February 27, 2013

YOU GO GIRL l Gas Station: SHIFT CHANGE l Sarasvati Monologues: Wild Women l March Music at McNally's

March 4, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Arkadash Bistro & Lounge, 268 Portage Avenue
With special host Jillian Taylor (CBC)
Tickets are $10 and are available at Cake-ology or Loka Boutique

Annick Beauchesne, a 15-year old student at Balmoral Hall, is a young woman on a mission to empower other girls just like her to give back to the community and to help them develop positive attitudes about themselves.

In support of Graffiti Art Programming Inc. and The Wasichana Fund Inc. – organizations that work with at-risk youth and girls.  Organized and hosted by Annick, YOU GO GIRL is a charity fashion show with a whole lot of girl power. 

Guests will be treated to complimentary hors d’oeuvres and delighted by a contortionist performance by the Rhythmic Royals Gymnastics Club and a dance routine by Graffiti Art Programming’s all-girl hip-hop dance troupe.

Gas Station Arts Centre, River at Osborne
Film Screening, March 5, 7 pm

The Winnipeg premiere of SHIFT CHANGE, a film by Melissa Young and Mark Dworkin.
The screening will be followed by a discussion with local co-operatives and refreshments.

Sarasvati Productions presents
Gallery at Manitoba Hydro Place, 360 Portage Avenue
March 8 at 8 pm
Tickets $10
Plus a free sneak peek March 8 at noon and community performances from March 5 to 8

This year’s theme is Wild Women.  Stories will focus on women who break barriers and reject the status quo! The evening will offer a diverse line-up of monologues by Canadian playwrights, performed by a talented local cast.  It gives voice to women of all backgrounds and covers topics from the hilarious to the inspiring.

I Am Supergirl by Sheree Bradford-Lea; performed by Samantha Walters
Booze Hound by Hannah Foulger; performed by Jane Burpee
The Chronicles of Heloise – My Choice by Elizabeth Copeland;
                                              performed by Alexandra Bolton
Hunting by Danielle Skene; performed by Elena Anciro
Come Up and See Me Sometime by Hope McIntyre; performed by Nan Fewchuk
Mama’s Night Out by Nicolle Nattrass; performed by Danielle Savage
All My Day Jobs by Kirsten Van Ritzen; performed by Lorraine James
Edith Spanner by Robyn Israel; performed by Cheryl Gensiorek
Flesh Offerings by Yvette Nolan; performed by Melanie Dean
Bilguisa Speaks Up by Donna-Michelle St. Bertrand; performed by Cherrel Holder


Brian Chipney Trio
Friday March 1, 8:00 pm
Mainstream Jazz

The Burton Trio
Saturday March 2, 8:00 pm

Matchstalk Men
Friday March 8, 8:00 pm
Easy Listening

Table 4 Three
Saturday March 9, 8:00 pm

Lois Gillespie
Friday March 15, 8:00 pm

The Hammers
Saturday March 16, 6:30-9:30 pm

Paul Plouffe
Friday March 22, 8:00 pm

The Robert Burton Trio
Saturday March 23, 8:00 pm

Phone 204-475-0483
(Toll-Free 1-800561-1833)

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