First-time novelist Ian Williams honoured with $100K Scotiabank Giller Prize

First-time novelist Ian Williams singled out a special member of the audience as he accepted the $100,000 Scotiabank Giller Prize — Canadian literary icon Margaret Atwood. Williams choked back tears as he took to the stage to receive the honour…

Alberta arts executives recognized at annual Rozsa Awards

The annual Rozsa Awards for excellence in arts management recognize directors and board members who have made significant contributions to Alberta’s art scene. The awards were handed out Monday night in front of a packed crowd in the lobby of…

Liberals pledge $4M in funding for arts and culture in Alberta

A Liberal MP announced a big investment for arts and culture in Alberta as one of the province’s biggest cultural events came to a close in Edmonton. On the last day of the Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival, Edmonton-Centre MP…