In Pictures: Welcome Home? was inspired and inspiring

February 12th, 2017

By David F. Rooney The mostly young actors and actresses of Welcome Home? — Flying Arrow Productions’ Canada 150 Community Theatre Project — put on one heck of a performance at the Railway Museum on Saturday, February 11. The phrase “community theatre project”  left me wondering what to expect. Would the play be charmingly inept […]

Anything Goes was a big night for the Visual Arts Centre

February 10th, 2017

By David F. Rooney The Visual Arts Centre’s annual Anything Goes art exhibition and auction was a major success last Friday as it brought in $4,600 for the upcoming exhibition season. “The night was a booming success with the tickets sold out on Friday evening and the gallery at capacity,” Visual Arts Centre Executive Director […]

New CBT program supports heritage values

February 8th, 2017

The Columbia Basin Trust is making history as it establishes a new program, a new partnership and new funding to support the Basin’s heritage values. The CBT has allocated $6.15 million for a three-year large capital grants program for built heritage and $600,000 for a Heritage Support Program that will see a professional heritage position […]

In Concert: The Canadian Guitar Quartet

February 4th, 2017

By Jason Portras The Canadian Guitar Quartet made a stop at the Revelstoke Performing Arts Centre on Thursday February 2, wowing a nearly packed house with their musical prowess, as they filled the space with Latin beats and renditions of classical standards. The Quartet, in its latest incarnation, consists of Louis Trépanier, Bruno Roussel, Julien […]

New Flying Arrow Community Theatre Project is very timely

January 31st, 2017

Flying Arrow Productions’ long-awaited — and very timely — Community Theatre Project, Welcome Home, will premiere with two showings on Saturday, February 11. The very site-specific play will open at the Revelstoke Railway Museum at 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm as part of Heritage Week. Running time is approximately 1 hour, not including the question and answer time […]

Arts Council announces a new autumn art festival and a last-minute film substitution

January 25th, 2017

Liza the Fox-Fairy replaces Umrika this evening (Wednesday, January 25) as the next installment of Movies in the Mountains. “You can use your Umrika tickets to attend this film, or if you would like a refund please go to your point of purchase and we will be happy to accommodate this,” Garry Pendergast, executive director […]

  • Going once… going twice… Anything Goes 7 is almost here

    January 23rd, 2017

    Friday, February 3, marks the seventh year of the Revelstoke Visual Arts Centre’s major annual fundraising event: Anything Goes! This event is highly anticipated each year by art patrons in Revelstoke and tickets are going fast. As with previous years, artists will be producing their works using a 12 x 12 inch canvas. This year, […]

    Relative Jazz to perform at the Selkirk Room on Feb. 3

    January 22nd, 2017

    Anything Goes, an art raffle and a brand-new season opener

    January 16th, 2017

    The Visual Arts Centre’s first exciting exhibition of the season, Anything Goes, will be held on Friday, February 3. The annual Anything Goes show is one of The Centre’s major fundraisers. This year’s show will feature original works by 30 talented local artists. As the title suggests, anything literally goes as far as subject matter […]

    7 Inches of Pleasure Tour’s 9-city jaunt begins in Revelstoke

    January 2nd, 2017

    This year’s Monster Energy 7 Inches of Pleasure Tour is kicking off at the Traverse Club in Revelstoke on Friday, January 27. For the fifth year in a row, Monster Energy has assembled five of North America’s finest vinyl crusaders for the nine-city tour. They are Five of Canada’s top DJs — DJ Scratch (Brooklyn, […]

    Catch The Groovineers at the Jazz Club this Saturday at 7

    January 1st, 2017

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    Museum & Archives’ AGM is coming up

    December 29th, 2016

    The Revelstoke Museum & Archives Association is holding its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, January 17, at 7 pm upstairs at the museum, located at 315 First Street West. “We would love to have you join us for the brief meeting, which will be followed by refreshments and beverages,” the4 museum said in an e-mail […]