. Free admission. Ukrainian Museum of Canada, Manitoba ( 1175 Main St.) Hours: 10 a. m.- 4 p. m. Monday to Friday. Admission $ 1. Winnipeg Railway Museum ( Via Rail, 123 Main St.) Monday and Thursday, 10 a. m.- 2 p. m. Saturday and Sunday, 11 a. m.- 4 p. m. The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada ( Hangar T- 2, 958 Ferry Rd., 204- 786- 5503) Hours: Monday- Friday, 9: 30 a. m.- 4: 30 p. m.; Saturday, 10 a. m.- 5 p. m.; Sunday, 12- 5 p. m. www. wcam. mb. ca. Galleries Aceart Inc. ( 2- 290 McDermot Ave.) Until June 11: Emily Hermant, Spatial Drawings. Actual Contemporary ( 300 Ross Ave.) Until June 6: leoht by Alison Norlen. Buhler Gallery ( St. Boniface Hospital, 409 Tache Ave.) Until June 15: Rejuvenation : SBH juried exhibition. CCFM ( 340 Provencher Blvd.) Until July 31: Divergences by Roger LaFreniere and Douglas Smith. Cre8ery ( 125 Adalaide St.) May 22- June 2: Jess Stacey and friends: 99 Bottles and Deer on the Walls . Fort Garry Hotel ( 222 Broadway) New installations by 24 Winnipeg artists. Grollé Fine Art Studio 24 ( Fort Garry Place, 81 Garry St.) Until May 28, solo show, collected works by artistic photographer Bruno Wojnicz. Gurevich Fine Art ( 62 Albert St.) Until May 30: Tom Lovatt’s In the Palace of the Planet Queen . MAWA ( 611 Main St.) Until May 22: What’s For Supper , Artist Mothers’ group exhibit. MHC Gallery ( 600 Shaftesbury Blvd.) Until June 20: A Place in the Kingdom , by Lynda Toews; Judy Paschalis, series of small quilts depicting the life of a Kansas farm woman; Annie Janzen exhibits in jars artifacts from her life. Pavilion Gallery Museum ( Assiniboine Park) Until May 29: Emerging Canadian Artists , works from the Glenlawn Collegiate Visual Arts Program. The Plaza ( 60 Main St., Winnipeg Beach) May 21 - June 30: Art Scape Fine Art/ Fine Craft pop- up gallery. Soul Gallery Inc. ( 163 Clare Ave., 204- 781- 8259) By appointment, art gallery in a home offers selection of contemporary fine art. Studio Central ( 444 Kennedy St.) Until May 29: Man- Up Against Suicide : photo exhibit . Wayne Arthur Gallery ( 186 Provencher Blvd., 204- 477- 5249) Until June 3: Surprised by Joy : Photographs by Laurie Harper- Winning. Winnipeg Art Gallery ( 300 Memorial Blvd.) Wanda Koop: A View from Here , until May 31; L. L. FitzGerald’s I mpressionist Decade, 1910- 1920 , to June 7; Elisapee Ishulutaq , June 14; Olympus: The Greco- Roman Collections of Berlin . Coming Soon Martin Short Club Regent Event Centre, May 29, 8 p. m. Sold out. Selo Ukrainian Dancers Pantages Playhouse Theatre, May 30, 6: 30 p. m. Tickets $ 15 at 204- 444- 4768. Teddy Bear’s Picnic Assiniboine Park, May 31, 9 a. m. - 5 p. m. Free. RWB: Dance School Spring Concert Pantages Playhouse Theatre, May 31, 3 p. m. Tickets $ 25 at 204- 956- 0183, box office. Winnipeg International Children’s Festival: Kidsfest The Forks, June 4- 7, visit kidsfest. ca, 204- 958- 4730. It’s a Weeknight Live! Sketch Comedy West End Cultural Centre, June 4, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 15 at WECC, Ticketfly. The Beachcomber ( 1 Forks Market Rd.) May 21: Patio Party, Nathan Zahn, Rick Logic Bistro 925 ( 9- 925 Headmaster Row) May 23: Sean Burns The Cavern ( 112 Osborne St.) May 22: The Fantastic, MK Ultraviolence, Kill Your Darlings May 23: Black Cloud, Odannah, Surprise Party May 24: Open Mike Standup Comedy May 25: Karaoke May 26: Soul Night with the Solutions May 27: Andrew Neville and the Poor Choices Centre culturel franco- manitobain ( 340 Provencher Blvd.) May 26: Mardi Jazz with Keith Price Cowboys ( 1034 Elizabeth Rd.) May 23: Past the Perimeter Fionn MacCool’s Irish Pub ( 1582 Regent Ave. W) May 21: Chris Froome May 22- 23: Frannie Klein Every Monday: Karaoke Every Tuesday: Open Mike with Chris Froome Fox and Fiddle ( 456 Main St.) Wednesdays: Soul Night with DJ Dow Jones Thursdays: Nazeem & Garrett Garrick Hotel ( 287 Garry St.) May 23: 50 Shades of EBM May 26: Gary G & Friends Every Tuesday: Bring Your Own Vinyl Night Gasthaus Gutenberger ( 2583 Portage Ave.) May 23: Anne- Marie Williot The Good Will Social Club ( 625 Portage Ave.) May 22: On & On, the Happy Unfortunate, Sapphire Empire, Super Tough Work, We Are the Gremlins, Nereo III, Selci Wind May 23: Left of Centre, Bastard Poetry The Handsome Daughter ( 61 Sherbrook St.) May 21: Alanadale, Eagle Lake Owls, the Apple Bastards May 22: Ghost Twin, Orphan Mothers, Joanne Pollock Jeffrey’s Lounge ( 1420 Henderson Hwy.) Every Wednesday: Dance Party King’s Head Pub & Eatery ( 120 King St.) May 22: Rubber Soul May 23: The Fl! pcats, Mike J. T. Melnyk Every Sunday: All the Kings Men Le Garage Cafe ( 166 Provencher Blvd.) May 22: Tin Can Bandits Lincoln ( 1030 McPhillips St.) May 22- 23: X- 1 Maw’s Beer Hall ( 291 Bannatyne Ave.) May 21: Jorge Requena May 22: DK and the Shakedown May 26: Katie Murphy Marion Hotel ( 393 Marion St.) May 22- 23: Crackin Foxy May 24: Geoff Erickson Mirrors ( Assiniboine Gordon Inn, 1975 Portage Ave.) May 22- 23: Jukebox Heroes Mona Lisa ( 1697 Corydon Ave.) May 21: Russell Lee New Cavalier Inn ( 1650 Regent Ave W.) May 22: Barry G Player Nor Villa Hotel ( 1763 Henderson Hwy.) Every Wednesday: ’ 90s Dance Party The Norwood Hotel ( 112 Marion St.) May 22- 23: The Service Palomino ( 1133 Portage Ave.) May 21: X- 1 May 22- 23: Marc Labossiere Palm Lounge ( Fort Garry Hotel) May 21: Grant Leutschaft May 22: Carter Graham, Helen White Trio May 23: Jonathan Alexiuck, Helen White Trio May 24: Merv Mauthe May 25: Mark Harrell May 26: Rick Boughton May 27: Allan Andrusco Pandora Inn ( 103 Bond St.) May 23: Purple City Park Theatre ( 698 Osborne St.) May 26: Spicy Mojo Pony Corral Grant Park ( Downtown) Every Tuesday: Karaoke with Courtney Parker Pony Corral Grant Park ( Grant Park at Wilton) Every Friday and Saturday: Pony Corral House Band Pony Pier 7 ( 1700 Pembina Hwy.) Every Thursday to Saturday: Pepe Cortes Every Friday & Saturday: DJ James Falk Pony Corral ( Nairn Ave.) Every Thursday: Karaoke with Courtney Parker Prairie Ink ( McNally Robinson Grant Park) May 22: Brian Chipney, Tim Cummings Trio May 23: Nightfall The Purple Room ( Frame Gallery, 318 Ross Ave.) May 21: Sketch Night May 22: The Faceplants May 24: Absent Sound, Chorus of Vs., Black Cloud, Penny Raygu May 25: Caravan Open Mic May 26: Sea Perry Pyramid Cabaret ( 176 Fort St.) May 22: Red River Tour May 23: Nathan Zahn, Chris Komus, Manalogue Lotek May 27: The Boom Booms Rockwood Anavets ( 341 Wilton St.) May 22- 23: Bryan James Band Royal George Hotel ( 123 Regent Ave. W.) Every Thursday: Shandra Levereault & Slow Motion Walter Saffrons Restaurant & Lounge ( 681 Corydon Ave.) Fridays and Saturdays: Karaoke with Jacqui Fox Shannon’s Irish Pub ( 175 Carlton St.) May 23: Greg Arcade Smith Restaurant ( 75 Forks Market Rd.) May 22- 23: Pale Ryders Silver Spike ( 202 Bond St.) May 22- 23: Fleshtone Rockets Tap n Table ( 2609 Portage Ave.) Every Thursday: Curtis Newton Times Change( d) High & Lonesome Club ( Main St. & St. Mary Ave.) May 21: Black River Drifters May 23: Kipp Kocay Every Sunday: Big Dave McLean Union Sound Hall ( 110 Market Ave.) May 22: Together Vodka Rocks ( 1875 Pembina Hwy.) May 22- 23: The Blast Caps May 27: Lip Off 2015 Wee Johnny’s Irish Pub ( 177 McDermot Ave.) Every Saturday: Byrne Fiddler Windsor Hotel ( 187 Garry St.) May 22: Solhounds, Electric Soul Orchestra, the Apple Bastards May 23: The Throbtones, Mike Melnyk Every Tuesday: Workin’ Man Blues Jam Voices Ink Sam’s Place, May 21, 7: 30 p. m. Free. Amber Epp Centre culturel franco- manitobain, May 22, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 12 at Music Trader. Wynford Sound Sam’s Place, May 22, 7: 30 p. m. Admission $ 5. WSO: Dancing With the Stars Centennial Concert Hall, May 22- 23, 8 p. m.; May 24, 2 p. m. Tickets $ 40-$ 104 at 204- 949- 3999, Ticketmaster. Red Ride Tour 2015 Pyramid Cabaret, May 22, 9 p. m. With Derek Miller, Kristi Lane Sinclair, Cris Derksen, Sonia Eidse. Tickets $ 10. Skydiggers West End Cultural Centre, May 22, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 33 and $ 38 at the WECC, Ticketfly. Ministers of Cool Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, May 23, 8: 30 p. m. Performing hits of the band Chicago. Tickets $ 30 at 204 594- 9494. Bands vs. Filmmakers V West End Cultural Centre, May 23, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 20 at WECC, Ticketfly, Cinematheque. Tommy Emmanuel CGP/ Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo Garrick Centre, May 23, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 48 at Ticketfly. Tim Barlow and Few Who Do Sam’s Place, May 23, 7: 30 p. m. Admission $ 5. Assiniboine Chapter of Sweet Adelines Park Theatre, May 24, 7: 30 p. m. Hello Broadway. Tickets $ 25 at 204- 256- 9519, 204- 837- 4767. Fundraising Concert and Faspa Mennonite Heritage Village, May 24, 2: 30 p. m. With the Sisters of the Holy Rock. Admission $ 20. Oh My Darling West End Cultural Centre, May 24. Tickets $ 15 at WECC, Ticketfly. Renaissance Voices: A Garden of Song Young United Church, May 24, 3 p. m. Tickets $ 15 and $ 25 at renaissancevoices. ca. Seniors’ Choral Society Spring Concert St. John’s Anglican Cathedral, May 24, 2: 30 p. m. Admission $ 15. Syd and the Kid University of Winnipeg, May 24, 3 p. m. Tickets $ 20 at 204- 988- 7650 or mcma. ca. Benefit concert for inner city outreach program. Great Lake Swimmers West End Cultural Centre, May 25, 8 p. m. With the Weather Station Tickets $ 25 at WECC, Winnipeg Folk Festival Music store. Jesse Cook Burton Cummings Theatre, May 27, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 38-$ 58 at Ticketmaster. Raine Hamilton West End Cultural Centre, May 27, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 15 at Eventbrite. The Chumbleys Sam’s Place, May 27, 7: 30 p. m. Free. Reverend Horton Heat Pyramid Cabaret, May 29, 9 p. m. With Nekromantix and the Brains. Tickets $ 29.40 at Ticketmaster. Westshore Singers Riverton- Hnausa Lutheran Church, Gimli, May 29, 7: 30 p. m.; Gimli Lutheran Church, Gimli, May 31, 2: 30 p. m. and June 1, 7: 30 p. m. Tickets $ 10 and $ 12 Tergesen’s Store, 204- 378- 2207. Prairie Kitchen Party West End Cultural Centre, May 30, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 15 at WECC, Ticketfly. Onelife The Stone, 505 Oakview Ave. May 30, 8 p. m. With Butterfly State. Tickets $ 10 at eventful. com. Milo Greene Pyramid Cabaret, May 30, 8 p. m. With Hey Marseilles. Tickets $ 20 at Unionevents. com, Ticketfly. The Oak Ridge Boys Club Regent Event Centre, May 30, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 38-$ 62 at Ticketmaster. Harlequin The Oak, Canad Inns, May 30. Tickets $ 12 at 204- 694- 7469. Johnny Cash Tribute Lion’s Community Centre, 5 Keith Cosens Dr., Stonewall, May 30, 7 p. m. Tickets $ 15 at 204- 467- 2582. Esprit de Choeur Women’s Choir Churchill Park United Church, May 31, 4 p. m. Tickets $ 20. 2 Flutes + Organ 525 Wardlaw Ave., May 31, 7 p. m. Donations. Music at the Millennium Millennium Centre, June 2, 12 p. m., Simon MacDonald and Donna Laube, violin and piano. Free. Whitney Rose West End Cultural Centre, June 2, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 10 at WECC, Ticketfly. Winnipeg Chamber Music Society: Mozart and More Winnipeg Art Gallery, June 2, 7: 30 p. m.; June 4, 7: 30 p. m. Tickets $ 10 and $ 25 at 204- 949- 3999. Manitoba Chamber Orchestra Westminster United Church, June 3, 7: 30 p. m., With Anne Manson, conductor; Jan Lisiecki, piano Janacek, Mozart. Tickets $ 10-$ 30 at 204- 783- 7377. Apocalyptica Garrick Centre, June 4, 7 p. m. With Art of Dying. Tickets $ 33.50 at Unionevents. com, Ticketfly, Music Trader. The Manitoba Classical Guitar Duo Manitoba Museum, Planetarium Auditorium, June 6, 8 p. m. Michael Daher and Skender Sefa. Tickets $ 10-$ 20 at 204- 667- 5250. Kim Mitchell The Oak, Canad Inns Transcona, June 6. Tickets $ 30 at 204- 694- 7469, front desk. International Cello Festival of Canada/ Agassiz Chamber Music Festival Eckhardt- Gramatté Hall, U of W, June 6- 12. Tickets and schedule at agassizfestival. com. Imagine Dragons MTS Centre, June 8, 7: 30 p. m. With Metric. Tickets $ 29.50-$ 69.50 at Ticketmaster. Fred & Toody West End Cultural Centre, June 9, 8 p. m. Tickets $ 17 at WECC, Ticketfly. Purity Ring Garrick Centre, June 10, 7 p. m. Tickets $ 22.50-$ 25 at Ticketfly. 5 ters ketfly. m. entbrite. he .; CC, kets Katie Murphy

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