John Williams’ brilliance exalted in weekend Star Wars ESO concerts at Winspear

Darth Vader will not be conducting the ESO this weekend. supplied For its Music of Star Wars concerts Friday and Saturday at Winspear, the ESO made a bold choice: the orchestra is playing those cosmically familiar scores in historical-chronological order,…

Three to See Sat., Dec. 7: Print Affair, Abbey Road Deconstructed and Winnie Brave

Billie Zizi plays SNAP’s Print Affair Saturday. supplied Print Affair: Déjà Vu: This is mighty SNAP’s mightiest fundraiser of the year and final party at its corner-splitting, long-loved Jasper Avenue location. This year’s event includes Billie Zizi’s music, surrealist Polaroid…

Eight years of Interstellar Rodeo at Hawrelak was Edmonton’s awesome luck

The incomparable Courtney Barnett closed up Interstellar Rodeo 2018. Fish Griwkowsky / Postmedia In our current regional zeitgeist of retraction and loss, word that Interstellar Rodeo has ridden off into the cosmos is a blow to Edmonton’s cultural identity — but…