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Trivia Q & A # 34 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 34 –...

Q. Which band is responsible for the theme song for "Kids in the Hall"? A.  Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet are a Juno Award-winning Canadian instrumental rock band, formed in 1984. They remain best known for the track "Having an Average Weekend", which was used as the theme to the Canadian sketch comedy TV show The Kids in the Hall. Although commonly classified as a surf rock band they rejected the label, going so far as to release a track called "We're Not a Fucking Surf Band", although they also later released a compilation box set titled Oh, I Guess We Were a Fucking Surf Band After All. The band's origins are in Calgary, where founding members Reid Diamond and Brian Connelly were members of the punk rock band Buick McKane in the 1970s. After that band broke up, Diamond, Connelly and drummer Alex Koch moved to Toronto, where they joined with Don Pyle to form a new punk band, Crash Kills Five. That band released one EP, What Do You Do At Night?, in 1980 before ...

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AUDITIONS -Lambton Young Theatre Players

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The Lambton Young Theatre Players are pleased to announce auditions for their Fall production, THE SHOEMAKER AND THE ELVES, Sept. 18th, 19th, and 20th  in Petrolia. Adapted from the much-loved Brothers Grimm fairy tale, THE SHOEMAKER AND THE ELVES is the delightful story of two little elves who lend a hand to a poor shoemaker and his wife. A grumpy goblin, and a sneaky, old cat try their best to thwart the elves, but help comes unexpectedly from a magpie and a robin, and all's well that ends well on a Christmas Day! Twenty- four roles will be cast for THE SHOEMAKER AND THE ELVES, and young actors and actresses between the ages of nine and eighteen years are invited to audition. Auditions are by appointment only, Sept. 18, 19, and 20 in Petrolia. Times and dates can be booked by calling (519) 331-3338. THE SHOEMAKER AND THE ELVES will be performed for ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 303

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Aug 22, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #303 Opening Segment: Artzscape by the BAY 2017​ a fantastic success! The Entertainment Scene: Women's Interval Home of Sarnia Lambton​ and Sexual Assault Survivors' Centre Sarnia Lambton​ are celebrating many years of success and support. An entertainment gala is planned for October 13th. Eve Morgan​ talks about the importance of the organizations and how they have contributed to our community. In The Community: The S.M.A.A. baseball is in need of volunteers. The local sports association has considered folding up if they can't fill the 28 plus postions to keep the association alive. Chair person Steve Hamilton​ shares the need and importance of volunteers and the impact that it has on the 650 plus playes in the league. Closing Segment: Wedding Bells Ring for David and Jennifer Moons​ www.tvsn.ca/wedding Watch more local community videos and events at www.tvsn.ca

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2017 Nighingale Chorus Audtions

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2017 Nighingale Chorus...

Christmas is just around the corner and The Nightingale Chorus is celebrating it's 22nd year. If you or someone you know loves to sing we would love to see you out at auditions. Ages 7 and up. For more information about rehearsal dates and times feel free to email me at info@hiddentalents.ca    

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Trivia Q & A # 33 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 33 –...

Q. This singer made her debut in 1997 with 'Under These Rocks and Stones' and was also featured on the 'Armageddon' soundtrack. Who is she? A.  Chantal Kreviazuk comes from Winnipeg, Manitoba and began playing piano at the age of three and hence, the piano features quite significantly in the majority of her music. She first hit the music scene in a significant way in 1997 with her debut album 'Under These Rocks and Stones' (the album has already hit Double Platinum Sales in Canada), and has gained more international and particularly North American exposure with songs on the Armageddon soundtrack (a rendition of 'I'm Leaving on a Jet Plane') and on the Dawson's Creek soundtrack project (a take on Randy Newman's 'Feels Like Home').  Chantal performed the National anthems of the USA and Canada on October 11, 2000 at the NHL game between the New York Islanders and the Calgary ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 302

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Published on Aug 16, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #302 Opening Segment: Karaoke fun on the Duc d'Orleans II Special Thank you to Stephanie Purdy from Purdy Ideal You Weight Loss Center The Entertainment Scene: Virtual Reality Arcade opens in Sarnia. Travis Kelly from District Beta gives a demonstration of the new VR arcade located at Valley Axe. The arcade is already doing well with bookings and will have 7 VR booths open by September 1st. In The Community: Movie nights are always fun and a great wait to socialize in the community. Dan Genovy of Libro Credit Union invites the public to join them at Canatara Park for Moana. For the 7th year the Sarnia Libro branch is not only hosting movie night, but several other activities for children will be available starting at 6:30 pm. Closing Segment: Artzscape by the BAY 2017 is coming to Centennial Park supporting Pathways Health Centre for Children sponsored by Terrapure Environmental Northern ...

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Lawrence House Concerts & other fun activities…

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Lawrence House Concerts &...

 Watch for announcements of the winter 2017 seasons house concerts here. House Concerts in the Lawrence House Centre for the Arts.  WATCH FOR FALL CONCERTS TO BE ANNOUNCED SOON.   Held in the Turret Room on the upper level.  Tickets are $10 and can be reserved  phone call to 519-337-0507.  Please indicate how many tickets you would like set aside, when you plan to stop in to pay for them and a phone number where you can be reached for confirmation.

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What’ s On The Great Deals Wall NOW…

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Have you taken a look at Cheeky Monkey GREAT DEALS WALL lately? Well you should! WHAT IS IT? Selected titles on CD, DVD & BluRay from some of the most popular bands and musicians in history. Starting as low as $4.96, get them while supplies last. The GREAT DEALS WALL is always changing, so don't miss out on these special low prices on. WHERE IS IT? As you walk in the front door it is to your right just past the NEW RELEASE wall & magazine rack WHAT'S ON IT? As of Friday, August 18, 2017 these are the bands/musicians you will find featured on the GREAT DEALS WALL... ... EMINEM ... SHANIA TWAIN ... TRAGICALLY HIP ... NIRVANA ... RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE ... R.E.M. ... EAGLES ... ROLLING STONES ... GORDON LIGHTFOOT ... OZZY OSBOURNE ... BOD DYLAN ... RAMONES ... DAVE MATTHEWS BAND ... ELVIS PRESLEY ... TALKING HEADS ... U2 ... BEATLES ... LYNYRD SKYNYRD ... 2 PAC ... KISS ... NINE INCH NAILS

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Trivia Q & A # 32 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 32 –...

Q. Which female Canadian bass player played for both Smashing Pumpkins, and Hole? A. Melissa Gaboriau Auf der Maur (born March 17, 1972) is a Canadian musician, singer-songwriter, photographer and actress. Born and raised in Montreal, Quebec, Auf der Maur began performing in 1993 after forming the indie rock band Tinker while she was a student at Concordia University. She was recruited as the bassist for the American alternative rock band Hole in the summer of 1994 and is featured on several Hole releases, including the band's third studio album Celebrity Skin (1998). Following her departure from Hole in 1999, Auf der Maur briefly joined The Smashing Pumpkins as a touring member for its 2000 tour and began her solo career; her debut studio album, Auf der Maur, was released in 2004 on Capitol Records and her second studio album, Out of Our Minds, was released in 2010 on her own independent record label, PHI–MAdM Music Inc. Best known for her music career, Auf der Maur is also a photographer and occasional actress. Her photographs ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 301

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Aug 9, 2017 The Show with David Burrows #301 Opening Segment: Weekend Re-cap The Entertainment Scene: A new music festival is coming to Bright's Grove. James Snider​ talks about Bright's Grove Music Fest​. A new music festival showcasing several local musicians, The festival will also be supporting Mental Health initiatives in Sarnia-Lambton. In The Community: Valley Axe​ and The Inn of the Good Shepherd- Sarnia​ have teamed up for 'DODGEBALL'. A fun to support a great local charity. Dana Piggott​ and Bo Tait​ talk about this new fun event in Sarnia. Closing Segment: Karaoke Kruise with David Burrows​ Artzscape by the BAY 2017​ Watch more local videos at www.tvsn.ca

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