Week of May 21 to May 28
The following are a listing of events that will happen in and around the St. John's region in the next seven days.
Holy Cross Church
The Cloudberries Community Choir will present its “Gospel Concert” on Sunday, June 1 at 3 p.m. at the Holy Cross Church, Holyrood. Tickets at the door $10 for adults, $6 for children. Tickets are available on a Framed Print By Artist James Hosins.
Cox & Palmer, Second Space
3 Victoria St.
Denis Parker’s 2nd Annual Blues Revue at LSPU Hall on Saturday, June 7.
Mile One Centre
June 5. Republic Entertainment Group is proud to present POP da rock! starring The Party President, Sky Blu of LMFAO along with Down With Webster.
Princess Sheila NaGeira Theatre
Country Jamboree at Carbonear’s Princess Sheila NaGeira Theatre on the second Friday of every month. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5 per person at the door. Profits are given to a different charity each month.
The Rocket Room
272 Water St.
June 7. The Freels. The five members are Fergus Brown-O’Byrne, Danny Mills, Anthony Chafe, Andrew Fitzgerald and Maria Peddle.
Live music free every Friday and Saturday evening at 8:30 p.m.
St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church
Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, with Founding Director Dr. Valerie Long, will present its 14th Annual Spring into Song Concert and Sing-A-Long on Sunday May 25 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20 and are available at the door. Cash only please. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
St. George’s Heritage Church
The Travel Group of Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, directed by Dr. Valerie Long, is performing at St. George’s Church in Brigus at 2 on Sunday, June 1. This is the choir’s last appearance before travelling to Portugal and Spain for a series of concerts. Admission $10 at the door. All proceeds go to St. George’s Church.
Topsail United Church
Coastal Sounds C.B.S. Community Choir spring concert will take place on Sunday, June 8 at 3 p.m. at Topsail United Church, with special guests the Topsail United Church children’s choir. Admission is $10, Tickets are available from choir members, Andrew (771-7002), Bob (782-0388) or at the door. Food Donations for the C.B.S. food bank are being welcomed. Refreshments to follow.
The Beach Cottage
Saturdays at 7 p.m. Glenn Simmons.
This Week At Erin’s Pub, the home of traditional music and your alternative to George Street:
May 21-22: 9:30 p.m. ECMA Award winner Craig Young.
May 23: 5 p.m. the Southern Shores own Sullivan and Slaney.
May 23: 8:30 p.m. Traditional Session Hosted by Billy Sutton.
May 23: 11 p.m. Rum Ragged.
May 24; Saturday 8:30 p.m. traditional session hosted by Billy Sutton.
May 24: 11 p.m. Harbour, Cove, and Bay.
May 25: Sunday 4 p.m. Generations.
May 21 — Dave White 6pm, Damian Follett 10 p.m.
May 22 — Rob Cook 6:30 p.m. Dave white and Carl Peters 11 p.m.
May 23 — Rob Cook 4 p.m. Damian Follett 8 p.m. The Black Sheep 12 a.m.
May 24 — Dave White 6:30 p.m. The Black Sheep 10:30 p.m.
May 25 — Damian Follett 11 p.m.
May 26 — Damian Follett 10 p.m.
May 27 — Dave White and Carl Peters 10 p.m.
May 28 — Dave White 6 p.m. Damian Follett 10 p.m.
May 29 — Rob Cook 6:30 p.m. Dave White and Carl Peters 11 p.m.
May 30 — Rob Cook 4 p.m. Damian Follett 8 p.m. Dave White and Carl Peters.
May 31 — Dave White 6:30 p.m. Unlisted 10:30 p.m.
177 New Gower Street
(across from The Delta)
Start time 9:30 p.m. — No cover charge:
May 22 — Andrew Rodgers.
May 23 — Andrew LeDrew.
May 24 — Chris Meyers.
May 29 — Andrew Rodgers.
May 30 — Alex Dinn.
May 31 — Danika Drover.
The Ship Pub
265 Duckworth St.
Folk Night at the Ship is every Wednesday at 9 p.m. The last Wednesday of the month is our traditional session night, where musicians are welcomed to join in an acoustic session hosted by an experienced player.
Tols’s Time-out Lounge
Mount Pearl, Glenhill Plaza
May 22 — Stixx and Stones.
May 23/24 — Bic and the Ballpoints.
May 29 — Mainline.
May 30/31 — Stephanie O’Brien Band.
Trapper John’s Museum and Pub
Tuesdays — NightCull featuring Janet Cull with Kalem Mahoney opening.
Wednesdays — The Dark and Dirtys.
Wheel Deal Thursdays — Steve Edwards.
A six-week session of swing dance classes conducted by Lindy Hop on the Rock on Tuesdays running until June 10 in The Landing at MUN. Swing dancing is a fun social dance done to upbeat jazz music. Find out more on the Lindy Hop on the Rock Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/munswingclub/or our swanky website: www.lindyhopontherock.com.
Arts and Culture Centre.
Practica: A practice session for tango dancers. Join Tango on the Edge for social Argentine tango dancing. Tango on the Edge Practica meets Sundays from 7-9 p.m.
Barbara Barrett Theatre
(former Basement Theatre)
Arts and Culture Centrre, St. John’s
“Don’t Dress for Dinner (When lovers lie, things get messy: a dinner party that no one bargained for).” The show runs from May 29 to June 1 at 8 p.m. each night. There is a pay what you can matinee on May 31 at 2 p.m.
6 Cathedral St.
May 23, 24, 29. “ABBA: Gotta Get the Scoop!”
May 28, 31, June 4, 12, 20. “Women Doin’ Men.”
Call 579-3023 to book your reservations or toll-free: 1-877-661-3023
Roles4Women Theatre Company
The Black Bag Media Collective and Trixxxie are proud to present:
The First Annual Trixxxiefest Weekend June 12-15.
All bar shows are $10 at the door
Facebook Event Link:
Arts and Culture Centre
Art Gallery, St. John’s
Bill Rose Rock & Roll pop-up art exhibition Friday, May 30 at Arts and Culture Centre in St. John’s, from 5-8 p.m.
Christina Parker Gallery
50 Water St.
Will Gill — “Bloodredlife.” Runs to May 31.
Craft Council Gallery
Devon House Craft
59 Duckworth St.
The Craft Council Gallery opens two new exhibitions, “Elemental Nexus” and “Croquis” fully rendered design without repeats. The exhibits continue until June 14.
Gerald Squires Gallery
52 Prescott St.
Drawings, paintings and prints by Horan, Picard, Puddester, Squires. Open by chance or appointment until further notice. Call 229-7578 or 351-6095 or visit www.squiresgallery.com.
MUN Botanical Garden
306 Mount Scio Rd.
Art exhibit at MUN Botanical Garden. “Brushstrokes 2014”: An exhibit by the students of Tara Bryan ongoing to June 1. Due to private bookings of the facility, exhibit hours will vary. Please call 864-8590 for more information.
The Art Of Art
With host Laura Coultas
Rogers Cable Nine — Community Channel.
Tuesdays at 8 p.m.
93.5 CHMR Radio (Rogers: channel 942 and Aliant: channel 825). www.chmr.ca.
VOWR (AM 800)
Produced and hosted by Barbara De Land
Broadcast Sundays 2 p.m., rebroadcast Wednesdays 8:30 p.m.
Broadcast dates May 25, 28.
It takes a very special person and legal counsel to help people, under arrest, who are often fearful, confused or unwell, to face a first appearance in Provincial Criminal Court. Jane Fitzpatrick, a St. John’s-based legal aid criminal court duty counsel, describes her role and her work, which are very important to her and which she finds very satisfying.
WEEKEND AM with host Angela Antle
Saturday and Sunday 6-9:30am, CBC Radio One.
The Performance Hour
With host Glen Tilley
Saturday 5:35 p.m. (5:05 p.m. Lab) CBC Radio One and 10:30 a.m. on CBC Radio Two.
With host David Cochrane
Friday 3:30-4 p.m. (3 p.m. Lab) on CBC Radio One.
With host Tom Power
Saturday 6:30 p.m. on CBC Radio 2, Sunday, 4:35 on CBC Radio 1.
Radio 2 programs also streaming online at cbc.ca/nl.