Alberta Ballet takes terrifying turn with Frankenstein

Alberta Ballet is putting a modern twist on Mary Shelley’s 200-year-old tale, Frankenstein. “The Frankenstein family’s very rich. They live in West Palm Beach,” explained Jean Grand-Maitre, Alberta Ballet Artistic Director. Related News Grand-Maitre explained the ballet takes place in…

Alice Cooper announces spring tour, ‘Ol’ Black Eyes’ to play Edmonton in April

Posted October 15, 2019 4:56 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Seventy-one-year-old shock rocker Alice Cooper announced Tuesday that he will make several stops in Canada on his spring tour in…

‘They Who Surround Us’ movie filming in Alberta

‘They Who Surround Us’ tells the story of a Ukrainian farmer living in Alberta who loses his wife in a tragic accident, and how grief send him into an emotional spiral. Actors Ali Liebert and Alex Feldman tell us more…

Nancy Hixt’s ‘Crime Beat’ podcast returns to Curiouscast for Season 2

Crime reporter Nancy Hixt returns to the airwaves with the second instalment of her true crime Curiouscast podcast, Crime Beat. Following the huge success of the series’ first season — episodes were downloaded more than 1.3 million times — the…

Elton John gives Calgary boy glasses at Saskatoon concert: ‘My heart just stopped’

A Calgary boy is seeing the world through rose-coloured glasses after a legendary musician gave him the pair he was wearing during a concert last week. At his Saskatoon show on Oct. 1, Elton John noticed 11-year-old Christopher Talbot in…

EIFF 2019: A closer look at ‘El Astronauta’ and ‘The Hour After Westerly’

October 5 2019 1:05pm At the Edmonton International Film Festival on Friday, Todd James interviewed people who worked on the films “El Astronauta” and “The Hour After Westerly.” ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id]…

Popular Calgary haunt ScreamFest to be resurrected at Halloween expo

ScreamFest has been brought back from the dead. The popular Calgary Halloween haunt thought to have died last year has been resurrected as part of HEX, Calgary’s first Halloween and entertainment expo. Related News “It’s a mash-up between ScreamFest and…