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Stiltwalking workshop

Learn to walk on stilts and be part the 2018 River Clyde Pageant as a stilt performer. This workshop [ ... ]

Presentation: Battle of Hill 70, 1917

Learn how a chance encounter between USA researcher, Paul Eichelberger and PEI Clergy/Major, Tom Ham [ ... ]

Feast Dinner Theatre 40th season

Feast Dinner Theatre 40th season

Tuesday–Saturday from June 23
Rodd Charlottetown
Brothers 2, Summerside

Atlantic Canada’s longest running Feast Dinner Theatre is heating things up and reinventing the game to mark its milestone year. It kicks off the season with their new musical comedy Up in Smoke.

The show, which taps into the current political climate, begins with three sisters inheriting their great grandfather’s farm,

Book launch: Katherine Dewar

Book launch: Katherine Dewar
Called to Serve: Georgina Pope, Canadian Military Nursing Heroine

June 24
Eptek Centre 

The newest book from Island Studies Press at UPEI, Called to Serve: Georgina Pope, Canadian Military Nursing Heroine, is now available in bookstores. It is being launched in Summerside at the Eptek Centre on June 24 at 2 pm.

Georgina Pope (1862-1938) of Summerside, PEI, was a pioneer in Canadian military

Charlottetown Festival shows in the mall

Charlottetown Festival shows in the mall
Ghost Light and Métis Mutt in Confederation Court Mall

Starting June 28

Casting has been announced for Ghost Light and Métis Mutt at The Charlottetown Festival. These one-person shows will be presented in a new space on the 2nd floor of the Confederation Court Mall in Charlottetown.

Ghost Light opens first on June 28 and plays Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday evenings at 7:30 pm until July 20.

Musical Mondays

Musical Mondays

July 2
Victoria Playhouse

Musical Mondays are back at Victoria Playhouse for 2018 with eight acts from across Canada. Kicking off the series on July 2 in signature high-energy style is Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys. This popular Celtic-roots ensemble is PEI based, but has been touring extensively in recent years, from the UK to Australia, across Canada, and throughout Europe.

Up next on July

Points East Plein Air Festival

Points East Plein Air Festival

July 4–8
Various locations

The Montague Plein-Air Festival has a new name. Now called Points East Plein Air Festival, it returns to eastern PEI July 4 to 8.

“The new name better reflects the festival,” says coordinator Audrey Bunt. “While the exhibition of the paintings has always been held in Montague, our locations for painting days have been all over the Point East Costal Drive area and we

Summer Review #6

Summer Review #6
Patrick Ledwell and Mark Haines return with all new show at Harmony House 

Opening July 5
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Harmony House

This summer, The Island Summer Review is returning to Harmony House with an all-new show. Heading into its sixth season, the review has become an annual summer tradition, and a “must-do” night to welcome friends and family back home.

Comedian Patrick Ledwell

If It’s Alright returns

If It’s Alright returns
Catherine MacLellan show booked for another summer

Mondays | Tuesdays | Wednesdays
PEI Brewing Company

PEI Brewing Company has announced that Catherine MacLellan will bring her show If It’s Alright With You—The Life and Music Of My Father, Gene MacLellan back to the PEI Brewing Company Culinary Event Space every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday during July, August and September 2018.

In 1970 PEI

Janet McGarry & Wildwood

Janet McGarry & Wildwood

Tuesdays in July & August
Harmony House

Harmony House in Hunter River will be home to a new show this summer. Janet McGarry & Wildwood will present Music from the Hills of Home with performances on Tuesdays at 8 pm July 10, 17, 24, 31 and August 7, 14, 21 and 28. 

Take a journey through the music of the Mountains of Appalachia‚ with stories and songs of family, home and a resilient

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Some Upcoming Events

You Were Never Really Here

May 30–June 2
City Cinema 14A, coarse language, disturbing content, graphic violence
Dir: Lynn [ ... ]

Small Halls 10th

Island-wide music festival returns June 10–24
Various locations The PEI Mutual Festival of Smal [ ... ]

Tribute to Neil Diamond comes to Harbour...

May 26
Harbourfront Theatre Jay White is America’s Diamond in a musical tribute to the incomparabl [ ... ]

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artsVest workshops

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East of the Dial Season 1

ECMA-nominated podcast East of the Dial has debuted its Season 1. Since 2015, radio DJs  [ ... ]

Fine design

Profile: Elena Herweyer by Jane Ledwell Design, like culture, surrounds us in the tiniest and most [ ... ]