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Events: November 2012 Archives

Spin Time - Steve Bruce

SpinTimeSteveBruce.jpgNo one shoots like Gaston, no one writes like Gaston, no one stands up on TV holding mics like Gaston... Our very own Steve Bruce is playing the roll of Gaston in the production of Beauty And The Beast at the Harbourfront Theater in Summerside. He's also our guest Spintime DJ here on Mainstreet.

SteveBruce8x10.jpgSeeds - Hey Rosetta

Saltwater Joys - Buddy Wasisname and the Other Fellers

Barton Hollow - Civil Wars

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Winter's Tale - Susan Gillis and Stephanie Bolster

WintersTalesPoster3.jpgTwo distinguished poets are visiting PEI today. Susan Gillis is a Halifax native who now teaches English in Montreal. She's received high praise for her love poems but her latest collection The Rapids explores the more turbulent passages in our lives. With her today is Stephanie Bolster who teaches writing in Montreal. She's a governor-general's award winner. Her latest book is called A Page from the Wonders of Life on Earth.

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UPEI Wine Tasting Event - Jason Cooke and Wade Lynch

Wine Tasting Event.jpgA group of UPEI students has organized an event for tomorrow night in Summerside - that should help them raise funds and have people raising some glasses. These are faculty of education students who are specializing - and their specialty requires a bit of travel. So they're combining the notion of travel with a global wine tasting opportunity. Jason Cooke is a 2nd year education student. Wade Lynch is the associate artistic director at the Charlottetown Festival and he's also a wine expert.

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