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Family-Friendly Drop-In Art Studio

Drop by for a special art activity in partnership with Carousel Players. Create your own mosquito puppet inspired by their upcoming play The Incredible Adventures of Mary Jane Mosquito. This is a great opportunity for the whole family to explore art and get creative! Families are encouraged to see the exhibition in our gallery and then get their hands messy working on their own artwork in our studio.

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BOWIE LIVES: A David Bowie Tribute Experience returns by popular demand May 11th Seneca Queen Theatre

BOWIE LIVES returns by popular demand at Seneca Queen Theatre once again May 11th, 2019
8 pm. Bowie Lives is a fantastic presentation featuring multi award-winning vocalist Michael Bell and his band of master musicians as they bring the music of David Bowie back to life while they present hits ranging from the Spiders from Mars to the Scary Monster, Bell conjures the vocal performances and the hits that span 4 decades. After David’s untimely passing in 2016, Bell was approached with offers to pay tribute to the artist once again, that inspired him over the course of his own music recordings and stage career, and he couldn’t resist. “One of the most talented vocalists I’ve ever worked with,” says LA producer Greg Wells (Katy Perry, Aerosmith, Adele). “Do not miss this show….what a talent….young Americans so many lyrics crammed into 2 minutes..watch him nail it.” ~ Theatre Manager Port Perry Town Hall Theatre Nancy Bissett. This band has been making their way through theatres and clubs across Ontario celebrating the music and influence of rock’s most progressive artist, David Bowie. Bowie Lives takes the audience through decades of “sounds and visions.” Don’t delay get your ALL AGES $27.25+ TICKETS by purchasing online at https://ots.sumacpages.com/sumac/sumac_start_new_session.php?package=ticketing4&userfolder=..%2FORG%2Fsenecaqueentheatre&fbclid=IwAR0t7zItk8YeoBpbHs0c-SZSNQiGwq_PJlc vB48eY5DUmw-IcACUTR6cjzd8
or stopping by Seneca Queen Theatre located at 4624 Queen Street Niagara Falls, Ontario. Come DRESSED AS YOUR FAVORITE DAVID BOWIE PERSONA and see/hear what all the talk is all about come May 11th, 2019 at 8 pm! Fans proclaim “Amazing show! A must see for Bowie fans young and old.” http:/thebowielives.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSoOla3HNgw

Photo by Kevin Brazolot.

 

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BOWIE LIVES: A David Bowie Tribute Experience returns by popular demand May 11th Seneca Queen Theatre

IMMEDIATE PRESS RELEASE – for May 11th, 2019 8pm
BOWIE LIVES returns by popular demand at Seneca Queen Theatre once again May 11th, 2019
8 pm. Bowie Lives is a fantastic presentation featuring multi award-winning vocalist Michael Bell and his band of master musicians as they bring the music of David Bowie back to life while they present hits ranging from the Spiders from Mars to the Scary Monster, Bell conjures the vocal performances and the hits that span 4 decades. After David’s untimely passing in 2016, Bell was approached with offers to pay tribute to the artist once again, that inspired him over the course of his own music recordings and stage career, and he couldn’t resist. “One of the most talented vocalists I’ve ever worked with,” says LA producer Greg Wells (Katy Perry, Aerosmith, Adele). “Do not miss this show….what a talent….young Americans so many lyrics crammed into 2 minutes..watch him nail it.” ~ Theatre Manager Port Perry Town Hall Theatre Nancy Bissett. This band has been making their way through theatres and clubs across Ontario celebrating the music and influence of rock’s most progressive artist, David Bowie. Bowie Lives takes the audience through decades of “sounds and visions.” Don’t delay get your ALL AGES $27.25+ TICKETS by purchasing online at https://ots.sumacpages.com/sumac/sumac_start_new_session.php?package=ticketing4&userfolder=..%2FORG%2Fsenecaqueentheatre&fbclid=IwAR0t7zItk8YeoBpbHs0c-SZSNQiGwq_PJlc vB48eY5DUmw-IcACUTR6cjzd8 or call 905 353 9461
or stop by Seneca Queen Theatre located at 4624 Queen Street Niagara Falls, Ontario. Come DRESSED AS YOUR FAVORITE DAVID BOWIE PERSONA and see/hear what all the talk is all about come May 11th, 2019 at 8 pm! Fans proclaim “Amazing show! A must see for Bowie fans young and old.” http:/thebowielives.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSoOla3HNgw

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VR Film Premiere

Be the first to experience the Craigleith Heritage Depot’s new Virtual Reality films! Dive the Mary Ward shipwreck, or walk the edge of the Niagara Escarpment. At the Beaver Valley Community Centre, Thornbury. Tickets are $25 & available at the Blue Mountains Public Library. Music, stories, VR headsets, and cash bar. Proceeds go to future Craigleith Heritage Depot films. Immerse yourself in local wonder!

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Exhibition and Opening Reception-Living Desert: Robert Herman

Opening Reception: Thursday May 2, 7-9 pm
Exhibition: May 1 – June 3, 2019, Tues-Sunday, 11 am – 4 pm
247 Ricardo St., Niagara-on-the-lake, ON
Living Desert features a body of work by Robert Herman which represents a collection of introspective portraits of succulents found in the Coachella Valley of California.
Please join us for the Opening Reception on Thursday May 2, 7-9 p.m.
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Family-Friendly Drop-In Art Studio

Drop by for a special art activity in partnership with Carousel Players. Create your own mosquito puppet inspired by their upcoming play The Incredible Adventures of Mary Jane Mosquito. This is a great opportunity for the whole family to explore art and get creative! Families are encouraged to see the exhibition in our gallery and then get their hands messy working on their own artwork in our studio.

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Live by the Falls presents Honeymoon Suite

Live by the Falls presents Honeymoon Suite on Tuesday, April 9th, at 7:30 p.m. at Scotiabank Convention Centre.

A Canadian hard rock band formed in 1981 in Niagara Falls, their name is a nod to the unofficial honeymoon capital of the world. The opening act will see local rockers Revive the Rose take the Fallsview Theater stage.

Tickets for this Live by the Falls show start at $32 (plus taxes and fees) and are available now.

More information is available at www.fallsconventions.com or 905-357-6222.

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Niagara Pumphouse Celebration Party 2019

A celebration and recognition of key long term Pumphouse volunteers, members, staff and instructors. In honour of the Niagara Pumphouse Arts Centre’s 25th anniversary, certificates recognizing long term volunteers, members, staff and instructors will be awarded. Everyone is welcome to join the Celebration Party for a social afternoon surrounded by art, artists and supporters of the arts.

 

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Exhibitions & Opening Reception: Common Ground: Daniel Pigeon & Julie Ponesse

Opening Reception: Thursday April 4, 7-9 pm
Exhibition: April 2-28, 2019, Tues-Sunday, 11 am Р4 pm
247 Ricardo St., Niagara-on-the-lake, ON

The Niagara Pumphouse is pleased to exhibit Common Ground, featuring a selection of paintings by Daniel Pigeon and Julie Ponesse. Please join us for the Opening Reception on Thursday April 4, 7-9 p.m.

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Robert Bateman Returns to The Gallery Upstairs

This photo of Hedi Nowak, owner of The Gallery Upstairs, and world-famous artist Robert Bateman, was taken by Mike Davis on Bateman’s last visit to the gallery at 3 Mill St. in Milton. This Friday, Oct. 26, between 4 pm and 9 pm, you can meet Bateman at the gallery as he returns to meet
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