BUZZon.com
Submit Event

From the Noticeboard

Rising Youth Grants

Rising Youth Community Service Grants empower young people ages 15–30 to imagine ideas that can su [ ... ]

Let’s Talk About Cycling

The City of Charlottetown will set up the third “Let’s Talk About Cycling” pop-up during Park( [ ... ]

Druet
, 
Paul

Druet
, 
Paul

Making the Confed Centre Shine
Profile by Sean McQuaid

Paul Druet, clad in shorts and seated in the grass with a good book, looks and sounds as contented as the proverbial clam when asked about his work as head of the Confederation Centre's lighting department.

"I'm one of those rare people who really enjoys what he does," he says. There's always new pieces, new faces, new events. You don't
read more ››

Bordeaux, Joscelynne

Bordeaux, Joscelynne

Unearthly Presence
Profile by Sean McQuaid

If all the world's a stage, the world may very well be Joscelynne Bordeaux's oyster this year: the Island actress is appearing at the Victoria Playhouse in both The Odd Couple and Norm Foster's Melville Boys this summer, and her recent credits are a cross-section of PEI theatre- she understudied the role of Valency in Theatre P.E.I.'s most recent
read more ››

Pratt
, Mary

Pratt
, Mary

The Picture Painter

Profile by Sean McQuaid

In person, Canadian painter Mary Pratt comes across as a whimsically wise artistic matriarch, her delight in both art and life undimmed by her extensive experiences with both. Best known as a sort of photo-realist, Pratt not only captures life but transforms it, seeing the wondrous, the absurd, and sometimes even the horrific within the mundane.
read more ››

Reddin, Peggy

Reddin, Peggy

Creative Team of Two
Profile by P. Richards

We have often heard the saying "go into business with a friend and kiss the friendship goodbye." The success of dance umbrella has proved the opposite to be true. Peggy Reddin and Julia Sauvé were not close friends when they decided, in 1986, to become business partners and start a dance school. Julia's experience was in modern dance and Peggy's
read more ››

Sauvé, Julia

Sauvé, Julia

Creative Team of Two
Profile by P. Richards

We have often heard the saying "go into business with a friend and kiss the friendship goodbye." The success of dance umbrella has proved the opposite to be true. Peggy Reddin and Julia Sauvé were not close friends when they decided, in 1986, to become business partners and start a dance school. Julia's experience was in modern dance and Peggy's
read more ››

Garand, Greg

Garand, Greg

Painter from Life

Profile by P. Richards

Greg Garand has been living in Summerside for the past year and prior to that lived in Charlottetown, after moving to the Island from Ontario. He grew up in Welland, Ontario and then lived in Toronto and Huntsville. Greg had been working in Huntsville as the art director of a small magazine called Ratherby which catered to the residents of the Muskoka
read more ››

Events Calendar

September 2018
S M T W T F S
1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
30

Some Upcoming Events

Forage PEI

First annual food industry symposium in Charlottetown October 18 & 19
Various locations A new a [ ... ]

The Charlottetown Film Society & L’Ipéen...

Select dates
City Cinema Tickets at the door, cash only, all seats $10. (For movies in the same week [ ... ]

Confederation Centre: Art Gallery exhibi...

Daily
Confederation Centre Art Gallery Places, Paths, and Pauses Marlene Creates Running until Sep [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Drawing the line

Profile: Sandy Carruthers by Jane Ledwell Retired for a year now after twenty-five years teaching  [ ... ]

Free transportation at Cloggeroo

The provincial government will sponsor free transportation at this year’s Cloggeroo festival to he [ ... ]

Charlottetown’s Historic Squares exhibit...

The City of Charlottetown Planning and Heritage Department has created an exhibit exploring the hist [ ... ]