Tag Archives: EPCOR

Together We Fringe: the second annual live Telethon happens Friday

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca Last year about this time, we were still reeling from the woulda/coulda been’s — and the heartbreak that the 39th annual Fringe was cancelled. That was a first. And so was the telethon that The Fringe … Continue reading

Posted in Fringe 2021, News/Views | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Together We Fringe: the second annual live Telethon happens Friday

Rocko and Nakota: star storyteller Josh Languedoc is back for National Indigenous Peoples Day

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca “It sits differently in my body, in my voice,” says Josh Languedoc, musing on his widely travelled solo show Rocko and Nakota: Tales From The Land. “Something has shifted this time around.” It’s been that kind … Continue reading

Posted in Previews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Rocko and Nakota: star storyteller Josh Languedoc is back for National Indigenous Peoples Day

Here’s welcome news: EPCOR boosts Heart + Soul Fund with an additional $1 million`

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca In a devastating year for the city’s performing arts, EPCOR has again stepped up with welcome news and a boost. At a press conference Monday the Edmonton utility announced an additional $1 million infusion to its … Continue reading

Posted in News/Views | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on Here’s welcome news: EPCOR boosts Heart + Soul Fund with an additional $1 million`

2020: the strange year in Edmonton theatre (what just happened here? part 2)

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca 2020 was the year that a beaming singer arrived on the Varscona stage, draped herself in a chair centrestage to deliver a torchy number. And the host (Andrew MacDonald-Smith) calmly strode over and threw a sheet … Continue reading

Posted in Features | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on 2020: the strange year in Edmonton theatre (what just happened here? part 2)

Heart + Soul: EPCOR’s good news for the performing arts

By Liz Nicholls, 12thnight.ca Every theatre company (and performing arts organization) in this live theatre town has sustained a devastating blow in the sudden, and continuing, shutdown of the industry six months ago. In a bleak landscape for live performance, … Continue reading

Posted in News/Views | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Heart + Soul: EPCOR’s good news for the performing arts