Etcetera for the week of May 28 – June 3

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D.F. Cook Recital Hall
MUN school of music, St. John’s
June 15 at 7:30 p.m. the St. John’s Choir presents “Rejuvenation! Music to Inspire,” a night of music that will stir your emotions and lift your spirits. Tickets are $15 each and are available from choir members, by calling Jennifer at 579-7900 or at the door.

Denis Parker’s second annual Blues Revue will take place Saturday, June 7 in
St. John’s at the LSPU Hall’s Cox & Palmer Second Space.

Holy Cross Church


The Cloudberries Community Choir will present its Gospel Concert June 1 at 3 p.m. Tickets at the door, $10 for adults, $6 for children.

The Levee

Holdsworth Court, George Street

A World Music Concert featuring Havana to Canada, Dunungbe, Ouroboros and Jeik Loksa Thursday, May 29 at 9:30 p.m. Admission is $10.


3 Victoria St.

Cox & Palmer Second Space

Denis Parker’s second annual Blues Revue Saturday, June 7.

Mile One Centre

Queen’s Road

June 5, Republic Entertainment Group presents POP da rock! starring The Party President, Sky Blu of LMFAO along with Down With Webster.

Princess Sheila NaGeira Theatre


Country Jamboree on the second Friday of each 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 — Fergus Brown-O’Byrne, Danny Mills, Anthony Chafe, Andrew Fitzgerald and Maria Peddle.

Second Cup

Stavanger Drive

Live music every Friday and Saturday at 8:30 p.m.; free.

Friday, May 30, Marina Anne.

Saturday, May 31, Open mic with Janiel Chantelle.

St. George’s Heritage Church


The travel group of Holy Heart of Mary Alumnae Choir, directed by Valerie Long, will perform at 2 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.

June 25 at 7 p.m., the Virginia Children’s Chorus will perform a concert of classical, sacred, folk and gospel choral music. A mix of classical, sacred, American and Canadian folksong, gospel spirituals, and world folk music, including works by Rossini, Copland, Bernstein and others. Freewill donation to benefit the preservation of St. George’s Church.

Topsail United Church


Coastal Sounds C.B.S. Community Choir spring concert Sunday, June 8 at 3 p.m., with special guests the Topsail United Church Children’s Choir. Admission $10. Tickets available at the door, or from choir members, Andrew at 771-7002 or Bob at 782-0388. Food donations for the C.B.S. Food Bank will be welcomed. Refreshments to follow.

Wesley United Church

Patrick Street

Sunday, June 8 at 2 p.m., more violins, less violence. Tickets are $10; children are free. Proceeds will purchase goats for Oxfam. For more information, contact Jennifer Johnson at

The Beach Cottage


Saturdays at 7 p.m., Glenn Simmons.

Erin’s Pub

Water Street

Wednesday, May 28, Craig Young.

Thursday, May 29, Sullivan and Slaney.

Friday, May 30, Neil and Trevor at 4:30 p.m.; traditional session at 8:30 p.m.; Boys of Blue Hill at 11 p.m.

Saturday, May 31, traditional session at 8 :30 p.m.; Boys of Blue Hill at 11 p.m.

Sunday, June 1, Generations at 4:30 p.m.; open mic with host Chico Connors at 9 p.m.

Fat Cat

George Street

May 30 at 10 p.m., Salty Dolls and the Moonshine Men.

Green Sleeves

George Street

Wednesday, May 28, Dave White 6 p.m.; Damian Follett 10 p.m.

Thursday, May 29, Rob Cook 6:30 p.m.; Dave White and Carl Peters 11 p.m.

Friday, May 30, Rob Cook 4 p.m.; Damian Follett 8 p.m.; Dave White and Carl Peters 11 p.m.

Saturday, May 31, Dave White 6:30 p.m.; Unlisted 10:30 p.m.


177 New Gower Street (across from The Delta)

9:30 p.m.; no cover charge:

Thursday, May 29, Andrew Rodgers.

Friday, May 30, Alex Dinn.

Saturday, May 31, Danika Drover.

The Martini Bar

George Street

Thursday, May 29, Tino Borges and The Incident.

Friday, May 30 and Saturday, May 31, Bump.

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’ Time-out Lounge

Mount Pearl, Glenhill Plaza

May 29, Mainline.

May 30-31, Stephanie O’Brien Band.

Trapper John’s Museum and Pub

George Street

May 30-31, Clean Sheets.

June 6-7, Chad Murphy Trio.

Tuesdays, NightCull featuring Janet Cull, with Kalem Mahoney opening.

Wednesdays, The Dark and Dirtys.

Wheel Deal Thursdays, Steve Edwards.

Mmap Gallery

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)

St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre

Don’t Dress for Dinner (when lovers lie, things get messy: a dinner party no one bargained for). The show runs from May 29 to June 1 at 8 p.m. There is a pay- what-you-can matinee May 31 at 2 p.m.

The Beaches Heritage Centre


May 31 at 8 p.m., Eastpen Players dessert theatre. We’ve been working on something new … “Stories on Logging.” Come out to hear and see all about logging in the area with displays, artifacts and humorous sketches based on real events recounted by people involved, video interviews, photos and songs. Join us after, in the foyer, for a cup o’ tea and a loggers’ dessert. To purchase tickets, call 677-2360.

The Garrick Theatre


For a list of events or tickets, visit


3 Victoria St.

July 24, a night of magic with magician Michael Conway.

Masonic Temple

6 Cathedral St.

May 29, “ABBA: Gotta Get the Scoop!”

May 28, 31, June 4, 12, 20, “Women Doin’ Men.”

Call 579-3023 to book reservations or toll-free 1-877-661-3023.

Roles4Women Theatre Company, The Black Bag Media Collective and Trixxxie present the first annual Trixxxiefest Weekend June 12-15. All bar shows are $10 at the door. Facebook event link:

St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre

Art Gallery

Bill Rose Rock & Roll pop-up art exhibition May 30 from 5-8 p.m.

Butler Framing and Gallery

2 Moores Dr., Mount Pearl

Artworks by James Long, Marie Jose Williams and Henry Butler;

Christina Parker Gallery

50 Water St.

Will Gill’s “Bloodredlife” runs to May 31. Gill will speak June 4 at 7:30 p.m. about his exhibition, a series of work in what may be considered the most ambitious paintings of his career.

Craft Council Gallery

Devon House, 59 Duckworth St.

Two new exhibitions open — “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 and Squires. Open by chance or appointment until further notice. Call 229-7578 or 351-6095 or visit

MUN Botanical Garden

306 Mount Scio Rd.

Brushstrokes 2014: an exhibit by the students of Tara Bryan is ongoing to June 1. Due to private bookings of the facility, exhibit hours will vary. Info: 864-8590.

Pollyanna Gallery

214 Duckworth St.

New works by Carl Stevenson and Joanne Costello. Open Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to

4 p.m. Info: 726-0936,


St. Michael’s Printshop

72 Harbour Dr. (2nd floor)

Annual members exhibition runs until May 31. Join us as we continue to celebrate our 40th anniversary and our members’ wonderful works. Most works will be for sale.

Ultramarine Fine Art Studio

100 Duckworth St.

Open Wednesday to Saturday from 1-5 p.m. or by appointment. Contact

May 30 from 5-7 p.m., Winning Women Writers at the historic Newman Wine Vault. Short readings and discussions with authors Bernice Morgan and Beatrice MacNeil, and Margot Duley, niece of author Margaret Duley, the “first novelist of Newfoundland.” Moderated by poet and editor James Langer.

The Art Of Art

With host Laura Coultas

Rogers Cable Nine — Community Channel, Tuesdays at 8 p.m.

CHMR Radio

93.5 CHMR Radio (Rogers: channel 942 and Aliant: channel 825).

VOWR (AM 800)

Guest Interview

Produced and hosted

by Barbara De Land

Broadcast Sundays 2 p.m., rebroadcast Wednesdays 8:30 p.m.

May 28. It takes a 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, St. John’s-based Legal Aid criminal court duty counsel, describes her role and her work.

June 1 and 4. Besides important discussions about spirituality and various religious faiths, the Global Interfaith Movement also includes topics such as the environment, justice and economic growth. Michelle Rebidoux describes this movement, her interest in it , and how it forms part of her research as a religious studies professor at Memorial University.

Weekend AM

With host Angela Antle

Saturday and Sunday 6-9:30 a.m., 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

On Point

With host David Cochrane

Friday 3:30-4 p.m. (3 p.m. Lab) on CBC Radio One

Deep Roots

With host Tom Power

Saturday 6:30 p.m. on CBC Radio 2, Sunday, 4:35 p.m. on CBC Radio 1.

Radio 2 programs also streaming online at

Organizations: Topsail United Church Children, C.B.S. Food Bank, Oxfam CBC Radio Barbara Barrett Theatre Basement Theatre Eastpen Players dessert theatre Craft Council GalleryDevon House Aliant

Geographic location: Havana, Canada, Entertainment Group Blue Hill Portugal Spain Virginia Children Stephanie O’Brien Band.Trapper John Mount PearlArtworks Newfoundland

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