Entries by michelle

“The Good Survivor” – Storyhive Short Film Contest

Help support local filmmakers submission to the 2015 Storyhive Short Film Contest Longline: “A human story in an inhuman world”   Synopsis: The world has ended and only a few scattered survivors scavenge an undead land. Dylan, a young man with cerebral palsy, was not built for these times but tries to show he’s not a […]

Learning Through The Arts Level 1 & 2 Artist-Educator Training

DANCERS, VOCALISTS, DRAMATIC ARTISTS, MUSICIANS, COMPOSERS, WRITERS & VISUAL ARTISTS & ARTISANS: Do you enjoy working with kids & youth and sharing your art form? Do you want to shape a positive classroom experience for kids using artsbased learning? Would you like to earn money sharing your passion for art and enthusiasm for learning? Royal […]

Charity Exhibition Submission Deadline Fast Approaching

As a reminder the “Filling the Palette” Charity Art Exhibition submission deadline is this coming Wednesday October 15th. Attached below is the open call, submission form and gallery guidelines for you reference. This years charity exhibition and auction will benefit the Wood Buffalo Food Bank however there is no theme requirement for the exhibition. There […]

Generation mYsunderstood

Did you know that by 2025, 75% of the workforce will be Generation Y? Attracting and retaining top talent is essential. Is your organization ready? The Gen Y Inc is really excited about their next presenter coming October 20th in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce Small Business Week.  Gen Y Inc assists organizations of all sizes analyze, […]

Midevil Themed Halloween Party @ The Jaguar Lounge

Looking for something fun and unique to do this Halloween? Our friends at The Jaguar Lounge in Dickensfield are hosting a one-of-a-kind Midevil Themed Celebration! Tickets are $35 and include a complimentary welcome cocktail, a traditional midevil feast, entertainment from members of our local theatre community, and SO much more! For more information and/or to […]

2015 Federal Election Arts Survey Results

In preparation for the October 19, 2015 Federal Election, Arts Council Wood Buffalo (ACWB) sent all Fort McMurray-Cold Lake candidates surveys to solicit their stance on arts and arts funding in the region. ACWB does not support any particular candidate but instead offers a platform for candidates to discuss their views on the arts. Our […]

An Interview with Keyano Theatre’s “A Few Good Men” director Dave Horack – UNABRIDGED

1. First of all, welcome to Fort McMurray and Keyano Theatre. As you are directing here for the first time, can you share with us a little about yourself. Where do you live? How did you fall into theatre? What and where are you directing when you’re not here? Hi! Yes, it’s my first time […]

Charmaine Hammond Literary Workshops – October 22 & 24, 2015

Charmaine Hammond Writing Workshops Arts Council Wood Buffalo is thrilled to announce their upcoming writing workshops with local legend Charmaine Hammond as a part of 2015’s Family Literacy Month. For more information please e-mail us at info@artscouncilwb.ca Youth Writer’s Workshop Date: Thursday October 22nd 6-9pm Location: Conference Room @ The Redpoll Centre MacDonald Island 1 […]

Fort Mac Etsy Made In Canada event and Pop-Up Art Guild Gallery

Etsy online shoppers will have the chance to meet, greet and shop from Wood Buffalo area sellers from as far away as Fort Chip this month. Etsy, the online marketplace that has garnered an almost cult-like following of shoppers looking for handcrafted, vintage goods, and supplies, is bringing its cross-Canada Made in Canada marketplace to […]