Kimberley Cranbrook entertainment guide

A fun-filled February

In the Gallery at Centre 64

Ikwe Aakii Iskwew

Jan. 29 to Feb. 23, 2019

Now in the gallery, “Ikwe Aakii Iskwew” by Rhonda Haws, Jacinta Marina & Tegan Whitesel. January 29 – February 23 | Tuesday–Saturday | 1-5 pm | Centre 64 Gallery | by donation. Exhibition Opening Reception February 2 | 2-4 pm | Centre 64 Gallery. Up next in the gallery is Spellbound by Mimi Sahlstrom.

Tuesday Feb. 19, 6:30 pm, Key City Theatre

Sharkwater Extinction

Discovering that sharks are being hunted to extinction, and with them the destruction of our life support system – activist and filmmaker Rob Stewart embarks on a dangerous quest to stop the slaughter. Following the sharks – and the money – into the elusive pirate fishing industry, Stewart uncovers a multi-billion dollar scandal that makes us all accomplices in the greatest wildlife massacre ever known.

Tuesday, Feb. 19, 8:30 pm, Key City Theatre

Colette

After marrying a successful Parisian writer known as “Willy” (Dominic West), Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette (Keira Knightley) is transplanted from her childhood home in rural France to the intellectual and artistic splendor of Paris. Willy convinces Colette to ghostwrite for him. She pens a semi-autobiographical novel about a witty and brazen country girl named Claudine, sparking a bestseller and a cultural sensation. After its success, Colette and Willy become the talk of Paris and their adventures inspire additional Claudine novels. Colette’s fight over creative ownership and gender roles drives her to overcome societal constraints, revolutionizing literature, fashion and sexual expression.

Double feature special for Feb.19, 2 movies for $20.

Fisher Peak Winter Ale concert series 2019

Brought to you by Key City Theatre and Fisher Peak performing Artists Society. Tickets $27.50 and $25 for members. Showtimes 7:30 pm

• February 13: The Wardens (with opener Oliver McQuaid) • March 27: The Slocan Ramblers (Connor Foote) • April 17: Holly Hyatt Band (Pyper Standing) • May 14: The Lovebullies (The Hurricanes)

Feb. 14 to 17; 20 to 23

Amigo’s Blue Guitar/

Stage Door Theatre

“Amigo’s Blue Guitar” tells the story of an El Salvadoran refugee and a family who pulls together to welcome him to Canada. It explores what it means and feels to be a refugee and how to relate to someone who has endured such intense personal grief. “Amigo’s Blue Guitar” runs for 10 performances; February 14-17 (February 17th is a matinee) and 20-23, 2019 at The Stage Door, 11-11th Ave South, Cranbrook. Tickets are available at Lotus Books. All performances at 7:30 p.m., except the matinee at 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 14

Casablanca at Wildhorse Theatre

Enjoy a Valentine’s Date Night at the Wild Horse Theatre as they present one of the most romantic movies of all time — Casablanca. $16 gets you a movie and a romantic sleight ride aroound the park. Sleigh rides start at 6 p.m. Movie at 7 p.m.

Friday, Feb. 15

JJ Shiplett Key City Theatre

The Alberta born singer-songwriter and performer is both bold in range and musical creativity and has a passion and reverence for the art of music and performance that has captured the attention of music fans across the country. Find out why JJ is Johnny Reid’s favourite rising star. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. tickets $30 available at the box office 250-426-7006 or www.keycitytheatre.com

Friday, Feb. 15

Art Movie Night Studio 64

Le Scandale Impressioniste”

Watch a movie about art and share in a casual guided discussion afterwards. February 15 | 7:30 pm | Studio 64 | by donation | light snacks provided | no host bar. The Art Movie Night series continues on March 15, Where the Universe Sings: The Spiritual Journey of Lawren Harris, and April 5, Chuck Close: A Portrait in Progress.

Saturday, Feb. 16

Dufflebag Children’s Theatre

Little Red Riding Hood

Key City Theatre 2 p.m.

Grandma is sick! Little Red Riding Hood is determined to visit her with a basket of goodies, on the other side of the woods. Unfortunately the Big Bad Wolf, waiting within, makes some lunch plans of his own! Good thing a helpful lumberjack is on hand when Little Red learns why Grandma’s teeth are so big… Find out why it’s not polite to wolf down your food, in DuffleBag’s version of the famous fairy tale!

Friday, Feb. 22

Ballet Jorgen: Coppelia

Coppélia is one of the world’s oldest surviving ballets and is the best known and most performed comedic ballet. It is a daring, bold and funny story that takes us into the mysterious mind of Dr. Coppélius, a lonely and disillusioned toy maker who wishes he could bring a perfect doll to life. CBJ’s contemporary retelling of the story will delight audiences of all ages. 7:30 p.m. Key City Theatre

Friday, April 26

Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Rumours Tribute Show Key City Theatre

VaughnCo Entertainment is proud to present Rumours The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac tribute show based in Los Angeles, California. The group recreates the legendary band in its youthful heyday from 1975-1979. Tickets keycithytheatre.com

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