Monthly Archives: November 2017

FILM Kicks presents After The Storm this Thurs, Nov 30, 2017

In the latest film from celebrated Japanese auteur Hirokazu Kore-eda, a divorced man struggles to regain his estranged family’s trust while sheltering them during a typhoon. After the Storm recalls the beauty of scenery after a summer rain, and the … Continue reading

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FPCC is Seeking New Board Members – Apply Now!

Are you devoted to strengthening Indigenous languages, arts and cultural practices? Are you a First Nations person who resides in British Columbia? If so, we encourage you to apply for one of three open positions on our board of directors. … Continue reading

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Enter your FPCC language data for your chance to win!

In 2010 and again in 2014, the First Peoples’ Cultural Council (FPCC) released the Report on the Status of B.C. First Nations Languages. FPCC is the only organization in Canada that tracks detailed stats on the status of B.C. First … Continue reading

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Heritage Update – Upcoming Webinar

Heritage Real Estate: Principles and Practices (Friday, December 1, 12:00PM) Is a heritage property devalued when it is considered heritage? What do I need to know about insurance? What is involved in an appraisal of a heritage property? Do I … Continue reading

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Alliance News / Check Out Our New and Improved Research and Resources Pages!

Featured In This Issue Arts & Culture Information at Your Fingertips: Check Out Our New and Improved Research and Resources Pages! Hot Off the Blog: North Shore Cultural Mapping Project Receives Federal Funding What’s On: November 22 – 28   To … Continue reading

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From Ireland – Alan Kavanagh!!

Saltwater Sessions presents:  ALAN KAVANAGH Sunday December 10 at 7:00 pm Alan Kavanagh is a singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from Ireland. He has just finished his first album, with the latest single ‘Boston Bay By Morning’ going to number one on the … Continue reading

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“Lucky” Film Screening at Bonnington Arts Centre

Cinéfil Cinéma Club in collaboration with FLiKS present the film “Lucky” with Harry Dean Stanton. Screening on Monday, November 27th at 7pm at the Bonnington Arts Centre in Nakusp (Nakusp Elem.Sch.) Door opens at 6:30. Admission $10.00

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Pacific Contact 2018 Registration Now Open: Register Early for your Chance to Win!

Registration is now open for the 42nd Annual Pacific Contact 2018, April 5-8 in Burnaby, BC. Pacific Contact is BCTC’s annual showcase and booking conference for performing arts touring and presenting in BC. The conference includes showcases, a Contact Room (trade show), workshops, industry … Continue reading

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From our Vantage Point podcast ep. 31 – Winning Capital Campaigns

With Special Guest Esther Jang Esther Jang joins us from Global Philanthropic, an international fundraising consultancy, to share recommendations for developing and executing capital campaigns. She highlights why organizations must have strong internal capacity to launch a successful campaign. Esther provides key … Continue reading

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Situation of artists: Arts Research Monitor Vol 16 No 7

In this issue: Highlights from four reports that examine different aspects of the working lives, incomes, and training of artists, including reports on Canadian dance performers, Canadian multidisciplinary artists and collectives, entrepreneurship training for American artists, and the relationship (if … Continue reading

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‘We could build something revolutionary’: how tech set underground music free

The Guardian Wednesday 22 November 2017 09.50 GMT YouTube, social media and even Bitcoin are allowing musicians to reject major labels and go it alone – but the industry is fighting back. Can artists use technology to stay truly independent? … Continue reading

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!UPDATE! – Time Change for Santa Parade on Baker

Please be advised that the Santa parade TIMES HAVE CHANGED.  Due to  the city bus schedule the parade start time is now 5pm!  To read the original article, please click here.

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Kicking Horse Culture: Funny night out with MILF Life Crisis Sat Dec 2

From … To … With an abundance of talent and a ton of emotional bravery, Anne Marie Scheffler digs candidly into her own personal history to hilariously explore themes of marriage, divorce, and the challenges of a newly-single woman re-entering … Continue reading

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Get in the spirit of the season with The Bailey Theatre!

Performing Arts Trail presents Lizzy Hoyt: A Christmas Show – Tuesday, December 5 Lizzie Hoyt is a classically-trained multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, fiddler and mandolinist; and step dancer who describes her style as Celtic folk rooted in traditional music. This concert will … Continue reading

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A century of fine tailoring revealed at Nelson Library book launch

The customers served by Beauchamp & How Tailors over the last 110 years are a Canadian who’s who that includes judges, generals, and prime ministers. They have also been regular people who needed a good, expertly fitted suit. The history … Continue reading

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Movie: WONDER with coupon / Film: OPERA HOUSE added Jan 2018

We are pleased to be showing WONDER this coming week and with it a $2.00 off coupon! Nov 24-30 Fri-Thurs 7pm Sat-Mon 2pm (Monday showing at 2pm due to the school ProD Day) Synopsis: Auggie Pullman (Jacob Tremblay) was born … Continue reading

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Music Books Plus November 2017 eNewsletter

5 Things Every Musician Needs to Book Great Gigs You’ve spent hours and hours honing your live set to perfection, and now you’re finally ready to start the process of booking your first gig. Or maybe you’ve played a few … Continue reading

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Nelson, B.C.’S 2018 Elephant Mountain Literary Festival Offers West Kootenay Book Clubs A Ticket Price Break, Chance To Meet With Festival Authors

Nelson, B.C.’s Elephant Mountain Literary Festival is offering West Kootenay book club members discounted tickets to the 2018 event and a chance for their club to meet with one of the festival’s invited authors. “If your book club is registered … Continue reading

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River Arts Symposium: Reimagining the Columbia Across Borders

Friday, May 11, 2018 – 5:00pm to Sunday, May 13, 2018 – 2:00pm Selkirk College Castlegar Campus Event Category: Conferences   Selkirk College and Emily Carr University of Art and Design are hosting the River Arts Symposium: Reimagining the Columbia … Continue reading

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Save the Date! Cultural Tourism Event

Calling All Artisans! The City of Nelson is pleased to welcome/support the event The Power of Experiential Tourism, organized by The Economic Development Society of British Columbia. Join us and learn about the growing field of cultural tourism, and the challenges/opportunities for … Continue reading

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