September 2015 Events
 

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 highlight_jazzcafe Jazz Café Kelowna Presents: MIMOSA in Concert ~ Friday September 4 - 8:00PM - Black Box Theatre 
Back by very popular demand this band of musicians can be describer as “Jazz infused with Moulin Rouge”. If Cleo Lane, Jobim and Serge Gainsbourg all got together one night and jammed, they might sound like-what Mimosa has to offer.  
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 NormMacDonald_Highlight Norm MacDonald ~ Friday September 11 - 7:30PM 
Norm Macdonald is perhaps best known for his five seasons as a cast member on “Saturday Night Live” (SNL). For three years Macdonald anchored “Weekend Update”, SNL’s longest running recurring sketch. Macdonald also wrote for the popular ABC sitcom “Roseanne” and starred in “The Norm Show” from 1999 to 2001.
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 Queen It's a Kind of Magic Queen: It's a Kind of Magic ~ Monday September 14 - 8:00PM 
Queen – It’s a Kinda MAGIC recreates Queen’s 1986 World Tour concert, with state-of-the-art sound and lighting and authentic costumes, this is as close as you’ll ever get to the real thing! 
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 TKS-Wiz Theatre Kelowna Society Presents: Blowin in the Wind ~ September 16 - October 4 - 7:30PM - Black Box Theatre 
 
Our Fall Show at the Black Box Theatre this year will be a musical revue featuring the folk music of the 1960’s. Due to the enormous popularity of our last tribute to the 1960’s “The Swingin’ Sixties,” we have decided to once again explore the large treasure trove of music from that era. This time however, we will visit the “folk revival” that started in about 1959 
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 highlight_KCCPacificBaroque Kelowna Community Concerts Presents: Pacific Baroque Orchestra ~ Thursday September 17 - 7:30PM 
Pacific Baroque Orchestra serves up "early music for modern ears" with cutting-edge style and enthusiasm. PBO has become a vital force in the cultural landscape of Vancouver with ongoing support from Early Music Vancouver.
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 Buddy&Beatles_highlight Buddy & the Beatles ~ Friday September 18 - 7:30PM 
The concert will present the music of Buddy Holly and how it affected the Beatles’ career featuring all the early Beatle hits complete with costume changes and vintage Beatle instruments.  
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 highlight_DonWilliams Don Williams  ~ Sunday September 20 - 8:00PM 
Country music legend Don Williams returns to the stage with his impressive new album Reflections, a follow up to the acclaimed And So It Goes. Williams fans won’t want to miss this opportunity to get up close and personal
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Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock ~ Thursday September 24 - 3:30 & 6:30PM 
What time is it? It’s time for Bubble Guppies! Jump into a bubbly world of learning and laughter with Nickelodeon’s Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock. Koba Entertainment is making waves with its much-anticipated theatrical tour starring the most lovable guppy friends! 
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Bandidos Cerveza Rides Again ~ Saturday September 26 - 8:00PM 
 A 22 Piece Orchestral Rock Band with lead vocalists & backup signers. Performing Songs by: The Beatles, The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Peter Gabriel, Pink Floyd, Phil Collins, Gerry Raffery, Santana, The Guess Who, & Original Latin Rock
 
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 highlight_snowbirdlifestyle Snowbird Lifestyle Presentation ~ Wednesday September 30 - 1:00PM 
A spectacular lineup of entertainment appearing at this year's Snowbird Lifestyle Presentation. Admission is FREE and tickets not required; come and bring your friends!
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 wabkinew_highlight UBC Distinguished Speakers Series presents Wab Kinew ~ Wednesday September 30 - 7:00PM 
In this talk, Kinew shares his own struggles in his twenties to find the right path, eventually giving up a self-destructive lifestyle to passionately pursue music and martial arts. From his unique vantage point, he offers an inside view of what it means to be an educated aboriginal living in a country that is just beginning to wake up to its aboriginal history and living presence.
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  October 2015 Events
 

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 highlight_MarianneWilliamson An Evening with Marianne Williamson ~ Thursday October 1 - 7:00PM 
Marianne Williamson is an internationally acclaimed spiritual author and lecturer. Six of her eleven published books have been New York Times Best Sellers. Four of these have been #1 New York Times Best Sellers. A Return to Love is considered a must-read of The New Spirituality. A paragraph from that book, beginning "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure..." is considered an anthem for a contemporary generation of seekers.
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Thelonely_highlight The Lonely: A Tribute to Roy Orbison~ Friday October 2 - 7:30PM 
The BIG O was unmistakable with his trademark sunglasses, his distinctive, powerful voice, his complex compositions and the dark emotional ballads we all love. From 1960 to ’64 Roy Orbison landed 22 songs on the Billboard Top 40, including “Only The Lonely”, “Crying”, and “Oh, Pretty Woman”. 
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 birddawg_highlight Byrd Dawg - Tribute to THE EVERLY BROTHERS & SIMON and GARFUNKEL~ Saturday October 3 - 7:30PM 
Byrd Dawg starring Joel Dietrich and Wayne Rempel are The Ultimate Tribute to Two Iconic Duos THE EVERLY BROTHERS...and artists they influenced and SIMON and GARFUNKEL.
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 highlight_osonewworld Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents A Brave New World  ~ Friday October 16 - 7:30PM 
Inspired by the folk songs and dances of their heritage, the music of Dvořák and Sibelius rings with infectious energy and nationalistic pride.  We celebrate Sibelius’ 150th birthday with his patriotic tone poem, Finlandia and feature Canadian violin sensation, Martin Beaver in the Violin Concerto 
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Dreams: A Classic Rock Fantasy ~ Sunday October 18 - 8:00PM 
Uncannily emulating Nicks’ throaty purr and lipsticked panache, artist Julie C. Myers delivers era defining ballads and bluesy rock
 as only Stevie would 
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Shane Koyczan ~ Thursday October 22 - 7:30PM 
Internationally recognized author and spoken word artist Shane Koyczan has emerged as a creator of poetry that dares to belong to the people and speak directly to them in their own voice.
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 highlight_murraymclaughlan Murray McLauchlan ~ Friday October 23 - 7:30PM 
Murray McLauchlan is one of Canada’s most highly regarded singer/songwriters, and with good cause. Over a 40-year career, he has released 18 albums and been awarded 11 Junos. His songs Farmer’s Song, Down by the Henry Moore, Whispering Rain and Sweeping the Spotlight Away are now considered Canadian standards. 
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 highlight_vmff Vancouver Mountain Film Festival  ~ Saturday October 24 - 7:00PM
Come join us on exhilarating mountain adventures with gravity holding you securely in your seat! Tickets available at: AG Outdoor Superstore, Fresh Air Experience, Fresh Air Concept, ONE Board Shop, Beyond the Crux, Kelowna Cycle, True Outdoors, Wild Mountain, Mosaic Books, Leo's Video, Cycle Path
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 NewVintageLogo Highlight New Vintage Theatre Presents: As the Sun Burns - Hallowe'en Party ~ Saturday October 24 - 7:30PM - Black Box Theatre 
Feel the burn! Join us for our popular parody soap opera, set in familiar Kelowna and meet characters that you have never imagined catch up on our past season - now a tv series on Shaw TV 
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 highlight_fingereleven Finger Eleven ~ Wednesday October 28 - 8:00PM 
Finger Eleven is a Canadian rock band that first formed in their Burlington, ON high school in 1989 as the “Rainbow Butt Monkeys”.  The band has achieved a devoted following throughout their existence which began with money they won from a rock band search contest on southern Ontario’s 97.7 HTZ-FM’s “Rocksearch” competition
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 HauntedHowler2014 Haunted Halloween Howler Comedy Fest~ Saturday October 31 - 8:00PM 
Kelowna's biggest comedy festival returns this Halloween as the 3rd Annual Haunted Howler Comedy Fest takes the stage at the Kelowna Community Theatre Saturday, October 31
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  November 2015 Events
 

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 fourbyfour_highlight Four by Four ~ Sunday November 1 - 7:00PM  
This exciting retrospective features a stellar cast of four celebrating in person the music of The Beach Boys, The Beatles, The Bee Gees and Motown. Their performance will feature over fifty legendary songs from these great icons of pop music culture all in one Las Vegas style show
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 Highlight_Pavlo Pavlo ~ Thursday November 5 - 7:30PM  
Pavlo is described as a “Guitar Master” whose gift for original melodies is in equal measure to his genius ability to fully engage any audience. After his successful PBS Special, “Pavlo: Mediterranean Nights”, his next project was developing his very own ‘Pavlo Signature Series’ guitar for mass production.
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 highlight_classof59 Class of '59 ~ Friday November 6 - 7:30PM  
Imagine and all-star rock'n'roll band with Buddy Holly (Zachary Stevenson) on guitar... Jerry Lee Lewis (Lance Lipinsky) on piano... the Big Bopper (Bill Culp) on string bass together with Young Elvis, Bill Haley, the Everly Brothers and Brenda Lee dropping by to join in the fun.  
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 NewVintageLogo Highlight New Vintage Theatre Presents: As the Sun Burns - Twin Peaks ~ Saturday November 7 - 7:30PM - Black Box Theatre 
Feel the burn! Join us for our popular parody soap opera, set in familiar Kelowna and meet characters that you have never imagined catch up on our past season - now a tv series on Shaw TV 
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 highlight_redrockdiner Arts Club presents Red Rock Diner ~ Thursday November 12 - 7:30PM  
Vancouver, 1957. Five teens come of age while DJ Red Robinson plays the biggest hits of the time—from the raucous “Great Balls of Fire” and “Jailhouse Rock” to ballads like “Diana” and “Crying.” This infectious musical captures the excitement and innocence of the city’s burgeoning rock ‘n’ roll scene. 
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highlight_bahamas Bahamas ~ Saturday November 14 - 8:00PM  
Afie Jurvanen isn’t from the Bahamas. He’s a Finnish-Canadian from Barrie–a working class town in rural Ontario. But his chosen epithet is fitting. Since 2009 he’s been making music under the name Bahamas–writing songs about sunsets, love affairs, and making out with crooked smiles. Through simple arrangements, he charts an escape route from the snow belt to the coral reefs.  
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 highlight_osoclassicbeauty  Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents Classic Beauty  ~ Friday November 20 - 7:30PM 
Classical elegance and courtly charm describe the music of Mozart’s era.  Featuring pieces written in or inspired by the 18th Century, this concert will be luminous and graceful, showing off the classic beauty of the era.  Ariel Barnes, principal cellist of the VSO brings his “luscious tone and technical prowess”
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 TKS-Wiz Theatre Kelowna Society Presents: Meet Me at the Snowflake Festival ~ November 26-29
“Meet Me at the Snowflake Festival” is a holiday show full of music, dance, comedy and song. The story follows the friendship of two young men that begins at the town’s annual Snowflake Festival in 1942 and continues through to 1999. The funny and touching story of their lives is intertwined with performances by professional and amateur groups from throughout our community. Expect a different show every night as various entertainers pop in for their cameos.
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Kelowna Community Concerts Presents: The Five Browns ~ Tuesday December 15 - 7:30PM 
Five musical siblings – Ryan, Melody, Gregory, Deondra and Desirae Brown – and their five grand pianos roll into town for a rousing holiday concert. The 5 Browns have toured internationally, creating a sensation with their arrangements of classical, movie and holiday music.
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 highlight_anosoxmas Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents An OSO Christmas  ~ Saturday December 19- 7:30PM 
For our annual Christmas performance, we put the OSO front and centre to play all of your seasonal favourites.  Guest vocalist, Robert Fine will show off his “inner crooner”  with the wonderful standards White Christmas and Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire. Guest conducted by our own Dennis Colpitts
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 BMFF Banff Mountain Film Festival  ~ Monday December 28 - 7:00PM
The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a program of The Banff Centre, is the largest, and one of the most prestigious, mountain festivals in the world. Hot on the heels of the festival held every fall in Banff, Alberta, the Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour hits the road! Tickets available atFresh Air Experience, True Outdoors, Wild Mountain,
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 NewVintageLogo Highlight  New Vintage Theatre Presents: As the Sun Burns - New Year's Show ~ Thursday December 31 - 7:30PM - Black Box Theatre 
Feel the burn! Join us for our popular parody soap opera, set in familiar Kelowna and meet characters that you have never imagined catch up on our past season - now a tv series on Shaw TV 
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  January 2016 Events
 

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 highlight_FrenchSoiree Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents French Soiree  ~ Saturday January 23 - 7:30PM 
Inspired by the intense creativity of Paris, we perform music inspired by poetry, love and jazz.  Debussy’s symphonic poem Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun captures the sultry poetry of Mallarmé showing off our principal flute, Christine Moore 
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New Vintage Theatre Presents: As the Sun Burns - So I Married An...  ~ Saturday January 23 - 7:30PM - Black Box Theatre 
Feel the burn! Join us for our popular parody soap opera, set in familiar Kelowna and meet characters that you have never imagined catch up on our past season - now a tv series on Shaw TV 
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  February 2016 Events
 

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 Highlight_chaifolkdance Kelowna Community Concerts Presents: Chai Folk Dance Ensemble ~ Monday February 1 - 7:30PM 
With more than 40 dancers, singers and musicians, Chai celebrates Jewish culture from Israel, Morocco, Greece, Russia, Poland, Brazil, Spain and Aftrica. "Chai," which means "alive" in Hebrew, is the oldest and largest Israeli folk dance ensemble in North America.
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 highligh_osofrenchsoiree Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents Heroes & Heroines  ~ Friday February 12 - 7:30PM 
We juxtapose the classics with jazz in this concert.  The heroine, Leonore immortalized by Beethoven in his opera Fidelio gives us all a reason to cheer. The great James Campbell, one of the world’s foremost clarinetists, returns to our stage showing his versatility and mastery of both the classics and jazz.
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  March 2016 Events
 

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 highlight_duorendevous Kelowna Community Concerts Presents: Duo Rendevous ~ Tuesday March 1 - 7:30PM 
Violinist Jasper Woods and guitarist Daniel Bolshoy established Duo Rendezvous to perform virtuosic and intimate music…great music that comes from everywhere and goes directly to the heart.
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 highlight_osonighitofmusic Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents Music of the Night  ~ Friday March 4 - 7:30PM 
 
The music of the West End London Musical is front and centre for our pops programme this season. Celebrating the extraordinary music of Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and friends, we are thrilled to present internationally celebrated tenor, Peter Karrie and our own soprano star Melina Moore for an evening of greatest hits of the Broadway stage. From Phantom of the Opera, to Jesus Christ Superstar and Les Miserables, Peter Karrie has been lauded around the world for his portrayal of the lead characters. 
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 NewVintageLogo Highlight New Vintage Theatre Presents: As the Sun Burns - Season Finale ~ Saturday March 12 - 7:30PM Black Box Theatre
Feel the burn!   Join us for our popular parody soap opera, set in familiar Kelowna and meet characters that you have never imagined catch up on our past season - now a tv series on Shaw TV 
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 highlight_theirrelevantshow New Vintage Theatre Presents: The Irrelevant Show ~ Friday March 18 - 7:30PM
The Irrelevant Show is back for its fifth season on the CBC Radio One network, and once again, live tapings have become hot tickets! "The live recordings are a fantastic experience", Brown says. "The actors are performing the sketches for a live audience for the first time; the crowd gets to see sound effects and music created right in front of them: suddenly the whole show comes to life right before your eyes
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 highlight_kfx2016 New Vintage Theatre Presents: KFX ~ Saturday March 19
The Okanagan will be hosting its third, and expanded “Comic-Con” style event this coming Spring.  Presented once again by New Vintage Theatre, the newly named KFX will be an annual event that will transport the interior of BC to a world of comics, manga/anime, Sci-Fi, fantasy, horror, gaming, movies and more.
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   April 2016 Events
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 highlight_Osofourseasons Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents The Four Seasons~ Friday April 8 - 7:30PM 
Audiences leapt to their feet the last time violinist and fiddler David Greenberg performed Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons with the OSO. This well loved masterpiece paints its way through a beautiful musical landscape bringing to life spring showers, summer heat, autumn harvest and the icy blasts of winter. 
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 highlight_brassquintet Kelowna Community Concerts Presents: Atlantic Brass Quintet ~ Tuesday April 12 - 7:30PM 
Hot jazz, Dixieland, swing, ragtime, the blues - the outstanding musicians of CanUS originate from both sides of the border, and together offer a wealth of musical talent and styles. 
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 highlight_osocarminaburnia Okanagan Symphony Orchestra presents Carmina Burana~ Friday May 6 - 7:30PM 
 The Bergmann Duo are featured in Marcel’s Concerto for Two Pianos and then combine forces with the OSO, massed chorus, and exceptional soloists in the vivid and powerful Carmina Burana by Carl Orff.  The 12 Century poetry explores themes of nature, love and fate inspiring music that is exhilarating, driving, and unforgettable 
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 highlight_marypoppins Kelowna Actor's Studio presents Mary Poppins ~ July 28-31
Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure. The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep.
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 highlight_marypoppins Kelowna Actor's Studio presents Mary Poppins ~ August 3-6
Everyone's favourite practically perfect nanny takes the stage in this Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious musical adventure. The jack-of-all trades, Bert, introduces us to England in 1910 and the troubled Banks family. Young Jane and Michael have sent many a nanny packing before Mary Poppins arrives on their doorstep.
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