Saskatoon & Area

Spring Song

The Saskatoon Children's Choir is back at it again.

The award winning group of youngsters has prepared a show full of choral folk music from Canada and around the world.

This choir has earned an international reputation for its performance skills and you can see the show live.

United In Song will be performed Friday night at Third Avenue United Church in Saskatoon.

saskatoonchildrenschoir.org

Hi-Tech Exhibitor

The worlds of technology and art combine in a new exhibit opening at the Mendel Art Gallery this weekend. 

Thauberger Painting

Mack's Garage by David Thauberger, 1991. Thauberger is known for his depictions of small town Saskatchewan.

David Thauberger: Road Trips & Other Diversions is a full overview of the Regina artist's work.

Thauberger's work focuses on the architecture and scenery right here on the prairies.

And a cool feature for this show is how digitally connected it is.

There's a free app you can download that will let you watch videos and learn more about the artwork as you explore the

gallery.

The installation opens Friday at the Mendel Art Gallery and runs until June 15th.

mendel.ca

Childhood Favourites

It's safe to say that many generations have been touched by the storytelling magic of Robert Munsch

Wide Open Theatre

The puppets are ready to roll with another string of Robert Munsch classics at The Refinery this weekend. (wideopen.ca)

Loud, adventurous kids exploring and sometimes, fixing the world around them.

The retelling of these stories has become the lifeblood of Wide Open Children's Theatre and its puppet productions.

This is their 10th production of Robert Munsch stories.

This weekend and next the puppets are celebrating tales like Angela's Airplane and 50 Below Zero.

You can see Magical Munsch at The Refinery until April 21st.

wideopen.ca

Regina & Area

Girl Power

It's all about the ladies this weekend on one stage in the Queen City. 

Sarah Farthing

Sarah Farthing just one of the emerging female artists featured this weekend at the Creative City Centre. (sarahfarthing.com)

The Creative City Centre is focusing squarely on emerging women on the Canadian music scene.

Shows kick off Saturday with Saskatoon's Sarah Farthing. 

Farthing has been hard at work in the recording studio the last few months and now we get to hear how it all turned out.

She'll be debuting the new tracks at this show.

On Sunday, Megan Nash, Fern & Mary Caroline take over the microphones. 

This will be in a songwriter circle format where the musicians will tell stories behind the music and then play for you.

The music happens this weekend at the Creative City Centre.

creativecitycentre.ca

Vroom!

They're back to get your motor running. The Majestics Car Club is holding it's 48th annual car show this weekend in  

Majestics Car Show

Mark's 1965 Ford is one of the classic cars that will be showcased at the Majestics Car Show this weekend. (majesticscarclub.com)

​ Regina.

The club was started by 5 local high school students in 1962. 

It celebrates cars in all their hot rod glory. More than 200 vehicles will be on display and its a judged, competitive event.

More than $8000 in trophies and cash award will be given out. 

This year there will be a special appearances by Danny and Kevin from the American reality series Counting Cars.

The Majestics Car Show is Saturday and Sunday at Evraz Place.

Salut Mes Amis

Help support the Fransaskois

Saskatchewan's French community is gathering to celebrate its own and raise a little money.

Francothon is the annual fundraiser campaign and in Regina you can see it live. 

There will be a kitchen party with fiddlers and performances by artists like Annette Campagne, Indigo Joseph and Mourice Drouin.

Rwandan dancers and acrobatics by Cirque nova will also take the stage for this circus themed event.

Everyone is welcome to the Broadcast Centre to see the show live. 

The doors open at 5pm.

ici.radio-canada.ca/saskatchewan

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